COVID-19: Program and Event Updates

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

To keep our visitors and participants as up-to-date as possible on our programs and events, you can check back to this blog post for any changes. The Imperial Centre staff hopes everyone stays safe and courteous during this difficult time.

Children’s Museum and Science Center

  • Currently open for normal operating hours. Admission fees still apply.
  • Not scheduling new birthday parties at this time.
  • Puppet shows are cancelled through the end of March.

Cummins Planetarium

  • Planetarium schedule will continue as usual during CMSC hours of operation.

Arts Center Galleries

  • Currently open for normal operating hours.
  • April 4th Speak Easy with the Youth (hosted by AKA) is canceled and will be rescheduled.
  • April 8th Senior Lunch (hosted by AKA) is canceled and will be rescheduled.
  • JAS Artist’s may still hand deliver artwork during normal operating hours.
  • Black Light Project Banner Installation and Unveiling Events are TBD.

Community Theatre

Art Education

  • Yoga in the Galleries will not be meeting onsite until further notice. Robin Sellers, our yoga instructor, will offer virtual yoga classes on Monday and Wednesday nights at 8:00 pm until she is able to return to the Yoga in the Gallery. She will give priority access to her current yoga students. Email her at
  • Open Clay Studio is canceled until further notice.
  • Mommy + Me is canceled until further notice.
  • Wheel Throwing March 17-April 16 is canceled.
  • Mini Sessions: Printmaking March 23-April 16 is canceled.
  • Handbuilding March 25-May 18 is canceled.
  • Talk and Draw March 26 is canceled.
  • Family Arts April 5 is canceled.
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