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Free Family Days!

Free Family Days! at the Jepson Center

1:00-4:00pm | One Saturday Each Month (unless otherwise noted)

Family Days are fun, educational and FREE! Enjoy hands on art projects, gallery exploration activities, story time and much more designed specifically for the entire family! Create DIY masterpieces, play art detective, or explore the ArtZeum, an interactive arts space. With gallery activities on our mobile Art Cart, everyone can get in on the art and the action. Each month will feature a different theme based on the museum’s changing exhibitions. Stop by a little while or stay for the entire afternoon-it’s all free. Come see what the fun is all about!

Funded by Georgia Power and AGL Resources.
*Major funding by the City of Savannah Department of Cultural Affairs.

Saturday, January 24
PULSE
Jepson Center/Telfair Academy

One of the most popular events during PULSE is the all-ages family day. From drones to 3-D printing, PULSE Maker Day will highlight cool art, technology, and do-it-yourself projects. Savannah-area“makers” will give demonstrations. In addition to all the hands-on fun in the Jepson Center, the performance artist Miwa Matreyek will give a special matinee show in the Telfair Academy at 3 pm.

 

Sunday, February 8
Super Museum Sunday
Jepson Center

Families can add to the fun of Super Museum Sunday by taking part in several open-ended art-making activities in the Jepson Center Eckburg Atrium.

 

Saturday, March 7
The Visual Blues
Jepson Center

Explore the creativity of the blues, jazz, and the Harlem Renaissance in this day of activities for all ages. Make a collage inspired by the art of Romare Bearden and learn dances of the period. Enjoy a 2pm performance by the Savannah Children’s Choir and a 3pm concert by the legendary guitarist and blueswoman Beverly “Guitar” Watkins and the King Bees.

 

Saturday, April 11
In Living Color
Jepson Center

Spring into fun, and celebrate the exhibitions In Living Color and Hot Pink in an afternoon of hands-on art-making for children and adults. Try out relief printing, and silk-screen your own t-shirts. Help make an inflatable sculpture!