Family Programs

Group Tours for Kids
Choose from an array of interactive tours and workshops, perfect for daycares, sports teams, scouts, guides, home schoolers, or groups of friends! Tours available Friday from 5-9pm, Saturday and Sunday 11am-5pm. Visit wag.ca/bookatour to reserve your spot.

 

 

Family Fusion

Sunday, May 14 to Sunday, July 16

Family Fusion is a monthly DIY arts and crafts event – stop by the WAG with your family and spend some creative time together!

Drop-in between 1pm and 3pm • $20 per family (2 adults and up to 4 children under 18) • $10 per family for WAG members

Sunday, May 14 • Mother's Day: Picasso Tea Party - Enjoy a cup of tea with mom and create a colorful double portrait inspired by Picasso.

Sunday, June 18 • Father’s Day: Kite Building & Wind Sock Workshop - Help Dad build the kite he has always wanted on his special day!

Sunday, July 16 • Picnic with Picasso - Enjoy a snack on the rooftop while using watercolours to create stunning a cubist still life in the sunshine.

Sunday, August 27 • Scavenger Hunt - Have fun with your family uncovering hidden secrets embedded in the art and architecture of the Gallery.

Watch for more dates!

 

Summer Art Camp

Tuesday, July 4 to Friday, August 11

Ages 6-8 and 9-12 • Week-long sessions • July 4-Aug 11
Monday-Friday, 9am-4pm • Early drop-off from 8:30am and late pick up until 5pm

Register for Summer Art Camp, here.

Campers will explore gallery exhibitions, create art, go on exciting field trips, and stage their own mini-exhibition at the end of the week.

$225/week • $200/week for WAG members
Short weeks July 4-7 & Aug 8-11:
$200/week • $180/week for WAG members

Choose from three exciting themes:
Downtown: Listen to the music of the traffic in the city and linger on the sidewalk where the neon signs are pretty! Join us for a multi-media exploration of our city to discover that art is all around. Once back in the studio with sketches and ideas campers will create their own city using a multitude of art materials.

Oh Canada! celebrates Canada’s 150th birthday with artmaking and games focused on the wonders of Canada’s luscious landscapes, many of which can be seen in the Gallery. This session is topped off with a big birthday party that the campers plan for friends and family to enjoy.

Painting with Picasso: This summer, Picasso is in the house! Campers will create their own masterpieces inspired by one of the greatest artists of all time, Pablo Picasso.

Week 1, July 4-7 • Ages: 9-12 • Theme: Downtown!
Week 2, July 10-14 • Ages: 6-8 • Theme: Oh Canada!
Week 3, July 17-21 • Ages: 9-12 • Theme: Oh Canada!
Week 4, July 24-28 • Ages: 6-8 • Theme: Painting with Picasso
Week 5, July 31-Aug 4 • Ages: 9-12 • Theme: Painting with Picasso
Week 6, Aug 8-11 • Ages: 6-8 • Theme: Downtown!

For programming questions please contact Allison at 204.789.1762 or youth-programs@wag.ca

For registration inquiries please contact Cara at 204.789.1766 or studioprograms-assistant@wag.ca

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Gallery Hours

  • Tuesday 11am-5pm
  • Wednesday 11am-5pm
  • Thursday 11am-5pm
  • Friday 11am-9pm
  • Saturday 11am-5pm
  • Sunday 11am-5pm
  • Closed Monday

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