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Saturday, May 27, 2:00 PM

Bookshelf Author Series with Jean Hegland
Jean Hegland is the author of Into the Forest, Windfalls, The Life Within, and Still Time. Into the Forest, the story of two sisters struggling to survive after the collapse of technological society, was adapted to the big screen. Directed by Patricia Rozema, the film stars Ellen Page (who also serves as co-producer) and Evan Rachel Wood. It premiered at the Toronto Film Festival in September, 2015, and is now featured on Netflix. Tickets are free with Museum admission and available on a first come, first serve basis at the Museum starting at 10:00 am on the day of the event.


Monday, May 29, 10:00 AM to Noon

Museum Mondays for Little Ones
Enjoy stories, arts and craft activities, and movement games on the last Monday of the month. Activities are designed for children ages 1 – 5 and their caregivers. Museum Mondays are held on the LAST Monday of every month from March – September and EVERY Monday from October – February.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum Admission applies.


Saturday, June 3, 11:00 am

How to Draw Peanuts
Learn to draw your favorite cartoon characters with cartoonist Robert Pope. Pope has worked for Peanuts, Batman, Bugs Bunny, Scooby-Doo, and many more. Pope will discuss his creative process and teach you how to draw some of your favorite characters!


Monday, June 5

Summer Classes Begin
Take classes in art, animation, cartooning, and even ice skating!


Saturday, June 10, 1:00 to 3:00 pm

Second Saturday Cartoonist: Jaimel Hemphill
Meet, watch and talk to cartoonist Jaimel Hemphill. Educated at The Academy of Art in San Francisco, Hemphill has applied his talent and unique style to his work writing and illustrating for the comics BlackJacks, Son-Lar, and Menhit the Mighty produced by NPC Comics.


Sunday, June 18

Father’s Day All Day
All fathers receive free Museum admission today!


Saturday, June 24, 2:00 pm

Bookshelf Author Series with Peter Coyote
Actor and writer Peter Coyote will read from and sign his new book, The Rainman’s Third Cure: An Irregular Education. Coyote has acted in over 120 films for some of the world’s most distinguished filmmakers, including Barry Levinson, Pedro Almodovar, and Steven Spielberg. He is an Emmy-Award winning narrator of over 170 documentary films, including Ken Burns, National Parks, Prohibition, The West, the Dust Bowl and the acclaimed The Roosevelts for which he received his second Emmy. Coyote’s memoir of the 1960’s counter-culture, Sleeping Where I Fall, received universally excellent reviews. His new book, The Rainman’s Third Cure: An Irregular Education, about mentors and the search for wisdom, was nominated for one of the top five books in Northern California in 2015.


Saturday, June 24, 5:00 to 9:00 pm

Kid’s Night at the Museum
Drop your kids off for after-hours fun at the Schulz Museum. Kids will have the Museum all to themselves for dinner, games, art, crafts, and cartooning. Advance reservations required. Cost: $32 per child for non-members; $25 for members. Discount of $5 off for siblings.


Monday, June 26, 10:00 am to Noon

Museum Mondays for Little Ones
Enjoy stories, movement games, arts and craft activities and a movie on the last Monday of the month. Activities are designed for children ages 1 – 5 and their caregivers. Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular Museum admission applies.


Saturday, July 8, 1:00 – 3:00 pm

Second Saturday Cartoonist: Matt Gaser
Meet, watch, and talk to Matt Gaser, a Spectrum award winning Freelance illustrator/ visual development artist. Gaser has worked on Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated series, Green Lantern: the animated series, and recently The Angry Birds Movie, among other projects. He’s also published a new book about his personal work and stories called Fantastical: The Art of Matt Gaser.


Saturday, July 15

Live Storytelling with Joe Wos
Meet cartoonist and storyteller Joe Wos who will perform live stories for A-Maze-Ing Tales with Joe Wos throughout the day. Wos will also share and sign his new book A-Maze-Ing Animals: 50 Mazes for Kids.


Monday, July 31, 10:00 am – Noon

Museum Mondays for Little Ones
Enjoy stories, arts and craft activities, and movement games on the last Monday of the month. Activities are designed for children ages 1 – 5 and their caregivers. Museum Mondays are held on the LAST Monday of every month from March – September and EVERY Monday from October – February.
Cost: $5 per child. Up to 2 adults per child are free before 11:00 am. After 11:00 am, regular museum admission applies.