DISCOVER LAUMEIER FESTIVAL
Discover, or rediscover, Laumeier through an interactive day for all ages! Enjoy an afternoon of music, storytelling and fantastic food as you picnic in the shade, stroll among the sculptures and explore the wonders of nature. Uncover the Park’s rich history and come to know it in the present through fun activities designed to inspire. Viewdemonstrations by local artists or roll up your sleeves and create your own masterpiece in the art workshop areas. Try your hand at games, activities and trivia that lead you on a scavenger hunt through Laumeier’s unique landscape.
Sunday, September 8 NOON – 5PM
Bring your picnic and join Laumeier’s Friends & Neighbors for dinner at the Park. Learn about the history of the neighborhood, play games on the lawn and enter the Best Picnic Spread competition to win a prize for the most creative picnic in the park.
Sunday, September 8, 3 – 5PM; Museum Outdoor Galleries
films4peace LIVE SCREENING
Celebrate World Peace Day at Laumeier! A live screening of new short films commissioned by PUMAPeace, created by today’s most innovative artists visually interpreting the subject of peace.
Saturday, September 21, NOON – 5PM; Indoor Galleries
COCKTAILS & CONVERSATION
HOW’D THEY DO THAT?
Ever wonder how artists make the huge sculptures they create? Or how Laumeier takes care of the
artwork once its in the Park? Tour highlights of the Collection with Chief Preparator Nick Lang and
Curator of Interpretation Clara Collins-Coleman to learn more about artists’ materials and artwork
installation, maintenance and conservation. Refreshments will be served following the tour. Registration
is requested by calling 314-615-5267.
Thursday, September 19 5:30PM — 7PM Museum Terrace
All events are free unless otherwise noted. Events, dates and times subject to change.
Download a Laumeier Calendar (PDF) or visit www.artszipper.com for the Regional Arts Commission's Hot Calendar for Cool Culture