Visit The Delaware Contemporary for exciting family programs throughout the year. We offer art workshops, special gallery tours, Fall Family FUNdays, and more! 

Fun Family Activities at The Delaware Contemporary

Gallery Scavenger Hunt: Go on a hunt for items throughout our galleries! Pick up a list at the Front Desk and test your finding skills!

Become an Art Detective: There are secret operatives at our galleries who need your help. Pick up an Agent Dossier at the Front Desk! 

Little Masterpieces: Art supply bins are available to use at The Delaware Contemporary to make take-home art work. Enjoy relaxed, family creativity!


Selected Sundays, 1 - 3 PM | No registration required | All ages welcome!

The Delaware Contemporary's Fall Family FUNdays are an inviting way for family and friends to be introduced to new art concepts and art making activities. Join our teaching artists and educators for our thematic programming and dynamic gallery activities.Attend all four and receive a FREE family portrait taken by a professional portrait photographer during the December 16th Free Family FUNday. Just in time for the holidays! 

Silkscreens: Moving Forward, Making Peace
Sunday, September 16
Exercise your creative Peacemaking muscles in response to the 1968 riots and their aftermath through individual and collaborative silkscreened flags. 

Painting in the Fourth Dimension
Sunday, October 14
Create a collaborative wall painting inspired by exhibiting artist, Timmy Graham, whose large-scale paintings create the illusion of movement and vibrations through the use of math and color science.

Miniature Earthworks
Sunday, November 4
Create small-scale earthworks by arranging natural elements on various surfaces to create unique and beautiful designs inspired by the Fusion exhibition.

Sunday, December 16
Explore various monoprinting techniques inspired by exhibiting artist Shelley Thorstensen.



Support for our free programming is generously provided by Principal Financial Group Foundation, Inc.