For Kids & Families
Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 10:30am
Location: Peabody Essex Museum
The Jazz Fly
10:30-11 am | Bartlett Gallery
This insect percussionist is having a bad case of musical block, but he gets inspiration from the other animals he hears on the way to the jazz club.
DROP-IN ART ACTIVITY
10:30 am-2 pm | Create Space
Variations on this buzzing instrument come from all over the world. Create your own version to take home.
Meet the Vet
10:30 am-11 am | Atrium
For families with children ages 5 and up
Who watches over the 70 zebra finches in from here to ear? Meet veterinarian Dr. Elizabeth Bradt to find out how she became a vet and how she helps to care for all those birds!
On a Wing and a Song
11-11:45 am and 1-1:45 pm | Atrium
What do the changes of the seasons look like from the point of view of a bird? Find out in this interactive performance with musician and master storyteller Jackson Gillman.
Made possible by the Lowell Institute