Toddler Wednesday Sponsored by Target
1st Wednesday of each month | 10 a.m. – noon Come make art together and listen to a story in the galleries! The first Wednesday of each month, anytime between 10:00 adn noon, children under 6 years of ate with an adult are invited to explore art media related to BAM’s exhibitions. Dress for mess! Free with admission.
Activity Calendar – Toddler Wednesday
|January 4, 2017||Learn to paint with watercolors.|
|February 1, 2017||Create paper figures.|
|March 1, 2017||Use simple colors to paint a portrait.|
|April 5, 2017||Explore Idaho through painted shapes and forms.|
|May 3, 2017||Use multiple materials to tell a story.|
10 a.m. – 8 p.m. | Admission by Donation
BAM offers extended hours on the First Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. along with special programs including Ask a Docent at Noon and 2 p.m., Art Break Tour at 2 p.m., and Studio Art Exploration and Art Answers from 4 – 7 p.m.
|Studio Art Exploration Sponsored by the Art4Moore Fund of the Tides Foundation
Drop in 4 – 7 p.m.Art lovers of all ages and abilities are invited to drop in and explore art media in the Albertson’s Education Studios.
Activity Calendar – Studio Art Exploration
Program Calendar – Art Answers
3rd Sunday of each month | 1 – 3 p.m. Join local artists and experts for afternoon demonstrations and special hands-on experiences related to the exhibitions. The third Sunday each month from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Free with admission.
Activity Calendar – Sunday Demo
|December 18, 2016||
|January 15, 2017||Discover watercolor through the artwork of Kenjiro Nomura and Takuichi Fujii.|
|February 19, 2017||Explore animation in Laura Heit: Earth & Sky.|
|March 19, 2017||Learn about utilizing fabric in art.|
|April 16, 2017||Museum Closed|
|May 21, 2017||Talk with a local sculptor about what inspires shape and form.|
Family ART Saturday Sponsored by Richard and Sondra Hackborn
Last Saturday of each month | Noon – 3 p.m. Children accompanied by their adult friends are invited to drop in any time between 12:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. on the last Saturday of the month for a hands-on art workshop. This program is recommended for children ages 12 and under, accompanied by an adult.
Activity Calendar – Family Art Saturday
|December 31, 2016||Make drawings come to life after experiencing Laura Heit: Earth & Sky.|
|January 28, 2017||Try printmaking in conjunction with Laura Heit’s artwork.|
|February 25, 2017||Enjoy BAM Family Day from noon – 4:00 p.m. A special day featuring demonstrations, new Family Activity Packs, and hands-on studio projects related to the artwork in The 2017 Idaho Triennial.|
|March 25, 2017||Be inspired by Geraldine Ondrizek: Chromosome Painting and reflect who you are through color and fabric.|
|April 29, 2017||Visit The 2017 Idaho Triennial and create a work of art inspired by community.|
|May 27, 2017||Create a work of art inspired by shape and form after visiting Selections from the Wilfred Davis Fletcher Collection.|
This Week At BAM
Family Art Saturday »
Saturday, March 25 | 12-3 p.m.
Come make art together!
Spring Break Hours
BAM will be OPEN Monday, March 27
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
in addition to our regular hours
- Tuesday - Saturday
- 10am - 5pm
- Noon - 5pm
- Monday 3/27
- First Thursday
- 10am - 8pm