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April Second Sunday
Event Details
April 8, 2018
12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
High Museum of Art

On the second Sunday of each month, we offer free admission for all visitors and special family-friendly programming from 1 to 4 p.m.

To help ensure your family has a great experience at the High Museum, check out our Second Sunday Social Story (información en español). This will give you a sense of what to expect during your visit.

Please note: Admission is free from 12 noon to 5 p.m. Programming takes place from 1 to 4 p.m.

April 2018: Family Foolishness

It’s April Fool’s Day all month at the High! Artists can be quite sneaky—come try to catch them using the tricks of their trade.

Improv Comedy with Dad’s Garage
1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Location: Robinson Atrium, Stent Family Wing
Dad’s Garage transforms people, communities, and perspectives through laughter. They love to bring the fun of improv to folks who didn’t even know they wanted the power of “Yes, and…”. Put on your role-playing shoes and bring your favorite joke to tell!

Joris Laarman-Inspired Maker Demos
1–4 p.m.
Location: Robinson Atrium, Stent Family Wing
To celebrate Joris Laarman Lab: Design in the Digital Age, enjoy a Pop-Up Maker Space inspired by Laarman’s own lab, where artisans and scientists collaborate. Watch local artists as they make their creations on-site at the Museum.

Art-Making Workshops
1–4 p.m.
Location: Greene Family Education Center, Lower Level, Stent Family Wing
Work with High Museum teaching artists to create your own masterpiece!

Pinkalicious and Peterrific Story Times
1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Location: Stent Family Wing, Lower Level
Join the fun through an interactive children’s book experience inspired by our monthly theme.

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GPB Kids: Pinkalicious & Peterrific Screening
1–4 p.m.
Location: Stent Family Wing, Hill Auditorium
Join us for a special screening of PBS Kids’ show, Pinkalicious & Peterrific. Based on the bestselling Pinkalicious book series by author Victoria Kann, Pinkalicious & Peterrific follows the adventures of Pinkalicious and her brother, Peter, as they explore the town of Pinkville with their neighborhood friends. The imaginative Pinkalicious finds creative opportunities everywhere she looks and inspires everyone around her to find imaginative solutions to problems.

Art Movers (best for ages 5+)
2:45 p.m.
Location: Meet in the Wieland Pavilion, Skyway Level
In this program, families will get moving in the galleries! For 20 minutes, we’ll look at an artwork and make connections with movement.

Toddler Tours (best for ages 15 months–3 years)
1:15 and 2 p.m.
This workshop is a physically interactive experience for toddlers to engage with art. Building on budding imaginations, we’ll use dance- and drama-based strategies to interpret works of art and learn about museums.

Baby Steps: Infant Tour (best for 15 months and younger with a caregiver)
3:30 p.m.
The earliest encounters with art are about interacting with the visual world and encouraging babies to respond to their environment. Baby Steps is about having a one-on-one conversation with your baby. (20 minutes)


Generous support for this program is provided by the Lettie Pate Evans Foundation.

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Special thanks to Publix Super Markets Charities for their support of Second Sundays in February, March, April, May, and June.