April is a busy, busy month for the Museum! Click the images to go to each event's site and learn even more information!
April is National Poetry Month, and the Museum is excited to integrate art and literature in a new, interdisciplinary celebration! All month, on the blog and in the galleries, we will spotlight student work inspired by our collections, share lesson plans, and hold interactive events tied to National Poetry Month. #joinus4npm in person or on social media!
All Month, Tues-Sat 10am-6pm
| June-July, Most camps 9am-12pm|
$65 for members at the Family-level and above
$85 for non-members
|Every Monday in April, 8:30am|
Saturday, April 1st, 9am-12pm
Jackson Ave. Center
|Monday, April 3, 2017, 4:30 pm-5:30 pm|
|Storytime at the Lafayette-Oxford Public Library|
Friday, April 7, 2017, 10:30 am
|First Friday Free Sketch Day & Poetry Write-In|
Friday April 7, 2017
The perfect antidote for writer’s block! Come use our LOFT (Lafayette Oxford Foundation for Tomorrow) gallery stools to sit in the collection and use our artwork as inspiration for your next poem or story. Free sketch, writing, and inspiration materials provided.
|Saturday, April 8, 2017, 8:30-10:30 a.m.|
Ages 0-2 with a grown-up
|Thursday, April 13, 2017 @ the Powerhouse|
Thursday, April 27, 2017 @ the Museum
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
$5 per family
|People, Places, and Things! Kate Freeman Clark Family Day|
Saturday, April 22, Drop-in 10 am-noon
|April (Double) Art Crawl|
April 25, 2017
Various around Oxford
Fun, free jump-on, jump-off tour of Oxford’s art scene and YAC Sculpture Trail hosted by the Yoknapatawfa Arts Council. Come meet our new sculpture, Zorro the Fox, and attend a poetry reading at the Museum featuring the works of Professor Blair Hobbs’ students starting at 7pm. Transportation and refreshments provided.
|Double Decker Arts Festival|
GFOS's 5th Annual Gospel Choir Showcase
and Cooking Competition
April 30, 2017 3-5pm
Next to Oxford City Hall
We will also work with groups from:
Dr. Louise Arizzoli’s Art History, Stone Park Mothers' Morning Out, Scott Center, EDHE classes, Lafayette Middle School, Batesville Middle School, DT Cox Elementary, Leap Frog, and more!