Free Family Funday

Every second Sunday of the month is Free Family Funday! 

On the 2nd Sunday of each month – Join us at the museum for free admission all day, plus a fine art project! Video and Written instructions for each month are now available below.

Docent touring and art making are back!  Talk about the art with our knowledgable educators and then create your own work!

We would LOVE to see your projects. Share it with us on social media using #MennelloMuseum

Virtual Free Family Fundays

May 8, 2022 | Free Family Funday | Kitchen Lithography

April 10, 2022 | Free Family Funday |

March 13, 2022 | Free Family Funday | Melting Wax Paintings

February 13, 2022 | Free Family Funday | Candy Crowns

January 9, 2022 | Free Family Funday | Blackout Poetry

December 12, 2021 | Free Family Funday | Freedom Lanterns

November 14, 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Writing and Drawing Manga

October 10, 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Wood Block Printing Patterns

September 12, 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Origami Kimono Bookmarks

August 8 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Flowers and their Language

July 11 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Mumma and the Fauves

June 13, 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Painting with Play-Doh

May 9, 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Mumma’s Signature Portraits

April 14, 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Ripped Landscapes

March 14, 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Plant and Animal Motifs in Watercolor

February 14, 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Relief Printing Valentine’s Cards

January 10, 2021 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Tablets

December 13, 2020 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Chalk Murals

November 8, 2020 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Painting on Wood

October 11, 2020 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Create Your Own Zine

September 13, 2020 | Virtual Free Family Funday | DIY Watercolors


August 9, 2020 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Eco Weaving


July 12, 2020 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Mobiles

April 2020 | Virtual Free Family Funday | Botanical Printing


Past projects have also included:

Each Free Family Funday has a different art project based on the artists of the current exhibition, their subject matter, and their methods. Check out the photos and videos below to see some of the projects we’ve been making!

Cyanotpyes with local artist John Baker during the Edward Steichen photography exhibit; Ink Pouring Portraits during the Firelei Baez exhibit; and Stained Glass-like landscapes during the Lawrence Lebduska exhibit.