collage of graphic elements including audio icons and ACCESSIBILITY in ASL fingerspelled letters. On the left, a small blue wheelchair user icon is depicted. To its right, the Virgin Mary is rendered in a painterly style with sound symbols emanating from her figure. Scroll down for additional event description, timing, and ticket information.
12/09
Monday
Mon. December 9, 2019
6:30pm to 9:00pm
A workshop hosted by Cooper Hewitt's Interaction Lab exploring the body and knowledge-building in museums. .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E. 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
 
12/14
Saturday
Sat. December 14, 2019
12:00pm to 4:30pm
Join sensory illusionist and magician Jeanette Andrews in a series of illusions, magic, and experiments exploring concept of being hidden in plain sight. .
Event Address:
Industry City
220 36th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232
 
12/21
Saturday
Sat. December 21, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
Get ready to get your hands dirty—literally!—as we walk you through the process of growing your own planter using mycelium. 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
 
12/23
Monday
Mon. December 23, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
Design a sustainable green roof. 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
 
12/24
Tuesday
Tue. December 24, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
Design a mobile dwelling that can withstand rising sea levels. 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
 
12/26
Thursday
Thu. December 26, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
Design a mobile service station that helps you get locally grown foods to your home. 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
 
12/27
Friday
Fri. December 27, 2019
11:00am to 3:00pm
Reimagine a habitat using a recycled material. 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
 
01/11
Saturday
Sat. January 11, 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
 
01/19
Sunday
Sun. January 19, 2020
10:30am to 12:00pm
Cooper Hewitt offers a free program for individuals with Alzheimer's or other dementias and their care partners to experience and discuss design objects and exhibitions in a small group. Led by museum educators, these dialogues provide a social environment for exploring design objects and stories and participate in hands-on learning experiences . .
Event Address:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
2 E 91st Street
New York, NY 10128
Free, Non-Ticketed Event