We hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving and that you were able to spend it with the people who mean the most to you! We are thankful for all of our Museum patrons.
Tuesday, December 3rd is Giving Tuesday. We hope you will consider making a donation to the Museum of Visual Materials! Did you know tha the Museum is a non-profit organization and that we rely on monetary donations to replenish the toys in our spaces? This year, our goal is to raise $1000 to add some new pretend play toy items to the Museum! You can help by clicking here to donate.
Craft Night will take place on Wednesday, December 4th from 5:30pm to 7pm. Join us to make a Wood Christmas Tree. We will have a wood triangle to paint and will use a Q-tip to add circles to create Christmas lights! Check out Pinterest for lots more creative options, under “wood triangle tree”. We will hot glue a wood stump for a trunk. This is a self-guided class for you to work creatively at your own pace, catch up with friends or make new ones! Adults only. $5 per person. Wine available for purchase. Online registration is required.
Join us on Monday, December 9th for Story & Craft from 10:00am to 11:30am. We will start with some special children's stories and follow with a simple, Holiday-themed craft. No registration required. Supplies limited.
Join us on Thursday, December 12th for our Holiday Party from 5:30pm to 7pm. Join us for some holiday fun at the Museum of Visual Materials. We will have craft stations, games and selfies with Santa! Bring your camera or cell phone and/or selfie stick for a picture with Santa! Volunteers will be able to take a photo with your whole family if needed. All ages welcome, but 2-10 year olds will enjoy best. Tickets are free, but quantities are limited due to our space to ensure that everyone who has a ticket is able to get through the activities and games. 1 ticket is needed per person. Please click this link for tickets. Please note: While tickets are free, we will be accepting free will donations to help fund our children's activities. We appreciate your support in helping us keep our activities and education free or low cost.
Please note that the Museum will be CLOSED December 16th through the 20th for maintenance. We've got lots of cleaning and painting projects to do to take care of this wonderful, historic building to keep it in tip top shape for the kids and families who visit us!
We will be closed for Winter Break December 24th through January 1st, as we give our wonderful team of employees a well-deserved break to spend time with their loved ones.
Wishing you all a very Happy Holiday Season! We are thankful for your continued support of the Museum and look forward to more fun with you in 2020!