IMPORTANT NEWS FLASH
About Family Day EVENTS- This Saturady, Jan 19 from 1-4 pm:
All events will be happening as planed EXCEPT The Dis-Assembly Required Workshop , which has been cancelled due to family illness!
We are working on hosting a replacement activity, suitable for ages 5 and up in it’s stead.We will be emailing all those who signed up for this event. We apologize for any disappointment this may cause! Please join us for the other fun events and activities coming up – and to see the show!
About Family Day Events:
- Make a Wood Veneer Lampshadesuitable for ages 10 and up. 2-4 pm
With Jeff Carter, founder and owner of the Westmount Group of woodworkers. Directs a workshop for slightly older kids and adults to make beautiful lampshades from wood veneer scraps.
3-4 pm Suitable for ages 4 and up.
Willie Hoffman from Playable Studio, will work with kids, demonstrating his hands-on method for creating prototypes of furniture. Great for budding designers and sculptors!
Unsupervised activities, free and open to all throughout the day:
- Rubber mold “Petting Zoo”
Michael Galvin, Sculptor, casting expert and Artspace’s gallery manager puts together a ” petting zoo”, where children can touch and explore objects used in rubber mold-making and casting.
- Vintage Erector sets!
Children and their families are invited to make structures using vintage toys were generously lent to the exhibition by The Eli Whitney Museum in Hamden, CT. Enjoy a bit of local history and a fun technical challenge at the same time!
- Come see the exhibit in it’s final week. the gallery is open on Saturday from 12-8 pm.
Activities are free and open to the public with suggested donation of $5 material fee per activity. Please register for the events to ensure a place for your child at the table!
Adults are expected to accompany their children, please register for the number of children that will be participating in workshop. Parents do not need to register, we will assume that you will attend. register here: http://
Thank you- we look forward to seeing you in the gallery!