Wee-Kids Workshops

Ages 3 months–5 years accompanied by an adult
Select Saturdays, 10:30–11:45
Art Education Center
$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)
Enrollment limit: 12 children
Advance registration required

Children and caregivers will enjoy a relaxed atmosphere where play, arts, and movement connect. Gallery visits and studio arts foster an early appreciation for VMFA’s campus and the arts, while play, sensory and movement activities engage children’s cognitive, social, and physical development.

*Programs vary depending on age and developmental level. Sign up for the class that best fits the age of your child.

*In order for Early Childhood Education programs to be accessible to the general public, individuals are not permitted to purchase more than six tickets per class. 

Questions? Phone 804.340.1343.

Note: Classes are nonrefundable and cannot be transferred to another class. Be sure to mark your calendars

Class Schedule


[EW3] Making Music - Preschoolers

Sat, Oct 19, 10:3011:45 am | Classroom, Art Education Center

Ages 2 1/2–5 years | Play, sing, explore, and make art inspired by musically themed objects in the collection.

$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW4] Discover, Make, Tinker, and Play - Infants

Sat, Nov 9, 10:3011:45 am | Classroom, Art Education Center

Ages 313 months | Enjoy imaginative play and tinker with a variety of “loose parts” to create and express yourself.

$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW5] Discover, Make, Tinker, and Play - Toddlers

Sat, Nov 9, 10:3011:45 am | Classroom, Art Education Center

Ages 1430 months | Enjoy imaginative play and tinker with a variety of “loose parts” to create and express yourself.

$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW6] Discover, Make, Tinker, and Play - Preschool

Sat, Nov 2, 10:3011:45 am | Classroom, Art Education Center

Ages 2 1/2–5 years | Enjoy imaginative play and tinker with a variety of “loose parts” to create and express yourself.

$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW7] Bright, Light, and Beautiful - Infants

Sat, Dec 7, 10:3011:45 am | Classroom, Art Education Center

Ages 313 months | Discover light-filled gallery spaces and illuminated works of art. Then create lightinspired projects in the studio.

$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW8] Bright, Light, and Beautiful - Toddlers

Sat, Dec 7, 10:3011:45 am | Classroom, Art Education Center

Ages 1430 months | Discover light-filled gallery spaces and illuminated works of art. Then create lightinspired projects in the studio.

$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)


[EW9] Bright, Light, and Beautiful - Preschoolers

Sat, Dec 14, 10:3011:45 am | Classroom, Art Education Center

Ages 2 1/25 years | Discover light-filled gallery spaces and illuminated works of art. Then create lightinspired projects in the studio.

$24 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $20)