February 22, March 1, 8, 15, April 5, 12, 26 and May 3
Grades: 4-8 | 10:30 – 11:30am
In this class we will explore a variety of subject matter- an artist study, a still life, designing our own pictures/scenes, etc. It’s all about learning the basics of design while becoming masters at watercolour. For this class students supply their own watercolour paint palettes and brushes –a supply list will be provided. Any skill level is welcome.Register Here
Please give us 3 weeks advance notice to book a field trip.
Fill out a Field Trip Request Form and we will contact you to confirm the date and details of your visit.
Use our printable resources to prepare your students or group for a visit to The ReachFAQ
Tour & Try based on Current Exhibitions
Tues – Fri | Beginning at 10:30 am
Tour – $3/child | Tour & Try – $5/child
Contemporary Art field trips focus on visual literacy skills. Field trips are designed to make connections to the new BC Curriculum. Educators can book a one-hour, docent-led tour ($3 per child) or a two-hour, Tour & Try ($5 per child).
Tues – Fri | Beginning at 10:30am Tour – $3/child | Tour & Try – $5/child Local Heritage field trips take place in the Voices of the Valley exhibition. The exhibition includes the history of First Nations, Survey and Settlement, Forestry, Brickmaking, Sumas Drainage, Agriculture, Transportation and Economy in Abbotsford. Educators can book a one-hour, docent-led tour ($3 per child) or a two-hour, Tour & Try ($5 per child). The Tour & Try includes a hands-on activity for students that gives them a chance to reflect on their museum experience. Fill out a Field Trip Request Form and we will contact you to confirm the date and details of your visit.
If you plan to participate in this year’s Regional Heritage Fair, please complete the attached School Participation Form and submit it to the Heritage Fair Coordinator, Kris Foulds, by January 18th, 2019. Schools participating should plan to hold their school fair before March 31st to select students to participate at the Regional level. Why you should get involved The BC Heritage Fairs Society provides resources to assist you: BC HERITAGE FAIRS SOCIETY