Featured Event

Bryant Terry in Conversation with Dr. Taryn Jordan

Join chef, food justice activist, artist, critically acclaimed author, and community builder Bryant Terry for a conversation with Taryn D. Jordan, professor of women’s studies at Colgate University, about food inequality, Black food, and history. ... more >

Art Break: Wall Drawing #559 by Sol LeWitt

Each Thursday, join us to spend time with a work of art on view in the Colby Museum’s gallery spaces. This week, Jillian Impastato, Mirken Coordinator of Campus and Community Collaboration, will facilitate a conversation... more >

Arts in Bloom Seed Packet Giveaway

Visit the Colby Museum’s Joan Dignam Schmaltz Gallery of Art at the Paul J. Schupf Art Center in downtown Waterville to pick up a free seed packet, ready for planting in the spring and summer... more >

Arts in Bloom Weekend

Join the Colby Museum and other community partners in Waterville for our annual Arts in Bloom celebration. Explore your creativity with free programs scheduled throughout the weekend of May 5–7. This seasonal event is the perfect way to... more >

2023 Senior Exhibition Opening Reception

Join us to celebrate the opening of our 2023 Senior Exhibition featuring works by graduating Colby studio art majors. This annual exhibition offers students the opportunity to exhibit their work and participate in the museum’s... more >

Saturday Art Adventures: Art + Cart

Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to stop by our Art + Cart for an exploration of the painting The Iceberg by Frederic Edwin Church. Our April activity uses the artwork to explore... more >

Thursday Art Party with Colby Museum Student Board

Join us for an evening at the museum, presented by the Colby Museum Student Board! Decorate water bottles with stickers and create friendship bracelets, inspired by imagery and themes found in current Colby Museum exhibitions.... more >