Kids & Families

Looking for something new and exciting to do with your friends and family? Join us for a variety of exciting new educational offerings designed for youth and families. See why a visit to the Ward Museum is a great way to celebrate art, nature and tradition!

Drop in Art

(FREE) Drop in with the whole family for an artist-led activity every third Saturday from 10:00am – 1:00pm. Attendees will receive step-by-step instructions from a local guest artist on how to create a unique piece of art. Recent projects have been alcohol ink painting, block printing, and kite making. Video recordings featuring in-depth instructions of all the projects are available to watch on our YouTube channel. Program supported by the Susan K. Black Foundation.

Drop in Art Jr.

(FREE) Every Wednesday from 10:00 – 11:00 am. Share a story followed by a thematic craft with the little ones in your life. Program supported by the Susan K. Black Foundation.

Flock Around the Block

(FREE) The Ward Museum’s series of in-person, interactive bird walks for children of all ages and their families. Flock Around the Block meets on the first, second, and third Saturdays of each month between March and October from 10:00 – 11:00am.

Nature Journaling Club

Designed for anyone who loves the outdoors, our monthly nature journaling club meets every 3rd Thursday of the month from 4:00 to 6:00pm. Enjoy your beautiful surroundings while you sketch and write in your nature journal.