Family Programming

April School Vacation Week Family Activities

This April school vacation week, the PMA is here to help you embrace spring with special family programming that includes artmaking activities for kids and adults.

April School Vacation Week Family Activities

This April school vacation week, the PMA is here to help you embrace spring with special family programming that includes artmaking activities for kids and adults.

April School Vacation Week Family Activities

This April school vacation week, the PMA is here to help you embrace spring with special family programming that includes artmaking activities for kids and adults.

From Wednesday, April 17 through Saturday, April 20, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., we host special drop-in family activities with Love Lab Studio, who guide an interactive  sculptural building project using recycled materials designed to help you and your family make unique connections to the art in the museum.

April School Vacation Week Family Activities

This April school vacation week, the PMA is here to help you embrace spring with special family programming that includes artmaking activities for kids and adults.

From Wednesday, April 17 through Saturday, April 20, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., we host special drop-in family activities with Love Lab Studio, who guide an interactive  sculptural building project using recycled materials designed to help you and your family make unique connections to the art in the museum.

February School Vacation Week Family Activities

This February school vacation week, the PMA is here to help you out with your winter doldrums with special open hours and family programming that includes artmaking activities for kids and adults.

We start by breaking our winter hours to open our doors on Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 18 and 19, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., specifically for families looking to fill the week with engaging experiences for their kids.

December Family Day

Come in from the cold and join us for this family day with special guest teaching artist Devon Kelley-Yurdin. Explore the wintry landscape with this fun paper-cutting activity and see what seasonal and festive creations you can make.

11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, December 29

 

 

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PMA Family Day: Building Playscapes

Come embrace Isamu Noguchi's passion for play on the anniversary of his birthday with the PMA. During this Family Day, try out our exercises and use LEGO bricks to create your own playscapes, discover what you come up with, and explore Noguchi's vision of play as a powerful tool to build communities and nurture creativity in the everyday.

 

PMA Family Day: Inspired by Ashley Bryan

Ashley Bryan’s vibrant collage art has delighted children, readers, and art-lovers of all ages for generations. Visit the exhibition Painter and Poet: The Art of Ashley Bryan, on view through November 25, see the Theatre Ensemble of Color perform an adaptation of his beloved book Beautiful Blackbird, and make your own artworks in a similar style to the book’s incredible illustrations to accompany his words.

PMA Family Day: Making Light into Art

Get your family excited for October's Isamu Noguchi exhibition, as well as the 4th Annual Portland Lantern Walk, with this special Family Day that helps kids experience the joy of creativity and teaches them how to make wonderous lanterns!

THE 3RD ANNUAL SUMMER TEEN NIGHT

The Homer High School Fellows bring community together with food, music, and creative activities that showcase the masterpiece that can be found in everyone. Activities include recreating classic PMA paintings in an interactive photo booth, tours, a raffle, button making, and more. This event is designed, planned, and promoted by teens, for teens, as part of our summer Homer High School Fellows program. 

* During this time, the museum is only open to teenagers ages 13 - 19.