First Tuesday

Tuesday, January 2, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.





January 2: Shape by Shape

art-making activity
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Art Studio, C3
Drop in and make a shape robot using paper, scissors, and glue.

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!

shape lab
11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Tech Lab, C3
Give your brain a workout and get into shape at one of our shape play stations. Make shapes out of playdough, drive toy cars along rectangle and triangle roads, put together shape puzzles, and more.

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.

Songs & Stories with Lolly Hopwood
11:30 a.m.–noon, C3 Theater
Get ready for an interactive and imaginative musical adventure with Pennsylvania-based children's musician Lolly Hopwood. Lolly has been delighting kids across the country with her music, books, and concerts. By using fun props and games along with her catchy kindie songs, Lolly invites you to be a part of the show! She'll be joined by Jesse Chandler, who plays with bands like Midlake, Mercury Rev, and BNQT.

Shape Escape family tour
12:15–12:45 p.m., Meet at the C3 entrance
The shapes have escaped and we must round them up! Search for circles, triangles, and squares hiding in the art in this interactive tour led by Museum staff.

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