Little Gather: Free Summer Shows

Arts & Museum Exhibits

July 20, 2022 to August 17, 2022

The Corning Museum of Glass

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Little Gather

Join in the fun at The Corning Museum of Glass with exciting Free summer programs for all ages that introduces little ones to the Museum. The Little Gather events will take place on Wednesday mornings from July 20th – August 17th

9:30 am - Show for groups (reservations required)
11:00 am - Show for the general public

The Southeast Steuben County Library will be at every show with an activity demonstration and material list so you can extend the fun to your home.

Contact [email protected] or 607-438-5429 with questions or to make group reservations.


Free Museum Admission
Little Gather guests can share FREE Museum admission with their accompanying adults! Immediately following Little Gather performances, participating kids and adults can visit the rest of the Museum for free. Simply check in at either the Auditorium desk or the Admissions desk. No coupon required, but adults must be accompanied by kids. Kids under age 18 always enjoy free admission to the Museum, and local residents receive discounted admission rates.


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July 20th  --  Talking Turtle

An Onondaga Nations Turtle Clan member joins us to tell stories about the culture, beleifts, and history of the Haudenosaunee in an energetic, fun, and engaging style.


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July 27th  --  Nate & Kate
Experience a mix of original and favorite children’s songs and juggling routines choreographed with music. Get ready to engage in sing-alongs and group movement.

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August 3rd  --  Push Physical Theatre

Intense athleticism, gravity-defying acrobatics, and soulful artistry are the trademarks of the award-winning, genre-defining PUSH Physical Theatre.

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August 10th  --  Doc Possum

Come rock out to the sounds of a local favorite as he revisits hit songs and includes some new songs along the way. Doc has songs that he has written especially for the Museum. Sing along with “Paperweight Pals” and more!


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August 17th  --  Paperheart Puppets

Celebrate Mexican culture with the “I Love Tacos” show. The show stars a white-nosed coati who reflects the joy of good food and encounters amazing creatures like axolotls, quetzals, and volcano rabbits.












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