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Family Programs

Family Programs Spring 2018

Father’s Day World’s Best Dad Trophy

Come in for some after-brunch quality time with Dad this Father’s Day at the Markham Museum! Show Dad he’s number one with this fun ceramic trophy tile. Create lasting memories and unique artwork with the help of our professional pottery instructor! Includes all supplies and firing for one trophy tile. Cost for 1 child and 1 adult, additional adults or children $20.00 each to a max of 2 additional participants. 

  • Date: Sunday, June 17th 2018
  • Barcode: 318921
  • Time: 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $40.00
  • Age: 4+

Family Programs Summer 2018

Museum- Mini Mornings

Looking for something new to do with your active preschooler? Join us at the Museum for fun, educational and interactive activities specifically designed for you and your little one. Classes are led by our experienced program instructors and incorporate the museum's unique features including our heritage orchard, exhibitions, and historic buildings. Each 4 week session has a new theme and activities, so you can sign up for multiple sessions! Cost for 1 child and 1 adult, additional children $40.00 each (max 3 children per adult).

  • Time: 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
  • Ages: 2-4 years
  • Cost: $70.00

Session 1: Wednesday July 4, 11, 18 and 25

  • Barcode: 324785

Session 2: Wednesday August 8, 15, 22, 29

  • Barcode: 324786

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Museum Pottery - Herb Garden: Mini Planter & Labels

Create a set of 4 pinch pot planters for your kitchen window sill or in the garden. These planters are perfect for teaching the little ones about nature’s life cycle, from seed to harvest. Design, create and decorate your creations in our fun and exciting pottery studio! Cost for 1 child and 1 adult, additional adults or children $25.00 each to a max of 2 additional participants. Includes all supplies and firing.

Date: July 7, 2018

  • Time:  10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $55.00
  • Age: 4+ 
  • Barcode: 324658

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Museum Pottery - Parent & Me Pottery

Join us as we explore the wonderful world of clay in our Pottery Studio!  This program provides an opportunity for those big and small to play with clay, to each make a special treasure, and best of all spend time together while being creative.  We will explore methods of hand building such as sculpting, surface decoration, slab building and coiling.  Together with our professional artist instructors participants will also get to glaze their work before being fired.  Cost for 1 child and 1 adult, additional adults or children $75.00 each to a max of 2 additional participants. Includes all supplies.

Dates: Sunday, July 8, 15, 22, and 29

  • Time9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
  • Cost: $165.00
  • Ages: 4 and up
  • Barcode: 324650

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Museum Pottery - Robots & Superhero Door Hanger

Masks, capes, stars and spaceships! Use your superpowers to create your own Robot-Superhero themed door hanger. Perfect for fans of science, comics and engineers of all ages. Spend some quality family time in our exciting pottery studio in a galaxy not so far away! Includes supplies and firing for one door hanger. Cost for 1 child and 1 adult, additional adults or children $20.00 each to a max of 2 additional participants. 

Date: Saturday July 14, 2018

  • Time:  10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $40.00
  • Age: 4+
  • Barcode: 324764

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Museum Pottery - Matching Emoji Mug & Bowl

Welcome summer with adorable matching Emoji Mug & Bowl! Learn how to create these cute and colourful pieces step by step, then decorate your creation with a variety of textures colourful underglazes in our exciting pottery studio. This project is fun for the entire family and can be enjoyed year after year! Includes supplies and firing for one mug and one bowl. Cost for 1 child and 1 adult, additional adults or children $20.00 each to a max of 2 additional participants. 

Date: Saturday, July 14, 2018

  • Time:  1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Cost: $40.00
  • Age: 4+
  • Barcode: 324783

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Museum Pottery - Family Summer Ice Cream Celebration

Create a set of two very special Ice Cream dishes to help cool down those hot summer days!    These bowls are perfect for sharing the banana split or ice cream sundae with your favourite person. Design, create and decorate your creations in our fun and exciting pottery studio! Cost for 1 child and 1 adult, additional adults or children $25.00 each to a max of 2 additional participants.  Includes all supplies and firing.

  • Cost: $40.00
  • Age: 4+

Session 1 Date: Saturday, August 11, 2018

  • Time:  10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Barcode: 324712

Session 2 Date: Saturday, August 11, 2018

  • Time:  1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Barcode: 324759

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Registration Information

Consult your Markham Life magazine for registration information, or call the Program Coordinator at 905-305-5970.