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Toddler Thursdays
Tickets
Event Details
Every Thursday
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Price
Free with Museum Admission
Location
High Museum of Art

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.


July 2018: Tales and Tails

Fuel your imagination this summer with the power of reading! Immerse yourself in Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic. This playful, multisensory exhibition explores the magical world of Winnie-the-Pooh, one of the most adored fictional characters of all time.


July 5
Featured Artwork

Rendering of colorful, sculptural sonic devices installed on the piazza.
Yuri Suzuki
Funnel Phone

Art Project
Funnel Phone
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Taylor Lobby, Wieland Pavilion

Story Time
The Maestro Plays, by Bill Martin
10:30 and 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet in the Taylor Lobby of the Wieland Pavilion


July 12
Featured Artwork
bedcover
Mary Lee Bendolph (American, born 1935)
Blocks and Strips, 2005
Corduroy
High Museum of Art, purchase and gift of the Souls Grown Deep Foundation from the William S. Arnett Collection, 2017.33

Art Project
Stamping Fabric
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Taylor Lobby, Wieland Pavilion

Toddler Tour
10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet on the Second Level of the Wieland Pavilion
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.


July 19
Featured Artwork
Outliers Press Image: Painting by Jacob Lawrence titled Sidewalk Drawings
Jacob Lawrence (American, 1917–2000)
Sidewalk Drawings, 1943
Gouache on paper
Collection of Shahara Ahmad-Llewellyn

Art Project
Chalk Drawings
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Taylor Lobby, Wieland Pavilion

Story Time
Chalk, by Bill Thomson
Meet on the Second Level of the Wieland Pavilion


July 26
Featured Artwork
Photo of a fiber and mixed media artwork by Judith Scott.
Judith Scott (American, 1943–2005)
Untitled, 1993
Fiber and mixed media
Courtesy Creative Growth Art Center, Oakland

Art Project
Wrap a Brush
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Taylor Lobby, Wieland Pavilion

Toddler Tour
10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet on the Second Level of the Wieland Pavilion
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.


August 2018: Tales and Tails

Fuel your imagination this summer with the power of reading! Immerse yourself in Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic. This playful, multisensory exhibition explores the magical world of Winnie-the-Pooh, one of the most adored fictional characters of all time.


August 2
Featured Artwork
Outliers Press Image: Drawing by Bill Traylor titled Snake.
Bill Traylor (American, 1854–1949), Snake, ca. 1939–1942, gouache and graphite on cardboard, lent by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, promised gift of Charles E. and Eugenia C. Shannon.

Art Project
Circular Snake
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Taylor Lobby, Wieland Pavilion

Story Times
Hide and Snake, by Keith Baker

10:30 and 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet on the Second Level of the Wieland Pavilion


August 9
Featured Artwork
Outliers Press Image: Painting by Henri Rousseau titled Tropical Forest with Monkeys.
Henri Rousseau (French, 1844–1910), Tropical Forest with Monkeys, 1910, oil on canvas, National Gallery of Art, Washington, John Hay Whitney Collection.

Art Project
Colorful Leaves
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Taylor Lobby, Wieland Pavilion

Toddler Tours
10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet on the Second Level of the Wieland Pavilion
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.


August 16
Featured Artwork
Mixed media on canvas artwork by Howardena Pindell.
Howardena Pindell (American, born 1943), Untitled, 1977, mixed media on canvas, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Broughton.

Art Project
White Texture
10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Taylor Lobby, Wieland Pavilion

Story Times
Mina’s White Canvas, by Hyeon-Ju Lee
10:30 and 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet on the Second Level of the Wieland Pavilion


August 23
Featured Artwork
Outliers Press Image: Drawing by Joseph Yoakum titled Briar Head Mountain of National Park Range of Bryce Canyon National.
Joseph Yoakum (American, 1886–1972), Briar Head Mtn of National Park Range of Bryce Canyon National, ca. 1969, ballpoint pen and colored pencil on white paper, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Art Project
Texture Landscape

Toddler Tours
10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet on the Second Level of the Wieland Pavilion
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.


August 30
Featured Artwork
Artwork by Nancy Shaver titled In the Wings.
Nancy Shaver (American, born 1946), In the Wings, 2015, hand-loomed wool with natural dyes by Emi Winter, metal armature, wooden block, dress fabric, paper, Flashe acrylic, house paint, and oil pastel, Courtesy of the Artist and Derek Eller Gallery.

Art Project
Collaged Boxes

Story Times
What a Treasure, by Jane and Will Hillenbrand

10:30 and 11:30 a.m., 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet on the second level of the Wieland Pavilion


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.