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Stark Museum of Art
The W.H. Stark House
Shangri La Gardens
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February 14, 2020
February 14 & 15, 2020 (10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
The W.H. Stark House is excited to announce 2nd Friday & Saturday Monthly Tours for the 2020 season. Tours include all three floors of the main House, feature two recently restored rooms, and, as always, display original family furnishings, personal effects, and decorative arts. Reserve your free tour today! Tours…Read more...
February 15, 2020
On View February 15 - September 19, 2020
Immerse yourself in the world of drawing in this hands-on interactive exhibition.View drawings from the Stark Museum of Art’s collection including some never on view before! Uncover the magic that artists seemingly use from sketch to finished drawing. Experiment with techniques and tools that make drawings come to life and…Read more...
February 26, 2020
Select Wednesdays throughout February 26th - April 22nd (9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.)
Calling all nature photographers and bird enthusiasts! Want to learn about the birds that call Shangri La Gardens home? Join us to see the wonderful variety of resident and migratory birds the Gardens has to offer! Birders of all skill levels are invited to join Environmental Educator, Kathleen Nelligan and…Read more...
March 6, 2020
Friday, March 6, 2020 (10:00-11:00 a.m.)
Get ready to explore art-making at SMA Playdate! Little artists and their grown-ups will enjoy a special story and art-inspired play before creating their own original masterpiece in our art studio. Free admission. Engage in hands-on learning opportunities, including storytelling, imaginative play, and art making with an emphasis on…Read more...
March 9, 2020
Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 3:00 pm
ROMANCE! ADVENTURE! GERSHWIN! In post war Paris, romance is in the air and youthful optimism reigns. Gershwin’s soaring melodies are matched by gravity-defying dance as the world rediscovers the power of love in this breathtaking production. Hoping to start a new life, World War II veteran Jerry Mulligan chooses…Read more...
March 14, 2020
Saturday, March 14, 2020 (10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.)
Paint on pottery! During this workshop, learn how artists use a special paint called glaze for pottery. Participants will paint a plate or mug to keep or gift to someone special. Join us at the CREATE! Workshop – Glazing Pottery on Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30…Read more...
March 17, 2020
March 17-20, 2020 (1-4 p.m.)
Doodle Days is a free event for families and museum visitors to let loose and discover the power of their imagination. The fun is from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the gallery setting and encourages participants to engage with the art and seek inspiration for their own art making.…Read more...
March 19, 2020
Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 7:00pm
IT’S SOME KIND OF WONDERFUL! BEAUTIFUL – THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL tells the Tony® and Grammy® Award-winning inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil…Read more...
March 28, 2020
Saturday, March 28, 2020 (11:00 a.m.-2:00p.m.)
Join us the last Saturday of each month (March – October) from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. for Up Close with Nature: Live Animal Programs. Our Wildlife Curator, Robert Morgan, features one or more live animals that call Shangri La Gardens home. During these exciting & informative programs, you will…Read more...
March 30, 2020
Monday, March 30, 2020 at 7:30pm
A REASON FOR CELEBRATION! Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher brings his fresh take on a beloved masterpiece to life as FIDDLER ON THE ROOF begins a North American tour direct from Broadway. A wonderful cast and a lavish orchestra tell this heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and the…Read more...