Special Exhibits, Activities Slated At Crocker Museum
A special exhibit, some ongoing and upcoming programs are being featured at the Crocker Art Museum, 216 O St., downtown Sacramento. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday, and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursdays. Every third Sunday of the month is “Pay What You Wish Sunday”, sponsored by Western Health Advantage. For more information, call (916) 8087000, or visit crockerart.org.
American River College’s Fine Art Club on View runs Oct. 5 through Jan. 7, 2018. View a variety of work created by American River College’s Fine Art Club. Reception is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 15, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Also featured: Art Spots – Art installations designed for children 5 and under and their grownups are sprouting up in various Museum spaces. These engaging, tot-friendly installations are part of an experimental project funded by First 5 Sacramento and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
“Tot Land” – Ongoing; inspired by the Museum’s own Spirit Canoe, an all-new Tot Land installation offers a world of exploration for children from infancy to age 5 and their caregivers. Children will be swept up in their own playful ideas as they climb inside a boat, using their imagination to transform into human and animal characters as they interact with one another. Artist: Martin Webb.
“Wingding” – Runs Nov. 19 through March 4, 2018. “Wingding” is a festive, threedimensional art experience designed for young children and their caregivers and/or families. This installation offers opportunities to interact with, and learn about, the basic elements of art through play, experimentation, and creative collaboration. Artist: Sonja White.