Culture Days 2017 | Artful Family Activities
Saturday, September 30, 2017
Time: 1-3 pm
Free admission; all ages welcome
Join us for free, family-friendly activities inspired by the exhibition 150 Acts: Art, Activism, Impact which features the work of Indigenous artists from AGG’s collection as well as new artistic practices.
Story is an integral part of Indigenous culture, rooted in language, communication, and tradition. Full of visual and oral storytelling, this afternoon will offer families and children of all ages an opportunity to explore First Nations culture and tradition with Jan Sherman, Community Helper.
Storytelling | 1-1:30 pm and 2:30-3 pm | Lecture Room (Second floor)
Enjoy interactive storytelling with Jan Sherman, storyteller, drummer, singer and First Nations culture keeper. Each storytelling session is limited to twenty participants on a first come, first served basis.
Moon Painting | 1 to 3 pm | Lecture Room (Second floor)
Learn about the Indigenous lunar calendar – discover which moon you were born under and create a one-of-a-kind moon painting that captures its meaning.
Power Tours | 1 pm, 1:30 pm, 2 pm, and 2:30 pm start times | First floor
The Art Gallery of Guelph is open from 12 to 5 pm throughout the Culture Days weekend.
See you at the AGG!