Looking for something to do Mother's Day weekend in New Orleans? Come to ART JAM presented by KID smART: a FREE family-friendly birthday block party on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 2541 Bayou Rd.

KID smART is celebrating 20 years of artful learning in New Orleans public schools and we’re throwing a FREE, family-friendly birthday bash! Join us at ART JAM: a FREE block party on Saturday, May 11th from 11am-3pm at 2541 Bayou Road.

ART JAM activities will be led by KID smART teaching artists as well as the Louisiana Children’s Museum, New Orleans Museum of Art, Ogden Museum, Le Petit Theatre, Make Music NOLA, 826 NOLA and more. Enjoy musical performances by the Trombone Shorty Foundation and Rich Collins of Imagination Movers. The Community Book Center will feature storytime with local author Gina Allen and a poetry workshop with iCON. Don’t miss Drag Storytime with Laveau Contraire, a Le Petit performance, Mother’s Day art-making, and more inside Southern Rep. Cochon Butcher in partnership with the Link Stryjewski Foundation will be providing free food for children throughout the day.

KID smART ART JAM line-up includes the Trombone Shorty Foundation, Rich Collins of Imagination Movers, Drag Storytime, poetry and theatre workshops, art activities, and more!

Like you, children learn and understand in different ways. By supporting KID smART, you ensure that ALL children receive the dynamic and rigorous learning they need to reach their full potential.

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