Sunday, June 8 @ 2 pm in the Abbott Lecture Hall
A veteran of the National Storytelling Festival, David Novak
offers a unique program of stories concerning universal themes of character, courage, caring, and wonder. Don't miss this family-friendly performance.
Tickets at the door: $5 Joslyn/StoryArts members, children and students with I.D., and seniors; $7 all others.
Presented in partnership with Nebraska StoryArts.
Calling all grown-ups with little ones in tow!
Joslyn introduces 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 10am 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
May Tour - Women in Art
Free for Joslyn members and infants/toddlers: general public $5. Space is limited; reservations are requested. Questions? Call 402.661.3860 or email YouthandFamilyProgramsManger
This station offers self-guided, interactive fun and a comfortable space for families to imagine, create, and relax! In March and April, celebrate Poseidon and the Sea! Create a pottery plate replica inspired by the inhabitants of the sea.
Other Fun Stuff
Family Gallery Guides!
Untitled?! Why do some artists deliberately decide to keep their art "untitled"? Using this gallery guide as you explore our modern and contemporary galleries just might help you figure it out!
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.
Undressing the Nude Gallery Guide.pdf
Stop in every other weekend 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!
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.
Just for Scouts
Sundays throughout the year
Joslyn offers a variety of workshops for Girl Scouts (Brownies & Juniors) & Boy Scouts (Cubs & Webelos).
Click here for more information on Girl Scout Workshops.
Click here for more information on Boy Scout Workshops.
Have questions? Call (402) 661-3860 or e-mail Youth and Family Programs Coordinator.