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SCHOOL’S OUT! -School Day Off Series

October 11, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

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Registration for the 10/11/21 program is closed – please look at our future dates.

1st child: $60 per day Members | $65 per day General

2nd child: $30 per day Members | $32.50 per day General

3rd child: FREE

School might be out for the day, but the fun is still IN at The MATT! Drop-off your child for these fun-filled single-day experiences. Children will be immersed in the Museum’s galleries and special exhibitions while learning about history and developing their art skills with unique materials and techniques. Join us for this fun, safe, and educational childcare offering on days you might not get off!

All supplies provided. Bring a bagged lunch. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Full and partial scholarships are available. For more information contact Jason Foberg at x114 or

October 11: Celebrate Indigenous People’s Day @ The MATT

Celebrate Indigenous People’s Day Learn more about the history and future of the indigenous people of Connecticut, including Waterbury and the Naugatuck Valley at the Mattatuck Museum! Kids will create their own story stones to learn about the importance of Indigenous oral history. They’ll then explore the Mattatuck Museum’s galleries to reflect on the stories that are told through art.

November 2: Paint the Change

Celebrate the history of art in presidential campaign posters while learning about what it takes to create your very own campaign at the Mattatuck Museum! Kids will explore the Mattatuck Museum’s Collecting Presidential History exhibit for inspiration and then create their very own campaign art for their favorite food, animal, vacation spot – whatever they choose! Their campaign creations will include buttons, flags, posters and more! 

November 26: The Science Behind Art

Explore various science topics with hands-on activities that result in awesome artwork at the Mattatuck Museum! Join us for a day full of STEAM fun, unveiling the connections between science and art while learning more about the Mattatuck Museum’s unique collections.

Support provided by ION Bank Foundation.


October 11, 2021
9:00 am - 3:30 pm


Mattatuck Museum
144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States
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