JumpstART at Irving Arts Center


January 06, 2022 to September 01, 2022
10:00 AM until 11:00 AM

This event occurs monthly, on the first Thursday of Every Month


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

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Meet at Irving Arts Center on the first Thursday of each month for stories and art. You'll explore new stories and fun art projects during this creative story time that combines art and children’s literature. Create a take-home art project and then browse the galleries with your kids as part of this fun AND FREE morning activity. JumpstART is a collaboration between the Irving Arts Center and the Irving Public Library. All supplies provided. Call the box office to register if you're bringing a group of 10 or more.

January 6 – 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 with a special art project!

February 3 – Valentine’s Day
Hearts and candy, hugs and kisses. Let’s celebrate this sweet holiday!

March 3 – 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 7 – Clouds and Rainbows
Let’s hop into spring and slide down a rainbow…. Colors, clouds, and spring weather are the themes for this month’s stories and art.

May 5 – Moms are Amazing
Mothers are the inspiration for this month’s activities.

June 2 – Things that Go
Trucks and planes and cars and trains. This month’s theme is transportation and all things that go.

July 7 – Happy Birthday, USA
Happy Fourth of July! Celebrate Independence Day with art projects & stories.

August 4 – Dog Days of Summer
We’ll beat the heat with stories and art inspired by our cool canine friends.

September 1 – Dinosaurs
Let’s learn about some our favorite creatures from the time when giants roamed the earth.

Find more family fun events every day of the week at dfwchild.com/calendar.