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October 2021

Family Night: Halloween Takeover

October 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Family Night: Halloween Takeover Thursday, October 21st 2021, 5 to 8 PM FREE! Appropriate for all ages  Enjoy free fun for all ages during WKMA Family Night! Halloween has taken over the art museum! Decorate trick or treating bags on Level One, take a spooky ghost tour through the museum, and bring back your trick or treating bag on Saturday the 23rd between 5 and 7 PM and go trick or treating at the drive-through Haunted Hill!  Family night connects…

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Haunted Hill – Drive Thru Trick or Treat

October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
William King Museum of Art, 415 Academy Dr NW
Abingdon, VA 24210 United States
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Haunted Hill - Drive Thru Trick or Treat Saturday, October 23, 2021 FREE! 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Bring Your Family to William King Museum of Art and Drive the Loop for Socially Distant Trick or Treating! Candy Stations will be set up around Academy Drive. Are you a business or organization interested in setting up a Candy Station at Haunted Hill? Please contact Nikki Hicks at (276) 628-5005 x113 or email nhicks@wkmuseum.org for more information. Businesses Participating in Haunted Hill Food City…

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November 2021

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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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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