Spring 2020 Dining Series: Challenge Your Palate

Challenge Your Palate

Sunday, June 28 – 1:30-4:00 PM
L. May Eatery
1072 Main St., Dubuque

Prepare for an afternoon of fun and excitement as E.J. and Chef Tony take you on a world culinary tour. They will guide and challenge you to discover new combinations of flavors through locally sourced foods and international wines that will have your palate asking for more.

Reservations and seating are limited. For more information, or to purchase your tickets by phone, contact Director of Advancement Barb Barton at 563-557-1851 ext. 110.

Spring 2020 Dining Series: Taste of India

Taste of India

Saturday, May 16 – 6-9 PM
Convivium Urban Farmstead
2811 Jackson St., Dubuque

Feast on an authentic, multi-course Indian dinner prepared and presented by Chef Sudha Koneru and Dr. Sudhir Koneru and friends. From hand-ground spices to carefully selected ingredients, this culinary experience will have you asking for more!

Reservations and seating are limited. For more information, or to purchase your tickets by phone, contact Director of Advancement Barb Barton at 563-557-1851 ext. 110.

Art a la Carte: Water is Life

Thurs, February 27th
4:00 PM – 4:50 PM

Ages 10-14
Cost: $10 Members, $15 Guests
Materials included
Instructor: Hana Velde

Inspired by the museum’s Flow: Journey through the Mississippi River Watershed exhibit, students will use water to create droplet-themed artwork. Students will have a chance to play with watercolors, watercolor pencils, and blowing, misting, and splatter-painting techniques.

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Art a la Carte: PU! Smelly Art

Friday, February 21st
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM | Ages 6-9
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM | Ages 10-14

Cost: $10 Members, $15 Guests
Materials included
Instructor: Caitlin Donald

Art can involve all of the senses. Explore how different artists use the sense of smell in their work, then create your own smelly masterpiece.

Spring 2020 Dining Series: Mardi Gras Soiree

Mardi Gras Soiree

Thursday, February 20, 6-8 PM
The Driftless
168 E. 10th St., Dubuque

As they say in New Orleans “Laissez les bon temps rouler – or let the good times roll!”

Join The Driftless chef Justin McComas and owner Kyla McComas as they walk you through the flavors of the French Quarter and have you experiencing a Fat Tuesday feast a little early this year.

You will enjoy a multi-course tasting menu at Dubuque’s newest special event space, The Driftless, located in the Historic Millwork District. Enjoy great company and food, all for a great cause.

Reservations and seating are limited. For more information, or to purchase your tickets by phone, contact Director of Advancement Barb Barton at 563-557-1851 ext. 110.

Art a la Carte: Art Talk Tool Kit

Thursday, February 13th
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM | Ages 6-9
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM | Ages 10-14

Cost: $10 Members, $15 Guests
Materials included
Instructor: Caitlin Donald

Using the current exhibitions for inspiration, students will learn the basics of looking at and how to speak to
others about the amazing world of art. Students will be invited to share their knowledge as docents during the Museum’s community Day in April!

Art a la Carte: Old School Selfies

Friday, February 7th
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM | Ages 6-9
2:30 PM – 4:00 PM | Ages 10-14

Cost: $10 Members, $15 Guests
Materials included
Instructor: Caitlin Donald

Students will examine the history of self-portraits and compare them to the “selfies” of today. A self-portrait will be created using a “selfie” students have taken.

Art a la Carte: Drawing Basics II – Portraits

Thurs, January 30th
4:00 PM – 4:50 PM

Ages 10-14
Cost: $10 Members, $15 Guests
Materials included
Instructor: Hana Velde

Students will try out the techniques and tricks of portrait drawing, including the study of facial proportions and learn about the subtle shading needed to bring their portraits to life! Students have the option to create a self-portrait, study a classmate, or use a photograph as a portrait subject.

Art A La Carte: Art & Science – More Alike Than You Think

Saturday, January 25th
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Ages 10-14
Cost: $10 Members, $15 Guests

Materials included
Instructor: Caitlin Donald

Students will explore the connections between art and science. After a tour of the Flow: Journey through the Mississippi River Watershed exhibition, students will make their own artistic contribution to science by creating a science illustration using mixed media.