People need art.
That's why the Mulvane partners with area schools and agencies,
reaching out to give children the creative skills and artistic knowledge to
become their very best.
More schools are applying to participate than ever before. The
reasons are simple:
- Art is a
lower-funded priority in many public schools.
Mulvane offers hands-on visual arts programs to children in need.
Mulvane even provides bus transportation for schools and programs that lack the
The numbers tell the story. During the six months from August 2009
to January 2010:
children and 20 schools used the Mulvane bus transportation fund to
get to art programs at the Mulvane.
people were served by Mulvane educational programs.
Read on for more about these fantastic outreach programs, or find
out how you can support programs like these.
After School brings art to after-school sites, where kids have the time and
freedom to get creative.
Beginning in Childhood
Art Beginning in Childhood sends teachers to preschool classrooms, where
kids get their first brush with the arts.
Give the kids in your life a jump-start with these free, art-filled (and
downright fun) resources.
Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, 4-H, and home-school groups are all about helping kids
shine. And that just happens to be one of our favorite pastimes at the Mulvane.
and Family Programs
Free and plenty of fun for everyone, Family and Community Days feature special
activities that echo the artwork on display in the galleries.