Animals and art are what you will experience if you visit the Zoo on May 17th. The Zoo is partnering with Arts Every Day to showcase visual and preforming artwork created by students from 35 Baltimore City Public Schools. This family-friendly event will also feature make-and-take art tables, face painting, and an art tour. Student musical performances will begin at 10am at Waterfowl Pavilion. The visual art exhibition and art activities will take place in the Meeting Barn and Giraffe House from 11am-1pm.
About Arts Every Day:
Founded in 2006, the mission of Arts Every Day is to strengthen learning by making arts education and cultural experiences an integralpart of the education of all Baltimore City Public Schools students. Arts Every Day began as part of a seven-city initiative by the Ford Foundation to increase the presence of the arts in school districts that primarily serve low-income students. Arts Every Day currently partners with 35 Baltimore City Public Schools reaching an estimated 16,400 students and 1,200 educators.