Free Family Saturday

OverviewWoman and child showing off art work

The first Saturday of every month, between 12:00 noon and 2:00 pm, the Moses Lake Museum & Art Center sponsors a free family activity or special program.

Free Family Saturday is fun for the whole family and is open to all ages. Activities fill on a first come first served basis and run until supplies have been exhausted.

registration

New for 2020! Registration will be required for Free Family Saturday. Save time the day of, register online in a few clicks for the whole year.

Click here to register online for the 2020 Free Family Saturday Annual Pass. 

Day-of registration will be available, legal guardian must be present to sign waivers. 

Funding for Free Family Saturday:

So you know it’s fun, and it’s always free - but where exactly does funding for Free Family Saturday come from? From puff-balls to presentations and everything in between Free Family Saturday is funded entirely by donations to the museum through our membership program, sponsorships and the annual Rusty Mammoth Art & Collectible sale. 

Questions? 

Contact (509)764-3830.

Upcoming Family Events

october FREE FAMILY SATURDAY: Wood token pumpkin

Date: October 3, 2020
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Museum Classroom, 401 S. Balsam St.

This month we will make a cute pumpkin out of wood tokens.

This project is tentatively scheduled for October 3, dependent on which phase of Washington’s "Safe Start" Grant County is in. If we are not yet in phase 4, we will plan on handing out craft kits to-go, and this website will be updated with our new plan.

november FREE FAMILY SATURDAY: nature stick

Date: November 7, 2020
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Museum Classroom, 401 S. Balsam St.

Create a whimsical piece of art to hang in your yard or home. A stick or twig will be wrapped in colorful yarn, adding bells or beads for extra charm.

This project is tentatively scheduled for November 7, dependent on which phase of Washington’s "Safe Start" Grant County is in. If we are not yet in phase 4, we will plan on handing out craft kits to-go, and this website will be updated with our new plan. 

december FREE FAMILY SATURDAY: cotton ball snowman

Date: December 5, 2020
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Museum Classroom, 401 S. Balsam St.

Create a 3-D snowman scene using cotton balls and construction paper. 

This project is tentatively scheduled for December 5, dependent on which phase of Washington’s "Safe Start" Grant County is in. If we are not yet in phase 4, we will plan on handing out craft kits to-go, and this website will be updated with our new plan. 

january FREE FAMILY SATURDAY: Movie day "Abominable"

Date: January 2, 2021
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Museum Classroom, 401 S. Balsam St.

This project is tentatively scheduled for January 2, dependent on which phase of Washington’s "Safe Start" Grant County is in. We will update this website as we get closer to January.  

february FREE FAMILY SATURDAY: String heart greeting card

Date: February 6, 2021
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Museum Classroom, 401 S. Balsam St.

Craft a love note for your valentine using heavy card stock and colorful yarn. 

This project is tentatively scheduled for February 6, dependent on which phase of Washington’s "Safe Start" Grant County is in. If we are not yet in phase 4, we will plan on handing out craft kits to-go, and this website will be updated with our new plan. 

Facebook

Check the Moses Lake Museum and Art Center’s Facebook page after the event to see highlights from Free Family Saturday! Tag yourself and share photos with your friends.