Calendar

Calendar

Saturday / 5.06.17 / 10am - 4pm
Outreach Event
Mars New Year

Museum Educators from the Mattress Factory will be celebrating the planet Mars in the town of Mars with the Scribble Machine project!

Saturday / 5.06.17 / 1-4pm
ARTLab
Inspired by "so it is" Artist John Kindness

A hands-on, drop-in, interactive activity designed for visitors of all ages! Explore, play and experiment with a project inspired by so it is exhibition artist John Kindness, which will be on view at the museum's galleries at 1414 Monterey Street starting April 7. This program is FREE with museum admission.

Saturday / 5.13.17 / 10-11am
Mini-Factory
Shapes

Explore different shapes in our everyday world through art + literature - you might be surprised at what you discover! This interactive learning program is designed for children ages 3-5. FREE for MF Members // $5 for one child + one parent/caregiver. Registration is required.

Monday / 5.15.17 / 3-6pm
Outreach Event
Remake Learning Days Kickoff Event

The Mattress Factory is pleased to help start off Remake Learning Days with a Yayoi Kusama-inspired blacklight project, and we'll have information about all of our varied educational programming to share.

 

Thursday / 5.18.17 / 10am - 2pm
Outreach Event
EQT Children’s Theatre Festival

Make your own pop-up mini theatrical set with some creative help from the Mattress Factory education team! The Children’s Theater Festival [August Wilson Center for African American Culture, 980 Liberty Ave] in the cultural district.

Friday / 5.19.17 / 10am - 6pm
Outreach Event
EQT Children’s Theatre Festival

Make your own pop-up mini theatrical set with some creative help from the Mattress Factory education team! The Children’s Theater Festival [August Wilson Center for African American Culture, 980 Liberty Ave] in the cultural district.

Saturday / 5.27.17 / 10-11am
Mini-Factory
Place

Your home is a place, your neighborhood is a place, the museum is a place + every place is unique. Examine how artists use place to create inspiring installations, then create one of our own! This interactive learning program is designed for children ages 3-5. FREE for MF Members // $5 for one child + one parent/caregiver.

Saturday / 6.03.17 / 1-4pm
ARTLab
with Robert Zacharias

Get creative with Pittsburgh-based artist Robert Zacharias! This twice-per-month program is hands-on, drop-in, interactive fun for visitors of all ages + is FREE with museum admission.

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