Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Public Programs & Special Events

UPCOMING:                  

Discovery Days (Ages 3 – 10)
Third Wednesday of the Month
Arts Walk Riverside Arts Walk (Youth-Adult)
First Thursday of the Month
First Sundays  First Sundays Family Day (Family/Children)
First Sunday of Every Month from Oct 5 - May 3
R' Stories Oral History Project
April 11 and May 31, 2015 | Riverside Metropolitan Museum
Children's Tea Party and Etiquette Presentation (Children)
April 25, 2015 | Heritage House
Inaugural Riverside Insect Fair (All Ages)
April 18, 2015 | Downtown Riverside
Dalip Sing Saund Documentary & Fundraiser for Harada House
April 25, 2015 | The Box | 7 pm

Hawaiian Hula Peformance by Oceania Dance & Paper Leis
May 16, 2015 | Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Design by Nature
May 16, 2015 | Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Spring Ranchería Gallery Talk
June 7, 2015 | Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Tule Dolls and Doll Cradleboard Workshop
June 14, 2015 | Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Ice Cream Social 
June 28, 2015 | Heritage House


What's Happening By Month

March 2015
1 Elevator/Second Floor/Nature Lab Reopen to the Public
1 First Sundays 1:00-4:00 pm- Captain Carl & His Live Sea Animals/UCR’s Evolution, Ecology, & Organismal Biology
4 RMA Lecture Series
5 Arts Walk 6:00-9:00 pm- I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Opening
6 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
7 Riverside’s Korea Town Presentation by Hannah Brown 2 – 3:30 pm
7 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm

10 RMM Board Meeting 4:00-5:00pm
11 RMA Trip: Balboa Park San Diego Nat History Museum - Tour Coast to Cactus
12 RMA Board Meeting 4:00-5:00pm
13- I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
14 Second Saturdays at Ameal Moore Nature Center (400 Central Ave) 11 – 2 pm
14 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
15 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
17 Heritage House Docent Meeting (Heritage House) 9:30-11:30am
18 Discovery Days 1:30-4:30- Chuckwalla
20 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
21 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
22 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
27 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
28  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
29  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm




April 2015
1 RMA Lecture Series
2 Arts Walk 6:00-9:00 pm- Round Reed Basket Weaving
3 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
4  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm

5  MUSEUM CLOSED - HOLIDAY
5 First Sundays 1:00-4:00 pm- NO PROGRAMMING - HOLIDAY
8 RMA Trip: Pasadena - tour Pacific Asia Museum and Museum of CA Art
9 RMA Board Meeting 4:00-5:00pm
10- I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
11 Second Saturdays at Ameal Moore Nature Center (400 Central Ave) 11 – 2 pm
11  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
11 –R’ Stories Oral History Project (How to Share Your Story) 1 – 4 pm
12  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
14 RMM Board Meeting 4:00-5:00pm
15 Discovery Days 1:30-4:30- Native Plant Uses
17 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
18 Inaugural UCR Riverside Insect Fair 10 – 5 pm Downtown Riverside
18  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
19  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm

21 Heritage House Docent Meeting (Heritage House) 9:30-11:30am
24 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
25  Children’s Tea and Etiquette Presentation at Heritage House 2 - 3:30 pm
25 “Dalip Singh Saund His Life, His Legacy” Documentary Screening &
Fundraiser for the National Historic Landmark Harada House 7 pm at the Box, $25

25 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
26 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm


May 2015
1 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
2  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm

3 First Sundays 1:00-4:00 pm- Japanese Children’s Day (Last Event of the Season)
3  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
6 RMA Lecture Series
7 Arts Walk 6:00-9:00 pm- Aztec Dance Celebrating Cinco de Mayo
8  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
9 Second Saturdays at Ameal Moore Nature Center (400 Central Ave) 11 – 2 pm
9  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
10  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm

12 RMM Board Meeting 4:00-5:00pm
13 RMA Trip
14 RMA Board Meeting 4:00-5:00pm

15  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
16 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
16 Design by Nature  with UCR Bourns College of Engineering 1 - 4 pm
16 Hawaiian Hula Dance Performance and Paper Lei Activity 1:30 – 3:00
17  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm

19 Heritage House Docent Meeting (Heritage House) 9:30-11:30am
20 Discovery Days 1:30-4:30- Show Your Support (Exoskeletons)
22  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
23  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
24 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
29  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
30  I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
31 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Open, 2nd Floor 12 – 4 pm
 I Want the Wide American Earth Exhibit Closes
31 – R’ Stories Oral History Project (Final Project Presentation) 1 – 3 pm

June 2015
3 RMA Lecture Series
4 Arts Walk 6:00-9:00 pm
7 Gallery Talk: Spring Rancheria Presentation 2 – 3:30 pm

9 RMM Board Meeting 4:00-5:00pm
10 RMA Trip
11 RMA Board Meeting 4:00-5:00pm

14 Tule Dolls and Cradleboards American Indian Workshop 2 - 4 pm
16 Heritage House Docent Meeting (Heritage House) 9:30-11:30am
17 Discovery Days 1:30-4:30
28 Heritage House Ice Cream Social 12:00-4:00 pm



 

 
Annual Special Events

Victorian Christmas Open House at Heritage House (December 2015)

An Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social  at Heritage House (June 28, 2015)

Chinese Moon Festival at Heritage House (September 27, 2015)


Quick Links
Stay Connected
Main Museum
Address:
3580 Mission Inn Avenue
Riverside, CA 92501

Phone: (951) 826-5273

Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday - Friday* 9am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 5pm
*Open 9am – 9pm on the First Thursday of the Month for Arts Walk
Closed Major Holidays
Heritage House
Address:
8193 Magnolia Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504

Hours
Open Sept (1st weekend after labor day) to June.
Monday - Thursday Closed
Friday - Sunday Noon - 3:30pm
Closed Major Holidays
Harada House
Not Open to the Public
raincross orange footer
City of Riverside Logo 30x30 City of Riverside  |  Explore Riverside  |  At Home in Riverside  |  Seizing Our Destiny
Stop the Hacker
Copyright © 2014 City of Riverside | Accessibility Policy | Website Disclaimer | Privacy Policy
Facebook: Like the City of Riverside LinkedIn Twitter YouTube: Subscribe to the City of Riverside RSS: Stay up-to-date with the latest news from the City of Riverside GovDelivery: Receive email alerts from the City of Riverside GTV: City of Riverside's television channel Outlook E-News
Printed from: http://riversideca.gov/museum/programsandevents.asp