Calendar of Museum Events
Wednesdays, February 18-May 6, 2015
10:00am - Noon
Calling all preschoolers, toddlers and their grown ups!!! Come to the Fullerton Museum Center to enjoy docent-led games, stories, puzzles and crafts in the gallery.
Heroes & Villains: The Comic Book Art of Alex Ross
Open to the public through May 10, 2015
Enjoy an evening filled with great food, live music, a curator's talk, discounts on memberships and more!
This exhibition is the first to celebrating the artwork of Alex Ross and will include drawings, paintings, and sculpture spanning the career of this groundbreaking artist. Click here for more information.
Upcoming Exhibit Programs
The Fine Art of Comic Books
Lecture by Don Lagerberg. Emeritus professor of Art at Cal State Fullerton
Saturday, March 21 at 2:00pm
Free with regular Museum admission
Professor Don Lagerberg, illustrator and noted comic book scholar, will discuss the place of comptemporary comic book art in the wider perspective of art history.
Comic Hero University Presents: Superhero Film Series
Friday Nights at 7:30pm
April 17: Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
April 24: Superman (1978)
May 8: The New Original Wonder Woman (1975)
Bring your lawn chairs and picnic dinners out the the plaza for some classic superhero movies! Admission is free.
Full Moon Haunted Fullerton Walking Tours
$18 general/$15 for Museum members
5:00-6:00pm-Paranormal Open House with North Orange County Paranormal Society
Thursday, March 5
Saturday, April 4
Monday, May 4
Tuesday, June 2
See downtown Fullerton's most haunted locations on this special Full Moon Haunted Tour series. Find out where ghosts have been sighted, and learn the real life stories behind the hauntings. Call the Museum today to register! (714)738-6545
Imagination Celebration Family Day
Saturday, May 9
Noon to 4:00pm
Celebrate the closing weekend of Heroes and Villains with an imagination rich day of family activities. Enjoy a comic book workshop for kids with artist Glynnes Pruett from Comic Book Hideout!
Fullerton Sunrise Rotary Hoedown Fundraiser
Saturday, May 15
$65 per person
The Fullerton Museum Center teams up with All the Arts for All the Kids Foundation and The Fullerton Sunrise Rotary for the annual Hoedown Fundraiser. Includes food, host bar, silent and live auction, live music and more. All proceeds go towards the Fullerton Museum Center, All the Arts for All the Kids and other Fullerton Sunrise Rotary charities.
Spring into Music Camp
$90 per student/$80 for museum members
This one week beginner's guitar class will include guitar instruction, music games, visits to the Leo Fender Gallery and more.
Wednesday Art Studio
$50 general admission/$45 for Museum members
Session A: Jan 7, 14, 21, 28
Session B: Feb. 4, 11, 18, 25
Session C: March 4, 11, 18, April 1
Session D: April 8, 15, 22, 29
Art through history: explore ancient cultures and faraway places through art! sign up today! Registration is avialable by calling the museum or online at www.fullertoneconnect.com
**At Beechwood Elementary School
For students in grades 3-5
Session A: January 12-February 2 (no class 1/19)-$60
Session B: February 23-April 13 (no class 3/9 & 3/23)-$120
Session C: April 20-May 11-$100
** At the Fullerton Museum Center
Session A: January 6-February 10
Session B: February 17-April 7
$120 per student for grades 5-9
In partnership with All the Arts for All the Kids, this special beginners guitar class is the perfect way to kickstart learning how to play the guitar.