|Date:||Thursday, Feb 2, 2023|
|Time:||4:00 PM - 8:00 PM|
|Suggested Audience:||All ages|
Black History Month Celebration
First Thursday Night
Feb. 2, 4–8 p.m.
Reduced museum admission—$6 per person
Celebrate Black heritage and achievements in history, science, art and music through storytelling, special activities, and performances.
- Community Artist Showcase: Create collaborative art with multiple local artists including members of the EIGHTEEN collective.
- Kyng Nathaniel @kyngrhodes
- Deonna Craig @deonna_heartbeat
- Harriet Watson @harrietmakesart
- Community Resource Fair: Discover resources available to the community from a variety of organizations.
- Achievements from A to Z Storytelling Workshop: Join Storyteller in Residence Portia Jackson as she highlights the amazing contributions of African-American inventors from A-Z.
- Ashley Nora Visiting Artist Workshop: Join Visiting Artist Ashley Nora to observe the many beautiful components of space and create your own artwork using deep colors from oil pastels.
- The Poetic Journey of Alyssa Gaines, National Youth Poet Laureate (4:30 and 6 p.m.): Listen to spoken word performed by Alyssa, be inspired by her journey as a writer, and learn how you can become an author and poet.
Click buy tickets and select "First Thursday" on Feb. 2, 2023.
The Visiting Artist Program is a project of the Lechleiter Indiana Visiting Artist Fund with support provided by The White Oak Foundation, Sarah and John Lechleiter.
Free for members or with museum admission
|All Dates for This Event|
|February 2, 2023||4:00 PM|