- Reading by Carr Johnson
Saturday, January 21, 2:00 p.m.
The groundbreaking exhibit Slaves and Slaveholders of Wessyngton Plantation delves into the lives of slaves and slaveholders who worked and resided at the Wessyngton Plantation in Ceder Hill, Tennessee. The records found in the exhibit were researched by a descendant of the slaves, John F. Baker, Jr. of Springfield, TN. His years of research culminated in his book “The Washingtons of Wessyngton Planation”. More »
- Saying the Unsayable: Writers Workshop with Stellasue Lee, Ph.D.
Saturday, January 28, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Journal writing is the key to a door of the subconscious. It is how one discovers what they are thinking/feeling. This kind of writing is about reaching into the mid-section and exposing what lies within. It is one of the oldest methods of self-exploration and expression.
Join Pulitzer Prize nominated author Stellasue Lee for this engaging workshop. More »
- Free Family Day: “All Aboard!”
Saturday, January 14, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Today’s activities highlight our very popular model train exhibit. We will make toilet paper tube trains and other train-related crafts, read some stories, and take the model train scavenger hunt challenge.
The trains will run 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. & 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. More »
- Children’s Art Room Renamed the Family Art Studio
In addition to the basic art supplies (crayons, paper, scissors and the ever-popular toilet paper tubes) there are also materials for specific projects and activities. Visit the Family Art Studio in January for some train-themed craft ideas or to explore your own art designs! More »
- Wax Resist Watercolor Painting
Saturday, January 21, 10:00 – 11:00 am
Enjoy the Tennessee Watercolor Traveling Exhibition and stop by the Family Art Studio to try your hand at water color painting! More »
200 South Second St., Clarksville, TN 37040 • 931-648-5780 • Open: Tuesday Through Sunday • Closed Mondays