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Briscoe Lil Partner Spring Break: “Tales and Trails”
Hit the trail and head West without ever leaving the River Walk during Briscoe Western Art Museum’s Lil Partners spring break series, “Tales and Trails”. With Lego animation, scavenger hunts, arts and crafts, storytelling, cowboy games and more fun than you can lasso, capture the excitement and adventure of the West, learn about the Western lifestyle and the see the stories shared through Western art brought to life.
Lil Partners “Tales and Trails” offers children and caregivers different activities to enjoy together. The daily come and go program includes story times and activities that celebrate the heritage and culture of the American west. Different activities are being featured throughout the week, giving Lil Partners the opportunity to enjoy something special each day. Lil Partners who participate each day will receive a certificate of completion, showing their mastery of Western Tales and Trails.
“Tales and Trails” is included in museum admission and no reservations are required, however, caregivers must accompany participating children. And in case Lil Partners get a hankerin’ for some grub, snacks are included in the program.
The Briscoe’s Lil Partners program regularly offers story times on the first Wednesday of each month to introduce little ones to the excitement and adventure of the American West. Families can also check out “Buckaroo Bags”, with stories and games to play and bring the West to life while exploring the museum’s galleries. Buckaroo Bags are available at the guest services desk during regular museum hours.
Scheduled programming includes:
Monday: Lego Animation, Leather Stamping
Tuesday: Model Magic – Re-enact Briscoe Sculptures, Drawing – Create a Comic
Wednesday: Seed Pods – Texas Wildflowers, Scavenger Hunt – Tracking Animals
Thursday: Red Clay Pottery – Create an Indian Bowl, Monochromatic Drawing
Friday: Watercolor Painting, Movie screening – “An American Tail: Fievel Goes West”