(MAM) & Yard School of Art offer American, Native American, & contemporary art exhibitions, programs, & classes in NJ

Free First Thursday Night

12/06/2018 05:00 PM - 09:00 PM ET


Adult Programs


  • Free


Enjoy an evening of art and dynamic programming including live music, tours, art activities, and a full-service bar. 

Free First Thursday Nights are made possible by a generous grant from TD Bank. 


December’s Free First Thursday Night Includes:

  • 5-8 p.m. 3rd Floor Pop-up Meditation with Qwell
  • 6-7 p.m. Leir Hall Newark Boys Chorus Holiday Concert
  • 6:30 p.m. Docent-Led Tour Constructing Identity-Rotunda
  • 7:30 p.m. Docent-Led Tour Kara Walker: Virginia's Lynch Mob and Other Works-Elevator Lobby
  • 7-8 p.m. Geyer Studio, Kara Walker Community Conversation
  • 7-9 p.m. Teen Open Space, Studio C
  • Janet Boltax Student Works, on view
  • Music with Thieves and Poets    
  • Drop-In Draw Along, Studio B  
  • Food Trucks: Empanada Guy and Thai Elephant


PLEASE NOTE there is NO Free First Thursday Night in January. Free First Thursday Night will return February 7, 2019!




Have a creative business or activity you'd like to present at Free First Thursday Nights? Please email us a description at thursdays@montclairartmuseum.org.




We encourage you to bring groups to Free First Thursday Nights! We ask that groups of 10 or more RSVP to thursdays@montclairartmuseum.org. In return, we'll give your group a special mention on the Free First Thursday Nights webpage. 



Social Media

Visitors are encouraged to share their Free First Thursday Night experience on social media.

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Free First Thursday Nights are made possible by a generous grant from TD Bank. 

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