Calendar

  1. Family Meditation Hour

    Wednesday, September 18 | 5 pm

    Join Ingrid Saddler-Walker from WythaBalance Yoga in a family-friendly walking meditation. Through conscious focusing of the breath and the emptying of the mind, this...

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  2. Adult Mindfulness Hour

    Wednesday, September 18 | 6:30 pm

    Join Michelle C. Johnson in exploring how to take heart-centered action in response to this cultural and political moment. Through deep breathing and movement, we remind...

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  3. Dining after Dark: Dinner with Osiris

    Friday, September 20 | 6 pm

    Join NCMA Egyptologist Caroline Rocheleau as she reveals mysteries of the Museum’s only mummy—the one featured in the exhibition What in the World Is a Grain Mummy?. Learn...

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  4. Astrology of the Mystical Feminine

    Thursday, September 26 | 5:30 pm

    Join Kamara Thomas of Hella Witchy Tarot for a mythological exploration of “the oracle” and themes of the wild, fierce, and mystical feminine. This event includes a...

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  5. Creative Writing Workshop

    Friday, September 27 | 10 am

    Join the NCMA’s Mellon scholar in residence, Helena Feder, to explore ekphrasis, the way in which visual art is translated into written language. Participants read examples...

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  6. Mindful Museum: Yoga for All in the Park

    Wednesday, October 2 | 5:30 pm

    All bodies, minds, and hearts are invited to celebrate the expansion of the NCMA’s wellness programming, “the Mindful Museum.” Join over 100 visitors to practice yoga,...

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  7. Family Studio: Mixed-Media Paintings

    Saturday, October 5 | 10:15 am

    Two-hour studio workshop and gallery tour for families. Please note: All participants (children and adults) must have a ticket.

    Be inspired by the letter X! View...

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  8. Family Studio: Mixed-Media Paintings

    Saturday, October 5 | 1 pm

    Two-hour studio workshop and gallery tour for families. Please note: All participants (children and adults) must have a ticket.

    Be inspired by the letter X! View...

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  9. Opening Party for Scott Avett: INVISIBLE

    Friday, October 11 | 7:30 pm

    Get a sneak peek at Scott Avett’s exhibition INVISIBLE, and then create your own Avett-inspired linoleum block print with artist Bill Fick and Speedball Ink. DJ Valient...

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  10. Mindful Museum: Slow Art Appreciation

    Wednesday, October 16 | 5:30 pm

    Slow art is a growing movement to mindfully observe, digest, and appreciate art. In this hourlong immersion, participants are guided through the observation of just one or...

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  11. Creative Writing Workshop

    Friday, October 18 | 10 am

    Join the NCMA’s Mellon scholar in residence, Helena Feder, to explore ekphrasis, the way in which visual art is translated into written language. Participants read examples...

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  12. Teen Screen Printing Class and Open Studio

    Saturday, October 19 | 12:30 pm

    Join master printers from Charlotte’s MacFly Fresh Printing Co. to work on your sketches and learn how to make a screen for T-shirts and posters. After a one-hour class,...

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  13. Mindful Museum: Yoga in the Galleries

    Wednesday, November 6 | 5:30 pm

    Mindful movement and the tranquil space of our permanent galleries combine to create a peaceful and inspirational experience. This hourlong vinyasa-style class is suitable...

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  14. Family Studio: Inspired by Frida

    Saturday, November 16 | 10:15 am

    Two-hour studio workshop and gallery tour for families. Please note: All participants (children and adults) must have a ticket.

    Take inspiration from the art that Frida...

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  15. Family Studio: Inspired by Frida

    Saturday, November 16 | 1 pm

    Two-hour studio workshop and gallery tour for families. Please note: All participants (children and adults) must have a ticket.

    Take inspiration from the art that Frida...

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  16. Mindful Museum: Crystal Singing Bowl Experience

    Wednesday, November 20 | 5:30 pm

    Join Rebecca Benedetti of Down to Earth Beauty as she encourages you to take a deep breath and receive vibrations from seven crystal singing sound bowls. The experience is...

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