Community Outreach

Visitors of all ages are invited to come to the IMA on Community Days, when they can enjoy an array of special experiences including art making, film, performances, and tours.

IMA Community Days

Community Days will inspire everyone to make art an everyday experience! Check the calendar to see when the next Community Day is. Bring your family and ignite your IMAgination during this series of themed-based special events throughout the year.

Free general admission is offered the first Thursday of each month from 4-9 p.m.

Free Community Days include:
Spring Equinox - Saturday, March 21, 2015
National Museum Day - Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Summer Solstice - Saturday, June 20, 2015
Autumn Equinox - Saturday, September 19, 2015
National Garden Day - Saturday, October 3, 2015
Silent Night - Saturday, November 28, 2015
Winter Solstice - Thursday, December 17, 2015
Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration - Sunday, January 17, 2016

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Community Day: Autumn Equinox
Special Event
Saturday, September 19 / 2-5 pm
The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park: 100 Acres
National Garden Day
Special Event
Saturday, October 3 / 11 am-4 pm
Community Day: Silent Night
Special Event
Saturday, November 28 / 5-8 pm
Community Day: Winter Solstice
Special Event
Thursday, December 17 / 5:30-9 pm