Wee-Kids Workshops

At this time, Wee-Kids Workshops are not currently being offered.
Programs for toddler and preschool age children can be found below:

Preschool
Toddler

What to Know Before Coming to Class


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


[EW1] Bright Ideas - Infants

Sat, Mar 13, 10:30–11:15 am | Art Education Center

Ages 313 months | Light-filled and contrasting works of art inspire creative expression with shimmering art materials.

$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EW2] Bright Ideas - Toddlers

Sat, Mar 13, 10:3011:15 am | Art Education Center

Ages 14–30 months | Light-filled and contrasting works of art inspire creative expression with shimmering art materials.

$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EW3] Bright Ideas - Preschoolers

Sat, Mar 20, 10:3011:15 am | Art Education Center

Ages 2 1/2–5 years | Light-filled and contrasting works of art inspire creative expression with shimmering art materials.

$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EW4] Play and Paint - Infants

Sat, Apr 10, 10:30–11:15 am | Art Education Center

Ages 313 months | Let stories and paintings at VMFA inspire you to make your own playful discoveries with paint.

$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EW5] Play and Paint - Toddlers

Sat, Apr 10, 10:3011:15 am | Art Education Center

Ages 1430 months | Let stories and paintings at VMFA inspire you to make your own playful discoveries with paint.

$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EW6] Play and Paint - Preschoolers

Sat, Apr 17, 10:3011:15 am | Art Education Center

Ages 2 1/2–5 years | Let stories and paintings at VMFA inspire you to make your own playful discoveries with paint.

$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EW7] Outdoor Adventures - Infants

Sat, May 8, 10:30–11:15 am | Art Education Center

Ages 3–13 months | Enjoy water play in the fountains, adventures under the trees, and gathering materials to make a nature-based work of your own.

$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EW8] Outdoor Adventures - Toddlers

Sat, May 8, 10:30–11:15 am | Art Education Center

Ages 14–30 months | Enjoy water play in the fountains, adventures under the trees, and gathering materials to make a nature-based work of your own.

$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)


[EW9] Outdoor Adventures - Preschoolers

Sat, May 15, 10:30–11:55 am | Art Education Center

Ages 2 1/2–5 years | Enjoy water play in the fountains, adventures under the trees, and gathering materials to make a nature-based work of your own.

$18 per child/adult pair (VMFA members $15)