Arts Integration & Appetizers 2018

Dec 5, 2018, 5:30pm
Free for members/$10 for non-Members Ticket includes resources and appetizers. Space is limited. 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 (with snacks!).   Programs are the first Wednesday of each month (September-May), 5:30 to 7:30 pm.      November 7, 2018 December 5, 2018 February 6, 2019 March 6, 2019 April 3, 2019 May 1, 2019     Special thanks to William Randolph ... (View more)

Weekly Mindfulness Session

Nov 29, 2018, 12pm Dec 6, 2018, 12pm 2 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   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 occu... (View more)

Make It!

Nov 28, 2018, 3:30pm
Make It! is a hands-on art-making space for all ages and abilities. Join artists and Museum staff to be inspired by works of art from the collection or current exhibitions.  Each month features a different object and art-making technique, and a chance to explore new materials, perspectives, and ways of connecting with art. Make It! occurs twice a month. Wednesday session is open to the public during Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesdays; Saturday session is free for Members and included in General Admission. Saturday, November 17 10 am–2 pm Wednesday, November 28 3:30 pm–7:30 pm Lenhardt Gallery, Katz Wing for Contemporary Art   Experiment with creating imaginative landscapes inspired by ... (View more)

Indigenous Astronomy Lecture and Workshop

Dec 12, 2018, 6pm
Free for Members For non-Members: Lecture is $5, lecture and workshop is $10   Please note that space is limited for the workshop and prior registration is highly recommended.   Dr. David Koerner, Professor of Astronomy at Northern Arizona University, will present a 45-minute overview of Indigenous cosmogony, archaeoastronomy, and the astronomies of native peoples from the American Southwest. After the talk Dr. Koerner will teach the underlying mechanics of sky watching with hands-on demonstrations and tutorials.    Dr. Koerner teaches Indigenous Astronomy at Northern Arizona University and uses space and ground-based telescopes to study the properties of planetesimal disks around nearby st... (View more)

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