Preschool Palette

Young artists explore a series of art-inspired discovery opportunities. Preschoolers experience the art museum exhibits through gallery walks, discussion and games.

Preschool Palette

Participants may attend Wednesday OR Thursday. If they REALLY enjoyed the class, they may attend both days. Class begins with story time and is followed by an art activity.

3rd Wednesday OR Thursday of each month
9:00 - 10:00a
Ages 3 - 5 years (preschool)
Fee: $1 per child


2018 Schedule

June 20 - No Class

June 21 - Bookworm Gardens Field Trip
Join the Rahr-West's education staff on family field trip to Bookworm Gardens in Sheboygan! The field trip includes transportation, a tour of the gardens, a project to take home and a snack. All children MUST be accompanied by an adult. The field trip is free for museum members and only $8 per person for nonmembers. Registration is required and may be done at the museum.

July 18 or 19 - Paper Plate Portholes
It's Subfest time in Manitowoc! Let's see what we can see through our submarine portholes!

August 15 or 16 - Hot Air Balloon Art
To celebrate Manitowoc's Balloon Glow, we will make a sky filled with beautiful hot air balloons.

September 19 or 20 - Colorful Paper Kites
Let's make colorful kites today to celebrate Kites of the Lakeshore!

October 17 or 18 - Frankenstein Sun Catcher
Make a spooky Halloween decoration for your window.

November 14 or 15 - Turkey Time
Turn a paper cup into a cute turkey for your Thanksgiving table.

December 19 or 20 - Sparkling Christmas Trees
Create a beautiful, shiny, sequin Christmas tree or trees today.