Special Events The IMA hosts ongoing and one-time special events throughout the museum. Check back often for a listing of upcoming special events. For more information on having your own special event at the IMA, please visit Facility Rentals. Upcoming Special Events Upcoming Special Events Yoga in the Galleries Special Event Saturdays / 10 - 11 am Meet in Efroymson Family Entrance Pavilion Public Ticket $13, Member Ticket $10 Special Event: A Closer Look Talk 2 pm on the first Saturday of each month; 2 pm on the third Tuesday of each month beginning in January 2014 Meet on Floor 2 at top of escalator. Free Thursday Night Book Club Special Event December 12, January 9 / 6:30 pm Meet at the Welcome Desk on Floor 1 Free IMA Community Day: Winter Solstice Special Event Thursday, December 19 / 5-8:30 pm IMA Grounds Free Music in the Galleries Performance Sunday, December 1 / 1-3 pm Pulliam Family Great Hall Free New Year's Eve at the IMA Special Event Tuesday, December 31 8 pm - Wednesday, January 1 1:00 am Pulliam Family Great Hall Kathy Rothkopf: Henri Matisse: Searching for the New Talk Sunday, January 5 / 2 pm The Toby Free Tell a Story on Stage with Story Pirates Special Event Saturday, January 11 / 2:30 pm The Toby Public Ticket $10, Member Ticket $7, Children 7 - 18 $5 Last Call: Matisse, Life in Color Special Event Saturday, January 11 8 pm - Sunday, January 12 12:00 am IMA Galleries Bonsai for Beginners Class Saturday, January 18 / 10-11:30 am Greenhouse Atrium Community Day: Martin Luther King Jr. Day — One and All Special Event Monday, January 20 / 11 am-4 pm Free The Emily N. Daniels Horticulture Symposium: Smaller Garden – Bigger Impact Talk Thursday, February 6, 2014 / 8 am - 4:30 pm The Toby Public Ticket $100, Member Ticket $95, Horticultural Society Ticket $90, Students $75 Teacher Gallery Practice: VTS Class Thursday, December 5 / 5-7 pm Meet on 2nd Floor by the Sol LeWitt Free The Essential Robert Indiana Member Preview Days Special Event Friday, February 14 / 11 am-5 pm Allen Whitehill Clowes Special Exhibition Gallery Free Beginning Propagation Class Saturday, February 15 / 10-11:30 am Greenhouse Atrium What Is Good Design? Talk Thursday, February 20 / 7 pm DeBoest Lecture Hall Free Story Time Family Activities Saturday, February 22 / 2-3 pm Meet at the Welcome Center on Floor 1 Free STEM to STEAM Program: Teacher Talks - Sharing Lesson Ideas Talk Thursday, February 27 / 4-5:30 pm Meet at the Welcome Desk on Floor 1 Public Ticket $8, Member Ticket $5 American Home Landscapes: A Talk by Denise Adams Talk Sunday, March 9 / 2 pm The Toby Free Related Join & Save Become an IMA member and enjoy savings on programs, including films, talks, performances, and more. Host Your Special Event Make your special event a masterpiece by hosting it at the IMA. Community Day Community Days offer an array of special experiences including art making, film, performances, and tours.