Third Thursday February! FREE

15feb4:00 pm8:00 pmThird Thursday February! FREE

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Event Details

Stop by the Museum every Third Thursday for free admission to the galleries from 4 till 8 p.m. Enjoy the exhibitions, collections, and the following free activities.

This month, create artworks inspired by the imagery, themes and processes used by artists of color whose artworks are on display in our galleries.
For a complete listing of all Third Thursday happenings downtown visit www.downtownallentown.com.

5:30 p.m.
Cheers, Allentown! Tasting with Social Still Distillery

Kick off your evening at the Museum with good spirits and good friends in our upstairs Art Ways lounge area. Social Still Distillery will be providing samples of their many varieties of spirits as well as a signature cocktail. Must be at least 21 years of age to partake.

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5:307 p.m.
Artist workshops with Devyn Leonor Briggs
Stop by our Crayola Classroom for a hands-on adult arts workshop with local artist Devyn Leonor Briggs using collage and weaving techniques.

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5:30 p.m.
Be Inspired! Art Workshop
Get inspired by the Museum’s new Louise Nevelson sculpture and put together your own assemblage.

6 p.m.
Free guided gallery tour 

See highlights from our collection during this tour of the African American art on display in Butz Gallery.

6 p.m.
Recycled Sounds with Dendê Macêdo
In honor of Black History Month, artist–in–residence Dendê Macêdo’s will guide visitors in making instruments out of found materials, using works by noted African American artists in our collection as a springboard for inspiration. Free.

6 p.m.
Beah: A Black Woman Speaks (90 mins)
The directorial debut of actress Lisa Gay Hamilton, this lm celebrates the life of legendary African American actress, poet and political activist Beah Richards, best known for her Oscar–nominated role in Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner.

6:30 p.m.
Trivia: How much do you know?

Test your knowledge every Third Thursday with our Arts and Culture Trivia upstairs in Art Ways, with questions spanning from 16th century art to contemporary culture.

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Time

(Thursday) 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

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