November 14, 2017

Camden Park Presents Holiday Open House at Huntington Museum of Art on Dec. 3, 2017

The Huntington Museum of Art offers its annual gift to the community when Camden Park Presents Holiday Open House on Sunday, December 3, 2017, from 1 to 4 p.m. at HMA. Admission is free, but visitors are encouraged to bring nonperishable food to benefit the Facing Hunger Foodbank and warm clothes for the Cridlin Food and Clothing Pantry.

Holiday Open House features the Art on a Limb exhibit of trees, which is presented by Camden Park. The exhibit, which is on view from Nov. 21, 2017, through Jan. 7, 2018, consists of trees with hand-painted palettes and ornaments created by local artists. Holiday Open House includes a visit from Santa; children’s art activities; entertainment; and refreshments.

Here is the entertainment schedule: Tri-State Youth Orchestra performs at 1 p.m.; Huntington Dance Theatre presents excerpts from "The Nutcracker" at 1:30 p.m.; Cabell Midland Collegium Musicum performs at 2 p.m.; Santa Claus arrives at 2:15 p.m.; Sixteenth Street Baptist Choir performs at 2:30 p.m.; B'Nai Sholom Choir performs at 3 p.m.; and Wayne Elementary Honor Choir performs at 3:30 p.m.

The Museum Shop will be open from noon to 5 p.m. Children’s art activities will take place in the Education Gallery from 1 to 4 p.m. Author and longtime HMA docent Suzanne Alexander will be on hand to sign copies of her new book titled “Through Children’s Eyes: Exploring the Huntington Museum of Art” (published by Headline Books).

HMA’s docents and volunteers are in charge of refreshments.

For more information, visit www.hmoa.org or call (304) 529-2701. The Huntington Museum of Art is fully accessible.

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