Events

FIG Studio: Bees

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 29-June 2:  Bees

Buzz on over to make a sweet paper bumblebee, complete with googly eyes!

 

Paint Play at the FIG: Spray Paint!

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 30 & June 1: Spray Paint!

Join us as we spray paint onto some unconventional materials to make designs to take home.

FIG Studio: Bees

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 29-June 2:  Bees

Buzz on over to make a sweet paper bumblebee, complete with googly eyes!

 

FIG Studio: Bees

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 29-June 2:  Bees

Buzz on over to make a sweet paper bumblebee, complete with googly eyes!

 

Paint Play at the FIG: Spray Paint!

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 30 & June 1: Spray Paint!

Join us as we spray paint onto some unconventional materials to make designs to take home.

FIG Studio: Bees

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 29-June 2:  Bees

Buzz on over to make a sweet paper bumblebee, complete with googly eyes!

 

Science Lab at the FIG: Pollination

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 29: Pollination

What is pollination and how does it work? This week we will explore how this magic dust gets around to create new life.

FIG Studio: Bees

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 29-June 2:  Bees

Buzz on over to make a sweet paper bumblebee, complete with googly eyes!

 

FIG Studio: Ladybugs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 22-26: Ladybugs

Are all ladybugs female? Are they all red? This week we will find out, while making our own ladybug to take home.

Paint Play at the FIG: Flower Prints

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 23 & 25: Flower Prints

Roll on over to make some fabulous prints using premade stamps and linocut prints.

FIG Studio: Ladybugs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 22-26: Ladybugs

Are all ladybugs female? Are they all red? This week we will find out, while making our own ladybug to take home.

FIG Studio: Ladybugs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 22-26: Ladybugs

Are all ladybugs female? Are they all red? This week we will find out, while making our own ladybug to take home.

Paint Play at the FIG: Flower Prints

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 23 & 25: Flower Prints

Roll on over to make some fabulous prints using premade stamps and linocut prints.

FIG Studio: Ladybugs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 22-26: Ladybugs

Are all ladybugs female? Are they all red? This week we will find out, while making our own ladybug to take home.

Science Lab at the FIG: Plants vs. Trees

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 22: Plants vs. Trees

How long can a tree live? How about a plant? This week we will explore the differences between plants and trees.

FIG Studio: Ladybugs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 22-26: Ladybugs

Are all ladybugs female? Are they all red? This week we will find out, while making our own ladybug to take home.

FIG Studio: Butterflies

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 15-19: Butterflies

Flutter on over to make a colorful friend to fly around with you. This activity will test your folding skills and uses something from home that we have re-purposed. What could it be?

Paint Play at the FIG: Swirly Puffy Painting

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 16 & 18: Swirly Puffy Painting

Make some colorful puffy swirls of your very own.

FIG Studio: Butterflies

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 15-19: Butterflies

Flutter on over to make a colorful friend to fly around with you. This activity will test your folding skills and uses something from home that we have re-purposed. What could it be?

FIG Studio: Butterflies

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 15-19: Butterflies

Flutter on over to make a colorful friend to fly around with you. This activity will test your folding skills and uses something from home that we have re-purposed. What could it be?

Paint Play at the FIG: Swirly Puffy Painting

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 16 & 18: Swirly Puffy Painting

Make some colorful puffy swirls of your very own.

FIG Studio: Butterflies

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 15-19: Butterflies

Flutter on over to make a colorful friend to fly around with you. This activity will test your folding skills and uses something from home that we have re-purposed. What could it be?

Science Lab at the FIG: Seeds

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 15: Seeds

What is inside a seed? We will be cracking open different seeds this week to look inside, and plant some to take home.

FIG Studio: Butterflies

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 15-19: Butterflies

Flutter on over to make a colorful friend to fly around with you. This activity will test your folding skills and uses something from home that we have re-purposed. What could it be?

FIG Studio: Mother’s Day Cards

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 8-12: Mother’s Day Card
Who loves their mother? I do! Join us in the FIG studio to make a very special card just for Mom.

Paint Play at the FIG: Paint a Bouquet of Flowers

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 9 & 11: Paint a Bouquet of Flowers

We will be using a dot painting technique to create a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Just in time for Mother’s Day!

FIG Studio: Mother’s Day Cards

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 8-12: Mother’s Day Card
Who loves their mother? I do! Join us in the FIG studio to make a very special card just for Mom.

FIG Studio: Mother’s Day Cards

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 8-12: Mother’s Day Card
Who loves their mother? I do! Join us in the FIG studio to make a very special card just for Mom.

Paint Play at the FIG: Paint a Bouquet of Flowers

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 9 & 11: Paint a Bouquet of Flowers

We will be using a dot painting technique to create a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Just in time for Mother’s Day!

FIG Studio: Mother’s Day Cards

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 8-12: Mother’s Day Card
Who loves their mother? I do! Join us in the FIG studio to make a very special card just for Mom.

Science Lab at the FIG: Life Cycle of a Plant

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 8: Life Cycle of a Plant
Do all plants live year-round? Do some die off every year? We will explore plant life this week.

FIG Studio: Mother’s Day Cards

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 8-12: Mother’s Day Card
Who loves their mother? I do! Join us in the FIG studio to make a very special card just for Mom.

FIG Studio: Daffodils

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 1-5: Daffodils
Spring has sprung, and it’s time to celebrate by making cute paper daffodils. Did you know that people have been growing these flowers for more than two thousand years?! We will be making these as our craft for Art Walk, too!

Paint Play at the FIG: Flowers as Brushes

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 2 & 4: Flowers as Brushes

Can a flower be a paintbrush? What kind of marks will it make? Join us this week for some fun experimentation.

FIG Studio: Daffodils

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 1-5: Daffodils
Spring has sprung, and it’s time to celebrate by making cute paper daffodils. Did you know that people have been growing these flowers for more than two thousand years?! We will be making these as our craft for Art Walk, too!

FIG Studio: Daffodils

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 1-5: Daffodils
Spring has sprung, and it’s time to celebrate by making cute paper daffodils. Did you know that people have been growing these flowers for more than two thousand years?! We will be making these as our craft for Art Walk, too!

Paint Play at the FIG: Flowers as Brushes

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 2 & 4: Flowers as Brushes

Can a flower be a paintbrush? What kind of marks will it make? Join us this week for some fun experimentation.

FIG Studio: Daffodils

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 1-5: Daffodils
Spring has sprung, and it’s time to celebrate by making cute paper daffodils. Did you know that people have been growing these flowers for more than two thousand years?! We will be making these as our craft for Art Walk, too!

Science Lab at the FIG: What is a Flower?

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

May 1: What is a Flower?

How many parts are there in a flower? This week we will dive into learning about all the different parts of a flower.

FIG Studio: Daffodils

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

May 1-5: Daffodils
Spring has sprung, and it’s time to celebrate by making cute paper daffodils. Did you know that people have been growing these flowers for more than two thousand years?! We will be making these as our craft for Art Walk, too!

FIG Studio: Tree Collages

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

April 24 – 28: Tree Collages
Celebrate trees and Arbor Day in the FIG using recycled materials to make tree collages.

Paint Play at the FIG: Chalk Paint

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

Chalk Paint: We will be using brightly colored paint made from chalk to paint onto dark-colored paper.

FIG Studio: Tree Collages

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

April 24 – 28: Tree Collages
Celebrate trees and Arbor Day in the FIG using recycled materials to make tree collages.

FIG Studio: Tree Collages

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

April 24 – 28: Tree Collages
Celebrate trees and Arbor Day in the FIG using recycled materials to make tree collages.

Paint Play at the FIG: Chalk Paint

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

Chalk Paint: We will be using brightly colored paint made from chalk to paint onto dark-colored paper.

FIG Studio: Tree Collages

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

April 24 – 28: Tree Collages
Celebrate trees and Arbor Day in the FIG using recycled materials to make tree collages.

Science Lab at the FIG: Do Birds Talk?

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

April 24: Do birds talk?
What are the birds saying? Do they have a language? Together we can listen to bird calls and learn what they might be saying.

FIG Studio: Tree Collages

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

April 24 – 28: Tree Collages
Celebrate trees and Arbor Day in the FIG using recycled materials to make tree collages.

FIG Studio: Happy Earth Day

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

April 17 – 21: Happy Earth Day
Make or color a planet earth for Earth Day.

Paint Play at the FIG: Printmaking

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

Printmaking: We will each get our own piece of modeling clay to make a unique design to dip in paint and print out on paper.  It is just like making a stamp.

FIG Studio: Happy Earth Day

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

April 17 – 21: Happy Earth Day
Make or color a planet earth for Earth Day.