JumpstART Stories and Art at Irving Arts Center


January 07, 2021 to September 02, 2021
10:00 AM until 12:00 PM

This event occurs monthly, on the first Thursday of January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September


Irving Arts Center View map
3333 North MacArthur Blvd.,
Irving, TX, 75062

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Story time moves online with take-home craft projects offered for curbside parking lot pickup, while supplies last, on the first Thursday of the month. Supplies available for pick-up between 10am and noon.

January 7: Winnie the Pooh Day
Let’ s read stories about the beloved bear from the Hundred Acre Wood and celebrate author A. A. Milne’s birthday.

February 4: Black History Month Celebration
Through stories and art, we celebrate African American history and culture.

March 4: Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss
Green eggs and ham, anyone?, Join us to celebrate the legendary author and illustrator of such classics as Horton Hears a Who, Cat in the Hat, The Grinch Who Stole Christmas and The Lorax.

April 1: Colors
Let’s hop into Spring and slide down a rainbow. Colors and shapes are the theme for this month’s stories and art.

May 6: Moms Are Amazing
Mothers are the inspiration for this month’s stories and art.

June 3: Camping
Meet around the “campfire” for tales about adventure and fun – indoors and out.

July 1: Happy Birthday, USA
Happy Fourth of July! Celebrate Independence Day with art projects and stories.

August 5: Dog Days of Summer
Beat the heat with stories about cool canine friends.

September 2: Jump into Fall
It’s that time of the year again for apples, pumpkins, falling leaves. What’s not to love about the season?