Family Days

Several times each year, the Memorial Art Gallery opens its doors and offers Rochester area families and community members the opportunity to learn more about specific cultures. These events for all ages feature hands-on art activities, music and dance demonstrations, storytelling, and a variety of cultural displays. Suggested donation $5 per family.


Kwanzaa Family Fun Day

*Wednesday, December 27, 2017, noon to 5 pm
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Celebrate the African American and Pan-African holiday with art activities, music and dance performances, guided tours, and more. Presented in cooperation with the Kwanzaa Coalition of Rochester.

  • Kwanzaa ceremony by members of Rochester Kwanzaa Coalition
  • Historical reenactment entitled Moses and the King: Sister Harriet Tubman and Rev. Jermain Wesley Loguen
  • Art activities for children
  • Presentation by Roc Poetry Collective
  • Music performances
  • Tours and much more!

*note Wednesday – not Sunday. Different day of the week!
Sponsored by the Gallery Council of the Memorial Art Gallery.
Media sponsor: WDKX | 103.9 FM


Black History Month Family Fun Day

*Saturday, February 17, 2018, noon to 5 pm
*note Saturday – not Sunday. Different day of the week!
Sponsored by the Gallery Council of the Memorial Art Gallery.
Media sponsor: WDKX | 103.9 FM


Asian Pacific American Heritage Family Fun Day

Sunday, May 6, 2018, noon to 5 pm


Interested in participating in a Family Fun Day?

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photo credits, top, left to right: Angie Collazo, EdySanzo, Laura Toribio, Brandon Vic