Summer Film Series 2018
Take advantage of the warm summer nights, and join us for our 3rd annual summer film series featuring musicals outdoors on the Davis Plaza. Included in the festivities will be art activities and tours of the galleries. Free popcorn for the kids and free cider or beer for parents!
- Tours at 7:00 pm
- Art-making activities at 7:30 pm
- Screenings start at dusk
General seating; BYO folding chairs and blankets. FREE admission.
June 28: The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home in Kansas and help her friends.
July 12: The Muppets (2011)
A Muppet fanatic with some help from his 2 human compatriots must regroup the Muppet gang to stop an avaricious oil mogul from taking down one of their precious life-longing treasures.
July 26: Mary Poppins (1964)
In turn of the century London, a magical nanny employs music and adventure to help two neglected children become closer to their father.
August 9: Beauty and the Beast (2017)
An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love.
Sep 20–Dec 16A Critical Eye: James Gillray and the Art of Satire
This exhibition draws from the Davis Museum’s collection of James Gillray prints, examining both the complexity of Gillray’s printmaking technique and the range and depth of his historical and cultural references.Event Date:Thursday, September 20, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, December 16, 2018 (All day)
Sep 28–Nov 16, 11 AM–12 PM; 11 AM–12 PM; 11 AM–12 PMMaking Memories
Making Memories is an accessible arts program for adults living with early Alzheimer’s and other dementias and their care partners, offering a guided exploration of permanent collections with specially trained staff and student guides.Event Date:Friday, September 28, 2018 -11:00am to 12:00pmEvent Date:Friday, October 26, 2018 -11:00am to 12:00pmEvent Date:Friday, November 16, 2018 -11:00am to 12:00pm
Nov 11, 2:30 PM
Sep 22–Dec 8, 2 PMDrop-in Public Tours
The Davis Museum offers guided tours to public groups during open hours. Specially-trained Student Guides engage visitors with the Davis’s distinctive permanent collections and special temporary exhibitions.Event Date:Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Dec 08 2018 except Sat Oct 06 2018, Sat Nov 24 2018.Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 2:00pmSaturday, September 29, 2018 - 2:00pmSaturday, October 13, 2018 - 2:00pmSaturday, October 20, 2018 - 2:00pmSaturday, October 27, 2018 - 2:00pmSaturday, November 3, 2018 - 2:00pmSaturday, November 10, 2018 - 2:00pmSaturday, November 17, 2018 - 2:00pmSaturday, December 1, 2018 - 2:00pmSaturday, December 8, 2018 - 2:00pm