Fredericton / Calendar / Family Art Day

The Beaverbrook Art Gallery offers FREE admission and programs to visitors of all ages on the last Sunday of each month from 12 pm to 5 pm!

Guided tours:

1pm: English
2pm: French
(Please meet at the Welcome Desk beside the elevators)


Free Activities:

12- 5pm Marion McCain Atlantic Gallery:
Art Cart: Weaving inspired by Ivan Crowell tapestries

12 - 2pm Canadian Gallery: 
Suitcase Stories: Postcards from the Past
Four paintings have a special story to tell! Receive a prompt to investigate a mysterious object connected to an artwork and continue the story by creating a postcard.
1-3pm: Bruno Bobak Artist-in-Residence Studio
Plant fibre basketry demonstration with Ralph Simpson

1-4pm: Sculpture response with Kiki Levesque
How does art inspire art? Create a plasticine sculpture inspired by your favorite artwork! Inspired by Her Metal, a group exhibition by 6 women metalsmiths.

1:30- 2:15 pm: Elizabeth A. Currie Gallery on the Green
Music and Dance with Rachel Barrett
Explore self-love and mindful movement with music! *bring a yoga mat if you have one.
Fredericton's own Rachel Barrett of Luminous and Wild Yoga will lead you in a gallery friendly yoga dance party.
3-3:45pm: Orientation Gallery
Out from Under the Rug
Discover the history of the Black Loyalists with Graham Nickerson


Feb 17, 2019
12:00PM - 5:00PM