First Friday: Family Art Night on October 6

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September 29, 2017

Are you looking for a memorable and inspiring evening with your family? Plan to attend the First Friday: “Family Art Night” sponsored by the Office of the Arts on Friday, October 6 from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Durant Arts Center, 1605 Cameron St.

A “meet and greet” begins at 6 p.m.  with pizza, soda and water will be on hand, complements of the Office of the Arts. Art activities begin at 6:30 p.m. No experience necessary.  Reservations are $9 per person. Children under 5 years old are free. Children must be accompanied by one adult.

Reservation includes ONE art experience, art supplies, pizza and soda. You have two art experiences to choose from:

Paint with Teresa Brunson - Ages 5 and up with adult. Do you love to paint? No experience necessary - Teresa will guide you through painting your very own masterpiece. Take your masterpiece home at the end of the evening. Limit: 50 people (255201.08); or

Create Mosaics with Patrick Kirwin - Ages 5 and up with Adult. Design a mosaic trivet that you can give as a gift, or use in the kitchen. Limit: 20 people (255201.09).

To pay online:, select activity number.

The “Family Art Night” is part of the “First Fridays” Series. The Series is a project of the Office of the Arts, a division of the Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities.

For additional further information, please contact Cheryl Anne Colton at 703.746.5565 or, or visit

The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended. To request a reasonable accommodation, email, or call 703.746.5565 Virginia Relay 711.