Play and Learn!
Registration for summer sessions opens June 5 at 10 am.
Foster a young imagination through pretend play, sing-a-longs, gallery art hunts, and hands-on art activities. Suggested for children ages 2 to 5 and their grown-ups.
Lessons change weekly. Sign up for our mailing list in order to ensure you receive notice when tickets are available. Spots fill within hours of the announcement. For inquiries or to place your name on a waiting list, please email weeWonders@discovernewfields.org.
Featured EventsDiscover Newfields
Adult Class: Giant Paper Flowers
Spring doesn’t have to stay outside. Bring it into your living room by making your own giant, colorful, crepe paper flower with Newfields’ Marian Keith.
Youth Class: Terrariums for Kids
Newfields’ Lyss Woods will help kids build their own terrariums to take home, guiding them through every detail of this mini-garden.
Millinery & Mimosas
Don’t be upstaged again at the Kentucky Derby by your underdesigned hat. This year, skip the store-bought crown and take matters into your own hands.
Adult Class: Orchids Basics
This hands-on class includes instruction on repotting and the secrets of reblooming the orchid you will take home.
Visual Thinking Strategies Workshop
Visual Thinking Strategies (VTS) is a school curriculum and teaching method that uses art to develop critical thinking, communication, and visual literacy skills in students of all ages.
Summer Camp for Teachers: Book Arts
Five books in three days. Educators, please join us for the third year of the IMA summer day camp for teachers.
Summer Camp for Teachers: Science + Art
Educators, please join us for the third year of the IMA summer day camp for teachers.
A Closer Look
Participants are invited to observe, question, and discuss a selected artwork in the galleries with a museum educator.
Open Studio with Newfields Teen Arts Council
This four-week series introduces students to different forms of art—from illustration to printmaking—with hands-on projects led by local artists.
Adult Class: Orchids & Beer
Come out and enjoy a cold one while learning about the steamy world of orchids from Newfields’ Ian Wilhite.
Youth Class: Kokedama Bonsai for Kids
. In this class, Lyss Woods will show kids how to create a floating orchid island that can be suspended from the ceiling—and will amaze friends and family.