Orlando Museum of Art

Creative Connections

Creative Connections*

2015 Dates - Coming Soon  /  Sunday afternoon 12:00pm -1:30pm

Access Program for children with disabilities and special needs

Do you ever wish your child could experience a museum in a safe and comfortable environment? Would you like to see your child participating in a program that builds their self-esteem?

The Orlando Museum of Art (OMA) is proud to offer a program that connects students and adults with disabilities and special needs to art and the world around them. In an environment where there are no wrong questions or answers, the Creative Connections program will engage your child’s imagination.

Creative Connections is a program that the whole family can participate in and enjoy. Designed with the help of an Advisory Council, this program is offered for students ages 7-22.

program description
Tour and sketching in the galleries: 30-40 minutes
Studio Fun: 45 minutes

Casual, comfortable clothing, sweaters or light
jackets recommended

Free parking, close to OMA entrance

The OMA is fully accessible

This program requires advance registration; please call 407 896 4231 x262 to register. Each program has limited attendance.

FREE, sponsored by Lockheed Martin

OMA Creative Connections Advisory Council
Melixa Carbonell, Director of Special Events, Easter Seals Florida
Sharon Hackett, Former Special Education Teacher, OCPS
Kathy Harding, Principal, Morningstar School
Christa Lublin, CARD Board Member
Marilee Emerson, www.astexhibits.com
Chad Nye, PhD, CARD
Gail Ridgeway, Disabilities Services Coordinator, Rollins College

Click here to download an example of a Creative Connections lesson plan

Click here to view a video about the Orlando Museum of Art's Access Programs

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  • Youth and Family