Calendar of Events

Loading Events

← Back to Events

Mattatuck Museum

+ Google Map
144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States
2037530381

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

July 2018
180$ - 250$

Summer Teen Immersion: New Media @ The MATT

July 16 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until July 19, 2018

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

Explore art and museum life during Summer Teen Immersion @ The MATT. Can you see sound? Can you hear art? Explore the peripheries of digital and sound art with new media artist Balam Soto during an immersive experience @ The MATT for teens 13-18. Paint a mural that becomes an electronic, musical instrument when you touch it! Sonic Mural will be an interactive mural that combines art with cutting-edge technologies. After painting the mural, participants will learn to integrate touch sensors and electronics.…

Find out more ›
8$ - 12$

Yoga in the Galleries

July 17 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 31, 2018

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

Find a calm mind and strengthened body with an all-levels flowing yoga class in the Early American Art Gallery. Instructors may vary. Bring your own mat. Wellness programs are generously supported in part by 

Find out more ›

Café et Tartines: French Conversation Table

July 18 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 8:00am on Wednesday, repeating until July 25, 2018

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

Join Mattatuck staff member, Roxane Sanders, and meet fellow Francophones and culture lovers for French conversation and fun! Practice speaking and build your vocabulary in an informal setting while enjoying café et croissants. Contact Roxane for more info at x123 or email at roxane@mattmuseum.org.

Find out more ›

Tai Chi

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2018

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

Move and groove to music with certified Tai Chi instructor Joe Atkins. Tai Chi classes will allow you to find new energy and stamina. Tai chi also helps improve balance,  flexibility and mobility, and reduces stiffness and soreness. Wear comfortable clothes. All levels welcome. Wellness programs are generously supported in part by 

Find out more ›

Exhibition Opening Reception: Mural Projects

July 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 3, 2018 at 3:00pm

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

See the hard work of our young, budding artists come to life in mural projects completed during the three-week series of Summer Youth Art. Experience the interactive art with the sonic mural in the Community Gallery and be sure to visit the mosaic creations in the Courtyard. On view July 19- September 2, 2018.

Find out more ›
40$ - 250$

Summer Youth Art: Mini Golf Mural Madness Session 1

July 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until July 27, 2018

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

Join us @ The MATT for Summer Youth Art 2018! Design, create and execute mini golf-themed murals that will be part of The MATT’s Summer 2018 mini golf exhibition. If one week isn’t quite enough, go for a birdie and come to both! Projects will be different each week. Session 1: Monday, July 23-Friday, July 27, 2018  9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (Before Care: 8:00-8:45 a.m./After Care: 4:15-5:15 p.m.) Session 2: Monday, July 30-Friday, August 3, 2018 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (Before Care:…

Find out more ›
10$

Workshop Hand-Crafted Journals

July 23 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on July 30, 2018 at 9:30am

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

Whimsical Art Journaling (Children Ages 5+) Inspired by Louis Legrand Noble's journal, children and their caregiver are invited to join teaching artist Megan Jeffery for art journaling. Create your own journal using ribbon, washi tape, stamps, paper, stickers, photographs, and more! All materials provided. Bring lunch to enjoy in the Courtyard. Pre-registration required by 7/16. In conjunction with ICEBERGS! and Lesley Dill Wilderness: Word are where what I catch is me. Generous support for this project is provided by Art…

Find out more ›
10$ - 15$

Brunch & Learn Climate Change

July 25 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Brunch & Learn: Arctic Passages Frederic Church's Icebergs and Nineteenth-Century Polar Expedition The acclaimed nineteenth-century American painter Frederic Church traveled to the Arctic in 1859 in search of new artistic material. This talk and gallery discussion will consider his journey, the canvases that resulted, and the broader cultural fascination with the polar north during this period. In addition to our adult audience, we are encouraging any interested college, high school, or home school students to attend. Pre-registration is required by…

Find out more ›
3$

Story Time For Toddlers

July 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join a Museum staff member on an imagination adventure as we read the story of the month. Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to participate in a guided art project to accompany the story. July- The Iceberg Fact & Picture Book by Gina McIntyre. Participate in a science experiment making snow and take home a copy of the story. In conjunction with ICEBERGS! Generous support for this project is provided by Art Bridges.

Find out more ›
40$ - 250$

Summer Youth Art: Mini Golf Mural Madness Session 2

July 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 8:00am, repeating until August 3, 2018

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

Join us @ The MATT for Summer Youth Art 2018! Design, create and execute mini golf-themed murals that will be part of The MATT’s Summer 2018 mini golf exhibition. If one week isn’t quite enough, go for a birdie and come to both! Projects will be different each week. Session 1: Monday, July 23-Friday, July 27, 2018  9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (Before Care: 8:00-8:45 a.m./After Care: 4:15-5:15 p.m.) Session 2: Monday, July 30-Friday, August 3, 2018 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (Before Care:…

Find out more ›
August 2018
5$

Outdoor Documentary Film

August 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Relax, sit back and enjoy watching Chasing Ice (1h 16m), an award-winning documentary on climate change followed by a community discussion. Popcorn will be served. Program will move indoors in the case of inclement weather. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the movie starts at 8:00 p.m. Free for Members. In conjunction with ICEBERGS! Generous support for this project is provided by Art Bridges.

Find out more ›

Bank Of America Museums on Us Weekend

August 4 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on August 5, 2018 at 11:00am

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

Present your Bank of America® or Merrill Lynch® credit or debit card and a picture ID @ The MATT on the first full weekend of every month for one free general admission during Bank of America Museums on Us Weekends. To learn more, including upcoming dates, visit the Museums on Us website. Free general admission is limited to the cardholder. Excludes special exhibitions, ticketed shows and fundraising events. Not to be combined with other offers. Learn more about exhibitions currently on…

Find out more ›
5$ - 15$

Kids Wellnes Art, Movement & Meditation

August 7 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 4, 2018 at 4:00pm

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

Robin's Nest invites children (ages 5-11) to combine art, gentle movement and guided meditative practices to promote health and social development. Students will learn to increase their attention span and school performance through these empowering one-hour sessions. Snack provided. Pre-registration required. Instructor: Robin DiStiso, President of Robin's Nest, is accredited through the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Find out more ›
5$ - 10$

Family Night: Just Chillin’

August 9 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Enjoy family fun @ The MATT and participate in a sing-along with Frozen's own Elsa, Ana, and Kristoff, performed by talented students from Litchfield High school. Create a special ice themed art project with teaching artist Megan Jeffery and cool off with frozen snow cones while watching Olaf come to life during an ice carving demonstration! Light dinner fare included. Free for Children. Pre-registration required. In conjunction with ICEBERGS! Generous support for this project is provided by Art Bridges.

Find out more ›

Community Free Day

August 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Dig into art and history and explore the Museum all day at no charge including changing exhibitions and selections from the permanent collection. Enjoy family-friendly activities at the Museum's brand new MATT MOBILE- our rolling art cart. Create rubber band powered boats with Master Carver Joseph Brien. Suitable for children 6+. Must be accompanied by an adult. In conjunction with ICEBERGS! Generous support for this project is provided by Art Bridges.

Find out more ›
10$ - 15$

Workshop Hand-Crafted Artist Books

August 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Inspired by Louis Legrand Noble's journal, teens and adults are invited to join artist Megan Jeffery for art journaling. Each unique traveler's notebook will document your daily life and incorporate a variety of materials including: ribbon, washi tape, stamps, paper, stickers, calligraphy, photographs and more! Please bring a 5" x 8" hard cover book of your choice to alter. All other materials provided. Pre-registration required by 8/6. In conjunction with ICEBERGS! and Lesley Dill Wilderness: Word are what I catch…

Find out more ›

Prospective Docent Info Session

August 13 @ 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 6, 2018 at 1:00pm

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

Are you an art & history buff? Do you want to share your knowledge and enthusiasm by teaching children and adults about art & history? Become part of the Museum's volunteer community. Join us for a one-hour session with the Museum's Education Department to learn about our volunteer opportunities. RSVP by calling Heather Whitehouse at (203) 753-0381 x117 or email heather@mattmuseum.org. Pre-registration required.

Find out more ›
20$ - 25$

Day-Long Symposium ICEBERGS!

August 16 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join us for a day-long discussion with two expert presenters in their fields, each giving their perspective on Church's work and the time in which it took place. Catered continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. 9:30 a.m. - Continental Breakfast 10:00 a.m. - Seeking the Sublime: Art, Science, and Adventure Revealed in the Works of Frederic Edwin Church Professor Dorothy Bosch Keller, Art History and Studio Art Program and University of Saint Joseph Noon - Lunch 1:00 p.m. -…

Find out more ›
3$

Story Time For Toddlers

August 29 @ 10:00 am
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Join us on an imagination adventure as we read the story of the month and complete a guided project to accompany the story. August- Welcome to the Ice House by Jane Yolen. Learn about arctic animals and their chilly habitats and decorate your own snowflake. In conjunction with ICEBERGS! Generous support for this project is provided by Art Bridges.

Find out more ›
September 2018

Bank Of America Museums on Us Weekend

September 1 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on September 2, 2018 at 11:00am

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

Present your Bank of America® or Merrill Lynch® credit or debit card and a picture ID @ The MATT on the first full weekend of every month for one free general admission during Bank of America Museums on Us Weekends. To learn more, including upcoming dates, visit the Museums on Us website. Free general admission is limited to the cardholder. Excludes special exhibitions, ticketed shows and fundraising events. Not to be combined with other offers. Learn more about exhibitions currently…

Find out more ›
10$

Annual Yappy Hour

September 6 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Bark your calendar to join other canines and their companions to sniff and schmooze at Yappy Hour. Themed cocktails ($5) available and a specialty treat bar for your furry companions. Free for Members.

Find out more ›

Community Free Day

September 9 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Dig into art and history and explore the Museum all day at no charge including changing exhibitions and selections from the permanent collection. Enjoy family-friendly activities at the Museum's brand new MATT MOBILE- our rolling art cart. Colored sand creations for back to school show and tell.

Find out more ›

Exhibitions Guided Tour: American Flags

September 16 @ 12:00 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Every flag tells a story. Trace the history of our country through a collection of flags representing critical milestones in our evolution as a nation. Collector Bill Demaida shares flags from the Kings colors through the Revolutionary War, culminating with the stars and stripes we are all familiar with today.

Find out more ›
October 2018
98$ - 118$

Day Art Trip

October 2 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main Street
Waterbury, CT 06702 United States

Get on the bus with The MATT! Explore exciting cultural locations throughout New England. Let us do the planning while you come along and enjoy the art. A NEW YORK STATE OF MIND: THE MET AND CLOISTERS Spend the day exploring The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Cloisters Museum and Gardens in New York. Join Director of Education, Heather Whitehouse and tour special exhibitions, including Heavenly Bodies which examines intersections between couture and the Catholic Church, papal robes from…

Find out more ›
+ Export Events