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This Weekend at the Grand Rapids Art Museum

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/Photo Courtesy The Grand Rapids Art Museum

Visitors during Friday Nights at GRAM

Visitors during Friday Nights at GRAM /Photo Courtesy The Grand Rapids Art Museum

Family fun on Saturday

Family fun on Saturday /Photo Courtesy The Grand Rapids Art Museum

Participate in fun social games and watch a performance by the GRAM theater group during Friday Nights at GRAM. For more information, see the schedule below. 

Friday, November 6


Join us for Friday Nights at GRAM Party of the Century from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. FREE for members and $5 for non members, includes admission to exhibitions. 

Celebrate the Centennial 1910 - 2010 and progress through the decades with special Friday Nights at GRAM now through April 2010 with music and art dialogue, dinner and drinks, social games and galleries open late. Cash bar located in Museum Cafe from 5:00 - 8:30 pm, gourmet buffet dinner and small plate menu served until 8:00 pm 

5:30 - 8:30 pm 

Innovative Performances:

Chosen, The gospel sounds of Daniel Richardson

7:00 - 7:45 pm 

Art Dialouge

Whistler: The Gentle Art of Making Enemies


GRAM Theater Group


Saturday, November 7, 2009

Saturday All Day With The Arts

Exlpore. Entertain. Engage

Share the Experience of Art. 

Drop in the Grand Rapids Art Museum's Education Center on Louis anytime between 10:00 am and 3:00 pm for family activities. Children and their adult chaperone are welcome to join the fun and participate in exciting art exploration activities in the education studios. Visit or call 831-1000. 

10:00 am - 3:00 pm 

Education Center

November's Theme: Through the eyes of the Impressionists. As visitors learn about the Impressionist movement and the artists who worked in this style, they will create a masterpiece based on their own impressions. Selected pieces will also be featured. 

Studio Activities: Kid-friendly tours run at 11:00 am and 1:00 pm while drop in studio activities and gallery sketching take place all day.  

Every Saturday

Art Making Projects - drop in 

Kid friendly tours

Sketching in the galleries

Family activity guides

Garden room art stations


Sunday, November 8, 2009


11:00 am - 3:00 pm 

Sunday Brunch offered in the Cafe.

Special Sunday Brunch Menu

2:00 - 2:45 pm 

Fall Chamber Concert Series

David Lamse, Violinist


Remember, parking is FREE in city lots on Sundays!



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