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Kids' events at the Mint

The Mint Museum has a ton of things planned for children and families this winter and spring. Check out these offerings:

Sunday Fun Days

UPTOWN | 1 – 4 p.m. | FREE for children & Mint members, half-price museum admission for adults

Enjoy family-friendly craft projects, family tours, movement and healthy-living activities, artist demonstrations, and more! Sponsored by Carolinas Medical Center, with additional support from the National Endowment for the Arts.

January 15 – Think Big! The Art of Jun Kaneko

February 19 – Sensational Surrealism

March 18 – Super Hero Sunday

April 15 – Picturing the World Within

May 20 – Fantastic Beasts & Creepy Creations

Toddler Time at the Mint

Four Tuesdays: January 17, February 14, March 13, April 10

UPTOWN | 10 – 10:45 a.m.* | Ages 2–4, with adult

Join a museum educator for an age-appropriate story, game or activity related to art, followed by free playtime in the Lewis Family Gallery. Pre-registration required.

Saturday Art Sessions

RANDOLPH | 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Drop-ins and all ages welcome. The museum provide the art supplies, you provide the imagination! Projects are inspired by the museum collections.

February 4 – Watercolor Workshop

March 3 – Simple Printmaking

Some programs require pre-registration, which is available online.

For details on these programs -- plus the museum's full lineup of programs for adults -- see the online brochure.