Second Saturdays for Families | Natural Wonders

April 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Explore the Wadsworth’s collection of still life paintings with a docent and learn how artists transform the ordinary into the extraordinary. Then paint a watercolor of your own to take home. Admission is free during Second Saturdays activities.

ART MAKING | 10am-1pm

Watercolor Views
Use watercolors to paint the different colors, shapes, and textures you see outside our windows. Hartford Courant Room

Flower Pots
Celebrate Earth Day and decorate a mini wooden flower pot. Avery Court

MUSIC | Enjoy musical a performance by flutist Alison Hoffman and the Hartt Community Division’s Suzuki program.

ACTIVITIES | Board games for all ages in the Hartford Courant Room brought to you by Tabletop Gaming Center.


ABCs: Art Books and Connections | 10:30am & 12pm 
Make connections between art and books during this docent-guided tour for young children and accompanying adults.

Ask About Art | 11am
Talk to a docent about what you see.

Eyes on Art Family Tour | 11:30am 
Discover artwork from the collection and more during this docent-led tour for all ages.


Second Saturdays for Families is funded by Aetna. Additional support is provided by the J. Walton Bissell Foundation and the George A. and Grace L. Long Foundation, Bank of America, N.A., and Alan S. Parker, Co-Trustees. Program supplies are generously donated by S&S Worldwide.