smdm1For the launch of our new Discovery Artists Program, children’s book author Jill Iverson will teach kids how to draw plants and animals with charcoal and pastels.

Thanks to a grant from the Santa Barbara County Arts Commission, The Discovery Artists Program will welcome a local artist to the museum Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. starting Sunday, Feb. 5, and running through early May.

Upcoming Programs and Events

Feb. 4: Science Saturday
Get ready for Valentine’s Day and learn geometric shapes and concepts by making heart-shaped math puzzles at Science Saturday!

Feb. 5: Discovery Artists Program

Feb. 7: Tuesday Tales
The award-winning children’s book “Action Jackson” gives kids an up-close look of the studio and work of famous painter Jackson Pollock.

dmd2Feb. 8: Preschool Patrol
This week at Preschool Patrol little artists will get to express themselves through splatter art like famed painter Jackson Pollock!

Feb. 9: Passport Thursday
Grab your Passport and fly with us to Panama to make molas! The Kuna people sew these bright and colorful panels into their clothing.

Feb. 10: Fit Friday
Can you deliver pizza as quickly as a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle? Find out when we do our Super Hero Relay Race at Fit Friday!