monday tuesday wednesday thursday friday saturday sunday 1 2 11am – 1pm 3 11am – 1pm 4 mrag spring school FREE FREE 2009 mrag art sundays explore the NGA for children all ages holiday events for travelling suitcases for children all ages and their families 1pm – 2pm and their families october children, families FREE TOUR of the art factory calendar & teenagers with jon pryer for children all ages and their families 5 10am – 2pm 6 come visit the art 7 10am – 1pm 8 10am – 1pm 9 11am – 1pm FREE explore the NGA 10 11am – 1pm 11 SPECIAL WORKSHOP 1 gallery and make KIDS WORKSHOP TEENS WORKSHOP FREE travelling suitcases dog head with jon pryer your own fun! we wearable paper mixed bag mrag art sundays for children all ages for kids aged 9-14 have 5 different jewellery and objects a life drawing class for children all ages and their families cost: exhibitions on for kids aged 6-12 with a difference for and their families 1pm – 2pm gallery closed $30 members display including cost: teenagers 13-18 FREE TALK $35 non members our dedicated $20 members cost: les elvin local children’s space, $25 non members $15 members aboriginal stories the art factory. $20 non members and art. for children all ages and their families. 12 10am – 2pm SPECIAL WORKSHOP 2 13 come visit the art 14 10am – 1pm KIDS WORKSHOP 15 1pm – 2pm FREE 16 11am – 1pm FREE 17 11am – 1pm FREE 18 gallery and make dog head with jon pryer your own fun! we noses, ears and PERFORMANCE explore the NGA mrag art sundays for kids aged 9-14 have 5 different puppy dogs tails circus avalon travelling suitcases for children all ages cost: exhibitions on for kids aged 5-10 two doggies performance for children all ages and their families gallery closed $30 members display including cost: for kids of and their families $35 non members our dedicated $20 members all ages children’s space, $25 non members and their the art factory. families. more information about mrag workshops and events explore the national gallery of australia travelling suitcases mixed bag - a life drawing class with a difference. notes every saturday during these holidays. touch, experience and learn from objects in two of mixed bag is a life drawing class for teens (without the nude bits!) and is designed to help • payment must be made at time of booking. all art the NGA’s travelling suitcases; the NGA’s travelling suitcases allow children to respond to the student’s develop their own style and skills. as for the subject matter – well, it’s a mixed materials are supplied. • some workshops require minimum numbers for natural impulse to touch and experience the full measure of artworks. bag, so you never know what you’re going to get. marilyn monroe? marilyn manson? who workshops to run. mrag will notify you by phone in knows…? the event that we must cancel a class. a full refund or mrag free art sundays. transfer to another class will be provided. our art sundays program is a fun, easy art experience for creative kids presented every sunday gallery talk and storytime with les elvin. • parents can send their kids along with a drink or for kids of all ages. each week, the program is inspired by different artworks around the gallery. les elvin, local aboriginal artist and naidoc week artist of the year 2008, will present an snack. children are advised to wear clothing they can remarkable talk for children and families, showing the meaning in some of his own recent get a bit messy in. gallery tour: the art factory with jon pryer. works and telling stories that are relevant to our local area. • parents or caregivers must supervise their children at this entertaining gallery tour is presented especially for kids. come and listen to jon explain lots any of mrag’s free events or at pipsqueak! of wonderful facts about his art and how it is made. noses, ears and puppy dogs tails. • free events do not require bookings, while all non free that’s what little boys and girls are made of! in this fun filled class, young children will have events must be pre booked and paid for at time of dog head with jon pryer. the opportunity to create their own wearable dog snouts, ears and tails. using various booking. in two special workshops across these school holidays, jon will introduce children to his work materials and techniques. suitable for boys and girls. the dog, and lead them through the process of creating their very own furry dog mask based on this design. circus avalon two doggies performance. for general enquiries and bookings be prepared for a howling good time! come and see some canine tricks and tumbles (02) 4934 9859. wearable paper jewellery and objects. presented by circus avalon. two doggie performers will amaze the crowd, plus teach inspired by artworks on exhibition, children will learn how to make their own wearable jewellery some new tricks to all you young and old doggies out there. to enquire about any of our children’s and other objects using paper. a range of techniques will be used to create necklaces, bracelets/ programs email lauren van katwyk, anklets, earrings, rings and wherever else the imagination takes us. suitable for boys and girls. plus!! more offsite events over the page.... education coordinator email@example.com maitland regional art gallery mrag teenagers play space for kids in the hunter region the art factory | the only exhibition and children’s art space families & children, events for holiday school spring mrag term 4 art events for kids and teens more term 4 art events for kids and teens... To book any of these classes: call the art gallery on (02) 4934 9859 payment must be made at time of booking art tuesdays for kids aged 6-12 2009 pipsqueak! a special program for little ones and their parents or carers. cost: $96 members / $144 non-members for toddlers aged 2-6 cost: $5 per class. all materials supplied. multiple bookings discount: 6 visits for $20 (purchased as a stamp card which can be used across many sessions, and for multiple children if necessary.) about: art tuesdays pairs creative kids with professional materials and all materials supplied. techniques. what we teach is inspired by the exhibitions around the gallery so children learn to investigate and respond to artworks individually, as well about: pipsqueak is an early childhood creative program that aims to encourage as make their own unique artworks. art tuesdays is a welcoming, social and parents and caregivers to work together with their child creating cute and quirky educational get together for young kids. art projects inspired by artworks from the mrag collection or artworks in current exhibitions. location: mrag workshop rooms location: mrag workshop rooms term 4 dates and times. art tuesdays runs from 4:00-5:30pm on tuesday afternoons and runs for 8 term 4 dates and times: pipsqueak! runs fortnightly on wednesdays during school weeks each school term. term, 11:00am -12:00am first class: 27th october class dates: 21st october, 4th november, 18th november, 2nd december, 16th december. last class: 15th december art wednesdays for students aged 13-18 cost: $110 gallery members / $160 non members more school holiday programs with mrag offsite!..... all materials supplied mrag, maitland library and the heritage mall have come together to present a fantastic program of events across the city. enjoy live music and other events in the mall or pop into any library for about: art wednesdays is a studio art group designed for teens. each a fantastic range of kids events. term, the students are introduced to a range of mediums and processes pipsqueak! showcased across the exhibitions on display, with a strong focus on drawing for kids aged 2 - 6. cost: $5 per child, parents and caregivers free. skills. each term the art wednesday’s sessions are facilitated by practicing wednesday 7 october fine arts teachers. 11am – 12pm pipsqueak! at east maitland library. (bookings call 4933 7122) 1pm – 2pm pipsqueak! at rutherford library. (bookings call 4932 8730) location: mrag workshop rooms thursday 8 october 11am – 12pm pipsqueak! at thornton library. (bookings call 4964 4468) term 4 dates and times: art wednesdays runs from 4:00 – 5:30pm 1pm – 2pm pipsqueak! at maitland city library. (bookings call 4933 6952) on wednesday afternoons and run for 8 weeks each school term. first class: 28th october look!! friday 9 october last class: 16th december 11am – 1pm fantasy art activities in the heritage mall. for kids of all ages. overleaf (enquiries call 4934 1981) cost: free. no bookings required. friday 16 october 11am – 1pm fantasy art activities in the heritage mall. for kids of all ages. fold out for a calendar of holiday events at mrag (enquiries call 4934 1981) cost: free. no bookings required.