November First Friday • Extended Hours

Join the Fredericksburg Area Museum (FAM) for First Friday on November 1st from 5 – 8 PM. Highlighting the FAM’s exhibit People & Their Pets, local artist Sonja Petersen Cantu will lead a hands-on painting class entitled Paint a Pet.  Beginning at 5:30, participants in this 90-minute class will paint one of the Fredericksburg SPCA’s rescue animals featured in the exhibit. This art class is FREE and open to the public. Due to limited spots, RSVP is required. Please contact Theresa Cramer at or 540-371-3037 x 138 to RSVP.


The People and Their Pets exhibition is generously sponsored by The Fredericksburg SPCA, Off Leash K9 Training, The Brooke Miller Pineapple Fund, Fredericksburg Rappahannock Chapter Izaak Walton League of America. Inc, Sonja Petersen Cantu, and Lisa Hourin.


FAM’s First Friday series includes extended hours and engaging programs to the public every month.  As always, these recurring programs are FREE and open to the public, all ages are welcome! FAM’s First Fridays are generously sponsored by Joan Diaz-Mendez, Realtor Associate. For more information on this event, or for additional programming information, please contact the FAM at 540-371-3037.