Art, Museum, UP Vargas Museum, Workshop

Summer Workshop for Junior Museum Guides 5

5-8, 12-15 & 17 May, 1:00 – 5:00 PM
The Edge Gallery
UP Vargas Museum


In celebration of the 18 May International Museum Day, with its theme Museums and Tourism, the UP Vargas Museum will hold its annual Summer Workshop for Junior Museum Guides for the fifth time. Dubbed as the JMG5, the workshop is open to kids aged 10-14 years old and will run from 5-8 and 12-15 May 2009 (Tuesday to Friday), 1:00 to 5:00 PM. Participants will be introduced to basic museum activities such as guiding museum visitors, preparing, and mounting exhibitions. The course also includes basic workshops on drawing, pottery and printmaking to provide our young participants experience on actual art production. The graduation and culminating activity will be held on 17 May 2009.

Registration fee is PhP 3,000 including workshop kits, materials and merienda. Deadline of registration is on or before May 2, 2009. For inquiries, workshop program, reservation and registration, please contact Louise or Susie at 928-1927 (direct line), 981-8500 local 4024 (UP trunk line), 929-19-25 (fax), 0929-8567909 (mobile), or send an e-mail to You may also visit the Museum’s official website at for more information.


About Jorge B. Vargas Museum

It aims to preserve its collection donated by Jorge B. Vargas and conducts research, exhibitions, publications, and educational programs. The Vargas Museum and Filipiniana Research Center houses a museum, archives, and library devoted to the Philippine history, art, and culture from the late 19th century until the post-war era. Its main beneficiaries are students, faculty, researchers and scholars of the Philippines and Asia.


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