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    Family Art Studio

    Regular schedule: Every Saturday and Sunday
    Special winter schedule: Tuesday–Sunday, December 10, 2015–January 10, 2016

    By popular demand, the Family Art Studio is now open every weekend throughout the year and Tuesday through Sunday during school breaks! Enjoy one-of-a-kind art projects themed around Skirball exhibitions. Reinforcing the values of collaboration, community, and caring for the world around us, projects will ignite the imaginations of your family members, whether they are 2 or 102!

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    Dig It!

    Saturdays and Sundays, except December 13

    Calling all aspiring archaeologists to the Skirball’s dig site! With the help of the archaeological staff in an outdoor field laboratory, discover what we have in common with people who lived centuries ago.

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  • Hanukkah Family Festival

    Hanukkah Family Festival

    Sunday, December 13, 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

    $10 General; $7 Seniors and Full-Time Students; FREE to Members and Children under 12

    The light of hope, courage, and perseverance that burns in each of us makes it possible to achieve amazing things together. At this year’s Hanukkah Family Festival, celebrate with music, dance, art making, storytelling, and a host of other family-friendly activities that explore this theme and more. Families of all backgrounds welcome! Music and Dance

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    Skirball Playdate: Celebrating “Me” and “We”

    Sunday, December 20, 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

    $15 General; $10 Family Members and above

    During this interactive morning workshop, children explore games, stories, and art that focus on how one person makes a whole even better!

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    Charlotte’s Web

    Saturday, December 26, 1:00 p.m.

    Based on the beloved children’s book by E. B. White, this film recounts the friendship that develops between Wilbur, a loveable pig, and Charlotte, a kind and industrious spider who will go to great lengths to protect those dear to her.

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    My Neighbor Totoro

    Sunday, December 27, 1:00 p.m.

    Written and directed by acclaimed Japanese filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki, this fantasy film tells the story of two young girls, Satsuki and Mei, and their amazing adventures with friendly wood spirits.

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