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 Arcade

Saturday, December 2 from 11am to 3pm

Join us for this free event presented by the Symposium on the Future Imaginary.

Bring your family for a gaming day, including an Indigenous video game arcade, virtual reality (VR) stations, and a workshop facilitated by Video Pool Media Arts Centre. Showcasing games from the IIF Skins workshops, Elizabeth LaPensée, Never Alone, the 2167 VR projects, the Art Alive VR experience from Pinnguaq, and more!

Learn more about The Future Imaginary Symposium, here.

 

Holiday Party

Sunday, December 10 from 1:30pm to 4pm

Get festive with your family at the WAG! Enjoy a mug of hot cocoa, cookies, and crafts, as we come together to deck the halls and celebrate another winter season. Don't forget your camera to take a picture with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet's Filbert the Nutcracker Bear. FREE for all. 

Our Holiday Party would not be possible without the generous support of Stella's and Ron Paul Garden Centre.

 

Family Fusion

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 to Sunday, January 28, 2018

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*

Holiday Family Fusion Days
Wednesday, January 3 • Paint a Winter Landscape - Get out the paints and brush yourself up a snowy winter wonderland.

Thursday, January 4 • Perfect Prints - How many ways are there to make a print? Visit us at WAG Studio and learn some new and exciting print techniques!

Sunday, January 28 • Arctic Chill Out - Experience winter on the WAG rooftop! Have fun building a snow fort, learning about life in the arctic, and create a piece of artwork that you can take home.

*Includes entry to all galleries

Watch for more dates!

 

Family Sunday: Arctic Chill Out/Aventure Arctique

Sunday, January 28, 2018 from 1:30pm to 4pm

Celebrate Inuit culture through games, tours and workshops. Keep your snowsuit on and visit the WAG rooftop for some snowy outdoor activities.

$20 per family (up to 2 adults and 4 children under 18) • $10 for WAG members, Purchase your Family Membership at the Front Desk or online.

Admission includes access to the galleries. For all current exhibitions click here.


Célébrez la culture Inuit en jouant des jeux et avec la création artistique. Gardez votre habit de neige lors de votre visite au toit du Musée, et participez aux activités hivernales en pleine air. Regardez pour les gens avec un macaron qui dit je parle français pour un service francophone.

20$ par famille - $10 pour les familles membres (2 adultes et 4 enfants de moins de 18 ans) Achetez votre carte de famille membre à la réception ou en ligne.)

 

 

Spring Break Art Camp

Monday, March 26, 2018 to Thursday, March 29, 2018

March 26-29, 2018
Ages 6-12 • $50 for non-members/$45 for members, per day
Registration opens January 16

Camp from 9am-4pm • Early drop-off/late pick-up from 8:30am-5pm

Get creative with a new theme every day! Campers will have fun experimenting with new art forms, playing active games, and seeing art in the galleries.

Monday • A Day of Clay: Learn everything you ever wanted to know about clay in this one-day clay camp. A tour through the Gallery will inspire your imagination to create a masterpiece out of clay.
 
Tuesday • What can I Paint? Explore the Gallery looking for new techniques and exciting subject matter to paint and then head to WAG Studio and get creative and paint crazy!
 
Wednesday • Super Art Heroes:  Who are your heroes and what are their super powers? Search through the Gallery collecting interesting ideas and turn them into your very own Super Art Hero.
 
Thursday • I didn’t know I could make art with this! Take a tour though the Gallery and find out what interesting things artists use to make art. Back at WAG Studio you will use unconventional materials to create your own masterpiece.

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

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

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

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