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American University Museum Hosts Family Day Nov. 16

WHAT: Kids @ the Katzen:  Sculpture from the Imagination—an Arts Workshop
WHERE: American University Museum, Katzen Arts Centeer4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC  20016

WHEN: 1 p.m. Sunday, November 16

DETAILS: Online event registration.  A $7 materials fee is payable at the time of the event. Cash only, please.

To register and for more information about the event, please visit

Recommended for ages 5–11; parent or guardian required. Space is limited to 45 participants.

WASHINGTON, D.C.—The American University Museum at the Katzen  Arts Center will hold Kids at the Katzen:  Sculpture from the Imagination, for children ages five to 11, at 1 p.m. Sunday, November 16. 

Participants will work with museum staff and volunteers to create sculptures with everyday objects, inspired by the works of Jae Ko.  Ko’s adding-machine paper sculptures are one of the six exhibitions on display at the American University Museum Tuesday, November 11, through Sunday, December 21.

The workshop will be held in the American University Museum and the adjacent Kreeger Lobby. Parents are asked to remain with their children throughout the program. Parents are also welcome to participate. 

Metro: Tenleytown-AU stop (Red Line); walk west on Nebraska Avenue (about 20 minutes) or take the M4 or N2 Metrobus to Ward Circle

Parking: Garage parking is available in the Katzen at the Glover Gate entrance on Massachusetts Avenue

Media interested in attending the event should contact the AU Media Relations Office at 202-885-5950 or  For calendar listings, please use the contact information outlined in the “DETAILS” area above.

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