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Give the Gift of AVAM This Holiday!
Buy One Membership & Get $10 OFF Additional Memberships thru December 20, 2014

Take advantage of AVAM's Holiday Gift Membership Promotion! Buy One Membership, and get $10 off Additional Memberships (any Fan Club level, new or renewal), now thru December 20, 2014. Call 410-244-1900 or stop by the museum to take advantage of this very special offer! (Discount is not available for online membership purchases.)


Shiny Happy Things with Bob Benson
Saturday, January 17, 2015 • 11am–2pm $50, $35 Members

Join the creator of the Blinged-Out Universal Tree of Life (outside of AVAM's Main Entrance) in making your own FLASHIES: dynamic, sparkling decorations made from mirrors and marbles and such. Each participant will receive instruction on cutting and assemblage and will leave this workshop with at least two finished decorations to keep and dangle. For beginning and continuing students.


MLK Day Celebration
Monday, January 19, 2015 • 10am–6pm
FREE admission & educational programming!

A celebration in honor of the life and dreams of one of the greatest visionaries in America's history. Join us for guided tours, birthday cake, music, workshops, and a special performance from Keur Khaleyi African Dance Company at this FREE, fun-filled day! The museum is FREE & open to the public from 10am–6pm: see our latest exhibition, The Visionary Experience: Saint Francis to Finster, and tour our entire wonderland campus, including the Jim Rouse Visionary Center & more!


MOSAICS with Rick Shelley
Saturday, March 21, 2015 • 10am–4pm $100, $75 Members

A One-Day MOSAIC WORKSHOP with Rick Shelley! Come and learn the ancient art of mosaic. You will get a chance to learn about a variety of techniques and walk away with your own finished piece of art. Supplies will be provided, and participants are welcome to bring some of their own (shells, buttons, glass, beads, pebbles, etc. are welcome), but please be sure to PACK A LUNCH.