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News Release: August 1, 2019

Peel Art Gallery, Museum + Archives is your Family Staycation Destination this August

Brampton, ON (July 31, 2019) – August at the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) is filled with fantastic family fun! Experience various exhibitions and opportunities for little hands, instructor-led creative activities on Tuesdays and Thursdays, as well as the self-guided weekend family fun activity. Don’t forget to drop-in for exciting events like the Peel Aboriginal Drumming Circle and the Sunday FUNday as well. Check out the “Plan your Visit” stations located in the lobbies and pick-up a family fun guide, created to help navigate our fun activities.

Plan Your Visit

August Staycation Activities: Sensory Exploration

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Kick-off Aug. 6: Come meet Creature Quest and their scaly, furry and feathered friends (11 a.m. – 2 p.m.).

These drop-ins are included in general admission. Members are free.

Weekend Family Fun Activity

Saturdays and Sundays, 1 – 4:30 p.m.
Guide your family through monthly, self-guided art projects that inspire creativity. The August family fun activity is all about comic book creations. These drop-in activities are included in the cost of general admission. Members are free.

The Indigenous Network Drumming Circle

Aug. 15, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
PAMA and The Indigenous Network invite you to participate in an evening of shared traditions and songs. This is a free program which does not include general admission.

Sunday FUNday: Comic Book Art

Sunday, Aug. 18, 1 – 4 p.m.
Engage with art through special activities for the whole family inspired by the For a Social Cause exhibition on now in the art gallery. These drop-ins are included in general admission. Members are free.

There is a value in membership!

As you can see, all the great family programming this August is free for PAMA members. PAMA Family Memberships are $60. Purchase today and support your local arts and heritage hub.

Media Contacts

Erin Fernandes
Marketing Coordinator
905-791-4055, ext. 7596

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