Calling all grown-ups with little ones in tow!
Joslyn offers docent-guided tours designed for moms, dads, and caregivers to look at and talk about art with other adults, while being mindful of young ones in arms and strollers. Gather in Joslyn's ConAgra Foods Atrium at 9:15am for complimentary pastries and refreshments. Then head to the galleries for 10 am tours that will keep you up-to-date on Joslyn's permanent collection and exciting special exhibitions. Tandem strollers and crying babies welcome!
Click here to register.
- Children in Art
Free for Joslyn members and infants/toddlers, $5 general public adults. Space is limited; reservations are requested. Questions? Call (402) 661-3860 or email Joslyn's Youth and Family Programs Manager
Breakfast pastries donated by J. Skinner Artisan Baking.
This station offers self-guided, interactive fun and a comfortable space for families to imagine, create, and relax! Through Nov. 15 our theme is portraits. Draw your own portrait or play the portrait match game.
Other Fun Stuff
Family Gallery Guides and Scavenger Hunts
Are your kids snickering at the nudes? Are you unsure about what to say? We have help! Use our gallery guide to explore a brief history of the nude in art and gain an understanding of why the figure is an important symbolic and technical tool for artists. Click here
for the Undressing the Nude Gallery Guide.
Scavenger hunts are fun so why not take time to pick one up
in the Scott EdTech Gallery. Let the adventure begin!
Stop in two weekends each month for free art-making!
Take a peek in the galleries to collect the materials and inspiration you will need for a simple art-making activity. "Just what?" you ask. That's the surprise! Click here for more information.
It's never too early for stories and art!
Nurture an early appreciation for art and reading. Preschoolers and young readers, accompanied by an adult, are invited to this artful reading program presented by Joslyn and Omaha Public Library. Click here for more information.
Just for Scouts
Sundays throughout the year.
Joslyn offers a variety of workshops for Girl Scouts (Brownies & Juniors) & Boy Scouts (Cubs & Webelos).
for more information on Girl Scout Workshops.
for more information on Boy Scout Workshops.
Have questions? Call (402) 661-3860 or e-mail Joslyn's Youth and Family Programs Manager.