Events Calendar

Events are free and take place in a variety of locations and formats. The Museum is committed to accessibility for all visitors. Our efforts are ongoing. To request an accommodation for an upcoming event, please contact the Museum in advance at spencerart@ku.edu or 785.864.4710.

October 30

Activity

HALLOWEEKEND IN THE WOODS

2PM – 4PM
Marvin Grove, directly behind Spencer Museum, 1301 Mississippi St

Trick or tree! Explore the mysteries of Marvin Grove and make the sidewalks your runway to debut your Halloween costume. We’re rolling the Spencer Art Cart outdoors for tricks, treats, and art activities among the trees. Costumed canines and grown-ups are welcome, too!

Sponsored By: Spencer Museum of Art

November 12

Activity

ART CART

1PM – 4PM
317 Perkins Central Court

The Art Cart is a free drop-in activity station where children and grown-ups enjoy hands-on art projects together, taking inspiration from original works of art on view. Stop by anytime between 1PM and 4PM and stay as long as you like!

Sponsored By: Spencer Museum of Art

December 03

Activity

ART CART TAILS & TRADITIONS

9AM – 11AM
Watkins Museum of History, 1047 Massachusetts St

Visit the Watkins Museum to create and celebrate holiday traditions with your family at this free annual event. The Spencer Museum will be on hand to lead a special art activity.

Sponsored By: Spencer Museum of Art, Watkins Museum of History