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Bring your students to an educational and fun museum tour and/ or arts workshop! Led by museum specialists, students experience the rich African American history in Prince George’s County. An exhibit related arts workshop can be scheduled for students after a museum tour.

Tour Duration: 45 Minutes

Daily Tour Schedules: Tuesday-Saturday, 12pm & 3pm

Cost: $5.00 Per person/$4.00 Per person if scheduled with a workshop

For more information and special accommodations, contact: Treston Sanders at tsanders@pgaamcc.org or call:301-809-0440 ext. 107

 

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2015-2016  On-Site Workshops 

PGAAMCC’s On-Site Workshops are hands-on interactive arts workshops inspired by our exhibitions. Workshops are scaled by age group and are a perfect fit for participants of any age or skill level. PGAAMCC’s Museum Tours are a fun and educational way for visitors to experience our exhibitions and the stories behind them. Tours are $5.00 per person. Groups that book a joint workshop and tour will receive a discounted tour price of $4.00 per person.

 

Marshall’s Memories in a Box

(60 minutes, 20 participants/session maximum)

Participants will create their own wooden memory boxes inspired by PGAAMCC’s 2014 exhibition Blazz: Works on Blues and Jazz by Ulysses Marshall.  This activity will offer an in-depth look into Ulysses Marshall’s work and teach participants a new method of interpreting their most valued memories.

Children 6-12 yr: $20              Youth 13-17 yr: $20                Adult 18+: $20

 

Blazz Studio Collage

(60 minutes, 20 participants/session maximum)

Participants will create a multimedia collage painting inspired by PGAAMCC’s 2014 exhibition Blazz: Works on Blues and Jazz by Ulysses Marshall. Participants will be guided in incorporating Marshall’s themes – blues, jazz, and the African American experience –  into their work.

Children 6-12 yr: $15              Youth 13-17 yr: $15                Adult 18+: $15

 

Momentum Wire Workshop

(60 minutes, 20 participants/session maximum)

This workshop will guide participants in creating three-dimensional wire sculptures inspired by PGAAMCC’s 2014 exhibition Momentum: Sculptures by Huey Gaddy. This workshop will teach the fundamentals of metal working and allow participants to create sculptures that depict or represent movement.

Children 6-12 yr: $20              Youth 13-17 yr: $20                Adult 18+: $20

 

*Workshops and tours are scheduled by request during the Museum’s operating hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-5pm; other days and times may be accommodated upon request.

An art workshop/activity can be scheduled for tour groups after a museum tour. PGAAMCC Arts Workshops are fun and educational not only for school groups but great for adult/senior groups too! To schedule a hands-on Arts Workshop or tour, contact Treston Sanders, Gallery Program Coordinator, 301-809-0440 Ext: 107, tsanders@pgaamcc.org.

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