Today’s hours: 1 - 4:30pm
always free admission


Coffee with a Curator

When: November 19, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us for a cup of coffee and insightful/delightful discussions about museum collections, objects and those who collect them. During this session, museum staff will be presenting ancient glass and the concept of glass, as[…]

Read More

Mosaic Tea Light

When: Thursday, November 21, 2019 @ 5:30-8:30

Spots Available: 14
Registration Cut-off Date: Monday, November 18, 2019

Using glass, a glass tea light votive, and grout, make your very own mosaic tea light. We’ll be using mostly transparent colors (see through) so your design will light up the room when you use[...]

Read More

Iridized Glass Tray

When: Saturday, November 23, 2019 @ 10am - 1pm

Spots Available: 4
Registration Cut-off Date: Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Serve your favorite holiday treats on a dish you've made. Learn the basics of plate making, design and fusing while making a tray perfect for serving bread, crackers or treats. Tips and tricks for working with[...]

Read More

Survey Glass Class

When: Thursday, December 5, 2019 @ 5:30-8:30 pm

Spots Available: 8
Registration Cut-off Date: Monday, December 2, 2019

Sample both flame working and fusing in our survey class. Learn how to make beads on the torches and the learn how to make a fused and slumped glass platter.  Instructors: Beth Wenger-Johnstone and Sara Rezin[...]

Read More

Holiday Open House – Art Activity Day – Make a Tree Ornament

When: Saturday, December 7, 2019 @ 10am - 3pm

Make your own glass ornament for the holidays. Create a tree ornament to hang on the tree . This is a great handmade gift idea for grandparents, relatives and special friends that won't fade over[...]

Read More

Girl or Cub Scout Tour with Activity – Dec 2019

When: Tuesday, December 10, 2019 @ 4:30-6pm

Spots Available: 11
Registration Cut-off Date: Thursday, December 5, 2019

Discover the art of glass at Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass when you tour the museum and create a fused glass sun catcher.  Tiger Elective Adventure: Stories in Shapes Visit an art gallery or museum. Look closely at[...]

Read More

SPARK! December ’19

When: December 10, 2019 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

SPARK! is a cultural program for people with early- to mid-stage memory loss and their  care partners. SPARK! programs welcome care partners to stay actively engaged in their communities while joining peers to experience art, culture[…]

Read More

Curved Glass Art

When: Thursday, December 12, 2019 @ 5:30-8:30

Spots Available: 2
Registration Cut-off Date: Monday, December 9, 2019

You will create a free-standing curved glass piece. It is a perfect piece of art to use as a candle stand or sun catcher. All experience levels welcome. Sara Rezin, Instructor

Read More

Mosaic Coaster

When: Saturday, December 14, 2019 @ 10am-1pm

Spots Available: 13
Registration Cut-off Date: Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Make your very own mosaic coaster using glass pieces and ceramic tiles and then learn to grout and finish. Instructor: Taylor Moeller-Roy

Read More


When: December 19, 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Bergstrom-Mahler Museum of Glass, 165 N Park Ave

We have the antidote to holiday stress – FESTIVUS Gather Round the Festivus Pole Air Your Grievances Enjoy Festivus Refreshments Show Feats of Strength and your Creative Muscle Proclaim a Festivus Miracle View Amazing Glass[…]

Read More