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Saturday / 3.04.17 / 11am-12pm
Notice
Volunteer Open House + Orientation

Join us! We are always looking for new volunteers and we hope you can join us. Prospective volunteers are invited to the museum for a brief chat and a tour of our current exhibitions. Email today to RSVP!

Saturday / 3.04.17 / 1-4pm
ARTLab
Inspired by "A Second Home" artist Dennis Maher

A hands-on, drop-in, interactive activity designed for visitors of all ages! Explore, play and experiment with a project inspired by artist Dennis Maher, whose work is currently on view at the museum's galleries at 516 Sampsonia Way. This program is FREE with museum admission.

Saturday / 3.04.17 / 2-3pm
Public Program
Drop-In Tour: Dennis Maher's "A Second Home"

Meet at the Admissions Desk for an hour-long drop-in tour with a Museum Educator! This tour will focus on Dennis Maher's installation A Second Home at 516 Sampsonia Way. This tour is FREE with museum admission.

Friday / 3.10.17 / 9am-2pm
Outreach Event
SciTech Days

The Mattress Factory will be at the Carnegie Science Center [1 Allegheny Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15212] sharing information about museum programs made especially for high school students! Learn more about + apply for our Summer Art Cooperative.

Saturday / 3.11.17 / 10-11am
Mini-Factory
Look!

This interactive learning program is designed for children ages 3-5 years old + uses contemporary installation art as the basis for enabling exploration. FREE for MF Members // $5 for one child + one parent/caregiver. Register now!

Thursday / 3.16.17 / 6-8pm
Anniversary Event
MF@40: A Walk Through the Archives

Muddy shorts. Bird nests. Artists' sketches. Curator's notes. Fragments of hard candy. Installation models. The Mattress Factory is a museum unlike any other, and our archives are one-of-a-kind as well. During this inaugural MF@40 event, visitors will have an opportunity to get a rare look at the Mattress Factory’s archives!

Saturday / 3.18.17 / 1-4pm
ARTLab
Inspired by "Factory Installed" artist Mohammed Musallam

A hands-on, drop-in, interactive activity designed for visitors of all ages! Explore, play and experiment with a project with artist Mohammed Musallam, whose work is currently on view at the museum's galleries at 500 Sampsonia Way. This program is FREE with museum admission.

Saturday / 3.18.17 / 2-3pm
Public Program
Drop-In Tour

Meet at the Admissions Desk for an hour-long interactive tour through the museum with a Museum Educator! This tour will focus on the Factory Installed exhibition at 500 Sampsonia Way. This tour is FREE with museum admission.

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