First Tuesdays


First Tuesday programming is specifically designed for children ages five and under, but all ages are welcome. Enjoy thematic art-making activities, story times, performances, and gallery activities.

11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., first Tuesday of the month, September–May, Center for Creative Connections (C3)

Upcoming events:

February 2: Squiggles & Wiggles
March 1: Bots & Tots
April 5: Nature Explorers
May 3: Sculpture Mania

For more information about programs for young children, call 214-922-1312 or e-mail

Upcoming First Tuesdays

Format: 2/5/16

First Tuesday

Tuesday, February 2, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Explore all kinds of lines—wiggly, squiggly, zigzag, and straight—through art-making activities, story time, family tours, and more in this fun-filled day designed specifically for children ages 5 and under.


Pop-Up Art Spot

Tuesday, March 1, 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Looking for a hands-on experience in the DMA galleries? Visit the Pop-Up Art Spot for creative writing, playing, and sketching activities inspired by nearby works of art.
​All ages welcome.


The DMA Cafe Welcomes First Tuesday Families!

Featuring the Little Artists' Collection for $6.15 with a choice of House-Made Mac ’n’ Cheese, Turkey and Cheese Sandwich, PBJ Sandwich, or Grilled Cheese Sandwich. Meals include carrot sticks, Ranch dressing, fruit skewer, blueberry yogurt, and choice of drink.