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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.



October: Family Pride

What does your family look like? Celebrate families of all backgrounds and dynamics at the High. Explore themes of lineage, ancestry, generations, and kinship through artists and artwork featured at the Museum.


October 4
Featured Artwork
Photo of a button from the Olympic Project for Human Rights.
Olympic Project for Human Rights pin

Art Project
Design a Pin
10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Taylor Lobby, Wieland Pavilion

Story Times
If You’re Going to a March, by Martha Freeman; illustrated by Violet Kim

10:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet on Lobby Level, Anne Cox Chambers Wing


October 11
Featured Artwork
Black-and-white photo of Tommie Smith sprinting in a 400 meter race.
Tommie Smith mid-sprint

Art Project
Decorate a Runner’s Singlet
10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 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 Lobby Level, Anne Cox Chambers 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.


October 18
Featured Artwork
Photo of a golden bridge made up of suspended fists in the black power pose.
Glenn Kaino (American, born 1972) and Tommie Smith (American, born 1944), Bridge, 2014, Fiberglass, steel, wire, and gold paint, courtesy of the artist and Kavi Gupta Gallery, Chicago

Art Project
Arm Prints and Finger Painting
10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 p.m.
Taylor Lobby, Wieland Pavilion

Story Times
Tinyville Town Gets to Work!, by Brian Biggs
10:30 a.m. and 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 p.m.
Meet on Lobby Level, Anne Cox Chambers Wing


October 25
Featured Artwork
Photo of Tommie Smith's Olympic relay baton.
Tommie Smith’s Olympic Relay Baton

Art Project
Make a Baton
10 a.m.–1 p.m. and 1:30–4 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 Lobby Level, Anne Cox Chambers 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.