Family Festival: Kodomo no Hi

Family Festival: Kodomo no Hi

Bring the whole family and explore Kodomo no Hi (Children's Day in Japan!)

Enjoy traditional crafts, games, food and music from this centuries-old Japanese celebration honoring the joys of childhood. 

Create your own Kokeshi portrait, Kabuto helmet, and Mon (Family Crest).

Try your hand at Kendama and Yoyo Tsuri games, then indulge in a lucky Sweet Iris Foot bath!

Go on a virtual scavenger hunt for Japanese artifacts and then take a swing at our Koinobori-Pinata!

Student artwork from Region 14 will be on view in the Stasney Center for Education.

This Family Festival is FREE and open to the public

Victorian Mother's Day Tea With a Texas Twist

Victorian Mother's Day Tea With a Texas Twist

Old Jail Art Center (map)

Join us on Saturday, May 12th from 2-4pm for a traditional Victorian Tea Party with a Texas twist. Participants will enjoy finger sandwiches, scones, sweets and teas while exploring the history of tea service in the Texas Victorian era. This program will be presented by Evelyn Montgomery of the Dallas Heritage Village. 

A fun way to celebrate Mother's Day with your daughters or grandaughters! 

Registration is FREE but space is limited to 50 attendees. 

RSVP through the form below. 

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Third Thursday Studio

Third Thursday Studio

Old Jail Art Center (map)

Each Third Thursday, Adult visitors are invited to "try-out" a new art medium (from paint to clay, stained glass, weaving, welding, encaustic... just to name a few!)

This month, explore Silk Painting and design a unique textile gift! 

Participants create with an experienced educator in a fun and laid-back studio environment. BYOB (beverage and bestie!) and join us for this fun workshop.

Event limited to 10 attendees. Register today to secure your spot. 

$15 members I $20 non-members
All supplies provided
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2018 Western Swing Fundraiser

The OJAC serves over 4,000 students per month through physical and visual art education programs! Join us at Western Swing on Saturday, June 2nd, for a night of dinner and dancing under the West Texas stars! Each ticket sold supports 5 students in the coming school-year! 

21+. Ticket includes dinner, drinks and Photo Booth images of your group!

Enjoy Summer Exhibition openings, music, dancing and a terrific auction of merchandise and experiences! 

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