Calendar: Public Programs

June 30, 2016
6:00pm8:00pm

Trivia Night

Adult Program

This program is now full. Email visitors@cartermuseum.org to be placed on the wait list.

Put on your thinking cap for a casual evening of trivia inspired by the Amon Carter’s collection. Bring a group (up to six people per team) or come alone, and enjoy snacks, drinks, and prizes during this friendly competition. Questions will cover a wide range of topics, so no art history degree is required!

Participants in this program must be at least 18 years of age.

Reservations are required. Registration for this program opens May 1. Call 817.989.5030 or email visitors@cartermuseum.org to register your team.

July 1, 2016
6:00pm10:00pm

Sunset Cinema: An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

Outdoor Film Series

Pack a picnic, grab some friends, and watch An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (1991, G) on the museum’s lawn. No reservations are required.

Lawn opens at 6 p.m.; film begins at 8:30 p.m. Food trucks from 6–9 p.m.

Only the museum’s lawn will be open during this program, not the building. Lawn chairs, blankets, and coolers are welcome. No glass bottles or pets, please.

If you’d like to be updated on the status of this program (e.g., changes due to weather) via text message or email, please call 817.989.5030 or email visitors@cartermuseum.org.

The museum is unable to validate paid parking at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. Parking information.

July 6, 2016
10:30am12:00pm

Artful Alphabet: NOP

Storytime

Use the alphabet to discover artworks at the Amon Carter! This week, bring your family for stories, art exploration, and art making inspired by the letters N, O, and P. A snack will be provided. No reservations are required.

During each Storytime, caregivers can register their participating children to win that week’s featured books. A drawing will be held at the end of each program; those chosen do not need to be present to win.

This program is best for families with children ages eight and under and their adult companions. If you work for a summer school or day care, we offer a customized experience for your students on a different day. Please call 817.989.5036 or email schooltours@cartermuseum.org for more information.

Storytime is held every Wednesday, June 8 through July 27, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

The museum is unable to validate paid parking at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. Parking information.

Helpful guidelines for your visit.

Storytime is sponsored in part by Galderma Laboratories, LP and Williams Trew Real Estate.
Snack provided by GoGo squeeZ.

July 9, 2016
10:30am12:00pm

Sensory Saturdays

Family Access Program

Sensory Saturdays is a free program for families with children who are 5 to 12 years old and on the autism spectrum. Families will have time to explore artworks in the galleries and get creative during a hands-on, art-making experience!

While the needs of individuals with autism are the focus of this program, it is also intended to be fun for parents, siblings (of all ages), and other relatives!

This program is offered on the second Saturday of every month. Reservations are required.Registration for this program opens July 1. Call 817.989.5030 or email visitors@cartermuseum.org to register and to receive helpful instructions about your visit.

July 13, 2016
10:30am12:00pm

Artful Alphabet: QRS

Storytime

Use the alphabet to discover artworks at the Amon Carter! This week, bring your family for stories, art exploration, and art making inspired by the letters Q, R, and S. A snack will be provided. No reservations are required.

During each Storytime, caregivers can register their participating children to win that week’s featured books. A drawing will be held at the end of each program; those chosen do not need to be present to win.

This program is best for families with children ages eight and under and their adult companions. If you work for a summer school or day care, we offer a customized experience for your students on a different day. Please call 817.989.5036 or email schooltours@cartermuseum.org for more information.

Storytime is held every Wednesday, June 8 through July 27, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

The museum is unable to validate paid parking at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. Parking information.

Helpful guidelines for your visit.

Storytime is sponsored in part by Galderma Laboratories, LP and Williams Trew Real Estate.
Snack provided by GoGo squeeZ.

July 14, 2016
10:30am11:30am

Sharing the Past Through Art

Access Program

Designed for adults with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers, participants discuss artists, exhibitions, and themes, and use artworks to connect to past experiences.

This program is offered on the second Thursday of every month. No reservations are required.

There is a designated barrier-free entrance near accessible parking for vehicles displaying the appropriate disability permits on Lancaster Avenue (the museum’s south side). Call 817.989.5030 or email visitors@cartermuseum.org to receive helpful instructions and parking information.

July 15, 2016
6:00pm10:00pm

Sunset Cinema: O Brother, Where Art Thou?

Outdoor Film Series

Pack a picnic, grab some friends, and watch O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000, PG-13) on the museum’s lawn. No reservations are required.

Lawn opens at 6 p.m.; film begins at 8:30 p.m. Food trucks from 6–9 p.m.

Only the museum’s lawn will be open during this program, not the building. Lawn chairs, blankets, and coolers are welcome. No glass bottles or pets, please.

If you’d like to be updated on the status of this program (e.g., changes due to weather) via text message or email, please call 817.989.5030 or email visitors@cartermuseum.org.

This program is sponsored by Humphrey & Associates, Inc.

The museum is unable to validate paid parking at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. Parking information.

July 20, 2016
10:00am12:00pm

Artful Alphabet: TUV

Storytime

Use the alphabet to discover artworks at the Amon Carter! This week, bring your family for stories, art exploration, and art making inspired by the letters T, U, and V. A snack will be provided. No reservations are required.

This week only: special guest and WFAA personality, Shelly Slater, will join in the fun and read a story!

During each Storytime, caregivers can register their participating children to win that week’s featured books. A drawing will be held at the end of each program; those chosen do not need to be present to win.

This program is best for families with children ages eight and under and their adult companions. If you work for a summer school or day care, we offer a customized experience for your students on a different day. Please call 817.989.5036 or email schooltours@cartermuseum.org for more information.

Storytime is held every Wednesday, June 8 through July 27, from 10:30 a.m. to noon.

The museum is unable to validate paid parking at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. Parking information.

Helpful guidelines for your visit.

Storytime is sponsored in part by Galderma Laboratories, LP and Williams Trew Real Estate.
Snack provided by GoGo squeeZ.

July 27, 2016
10:30am12:00pm

Artful Alphabet: WXYZ

Storytime

Use the alphabet to discover artworks at the Amon Carter! This week, bring your family for stories, art exploration, and art making inspired by the letters W, X, Y, and Z. A snack will be provided. No reservations are required.

During each Storytime, caregivers can register their participating children to win that week’s featured books. A drawing will be held at the end of each program; those chosen do not need to be present to win.

This program is best for families with children ages eight and under and their adult companions. If you work for a summer school or day care, we offer a customized experience for your students on a different day. Please call 817.989.5036 or email schooltours@cartermuseum.org for more information.

The museum is unable to validate paid parking at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. Parking information.

Helpful guidelines for your visit.

Storytime is sponsored in part by Galderma Laboratories, LP and Williams Trew Real Estate.
Snack provided by GoGo squeeZ.

July 29, 2016
6:00pm10:00pm

Sunset Cinema: To Kill a Mockingbird

Outdoor Film Series

Pack a picnic, grab some friends, and watch To Kill a Mockingbird (1962, NR) on the museum’s lawn. No reservations are required.

Lawn opens at 6 p.m.; film begins at 8:30 p.m. Food trucks from 6–9 p.m.

Only the museum’s lawn will be open during this program, not the building. Lawn chairs, blankets, and coolers are welcome. No glass bottles or pets, please.

If you’d like to be updated on the status of this program (e.g., changes due to weather) via text message or email, please call 817.989.5030 or email visitors@cartermuseum.org.

The museum is unable to validate paid parking at the Will Rogers Memorial Center. Parking information.

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