Creative Mornings

Right now, Families and Young Audiences, Courses and workshops

Sundays, February 10 and 24, March 10 and 24, April 14, 21, and 28, and May 5 · 10 a.m.

The meeting point of young artists and their families!

A favourite family activity, the Creative Mornings, or Matinées créatives, are fun creative workshops where children and parents can try their hand at visual arts.

 

The Creative Mornings are presented by the Caisse populaire de Joliette.

Caisses Desjardins

 

 

 


Illustrated story 

A workshop on writing and illustrating children’s books, with local author Marie-Soleil Roy.

Sunday, February 10  · 10 to 12 a.m.

5 + years old

This workshop is free!

All art supplies are included.
Reservation is required : 450 756-0311 # 220


A nod to J. W. Morrice

Impressionist painting workshop. Be inspired by the Assomption River as you paint a snow-blanketed landscape.

Sunday, February 24  · 10 to 12 a.m.

5 + years old

All art supplies are included. 
Reservation is required : 450 756-0311 # 220


Les Explositions

Improvised dance in the museum’s galleries with the dance company La Marche du crabe.
Sunday, March 10  · 10 to 12 a.m.

5 + years old

All art supplies are included.
Reservation is required : 450 756-0311 # 220


Illustrated story 

A workshop on writing and illustrating children’s books, with local author Marie-Soleil Roy.

Sunday March 24 · 10 to 12 a.m.

5 + years old

This workshop is free!

All art supplies are included. 
Reservation is required : 450 756-0311 # 220


Sound effects 101

Sound effects (foley) workshop with Festifilm. Find out how movie sound effects are made!

Sunday April 14 · 10 to 12 a.m.

7-14 years old

All art supplies are included.
Reservation is required : 450 756-0311 # 220


Easter morning

Search for clues with Pinceau the creative rabbit; find pieces of the puzzle to win a chocolate surprise!

Sunday, April 21 · 10 to 12 a.m.

5 + years old

All art supplies are included.
Reservation is required : 450 756-0311 # 220


On the banks of the Outaragasipi

Participants in this workshop will work with Indigenous artist Dolorès Contré to illustrate a symbolic story.

Sunday, April 28 · 10 to 12 a.m.

5 + years old

All art supplies are included.
Reservation is required : 450 756-0311 # 220


Catch the sun

Ages 0-4

For the Petits Bonheurs festival, make a suncatcher just in time for spring!

Sunday, May 5 · 10 to 12 a.m.

10 a.m.: workshop for children aged 0-2

11 a.m.: workshop for children aged 3-4

All art supplies are included.
Reservation is required : 450 756-0311 # 220

Festival Les Petits bonheurs

 

 

 

 

 


Information

Fees: Member $4 | Non-member $6

The MAJ provides each participant with the required material. 

Free admission for parents accompanying children (except April 21).

Workshops are for children ages 5 and up except as noted.

Reservation required : 450 756-0311 # 220
Please note that in case of cancellation of participation 48 hours before the beginning of the activity, no refund shall be granted.

 

For more information about the family workshop program of the Creative Mornings, please visit the French page of the Matinées créatives.