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Saturday, April 22, 2006
1:00 PM

Sculpture in Goop: A Special Noguchi-Inspired Program for Families

Kids of all ages will model and mold Isamu Noguchi-inspired sculpture with goop, a quick-drying and fun material. Whether they create their own sculptures, playgrounds, landscapes, or furniture to take home with them, kids can explore the Isamu Noguchi - Sculptural Design exhibition and discover how they too can make objects that are both beautiful and functional in design.

Free with admission to Isamu Noguchi - Sculptural Design. Kids under 18 years FREE when accompanied by an adult.

In conjunction with the exhibition Isamu Noguchi: Sculptural Design
Saturday, March 25, 2006
1:00 PM

Three-Part Taiko Workshop for Kids - Part 3

In this three-session workshop, children ages 6–12 learn the basics principles of taiko. No previous experience needed; however, space is limited and advance reservations are required.

Class dates are March 11, March 18, and March 25. $40 for National Museum members and $55 for non-members.

Saturday, March 18, 2006
1:00 PM

Three-Part Taiko Workshop for Kids - Part 2

In this three-session workshop, children ages 6–12 learn the basics principles of taiko. No previous experience needed; however, space is limited and advance reservations are required.

Class dates are March 11, March 18, and March 25. $40 for National Museum members and $55 for non-members.

Saturday, March 11, 2006
1:00 PM

Three-Part Taiko Workshop for Kids - Part 1

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In this three-session workshop, children ages 6–12 learn the basics principles of taiko. No previous experience needed; however, space is limited and advance reservations are required.

Class dates are March 11, March 18, and March 25. $40 for National Museum members and $55 for non-members.

Sunday, February 19, 2006
1:00 PM

Bird Pins: The Creative Legacy of Camp

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Allowed to bring only what they could carry during World War II, Japanese American inmates looked for ways to occupy their time by creating items such as bird pins.

Learn the fascinating story behind the pins and design your own out of various art materials. Afternoon storytelling will feature Marlene Shigekawa's Blue Jay in the Desert and Welcome Home Swallows.

Saturday, December 17, 2005
1:00 PM

Holiday Arts & Crafts

A fun-filled, festive afternoon of creative ornament making and holiday crafts...perfect gifts for the holiday season!

 

 

 

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