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FREE - Hands On 2nd Saturday NV MUSEUM OF ART - Central Reno

  • Saturday, February 13, 2016
  • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty, Reno

Art activities are idea for kids 12 and under. It takes about 2 hours or less to meander through the museum exhibits, watch the performance/cultural presentation, and complete the art/crafts. Eat before you come, or plan to eat lunch immediately after. The restaurant is delicious, but might not be budget-friendly for kids to eat there.


Hands ON! Second Saturday

Saturday February 13, 2016 / 10 am – 6 pm

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey 

Themed around the Chinese Lunar New Year, participants will enjoy a Chinese Dance and Cultural Presentation by Xian Na “Sonia” Carlson and her group of traditional Chinese dancers. Themed art projects and storytelling will continue to explore Chinese traditions surrounding the New Year.

All visitors will enjoy free admission all day.


10 am – 6 pm | Free Admission for all Visitors 
10 am – 4 pm | Monkey Masks Art Activity
10 am – 4 pm | Dragon Parade Puppets Art Activity
10:30 & 11 am | Children’s Storytelling with Kathleen Durham
11 am | Film: Stone Soup and other Stories from the Asian Tradition
1:00 pm | Public Tour (adult focus) – 2nd Floor 
2 pm | Chinese Dance and Cultural Presentation by Xian Na “Sonia” Carlson
2:30 & 3 pm | Children’s Storytelling with Kathleen Durham 

Lead sponsorship for the Hands ON! program through 2024 is provided by the Robert S. and Dorothy J. Keyser Foundation with additional support from the Leonette Foundation, the Sato Foundation, Art4Moore and the City of Reno Arts & Culture Commission. Second Saturdays are sponsored exclusively by the Nightingale Family Foundation.

FREE General / FREE Museum members

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