This weekend’s Second Sunday at Newark Museum will focus on the art of mindfulness
by Brick City Live | June 9, 2017
Second Sunday at Newark Museum will kick off the summer season with creative mindfulness experiences and an emphasis on focus, relaxation and living in the moment during its Second Sunday program on June 11 from noon to 5 pm.
Activities will include a breakdance-meets-yoga performance, acupuncture provided by Jersey Community Acupuncture, hydrating face sprays with CraftJam, the creation of a “healing quit” with teaching artist Paulette Thomas, and a presentation on mindfulness with Khangser Rinpoche.
There will also be a discussion about the conservation and consecration of Tibetan-Buddhist art at the annual Kevin Shanley Annual Tibetan Art Lecture.
The Second Sunday program will also include:
NJPAC Wells Fargo Jazz for Teens Ensemble
Newark Museum through the Eyes of Gallery Aferro Artists tour
MakerSPACE drop-in activity: Mindless ArtBots
Hands-on Creative Play and family gallery workshops
A teen-led gallery tour
Planetarium screenings (additional fee)
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