Sensory Friendly Sunday July 2022
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Sensory Friendly Sunday July 2022

A young boy plays Skyline Mini Golf with the help of an adult.
Courtesy the Walker Art Center. Photo by Carina Lofgren.

Stop by the Mediatheque to watch a short film. The film will loop throughout the program between 8 and 11 am. Capacity is limited to 10 people at a time. This is a relaxed screening with sound reduced, appropriate for all ages. Visitors are free to come and go, move, and otherwise make themselves comfortable in the space. Please maintain 6 feet distance from people not in your group.

Battery Daddy by Jeon Seung-bae
Will the always dependable Battery Daddy save the day during an unexpected summer thunderstorm? 2021, Korea, animation in Korean with English subtitles and captions, 6 min.

Sensory note: This film contains lightning flashes and loud thunder sounds beginning 3 minutes into the story and lasting approximately 1 minute.

Now it’s your turn! Visit the Art Lab to create your own artwork. A new project is offered every month.

In July, join teaching artist Phoebe Mol in the Art Lab for a fun and simple weaving activity using recycled materials.

About the Artist
Phoebe Mol (she/they) is a teaching artist who draws, makes comics, and works with textiles. They are excited by accessible art spaces and nonlinear storytelling.

Skyline Mini Golf is partially accessible. All holes are playable from the perimeter, if guests are unable to step onto the holes.

Sensory note: The short film Battery Daddy contains lightning flashes and loud thunder sounds beginning 3 minutes into the story and lasting approximately 1 minute. The film is captioned.

For more information about accessibility or to request additional accommodations, call 612-375-7564 or email access@walkerart.org.

For more information about accessibility at the Walker, visit our Access page.

Masks are strongly encouraged inside the museum for all visitors ages 2 and older regardless of vaccination status. On Free First Saturdays and Sensory Friendly Sundays, we require visitors ages 2 and older to wear face masks inside the building to support the safety and comfort of families and attendees. To find out more about the Walker’s response to COVID-19, visit our COVID-19 guidelines page.

We will continue to share updates to the Walker’s response to COVID-19 as health guidelines evolve. If you have questions or require additional assistance, please email orders@walkerart.org or call 612-375-7600.

SENSORY FRIENDLY SUNDAY IS MADE POSSIBLE IN PART BY THE INSTITUTE OF MUSEUM AND LIBRARY SERVICES

  • Logo: Institute of Museum and Library Services

Additional support for this event provided by

  • Chase Bank Logo
  • Education and Public Programs are supported by the Hearst Foundation.