First Tuesday

Tuesday, May 7, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.





May 7: Big and Little


Big and Little photo op
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Center for Creative Connections (C3)
Snap a family pic at our BIG photo spot.

art-making activity
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Art Studio, C3
Drop in to create your own hanging mobile using paper of all sizes.

meet Arturo
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Arturo’s Nest, C3
Say hello to Arturo, the Museum’s family mascot. Don’t forget to write him a letter!

opposite day play stations
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Tech Lab, C3
Pretend to be a huge toddler in a small city, match up opposites using flashcards, test your skills by sorting big and little objects, and more at one of our opposite-themed play stations.

pop-up art spot
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Museum galleries
Visit our cart for creative games and activities in the galleries.

A taste of The Island of the Skog with Dallas Children’s Theater
11:30 a.m.–noon, C3 Theater
Scurry and scamper with a teaching artist from the Dallas Children’s Theater as we get a sneak peek of the delightfully charming and gentle story The Island of the Skog, now playing at the Dallas Children’s Theater.

Up, Down, and Around family tour
12:15–12:45 p.m., Meet at the C3 entrance
Let your eyes wander around large paintings with tiny details in this interactive tour of the Jonas Wood exhibition led by Education staff. Tours will be offered in English and Spanish.

story time with the Dallas Public Library
1:00–1:30 p.m., C3 Theater
Listen to enchanting stories told by our librarian friends.