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Tickets

Event Details

Every Thursday
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Price

Free with Museum Admission

Location

High Museum of Art

Event Description

Toddler Thursdays occur every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. These activities are FREE with Museum Admission. Explore a new theme each month, with related artworks, art projects, stories, and tours.

Toddler Thursday hours have been extended! New program times: 10 a.m.–4 p.m.


November: Meet the New High

After a major reinstallation of the Museum’s permanent collection, our galleries are open for exploration! Find some of your old favorites and meet some new friends.


November 1
Featured Artwork
Photo of a wooden installation artwork by Michael Heizer titled "Eight Part Circle."
Michael Heizer (American, born 1944), Eight-Part Circle, 1976, wood, gift in memory of Xavier Fourcade by exchange with the artist, 1994.14a–h

Art Project
Wood Sculpture
10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Purple Workshop, Greene Family Education Center, Lower Level, Stent Family Wing

Story Time
Old MacDonald Had a Woodshop, by Lisa Shulman and Ashley Wolff
10:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet by elevators on the Skyway Level of the Wieland Pavilion


November 8
Featured Artwork
Fragile Future
Fragile Future 3.13, 2013, dandelion seeds, phosphorus bronze, LED bulbs, and Plexiglas, Ralph Nauta (Dutch, born England, 1978) and Lonneke Gordijn (Dutch, born 1980), designers, and Studio Drift, the Netherlands, established 2007, manufacturer, museum purchase, 2017.333

Art Project
Art Inside a Tube
10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Purple Workshop, Greene Family Education Center, Lower Level, Stent Family Wing

Toddler Tours
10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Location: TBD
Join us for an interactive gallery tour designed just for toddlers and their caregivers. Tours are offered on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month.


November 15
Featured Artwork
Photo of two artworks by R.A. Miller that reference the flag of the United States.
R. A. Miller (American, 1912–2006), This Flag Won’t Burn, ca. 1970s–1980s, acrylic on corrugated metal, 2017.130

Art Project
Mono Print on Foil
10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Purple Workshop, Greene Family Education Center, Lower Level, Stent Family Wing

Story Time
TBD
10:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet by elevators on the Skyway Level of the Wieland Pavilion


November 29
Featured Artwork
mask
Yacouba Bondé (Bwa, Burkinabé, born 1963), Butterfly Mask, ca. 2002, wood and paint, gift of Scott and Judy Lampert, 2009.4

Art Project
Make Your Own Mask
10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Purple Workshop, Greene Family Education Center, Lower Level, Stent Family Wing

Toddler Tours
10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet by elevators on the Skyway Level of the Stent Family Wing
Join us for an interactive gallery tour designed just for toddlers and their caregivers. Tours are offered on the second and fourth Thursdays of each month.


Family Fun at the Woodruff Arts Center is sponsored by the Lettie Pate Evans Foundation, which is part of the family of foundations that also includes the Robert W. Woodruff Foundation. The Lettie Pate Evans Foundation is an independent private foundation that invests primarily in education, arts, and culture.