Monthly Education Programs
1st Wednesday of each month | 10 a.m. – noon
Come make art together! Dress for mess. Drop-in, designed for children under 6 years of age. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Free with admission. BAM members FREE.
Activity Calendar – Toddler Wednesday
|September 4, 2019||Make a sculpture.|
|October 2, 2019||Create a collage.|
|November 6, 2019||Explore patterns.|
|December 4, 2019||Collage with yarn.|
|January 1, 2020||No program – BAM closed for New Year’s.|
|February 5, 2020||Make art with bubbles.|
10 a.m. – 8 p.m. | Admission by donation all day
BAM offers extended hours on the First Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. along with special programs including Studio Art Exploration and Art Answers. Admission and programs are by donation.
|Studio Art Exploration Sponsored by the Art4Moore Fund of Tides Foundation
Drop-in, 4 – 7 p.m.
Hands-on art making in BAM’s Education Studios. Drop-in designed for all ages. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Activity Calendar – Studio Art Exploration
Program Calendar – Art Answers
Art Break Tour
2nd Thursday of each month | 2 p.m.
Recharge with art and enjoy a 30-minute docent-led tour. Free with admission. BAM members FREE.
Upcoming Art Break Tours
|September 12, 2019||Margaret Jacobs: Steel Medicine|
|October 10, 2019||Wally Dion: Current|
|November 14, 2019||Outside the Lines|
|December 12, 2019||Ceramics and Textiles of the Southwest: Gifts of the Carley Collection|
|January 9, 2020||Impressionism in the Northwest|
|February 13, 2020||Ann Gardner|
Especially for Seniors Sponsored by Idaho Power
3rd Wednesday of each month | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Seniors (62+) receive free admission all day.
|Senior Tour | 2 p.m.
BAM invites senior citizens to participate in a free, docent-led tour featuring a BAM exhibition. Seating available.
Upcoming Senior Tours
3rd Sunday of each month | 1 – 3 p.m.
Join local artists and experts for afternoon demonstrations related to the exhibitions. Free with admission. BAM Members FREE.
Activity Calendar – Sunday Demo
|September 15, 2019||Metalworking: Anika Smulovitz|
|October 20, 2019||Quilting: Laura Reardon|
|November 17, 2019||Printmaking: Alexandra Velardes|
|December 15, 2019||Fiber Arts: Betty Hayzlett|
|January 19, 2020||Painting: Sherri Carter|
|February 16, 2020||Glassblowing: Zion Warne|
Family Art Saturday
Last Saturday of each month | Noon – 3 p.m.
Come make art together! Drop-in, designed for all ages. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Free with admission. BAM Members FREE.
No classes, workshops, or programs at this time.
ART ADVENTURE GUIDES
This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services MA 11-16-0430-16.
FAMILY ACTIVITY PACKS
Available any time you visit the Museum! BAM offers activity packs for families with children ages 4-12 to use as they explore the Museum’s exhibitions. Includes games, stories, and more!