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Introducing 2019-2020 Art Explorers’ Story Hour Schedule

The Rockwell believes that museums act as community centers – a place for safe and authentic arts experiences for all audiences. That’s why we’re proud to once again partner with the Southeast Steuben County Library for Art Explorers’ Story Hour.

On the first Thursday of each month, from 10-11 a.m. at The Rockwell Museum, Children’s Librarian Sue McConnell reads beloved stories thematically linked to The Rockwell’s art collection. Families are then invited to explore the Museum and socialize with games and activities, connecting little ones to authentic arts experiences through storytime and un-plugged play – including a visit to the hands-on KIDS ROCKWELL Art Lab at no charge. 

2019 – 2020 Schedule | Printable PDF of Schedule

Thursday, October 3 | People Who Make Art – The Artist Who Painted a Blue Horse by Eric Carle

Thursday, November 7 | I Love Me – The Skin You Live In by Michael Tyler

Thursday, December 5 | Gingerbread Tales* – The Gingerbread Man 2: What Happened Later by Stephen Dixon
*Includes a special project in the Art Lab

Thursday, January 2 | What Makes Me Special? – Be Who You Are by Todd Parr

Thursday, February 6 | Mixing Colors in Art – Mix It Up by Herve Tullet

Thursday, March 5 | Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) Stories – Rabbit’s Snow Dance by James & Joseph Bruchac

Thursday, April 2 | Rhythms of the Natural World –I Know the River Loves Me by Maya Christina Gonzalez

May 7 | Who Takes Care of Me? – Little Night/ Nochecita by Yuyi Morales

Contact Kate Swanson in the Rockwell Museum Education Department with questions: swansonk@rockwellmuseum.org

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