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June 2021

FIRST FRIDAY – WRECK ART

June 4 @ 6:00 pm - December 3 @ 8:00 pm
William King Museum of Art, 415 Academy Dr NW
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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Free 10 spots left

FIRST FRIDAY - FREE FRIDAY: WRECK ART When: First Friday of each month 6:00pm - 8:00pm, 6/4, 7/2, 8/6, 9/3, 10/1, 11/5 Cost: FREE Where: William King Museum of Art's Art Lab (upper level) First Friday at Art Lab means it’s time for WRECK ART, a free, creative and irreverent workshop that lets you put your own spin on reproductions of art in history. Masks and social distancing required in building. Registration is required as seating and supplies are limited.…

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August 2021

WKMA Brick Campaign

August 19 - December 31

Create your own WKMA Legacy! William King Museum of Art’s campus is being renovated. First came the new Art Lab, and now the 20+ acre campus is being turned into a community park to promote healthy lifestyles for all ages. Given the extraordinary connection that most everyone has with this iconic place, WKMA is encouraging donors to associate their names (or those they wish to honor or remember) with our Brick Welcome Mats which will be located right below the…

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November 2021

2021 Mistletoe Market

November 4 - November 7
Southwest Virginia Higher Ed Center, One Partnership Circle
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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$4.00 – $20.00

2021 Mistletoe Market November 4-7 Location:  Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center**, in Abingdon, VA, just off Interstate 81 at Exit 14. Mistletoe Market  is the region’s largest holiday shopping event and the biggest annual fundraiser for the William King Museum of Art! Proceeds from Mistletoe Market benefit curatorial and educational programming at William King Museum of Art. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door. A limited number of shoppers can enjoy a private shopping experience on November 4 with…

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November 2021 Family Day: Bernini and Family Coats of Arms

November 13 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
William King Museum of Art, 415 Academy Dr NW
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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Free 58 spots left

November 2021 Family Day: Bernini and Family Coats of Arms Saturday, November 13th, 1-4 PM  FREE Located at William King Museum of Art on First Floor, Youth Education    Create your own family coat of arms and participate in an activity-based gallery tour of Bernini and the Roman Baroque   Family day is a monthly event that connects the local community to the museum. Family Day is a part of the Learning Families initiative at the WKMA, a set of programs…

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GRAND OPENING! Learning Families Imagination Studio: Inside the Circle

November 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Learning Families Imagination Studio: Inside the Circle  Grand Opening! Thursday November 18th, 5PM -7 PM  Open during normal museum hours (Mon - Wed, Fri & Sat 10am - 5pm, Thurs 10am - 8pm, Sun 1pm - 5pm) Always FREE! The Learning Families Imagination Studio is a new space opening in the WKMA dedicated to free, interactive learning for children and families The Imagination Studio offers a participatory creative space for children and families to explore concepts relating to a current…

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December 2021

Deck the Halls!

December 2 @ 5:00 am - 7:00 pm
William King Museum of Art, 415 Academy Dr NW
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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Free 50 spots left

Deck the Halls  Thursday December 2nd 2021 5-7 PM  FREE  Located first floor Youth Education at WKMA Craft simplified recreations of traditional Southern Appalachian Christmas decor to get your home ready for the winter holiday season. Learn about local cultural history through artistic crafting that connects us to our past.  Open to children, adults, and families. Visit the galleries while you’re here during Thursday late hours! RSVP online or by phone at (276) 628-5005 x 114.

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Mistletoe Market Designer Purse & More Raffle

December 3
Southwest Virginia Higher Ed Center, One Partnership Circle
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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$50.00 – $100.00
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Mistletoe Market Designer Purse & More Raffle Raffle Drawing: Friday December 3, 2021 $50 =1 Ticket     or       $100 = 3 Tickets   The raffle will take place at Mistletoe Market. • 25 Prizes, 25 Winners • 15 Designer Purses  • Getaways • Jewelry  • Gift Cards  • & More!   Each person will be assigned a number for the raffle, number will be emailed to you. If you do not receive a number within 24 hours,…

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December 2021 Family Day: Seasonal Traditions

December 11 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
William King Museum of Art, 415 Academy Dr NW
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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Free 50 spots left

December Family Day: Seasonal Traditions Saturday, Dec 11, 2021, 1-4 PM  FREE Family day is a monthly event that connects the local community to the museum. Family Day is a part of the Learning Families initiative at the WKMA, a set of programs designed for parents and children to enjoy together. Family day includes an art activity and interactive kid-friendly gallery tour.  Learn about Appalachian burial traditions in a positive light by creating an evergreen “grave blanket” bouquet for a…

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Elve’s Workshop

December 18 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Free – $5.00 50 tickets left

Elve’s Workshop December 18 2021, 11 AM-4 PM  Non-Members: $5/child  Members: FREE!  It’s hard to get the perfect gift for everyone on your list... especially if you’re a kid! At the WKMA’s Elve’s Workshop, kids can craft artistic presents for friends and family while parents relax with hot cocoa. Kids (elves): craft holiday gifts and cards at three different stations Adults: sip hot chocolate and enjoy the art exhibits while your elves work  Explore arts and crafts through holiday traditions.Don…

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