Saturday, February 16 from 10 a.m.– 3 p.m.
Bring the family to the Museum and celebrate Black History Month with us. Experience traditional African music, enjoy performances by Teens with a Purpose and The Governor’s School for the Arts, listen to children’s stories in the galleries, and much more. Add a square to the Chrysler’s quilt collage and try your hand at a bead craft. There is sure to be fun for the entire family!
Sponsored by Dominion Energy.
Timeline of Events
10 a.m. Doors Open
10 a.m.–3 p.m.
- Make your own beaded necklace or craft a quilt square in Huber Court
- Photo booth fun!
- Peruse Black History Month books on the Book Mobile out front of the Museum (provided by Norfolk Public Library)
- Learn about the first African American Cultural Center that is being constructed in Virginia Beach. It will be a place that brings people together, foster community while providing education and interactive programming that celebrates African American history and culture in the region.
11 a.m. Go on an Artventure around the Museum (15 mins)
11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Learn traditional dance moves led by Ubuntu Dance & Drum Collective
12 p.m. and 2 p.m. Go on an Artventure around the Museum (15 mins)
12:30 and 1:30 p.m. Enjoy story time in the galleries.
1 p.m. Teens with a Purpose perform and respond to our works on view in the Chrysler Museum collection
3 p.m. Family Day ends
Museum is open until 5 p.m.