Family Activities at KAM

Family Activities

Krannert Art Museum welcomes families and children to experience the museum and café anytime the museum is open. KAM also welcomes families to participate in concerts, tours, and special activities designed just for them.

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January 2016

Saturday, October 1 · 2pm
KAM Chamber Music Series | Lyric Theatre
Presenting scenes from the upcoming production of Poppea.
The KAM Chamber Music Series fuses the performing and visual arts by providing the opportunity to experience performances by School of Music faculty and students in the galleries at KAM.
Location: KAM Lower Level, Classroom Studio B (formerly CRL Gallery) | Map


Saturday, October 15 · 10am–12 noon
Kids @ Krannert
Join us for a Saturday fo creative fun for the whole family. We'll have art projects, demonstrations, and scavenger hunts for children ages 3–8 and their families.
Location: KAM Lower Level, Hood Classroom | Map


Thursday, November 17 · Celebrate Opening Night
Celebrate with us and get a first look at KAM's newly renovated main floor galleries. The evening will feature live music, refreshments, and the opening of new art exhibitions.

Private Preview & Reception for Museum Members | 5–6 pm Reception catered by Michaels' Catering

To attend, please RSVP to Chris Schaede by Friday, November 4 via email or by calling 217-244-0516.

Public Opening Reception | 6–7 pm
With opening welcome by Acting Dean of the College of Fine and Applied Arts and Museum Director Kathleen Harleman at 6 pm.

Public opening reception hosted by the Krannert Art Museum Council.

Saturday, December 3 · 1–3pm
Family Walk & Talk
Bring your family and explore the museum at your own pace. Family Walk & Talk is an open house event for parents and children. We'll have helpers ready to meet you in the lobby, and activity books to help you along the way. Choose your adventure, walk, and talk about what you see!
Location: All Galleries (Meet first in the lobby near the café) | Map


February 2016

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March 2016

April 2016

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