Scavenger hunt - training and agility demos - "Big Dog Time" - art project, and more!
Bring sack lunch;
Museum provides drink and dessert.
$50 per child. Space limitied - Register early!
Parking for the museum is FREE!
Remember: Do not leave valuables in your car and be sure to lock your vehicle when visiting the Museum.
Service Dogs & Therapy Dogs
Sunday, July 10
1:30pm to 4:00pm
presented by Liz Johnston
St. Louis Hugg Service Dogs
St. Louis Dogs that Care for Therapy Dogs DEMONSTRATIONS WILL BE GIVEN BY THE SERVICE DOGS AND THERAPY DOGS
FITNESS WITH FIDO:
Six weeks of fitness classes designed for you and your DOG, where you'll always have a workout partner.
Starting Thursday, May 19th through June 23rd.
Time: 11am to 12pm, held
here at the Dog Museum.
or sign up online at: www.fitnesswithfido.fit/classes
Kim, owner and instructor of FITNESS WITH FIDO with her Standard Poodle, Oscar.
ARTIST REGISTRY DEMO DAYS this summer! Come see these artists create their work.
See scheduled Saturdays below:
11:30am to 2:30pm
The Demo Days are included with your price of museum admission.
Oil/acrylic Felicia Whalen
Charcoal Victoria Szulc
Colored pencil Susan Wehrman
Watercolor Deanna Nash
Pastel Victoria Szulc
Pastel Deanna Nash
Digital Illustrat. Jennifer Stolzer
Clay modeling Carol Eder
Color pencil Peg McClure
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES Have fun learning how to give guided tours or be a Gallery Attendant in our Volunteer Docent Program! Great opportunity for outgoing individuals to speak with museum visitors about our canine art collection and museum activities. Training provided; must be at least 18 years of age.
For an interview, call Susan: 314-821-3647.
We are also seeking volunteers for promotional booths during weekend dog events both on and off-site. For an interview, call Diane: 314-821-3647.
HAVE YOUR SPECIAL EVENT HERE AT THE MUSEUM:
Click on "Facilities Rental" for more information or calland ask for Jan, 314-821-3647.
Outside Wedding Ceremony!
The Constellation Room comfortably holds 190 guests allowing space for a dance
P. Dupre Two Herding Dogs
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Mr. & Mrs. Alvin E. Maurer, Jr. estate
We pay homage this month to the Herding Dog by highlighting this serene portrait of two "collie types" resting in what appears to be a Scottish Highlands setting. This painting is currently on exhibit in our lower level War Dog Gallery.
In the Main Hall Gallery Diminutive Darlings: The Toy Group
Selections from the permanent collection in our Main Hallway Gallery.
Artist unknown Affenpinscher Lying on a Green Pillow
Oil on canvas
Gift of the Mr. and Mrs. Alvin E. Maurer, Jr. estate
Introducing The Human-Canine Relationship Exhibition Series:
Open April 14th thru August 7th, 2016 in the Sally Johnson Spillane Special Exhibit Gallery- Faces, Families, and Friends: Dog Photography of Lynn Terry
Ms. Terry's book, Tails From The Booth, and a 2016 calendar are currently on sale in our merchandise area of the Admissions Lobby.
For more information on Lynn Terry's photography, visit her website: www.lynnterry.com
Currently on loan from
Journey to Victory
by Karen Kaiser
This wall hanging, a collage of show ribbons, is on display in the Hall of Fame Gallery through October.
Artful Animals from Art Unleashed
Main Hall Gallery
Art work from a local arts agency class will be exhibited from April 29th through Sunday, July 17th.
Come see our
Reuben Ward Binks wall!
This exhibit honors the collaboration between the artist and Mrs. Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge.
Reuben Ward Binks (1880-1950) Our Cocker Friends
Breed: English Cocker Spaniel
Etching and aquatint
Gift of Jay and Mary Remer
On Loan from Harry Weber The Foxhunter (detail)
View the entire sculpture in the Museum's Main Hall Gallery.
We have revamped our lower level Cam Lyman gallery!
In addition to several new acquisitions, this space highlights paintings and objects from the permanent collection including works that have not been displayed in many years.Click on "Learn More" for additional information.
This life-size painting remains on exhibit in the SJS Special Exhibit Gallery:
Maud Earl Portrait of a Lady with Two Dogs
Oil on canvas
Gift of Mrs. Marjorie Raike
Dogs in Porcelain Sculpture exhibit
Click on "Learn More" for
Royal Doulton porcelain
Designer Frederick Daws Ch. Ashstead Applause
Gift of the Glen Twiford estate
NEW GIFTS TO THE COLLECTION:
Gifted by the Sue Cone estate
Karen L. Allen Ch. Katmai Abigail Adams, "Abby"
Breed: Chesapeake Bay Retriever
Gifted by Terry d. Chacon
Terry d. Chacon Final Cut
Oil on canvas
Gifted by Miriam C. Barnhart "Granny Mim"
Diane Ayres Four Bichons
Ch. Fran-Dor's Chantilly
Ch. Miri-Cal's Merry Music Maker
Ch. Miri-Cal's All That Jazz
Ch. Miri-Cal's Shennigans
Gifted by the Marie D. Toppi estate
Oresto J. Toppi Airedale Terrier Ch. Blackheath Geisha Girl
Gifted by Regina Belmonte
Peter Belmont Three Afghan Hounds
Acrylic on board
Gifted by Kathleen N. Peters
Maud Earl Four By Honours
Click on "Learn More" for additional gifts to the collection.