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

Free First Thursday Night

05/02/2019 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. Check MAM’s website for monthly line-up.

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

May Free First Thursday

Timed Activities:

5–8 p.m. Daria Sullivan/Humanity in Action – participate in an artistic activity regarding an issue facing the LGBT+ community – Geyer Studio
5–8 p.m. Aging in Montclair info table & artwork on display. Invited artists include Judy Beck, Elaine Gold Gongora, Marion Held, Judy Targan, Catherine Kinkade, Nick Levitin, and Bisa Washington. –  Leir Hall
5–8 p.m. Montclair Institute for Life-long Learning info table – Leir Hall
5–8 p.m. Oasis Senior Advisors info table – Leir Hall
6–8 p.m. Montclair Spring Art Walk – Join the Montclair Center BID, Studio Montclair and MAM for a Thursday full of art and activities around town!
7 p.m. Aging in Montclair Presents: Conversations and Exhibitions with MAM educator and watercolorist Sharon Pitts – Leir Hall
8 p.m. WomanSong Choir – Leir Hall Stage

Free Tours:

6:30 p.m. Docent-led tour of New Jersey Crafts Annual: New Directions in Fiber Art - Elevator Lobby
  Following the 6:30 tour, meet fiber artist Woolpunk as she discusses her piece entitled Blue Carts & Barbed Wire, which is included in the Fiber Art exhibition.
7:30 p.m. Docent-led tour of New Jersey Crafts Annual: New Directions in Fiber Art - Elevator Lobby

Ongoing activities:

  Drop-In Draw Along, Studio B
  Family Learning Lab self portraits art project
  Artist and Educator Robert Kogge's Yard School Student Art Exhibition 
  Live music with The Kenselaar Brother Quartet – McMullen Gallery
  Food Trucks: Thai Elephant, and Empanada Guy - Front Driveway
Off-Site (across the street/Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Real Estate Office)

Montclair 10 is a group of artists who work at the Montclair Art Museum and often exhibit together – Berkshire Hathaway 

Free first thursday


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