Family Programs

Don’t miss our programs for the whole family!

01/20
Monday
Mon. January 20, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
Held during most school holidays, our intergenerational programs are facilitated by a museum educator. Join us for design activities and gallery bingo on the Ground Floor. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
01/25
Saturday
Sat. January 25, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
Join guest designer Natalie Stopka to make your own paint from materials found in her studio garden and create your own design. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
this image shows a paper shark
02/08
Saturday
Sat. February 8, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
image shoes screenprinting and ink
02/17
Monday
Mon. February 17, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
Experience 'pulling' ink through a stenciled mesh, to print an image onto paper. Once dry, your prints will be used to cut out shapes and make your own unique collage. Held during most school holidays, our intergenerational programs are facilitated by a museum educator. Join us for design activities and gallery bingo on the Ground Floor. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
Image shows a relief carving of a flower
02/18
Tuesday
Tue. February 18, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
Held during most school holidays, our intergenerational programs are facilitated by a museum educator. Join us for design activities and gallery bingo on the Ground Floor. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
image shows cochineal paint
02/19
Wednesday
Wed. February 19, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
Held during most school holidays, our intergenerational programs are facilitated by a museum educator. Join us for design activities and gallery bingo on the Ground Floor. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
image shoes screenprinting and ink
02/20
Thursday
Thu. February 20, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
Experience 'pulling' ink through a stenciled mesh to print an image onto paper. Once dry, your prints will be used to cut out shapes and make your own unique collage. Held during most school holidays, our intergenerational programs are facilitated by a museum educator. Join us for design activities and gallery bingo on the Ground Floor. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
Drop In on Design | Biofabrication using Mushroom Mycelium. A woman wearing plastic gloves creates a bowl from a mold
02/21
Friday
Fri. February 21, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
Held during most school holidays, our intergenerational programs are facilitated by a museum educator. Join us for design activities and gallery bingo on the Ground Floor. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event
This image shows a selection of colorful weavings
02/29
Saturday
Sat. February 29, 2020
11:00am to 3:00pm
In this intergenerational workshop, led by textile designer Suzanne Tick, participants will create fun patterns by weaving plastic bags, mylar balloons and more into their own unique reusable bag design. This is a beginner workshop, no prior experience in design required to participate. This program is suitable for adults and children ages 5 and up. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 East 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event