Monthly Education Programs

First Thursday Access for All!
1st Thursday of each month | 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Admission is ‘pay what you can’ all day
BAM offers extended hours on the First Thursday of each month from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. along with special programs including Studio Art Exploration. Admission and programs are by donation.

Studio Art Exploration
Drop-in, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Hands-on art making in BAM’s Education Studios. Drop-in designed for all ages. All children must be accompanied by an adult.  

Activity Calendar – Studio Art Exploration

November 2, 2023 Katazome Today: Migrations of a Japanese Art
Create an artwork with stencils.
December 7, 2023 Jacob Hashimoto: Fractured Giants
Design and create your own print.
January 4, 2024 Katazome Today: Migrations of a Japanese Art
Create a layered nature artwork.
February 1, 2024 Portraits of Sky
Make a landscape monotype with oil pastels.
March 7, 2024 Silver Linings: Celebrating the Spelman Art Collection
Collage a Story Quilt.
April 4, 2024 Myths, Fables, and Fortunes
Draw an environment.



Generous support provided by Art Bridges Foundation’s Access for All program

Especially for Seniors Sponsored by Idaho Power
3rd Wednesday of each month | 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Seniors (62+) receive free admission all day.

Mural Coloring Coyote Now
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays | Drop-In, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Add your color to the large-scale mural, RYAN! Feddersen:  Coyote Now, by using crayons cast from Coyote bones.  RYAN! Feddersen is an enrolled member of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, from the Okanogan and Arrow Lakes bands, and is of mixed European descent.

Designed for all ages. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Free with the price of admission. BAM Members are FREE.


BAM Online Art Experiences

for Families

Pick up copy at BAM’s front desk when you visit, or download a copy now!
Art Adventure Guide – English »
Art Adventure Guide – Spanish »

This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services MA 11-16-0430-16.


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BAM is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Your donations are tax-deductible.