Southern Utah Museum of Art

Family Programs

Create Playdate

SUMA and artsFUSION's Create Playdate program is for all preschool children (ages 3 to 5) and their parents. Each 45-minute creative playdate will begin with a story and end with hands-on creative activities in theatre, dance, music or visual art. Playdates are led by SUU students from the Beverley Taylor Sorenson College of Education and Human Development.

Create Playdates are free and start at 11:30 am.

Create Playdate Dates

  • Monday, October 16th,  11:30 am
  • Monday, October 30th, 11:30 am
  • Monday, November 13th, 11:30 am
  • Monday, November 27th, 11:30 am

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SUMA Family Arts Night Series (FANS)

SUMA and artsFUSION have teamed up to bring performing and visual arts to life for families in southern Utah. On select Monday nights, FANS will offer activities for parents, children and grandparents in our community to create together through visual arts, theatre and dance. Southern Utah University undergraduate students will create and teach these hands-on activities for everyone to enjoy.


  • Monday, October 16th, 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
  • Monday, October 30th, 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
  • Monday, November 6th, 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
  • Monday, November 13th, 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
  • Monday, November 21st, 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
  • Monday, November 27th, 6:00 pm-7:00 pm
  • Monday, December 4th, 6:00 pm-7:00 pm

No registration required – Space limited to 36 participants