April 2013

Saturday, April 12–Sunday, April 20

April School-Break Week

Celebrate the art of animation in conjunction with the Animation exhibit—open only through April 27. Get up close with animation sketches and movie cels from The Strong’s collections that include Disney classics such as Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, Fantasia, Lady and the Tramp, and Steamboat Willy. Challenge family members to guess popular cartoon characters by their silhouette only and match well-known quotes and phrases to the characters that coined them. Included with general museum admission fees.

Monday, April 21

Storytime Club: Celebrating Heroes

10:30 and 11:30 a.m.

Readings of classic children’s tales at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Have your Storytime Club passport stamped once during each visit. Collect five stamps and receive a free children’s book! This month: Celebrating Heroes. Included with general museum admission fees.

Monday, April 28

Storytime Club: Celebrating Heroes

10:30 and 11:30 a.m.

Readings of classic children’s tales at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Have your Storytime Club passport stamped once during each visit. Collect five stamps and receive a free children’s book! This month: Celebrating Heroes. Included with general museum admission fees.