December School Vacation Family Days

December School Vacation Family Days

School Vacation Week Family Days
December 28, 29, and 30
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Join visiting artists from Maine College of Art's Masters of Art in Teaching program for art projects inspired by the exhibition The Art Books of Henri Matisse. Make seasonal or holiday greeting cards inspired by the shapes and colors of Matisse's artworks. Create garlands and bunting to take home or contribute to our community strand. 

Family-friendly gallery tours are offered daily at noon.

Family-friendly screenings of the 18th Annual Animation Show of Shows will take place 2 p.m. Wednesday, December 28, 2 p.m. Thursday, December 29, and 11:30 a.m. Friday, December 30. Tickets are free for students 16 and under.
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All children's books (and all books in stock) are buy one, get one free in the PMA Store.

PMA Family Days run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Children 14 and under are always welcome at the PMA, and always free.

For more information about PMA Family Days, please contact Louisa Donelson, Associate Educator for Youth Learning.

What & When

February 15

7 p.m.to 8 p.m. - Pre-party and cocktail hour for #PMAbash Host Committee with artists from the 2018 Portland Museum of Art Biennial

8 p.m. to 10 p.m. - 2018 Winter Bash

Questions about the bash?

For more information, or to purchase tickets over the phone, please contact Ashleigh Hill, Special Events and Stewardship Associate at (207) 494-5346.