The World’s Only Global Musical Instrument Museum ®

Upcoming Events at MIM

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 27
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    May 28
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 28
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 28
    Saturday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 29
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 29
    Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    May 30
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jun. 01
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jun. 02
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 03
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jun. 04
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience Italy

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends and Friends of MIM

    Experience “la dolce vita” at MIM as we celebrate Italian music and culture. Get a taste of Italy with an Italian-inspired menu at Café Allegro, gallery talks, performances, and hands-on activities for all ages.

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    Jun. 04
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 04
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 04
    Saturday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • italy
    Jun. 05
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience Italy

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends and Friends of MIM

    Experience “la dolce vita” at MIM as we celebrate Italian music and culture. Get a taste of Italy with an Italian-inspired menu at Café Allegro, gallery talks, performances, and hands-on activities for all ages.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 05
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 05
    Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 06
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jun. 08
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jun. 09
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jun. 10
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jun. 11
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jun. 11
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jun. 11

    Gloria Reuben and Marty Ashby discuss personal stories related to many of the instruments on display in the Jazz, Latin Jazz, and Women in Jazz exhibits and the artists who played them.

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    Jun. 11
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures

    $12 each or 3 for $30

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10. This session will focus on blues and American sounds and participants will make cigar box guitars.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 11
    Saturday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 12
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 12
    Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 13
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jun. 15
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jun. 16
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 17
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jun. 18
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jun. 18
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 18
    Saturday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • Family Drumming Workshop
    Jun. 19
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Beat It! Family Drumming Workshop for Dads and Kids—and Moms, Too!

    $12 (Museum admission may be purchased separately.)

    Make it a tradition! Catch the rhythm and learn the basics of African, Latin, and pop-music hand drumming with master instructor Frank Thompson.

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    Jun. 19
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • Family Drumming Workshop
    Jun. 19
    Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

    Beat It! Family Drumming Workshop for Dads and Kids—and Moms, Too!

    $12 (Museum admission may be purchased separately.)

    Make it a tradition! Catch the rhythm and learn the basics of African, Latin, and pop-music hand drumming with master instructor Frank Thompson.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 19
    Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • Family Drumming Workshop
    Jun. 19
    Sunday 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

    Beat It! Family Drumming Workshop for Dads and Kids—and Moms, Too!

    $12 (Museum admission may be purchased separately.)

    Make it a tradition! Catch the rhythm and learn the basics of African, Latin, and pop-music hand drumming with master instructor Frank Thompson.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 20
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jun. 22
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jun. 23
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 24
    Friday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jun. 25
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Musical Icons: Johnny Cash and June Carter

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends and Friends of MIM

    Join MIM for a celebration of the lives and legacies of Johnny Cash and June Carter. Come and hear gallery talks, test your knowledge of Carter/Cash trivia in our popular MIMQuiz activity, view a film screening, and more!

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    Jun. 25
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jun. 25
    Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 25
    Saturday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 26
    Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 26
    Sunday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

  • educationpage-grouptours
    Jun. 27
    Monday 2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

    Orientation Tour

    Join one of our museum guides on a drop-in Orientation Tour where you will see, hear, and travel the world through music. Tours are subject to museum guide availability.

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    Jul. 06
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays
    Jul. 07
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 09
    Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience France

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends and Friends of MIM

    Join us for our fifth annual celebration of French music and culture! Enjoy live musical performances and hands-on activities, shop for French merchandise at the Museum Store, and indulge in a French-inspired menu in our café. Vive la France!

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    Jul. 09
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 09
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures

    $12 each or 3 for $30

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10. This session will focus on jazz and American sounds and participants will make drumpets.

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    Jul. 10
    Sunday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Experience France

    Included with paid museum admission; free for Circle of Friends and Friends of MIM

    Join us for our fifth annual celebration of French music and culture! Enjoy live musical performances and hands-on activities, shop for French merchandise at the Museum Store, and indulge in a French-inspired menu in our café. Vive la France!

  • education-mmm-wednesdays
    Jul. 13
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays
    Jul. 14
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 16
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 20
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 21
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 23
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 27
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 28
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 30
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Jul. 30
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

    Preview Day

    Free for educators

    Educators visit MIM to learn about its offerings for preschool- through 12th-grade groups! Enjoy a live musical performance highlighting MIM’s Artist Residency program, learn about school-tour options and MIM’s educator resources, find out about grant opportunities, and more!

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    Aug. 03
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Aug. 04
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Aug. 06
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Aug. 10
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Aug. 11
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Aug. 13
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Aug. 13
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures

    $12 each or 3 for $30

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10. This session will focus on Africa and participants will make sanzas.

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    Aug. 17
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Aug. 18
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays
    Aug. 20
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

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    Aug. 20
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Girl Scouts @ MIM: Be a Junior Museum Guide!

    Tickets: $42 per session (four classes)

    Join our Junior Museum Guide program for Arizona Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors! Participants will learn about cultures from around the world, participate in music making, and discover the wide world of music. Girls will train to lead tours while exploring MIM’s unique galleries and exhibits.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays2
    Aug. 24
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays2
    Aug. 25
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays
    Aug. 27
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession2
    Aug. 27
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: Build Early Skills Through Music

    Free for educators

    Music is a powerful tool to be harnessed at any age. Early childhood (from birth through age 8) educators will learn how to engage students in observation, discussion, and play through music.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession2
    Aug. 27
    Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: Create a Global Classroom

    Free for educators

    Educators will learn new, interactive ways to bring culture into the classroom! Engage students in grades 3–12 through writing and discussion and empower them to use information from a variety of sources (primary and secondary) found in the museum’s collections.

  • education-juniormuseumguide
    Aug. 27
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Girl Scouts @ MIM: Be a Junior Museum Guide!

    Tickets: $42 per session (four classes)

    Join our Junior Museum Guide program for Arizona Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors! Participants will learn about cultures from around the world, participate in music making, and discover the wide world of music. Girls will train to lead tours while exploring MIM’s unique galleries and exhibits.

  • education-museumguide
    Aug. 29

    Are you interested in learning more about MIM’s collections? Wouldn’t you love to share your knowledge and enthusiasm with others? MIM seeks passionate lifelong learners to be volunteer museum guides and provide guided tours for scheduled school, youth, and adult groups.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays2
    Aug. 31
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays
    Sep. 01
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays2
    Sep. 03
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-juniormuseumguide
    Sep. 03
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Girl Scouts @ MIM: Be a Junior Museum Guide!

    Tickets: $42 per session (four classes)

    Join our Junior Museum Guide program for Arizona Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors! Participants will learn about cultures from around the world, participate in music making, and discover the wide world of music. Girls will train to lead tours while exploring MIM’s unique galleries and exhibits.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays
    Sep. 07
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays
    Sep. 08
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays2
    Sep. 10
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-musicaladventures_africa
    Sep. 10
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures

    $12 each or 3 for $30

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10. This session will focus on Latin America and participants will make panpipes.

  • education-juniormuseumguide
    Sep. 10
    Saturday 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

    Girl Scouts @ MIM: Be a Junior Museum Guide!

    Tickets: $42 per session (four classes)

    Join our Junior Museum Guide program for Arizona Girl Scout Cadettes, Seniors, and Ambassadors! Participants will learn about cultures from around the world, participate in music making, and discover the wide world of music. Girls will train to lead tours while exploring MIM’s unique galleries and exhibits.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays
    Sep. 14
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays
    Sep. 15
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays2
    Sep. 17
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays
    Sep. 21
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays
    Sep. 22
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays2
    Sep. 24
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays2
    Oct. 05
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays2
    Oct. 06
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays
    Oct. 08
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-musicaladventures_africa
    Oct. 08
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures

    $12 each or 3 for $30

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10. This session focuses on Europe and participants will make adufe frame drums.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays2
    Oct. 12
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays2
    Oct. 13
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays
    Oct. 15
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession2
    Oct. 15
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: STEM + Music

    Free for educators

    Educators can explore the properties of sound, how different materials used in the construction of musical instruments contribute to their sound, and how these themes can be incorporated into programs for students in grades 3–8.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession2
    Oct. 15
    Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: Create a Global Classroom

    Free for educators

    Educators will learn new, interactive ways to bring culture into the classroom! Engage students in grades 3–12 through writing and discussion and empower them to use information from a variety of sources (primary and secondary) found in the museum’s collections.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays2
    Oct. 19
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays2
    Oct. 20
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays
    Oct. 22
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays2
    Oct. 26
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays2
    Oct. 27
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays
    Oct. 29
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays
    Nov. 02
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays
    Nov. 03
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays2
    Nov. 05
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays
    Nov. 09
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays
    Nov. 10
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays2
    Nov. 12
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-musicaladventures_africa
    Nov. 12
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures

    $12 each or 3 for $30

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10. This session will focus on Asia and participants will make spike lutes.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays
    Nov. 16
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-thursdays
    Nov. 17
    Thursday 11:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays2
    Nov. 19
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-wednesdays
    Nov. 23
    Wednesday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-mmm-saturdays2
    Nov. 26
    Saturday 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

    MIMkids Mini Music Makers

    $12 each or 4 for $40

    Introduce your child to the wide and wonderful world of music through MIM’s early childhood music and movement courses. Explore music from around the globe with your children while singing, dancing, and playing instruments. Designed for children and caregivers, each four-week session explores a new musical culture in engaging ways.

  • education-musicaladventures_africa
    Dec. 10
    Saturday 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

    MIMkids Musical Adventures

    $12 each or 3 for $30

    Pick up your MIMkids Passport and embark on a musical journey with MIMkids Musical Adventures, an educational program designed for kids aged 6–10. This session will focus on jazz and American sounds and participants will make spoons, washboards, and harmonicas.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession2
    Jan. 14
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: Build Early Skills Through Music

    Free for educators

    Music is a powerful tool to be harnessed at any age. Early childhood (from birth through age 8) educators will learn how to engage students in observation, discussion, and play through music.

  • education-professionaldevelopmentsession2
    Mar. 11
    Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

    Professional Development Session: STEM + Music

    Free for educators

    Educators can explore the properties of sound, how different materials used in the construction of musical instruments contribute to their sound, and how these themes can be incorporated into programs for students in grades 3–8.