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Sugar & Spice

Family Sundays

Sunday, September 24, 2017
1:00 PM–4:00 PM

Drop-in Art-making Workshop

Ages 3 and older with accompanying adults

Sundays are for families! Bring your family to the Rubin Museum for a Sunday afternoon of activities both kids and grownups will enjoy. Drop into the Education Center for some art-making, enjoy our 2:00 p.m. family exhibition tour, and go on your own thematic gallery search.

September Sundays: Sugar & Spice

Break the rules and play with your food! Make sculptures out of sugar and spice, inspired by chalimidi, a sweet rice flour dish made during the Hindu festival Vinayaka Chaturthi. During this early September festival, chalimidi is offered to one of the most popular Hindu deities, Ganesha, the elephant-headed “Remover of Obstacles.” Try to spot him holding a bowl of sweets in the Museum’s galleries.

 

Support

Family Sundays are made possible by New York Life. Additional support has been provided by Con Edison, Agnes Gund, and public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

© 2015 New York Life Insurance Company, 51 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010

Free for children and accompanying adults

Call 212.620.5000 x295 in advance if you are interested in bringing a group of ten or more.

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