The Museum of Art & History at the McPherson Center

Today is Sunday, July 23: Open 10am-8pm
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Family Events

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Crafternoon: Postcards with Kids Art Congress

Tue, Jul 25, 2017, 3–5 pm

Doodle. Draw. Make a difference. Spend this week’s Crafternoon with Kids Art Congress, a family-friendly local project that includes kids in learning civic engagement through art.

Secret Garden Storytime

Thu, Jul 27, 2017, 10–11 am

Join us for this monthly storytime series in partnership with Santa Cruz Public Libraries that’s perfect for kids. We’ll read books, sing songs & enjoy the magic of the Secret Garden!

Fridays at the MAH: Radical Fibers

Fri, Jul 28, 2017, 5–9 pm

New and unexpected crafts. Same beloved materials. Get hands on with sewing, weaving, and fiber-making like you’ve never experienced before. All levels of experience welcome.

Friday Night Live: Sensory TRiBE

Fri, Jul 28, 2017, 6:30–9 pm

Enjoy live music every Friday Night in Abbott Square. This week: Sensory TRiBE is an Organic Reggae Fusion Music group based out of Monterey, California.

Community Crossword: Santa Cruz History!

Sat, Jul 29, 2017, 9–11 am

How’s your local history knowledge? Help complete a large-scale puzzle that will be out in Abbott Square for everyone to tackle.