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Film & Performance
July 18, 7pm
CF's Summer Film Series: Exit Through The Gift Shop

Senior Coffee Social

Nov 14, 2019, 10:30am Nov 14, 2019, 1:30pm 16 More Engagement(s) Available
Join us for our monthly Coffee Social for Members 65 and older. Enjoy complimentary coffee, breakfast treats, and a Docent-led presentation on a featured object from the collection.   An additional series of afternoon coffee socials will be available November 2019 through March 2020 at 1:30 pm (doors at 1:00 pm). The morning coffee social times remain the same: doors at 10:15 am and presentation at 10:30 am. Coffee socials are always hosted the second Thursday of the month.   This event takes place in Singer Hall in Wolfswinkel Education Center. Please check in at the Visitor's Desk inside the Museum. Volunteers will be available to guide you to the event.   RSVP required. Free for Museum Members ages 6... (View more)

Mindfulness Session

Nov 14, 2019, 12pm Nov 21, 2019, 12pm 3 More Engagement(s) Available
Learn how to focus on the present and live in the moment with a free, 30-minute mindfulness session. Scientific studies show the art of Mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change the way you feel, think, work and play by opening new pathways in the brain. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn.    To learn more about Hospice of the Valley Mindfulness classes or to register, call (602) 530-6900 or visit hov.org/mindfulness.   No RSVP required. Mindfulness Sessions are free and open to the public and occur weekly, rain or shine, at the Dorrance Sculpture Garden. If excessive heat or rain occurs, t... (View more)

Slow Art

Dec 26, 2019, 12pm
Noon–12:45 pm Free for Members For non-Members, ticket price reflects the cost of General Admission   Join us as we use art and guided meditation to connect to the moment and create a deeper understanding of artworks once per month. Take a little extra time to look, listen and relax your mind with our teams of museum educators and mindfulness guides.   Presented in partnership with Hospice of the Valley, each session focuses on one work of art in the Museum, blending guided mindfulness practice with a deeper reflection of an individual artwork.    Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn. Scientific studie... (View more)

Arts Integration & Appetizers

Dec 4, 2019, 5pm Feb 5, 2020, 5pm 3 More Engagement(s) Available
ARTS INTEGRATION & APPETIZERS A  Wednesday evening professional development series for educators. Open to all educators, no art background required. Discover techniques for integrating art into your classroom learning, hear from local arts professionals, enjoy special tours of Museum exhibitions, and network while enjoying hands-on learning in a fun, casual atmosphere. Programs take place the first Wednesday of each month (September-May), 5:00 to 7:30 pm.  NEW! Join us for The Teacher's Lounge, in Palette, the on-site cafe, where we'll enjoy unwinding with new friends and colleagues from 5-6 PM. Light appetizers will be provided, and Palette will offer special prices on menu items.  The workshop will start at 6 PM ... (View more)