Museum Stories

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Every Wednesday, 9:30-10:30am (0-24 months) and 10:30-11:30am (2-4 years)
Space is limited; pre-registration is required
$5 per family or free with VBMA membership

A theme-based, participatory program for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers that includes reading books, singing songs, dancing, and creating art together. Museum Stories takes place in the VBMA’s Art Zone. Museum Stories will include a take-home activity.   

 

May 4, 11, 18, 25 | Water, Water, Everywhere
Imagine wading and splashing in the water as you look at paintings of oceans, lakes and pools that are paired with thematic books and songs.

0 – 24 months at 9:30 am:  May 4   May 11   May 18   May 25 

2 – 4 year olds at 10:30 am:  May 4   May 11   May 18   May 25

 

June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 | The Great Outdoors
Enjoy the scenery, fresh air and the fun you can have outside along with the music and books that feature the outdoors.

0 – 24 months at 9:30 am:  June 1   June 8   June 15   June 22   June 29

2 – 4 year olds at 10:30 am:  June 1   June 8   June 15   June 22   June 29  

Week 60 – Museum Stories

Week 60 – Museum Stories

MUSEUM STORIES December 8This month, Museum Stories takes a walk in the snow in a painting by Grandma Moses. Watch the short video for some fun with art, a book and an art project!Download the lesson plan.Download the template.Museum Extras Anke's Art Moment Flick...

Week 59 – Museum Stories

Week 59 – Museum Stories

MUSEUM STORIES November 10This month, Museum Stories flies away with some spaceships in a painting by Ionel Talpazan. Watch the short video for some fun with art, a book and an art project!Download the lesson plan.Download the template.Museum Extras Anke's Art Moment...

Week 58 – Museum Stories

Week 58 – Museum Stories

MUSEUM STORIES October 13This month, clip clop along with the video as Museum Stories explores a carousel horse by Charles Carmel. Watch the short video for some fun with art, a book and an art project!Download the lesson plan.Download the template.Museum Extras...

Week 57 – Museum Stories

Week 57 – Museum Stories

MUSEUM STORIES September 8 This month, Museum Stories explores slithers through the rainforest! Watch the short video for some fun with art, a book and an art project!Download the lesson plan.Download the template.Museum Extras Anke's Art Moment Flick Picks Museum...

Week 56 – Museum Stories

Week 56 – Museum Stories

MUSEUM STORIES August 11 This week, Museum Stories explores opposites in artwork by Christo and Jeanne-Claude. Watch the short video for some fun with art, a book and an art project!Download the lesson plan.Download the template.Museum Extras Anke's Art Moment Flick...

Week 55 – Museum Stories

Week 55 – Museum Stories

MUSEUM STORIES July 14 This week, Museum Stories is blown away with art by Christo and Jeanne-Claude. Watch the short video for some fun with outdoor art, a book and an art project!Download the lesson plan.Download the template.Museum Extras Anke's Art Moment Flick...

Week 54 – Museum Stories

Week 54 – Museum Stories

MUSEUM STORIES June 9 This week, Museum Stories looks at the color pink. Watch the short video for some fun with a photograph, book and art project!Download the lesson plan.Download the template.Museum Extras Anke's Art Moment Flick Picks Museum Stories Art Tutorials...

Week 53 – Museum Stories

Week 53 – Museum Stories

MUSEUM STORIES May 12 This week, Museum Stories looks at a sculpture full of shapes. Watch the short video for some fun with a painting, book and art project!Download the lesson plan.Download the template.Museum Extras Anke's Art Moment Flick Picks Museum Stories Art...

Week 52 – Museum Stories

Week 52 – Museum Stories

MUSEUM STORIES April 14 This week, Museum Stories soars up, up and away in a Hudson River School landscape and a book by Dr. Seuss. Watch the short video for some fun with a painting, book and art project! https://www.viagrageneric.orgDownload the lesson plan.Download...

Museum Stories – Week 51

Museum Stories – Week 51

MUSEUM STORIES March 31 This week, Museum Stories floats along the Hudson River with sail boats. Watch the short video and make your own sailboat!Download the lesson plan.Download the template.Museum Extras Anke's Art Moment Flick Picks Museum Stories Art Tutorials A+...