Art Start

Art Start is a FREE program for children ages 3 to 5 to engage with art, imagine, and learn together. The theme changes each month, so come back once a month for a fresh take on the museum!

Sessions are from 10 to 11 am or 1:30 to 2:30 pm.

INDIVIDUAL/FAMILY days are Tuesdays at 10 am and 1:30 pm.

PRESCHOOLS/DAY CARE CENTERS are Thursdays at 10 am and 1:30 pm. 

Register for Art Start Goes to Camp using the form below. 

Youth education programs are sponsored by Lynne Ruffin-Smith Charitable Foundation.
Free Saturday admission for everyone is sponsored by Colby Sandlian, Sandlian Realty

Art Start sessions cancelled through June 1

WAM has cancelled or postponed public events through Monday, June 1. For a complete list of WAM events and their status, go to


Art Start Goes to Camp - Summer 2020

Imagine, make, talk, sing, and play at our summer preschool camp! WAM brings back Kansas Wolf Trap teaching artists from Arts Partners to add to the fun for children ages 3 to 5 and their adults.

Online registration for Summer 2020 starts Monday, March 23.

10-11:30 am or 1:30-3 pm Tuesdays
June and July
Cost is $5 per child per session and is non-refundable.

Click here to download the Summer 2020 Youth & Family Booklet

PLEASE NOTE: WAM's public events and programs scheduled in May have been cancelled or postponed. Visit for updates.

Registration open for Summer 2020 Art Start Goes to Camp

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