Art Museum of Eastern Idaho to host family day

The Art Museum of Eastern Idaho is hosting a free family day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Participants at family day will also get to help create a large sculpture in the main gallery.

The event, Young at Art, is highlighting the ARTworks education outreach program that the museum does with area schools.

The event will have art pieces from elementary and junior high school students in exhibits. The art pieces will be available in exhibits from Saturday through March 24.

The event also will showcase Congressman Mike Simpson’s 2018 Annual Congressional Art Competition.

Reporter Isabella Alves can be reached at 208-542-6711 or follow her on Twitter @IsabellaAlves96.