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A special night just for our Fan Club Members
Members' Only Exhibition Opening
Friday, February 22 6pm-7pm • FREE

This special opening is just for our Fan Club Members! Meet artist Esther Krinitz's family, along with the generous lenders of the Art and Remembrance organization to the all new, 5-year exhibition, "Esther and the Dream of One Loving Human Family."

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Mosaics with Rick Shelley
Saturday, February 23 • 10am–4pm $110, $85 AVAM Members

A One-Day MOSAIC WORKSHOP with Rick Shelley! Come and learn the ancient art of mosaic. You will get a chance to learn about a variety of techniques and walk away with your own finished piece of art.

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Beyond the Politics of Hate: Pathways to Empathy and Compassion
Sunday, February 24 2pm–3:30pm • FREE

In collaboration with Art & Remembrance and in celebration of the Grand Opening of Esther and the Dream of One Loving Human Family, a free educational program is offered.

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Calling all pet parents! Make a beaded mosaic of your pet.
Weekend Walk-In: Beaded Beast
Saturday, March 2 • 1pm-4pm $5 plus museum admission

Calling all pet parents! Make a beaded mosaic of your pet.

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Power of Love Gala.
Power of Love Gala
Saturday, March 2 5pm - 11pm

Join for a love feast honoring Grand Visionary Awardee Daryl Davis and Visionary Hero & Honoree Joe Jones.

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Learn to paint with yarn with artist Francisco Loza at AVAM
Yarn Art: Connecting Culture with Francisco LOZA
Saturday, March 9 • 11am - 2pm $30 Adults, $20 Children. $5 discount for Members.

Join us for a special hands-on workshop with Francisco Loza to learn his pressed yarn technique, create your own piece, and be inspired by this unique art form.

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Logan Visionary Conference 2019
Logan Visionary Conference: The Art of Parenting
Sunday, March 24 1pm-4pm • FREE

Save the date for AVAM's annual, free-to-all conference. Hear from a world-class array of inspirational experts and scientific researchers in the field of family wellbeing, child trauma, and positive parent and child attachment.

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Inspired by the Parenting Show, make a 3D sculpture of your family tree.
Weekend Walk-In: Honey I Shrunk the Family Tree
Saturday, April 6 • 1pm-4pm $5 plus museum admission

Inspired by our current exhibition PARENTING: An Art without a Manual , make a 3D sculpture of your family tree.

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Be a part of the 21st annual Kinetic Sculpture Race!
Kinetic Sculpture Race Volunteer Meeting
Wednesday, April 17 6:30pm–8:30pm

WANTED: The Brave, The Talented, The Mediocre, The Unsuspecting Few...to help in the 20th annual Kinetic Sculpture Race, for nothin' but the glory.

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Be a part of the 21st annual Kinetic Sculpture Race!
Kinetic Sculpture Race Volunteer Meeting
Sunday, April 28 1pm – 3pm

WANTED: The Brave, The Talented, The Mediocre, The Unsuspecting Few...to help in the 20th annual Kinetic Sculpture Race, for nothin' but the glory.

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AVAM's 21st Annual Kinetic Sculpture Race
21st Annual Kinetic Sculpture Race
Saturday, May 4 • All Day | Race starts 10am! • FREE • Begins & ends at AVAM (800 Key Hwy, Baltimore)

A race of wacky, imaginative, totally human-powered works of art, designed to travel on land, through mud, and over deep harbor waters.

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