goARTkids:

A guide to art in NYC, with families in mind.



Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Weekend Art Programs for Kids

"Flag Gate," artist unidentified, circa 1876
Collection American Folk Art Museum

Families and Folk Art
Every first Saturday The American Folk Art Museum offers a kid-friendly tour of the exhibits followed by an art making project inspired by the collections.  The program lasts an hour and starts at 1 p.m. Children ages 4-12 can participate and admission is free.
The American Folk Art Museum
2 Lincoln Square, New York
www.folkartmuseum.org/
familyprograms@folkartmuseum.org
photo credit: John Parnell

The Jewish Museum offers art workshops on Sundays from 1-4pm in their activity center. The Space is equipped for whatever projects your children would like to try.  They can chose from painting, sculpting or drawing.  The activity is free with museum admission.  The Museum is located at 1109 Fifth Ave at 92nd street 

www.thejewishmuseum.org/