(March 30, 2016) – The Figge Art Museum will be offering free admission all day for Free Family Day on Saturday, sponsored by the Quad-City Times.
Scheduled activities will take place from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and will include LEGO build challenges, LEGO-themed movies, drawing and sketching opportunities, a place to vote for your favorite artwork in the Rock Island Art Guild exhibition, a chance to meet a LEGO builder and an area to contribute a pinwheel to support Students Rebuild. Free snacks will be provided and lunch will be available for purchase in the Figge Café from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Visitors will be able to dive into the current exhibitions on view including The Art of Architecture: LEGO Sculptures by Adam Reed Tucker Photographs by J. Hunt Harris II, Mississippi River Views From the Muscatine Art Center, Young Artists at the Figge, Rock Island Art Guild Fine Arts Exhibition and the permanent collection.