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Join a group bike ride with Race Pace Bicycles
Fun before Flicks: Tour de Federal Hill
Thursday, August 22 6:30pm • Free • Start: Race Pace Bicycles, 1414 Key Hwy

Race Pace Bicycles leads a pedal through the historic neighborhoods & parks of Federal Hill.


Fun before Flicks: Wakanda Wearable art activity
Thursday, August 22 6:30pm - 8pm, while supplies last! Free.

Dress like a member of the Wakanda kingdom by creating your own embellished neck piece or bracelet. Free while supplies last.


Flicks from the Hill: Black Panther
Thursday, August 22 9pm • Free • And free museum admission 5pm-9pm

T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past. - from IMDB


Weekend Walk-In: Cosmic Egg
Saturday, September 7 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Make your own mini version of artist Andrew Logan's Cosmic Galaxy Egg sculpture with a special clay-like material and sparkly bits!


Mosaics with Rick Shelley
Saturday, September 21 10:00am - 4:00pm

Learn a variety of techniques of the ancient art of mosaics and walk away with your own finished piece of art.


Preview Party for "The Secret Life of Earth"
Friday, October 4 7:00pm - 10:00pm

Celebrate the opening of our newest mega-exhibition with our always popular Exhibition Preview Party with hors d'oeuvres, beverages, music, and fun!


Weekend Walk-In: Beaded Tree
Saturday, October 5 1pm - 4pm

In theme with our current exhibition "The Secret Life of Earth," make a beaded mosaic tree.


Shiny Happy Things Workshop with Bob Benson
Saturday, October 19 11:00am - 2:00pm

Make your own "Flashies" — dynamic, sparkling decorations made from mirrors and marbles and such.


Join us for an Educator Open House at the American Visionary Art Museum on Thursday, October 22nd.
Educator Open House
Thursday, October 22 6pm-8pm or 7pm-9pm

Educators of all kinds are invited to this special event where you can collect visionary resources for the classroom and learn about the educational programming available here at AVAM.


Weekend Walk-In: Bot Shop
Saturday, November 30 1pm - 4pm

Bring new life to recycled and found objects and create a reclaimed robot!