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WeeMuse Art Crawl

December 11, 2021 @ 10:15 am - 11:00 am

The Berkshire Museum presents We Make History for kids ages 5 and up.
Berkshire Museum

Berkshire Museum invites children ages 2 to 5 to learn about the art and artists in our collection, encouraging them to question, explore, and get creative with their own personal masterpieces. Older or younger siblings are welcome to join.

Many of their programs have capacity limits now, as the museum continues take precautions during the Covid-19 pandemic. To secure a spot, please sign up ahead. While they are eager for a time when it will be safe to consistently welcome whole families to their all-ages programming,right now they encourage families to consider having a child accompanied by one parent or caregiver instead of two or more to make more spots available to young people.

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The museum’s newest winter show is Museum of the Moon, an installation of lunar views and glowing moonlight by UK artist Luke Jerram and an ethereal soundscape by award-winning composer Dan Jones, bringing together science, starlight and celebratory seasonal fun.

Museum of the Moon is an exact replica of Earth’s moon, a gently glowing orb suspended in midair. Jerram created the installation using NASA imagery of the lunar surface, hoping to inspire those who experience it to contemplate the many ways the moon connects humankind across time and culture.

The museum will hold eventsaround the exhibit, from family-friendly magic shows and activities to Paint & Sip, choral music, morning classes from Radiance Yoga, poetry, or a screening of a new documentary about NASA astronauts, The Wonderful, followed by discussion with astronaut Cady Coleman and Josh Simpson, a deep space and cosmos-inspired glass artist.

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Event Details

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Date:
December 11, 2021
Time:
10:15 am - 11:00 am
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Event Location

Berkshire Museum
39 South St.
Pittsfield, MA
413-443-7171

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