(December 8, 2016) – The last Free Family Day of 2016 is Saturday at the Figge Art Museum. Experience scheduled activities from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. with free admission all day.
Families are invited to participate in a variety of art activities inspired by the current exhibitions including chalk pastels, portraits, print etchings, collage and more.
Enjoy performances in the lobby at 11 a.m. with The Quad City Rock Academy’s Vocal Harmony Group and at 1 p.m. with the Rock Island Orchestra along with light snacks. The John Deere Auditorium will have a selection of short films featuring artists Rose Frantzen, Gary Kelley and Rembrandt. Explore the galleries or visit the permanent collection gallery for a Holiday Tour at 1:30 p.m.
The museum store will be open all day and gift certificates for art classes and gift memberships will be available. Purchase two gift memberships between now and December 25 and receive a third membership of equal or lesser value free of charge.