Things to do around the Main Line and western suburbs

For a curated selection of this month's best events, click here

To submit an event to our community calendar, click here. It is free to submit an event, but you will be asked to create an account first. 

Sip and Sketch in the Museum with artist Meg Lemieur


Nov 20, 2019
05:30 PM until 07:30 PM


It’s easiest to draw animals when they’re holding still. The Wagner's immobile menagerie includes rapt raptors, flamboyantly feathered ducks, mice in various poses, hedgehogs and wild hogs, and monkeys and (skeleton) men.

Meg Lemieur explores issues of justice and the relationship between nature and the human impact in her artwork. To start off the evening, a taxidermy red fox will be Meg’s model as she briefly demonstrates her process for drawing animals and gives tips for drawing animals. Then, choose a museum creature to draw! Refreshments and Meg’s advice will be available throughout the evening. Registration includes a special Liberty Gin cocktail. Basic drawing materials will be provided.

About the Artist:

Meg Lemieur has spent much of her life focusing on justice and the relationship between nature and the human footprint. She uses graphite and ink while adding bursts of color with watercolor, acrylics and a digital flair. Lemieur’s work asserts gentle humor and motivating messages through her compositions of diverse flora and fauna.


Tickets are $25, $15 for members.


View map Wagner Free Institute of Science
1700 W. Montgomery Avenue
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information


Wagner Free Institute of Science



Contact name

Coryn Wolk

Contact email



We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Business Listings

Edit Module