Calendar - Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library
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Week of Aug 1 — Aug 6
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Tue, Aug 1
10:00 am to 3:00 pm Terrific Tuesdays

Come explore how opposites attract with hands-on crafts and games based on things in the museum, garden, and library. Special guests highlight skills and trades from past and present. New activities and guests each week. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
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10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
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Wed, Aug 2
10:30 am to 11:30 am Squeaky Wheels

Bring your toddlers for kid-friendly walks in the garden and Galleries every first Wednesday of the month, March-October. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15..
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1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Beaded Jewelry Workshop

Make your own wearable art inspired by the Treasures on Trial exhibition. Materials and instruction provided by The Bead Garden. Registration required. $40 per Member. $45 per nonmember.
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4:30 pm to 5:15 pm Estate Tour

See the former dairy and farm and hear accounts of estate history on this 45-minute narrated tram tour led by a specially trained guide. Meet outside the Dorrance Gallery. Wednesdays, June through September. Members free. $5 upgrade per nonmember. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm, family friendly.
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Thu, Aug 3
9:00 am to 10:00 am Gentle Yoga

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine. Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10. No advance registration necessary. Members may bring a friend. For more information, contact Beth Sheehy.
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10:00 am to 11:00 am Introduction to Guided Meditation

Monthly meditations sessions will guide you in settling your mind and opening your heart. We will use imagery, visualizations, mindfulness of body & breath, and the environment of Winterthur to cultivate relaxation, a sense of well-being, and appreciation of the natural beauty all around us. Led by Alison Smith Driscoll. Register for each class by calling 800.448.3883. $10 per class. Capacity: 20 people.
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10:30 am to 11:00 am Story Time in Enchanted Woods

Children can enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the beauty of the Winterthur Garden. Story time takes place among the Story Stones in Enchanted Woods. It is intended for children, ages 3-6. Members free. Included with admission. Children under 2 free.
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1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
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6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Winterthur 101 Lecture: "A Who's Who of the du Ponts"

Estate Historian Jeff Groff offers a fascinating look at the three generations of du Ponts who lived at Winterthur and the expanded web of family members. Members free. $15 per nonmembers. Reservations encouraged. Call 800.448.3883.
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Fri, Aug 4
Sat, Aug 5
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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Sun, Aug 6
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
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Week of Aug 7 — Aug 13
Mon, Aug 7
Tue, Aug 8
6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
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10:00 am to 3:00 pm Terrific Tuesdays

Come explore how opposites attract with hands-on crafts and games based on things in the museum, garden, and library. Special guests highlight skills and trades from past and present. New activities and guests each week. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
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1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Historical Journeys

Individuals in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia are invited to participate in this interactive program the second Tuesday of each month, which will include thematic tours of the museum collection and lots of conversation. Pets are the theme this month. Please register by calling the Alzheimer's Association, Delaware Valley Chapter, 800.272.3900.

Wed, Aug 9
6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
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4:30 pm to 5:15 pm Estate Tour

See the former dairy and farm and hear accounts of estate history on this 45-minute narrated tram tour led by a specially trained guide. Meet outside the Dorrance Gallery. Wednesdays, June through September. Members free. $5 upgrade per nonmember. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm, family friendly.
   more...!

Thu, Aug 10
9:00 am to 10:00 am Gentle Yoga

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine. Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10. No advance registration necessary. Members may bring a friend. For more information, contact Beth Sheehy.
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6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
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6:00 am to 6:00 am Clearance Items at the Museum Stores

Shop in the Museum Store and Bookstore through August 14 for clearance items!
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10:00 am to 11:00 am Wellness Lecture: "Aging Gracefully"

Dr. Meredith H. Perny, PT, will discuss the aging process that begins even in our 40s. She will provide information and exercises to help counterbalance the typical changes that occur with aging. Brown Horticulture Learning Center. Members free. $15 per nonmember.
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1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
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Fri, Aug 11
6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
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6:00 am to 6:00 am Clearance Items at the Museum Stores

Shop in the Museum Store and Bookstore through August 14 for clearance items!
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Sat, Aug 12
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
   more...!

6:00 am to 6:00 am Clearance Items at the Museum Stores

Shop in the Museum Store and Bookstore through August 14 for clearance items!
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1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Director's Garden Walks

Formerly known as the Second Saturdays Garden Walk, these walks with Winterthur's Director of Garden & Estate Chris Strand will highlight interesting and seldom seen parts of the Winterthur landscape! Walks last about 90 minutes. Dress for the weather! Members free. Included with admission.
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Sun, Aug 13
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
   more...!

6:00 am to 6:00 am Clearance Items at the Museum Stores

Shop in the Museum Store and Bookstore through August 14 for clearance items!
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Week of Aug 14 — Aug 20
Mon, Aug 14
6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
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6:00 am to 6:00 am Clearance Items at the Museum Stores

Shop in the Museum Store and Bookstore through August 14 for clearance items!
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Tue, Aug 15
6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
   more...!

10:00 am to 3:00 pm Terrific Tuesdays

Come explore how opposites attract with hands-on crafts and games based on things in the museum, garden, and library. Special guests highlight skills and trades from past and present. New activities and guests each week. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

Wed, Aug 16
6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
   more...!

4:30 pm to 5:15 pm Estate Tour

See the former dairy and farm and hear accounts of estate history on this 45-minute narrated tram tour led by a specially trained guide. Meet outside the Dorrance Gallery. Wednesdays, June through September. Members free. $5 upgrade per nonmember. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm, family friendly.
   more...!

Thu, Aug 17
9:00 am to 10:00 am Gentle Yoga

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine. Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10. No advance registration necessary. Members may bring a friend. For more information, contact Beth Sheehy.
   more...!

6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
   more...!

10:30 am to 11:00 am Story Time in Enchanted Woods

Children can enjoy nature-based stories surrounded by the beauty of the Winterthur Garden. Story time takes place among the Story Stones in Enchanted Woods. It is intended for children, ages 3-6. Members free. Included with admission. Children under 2 free.
   more...!

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
   more...!

Fri, Aug 18
6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
   more...!

Sat, Aug 19
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
   more...!

Sun, Aug 20
11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

6:00 am to 6:00 am Museum Store and Bookstore Clearance Sale

Shop the Museum Store and Bookstore for clearance items through August 20.
   more...!

Week of Aug 21 — Aug 27
Mon, Aug 21
Tue, Aug 22
10:00 am to 3:00 pm Terrific Tuesdays

Come explore how opposites attract with hands-on crafts and games based on things in the museum, garden, and library. Special guests highlight skills and trades from past and present. New activities and guests each week. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

Wed, Aug 23
4:30 pm to 5:15 pm Estate Tour

See the former dairy and farm and hear accounts of estate history on this 45-minute narrated tram tour led by a specially trained guide. Meet outside the Dorrance Gallery. Wednesdays, June through September. Members free. $5 upgrade per nonmember. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm, family friendly.
   more...!

Thu, Aug 24
6:00 am to 6:00 am Save 20% Off Scarves and Accessories

Save 25% off scarves and accessories at winterthurstore.com through August 28.
   more...!

9:00 am to 10:00 am Gentle Yoga

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine. Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10. No advance registration necessary. Members may bring a friend. For more information, contact Beth Sheehy.
   more...!

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
   more...!

Fri, Aug 25
6:00 am to 6:00 am Save 20% Off Scarves and Accessories

Save 25% off scarves and accessories at winterthurstore.com through August 28.
   more...!

Sat, Aug 26
6:00 am to 6:00 am Save 20% Off Scarves and Accessories

Save 25% off scarves and accessories at winterthurstore.com through August 28.
   more...!

11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Hands on History Cart

Stop by the Hands on History Cart outside the exhibition Treasures on Trial: The Art & Science of Detecting Fakes/em>. Members free. Included with admission.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

Sun, Aug 27
6:00 am to 6:00 am Save 20% Off Scarves and Accessories

Save 25% off scarves and accessories at winterthurstore.com through August 28.
   more...!

11:30 am to 12:00 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Treasures on Trial Guided Gallery Walks

Take a guided walk through the Treasures on Trial: The Art and Science of Detecting Fakes, every Saturday and Sunday.
   more...!

Week of Aug 28 — Aug 31
Mon, Aug 28
6:00 am to 6:00 am Save 20% Off Scarves and Accessories

Save 25% off scarves and accessories at winterthurstore.com through August 28.
   more...!

Tue, Aug 29
10:00 am to 3:00 pm Terrific Tuesdays

Come explore how opposites attract with hands-on crafts and games based on things in the museum, garden, and library. Special guests highlight skills and trades from past and present. New activities and guests each week. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

10:30 am to 11:30 am WOW! Wee Ones at Winterthur

Every Tuesday, join us for stories related to Winterthur's museum or garden. This early childhood literacy series incorporates active learning through music, movement, and the exploration of objects in a warm and welcoming setting. Members and children under 2 free; nonmembers: $5 per child and $5 per adult with paying child; additional adults $15.
   more...!

Wed, Aug 30
4:30 pm to 5:15 pm Estate Tour

See the former dairy and farm and hear accounts of estate history on this 45-minute narrated tram tour led by a specially trained guide. Meet outside the Dorrance Gallery. Wednesdays, June through September. Members free. $5 upgrade per nonmember. Reservations recommended by 4:00 pm, family friendly.
   more...!

Thu, Aug 31
9:00 am to 10:00 am Gentle Yoga

Try practicing yoga in a beautiful garden setting, strengthening your body and spirit. Our yoga class is open to all levels. We will practice slow, easy motions to get into the rhythm of nature. Led by Beth Sheehy. Bring Yoga mat, small towel, and a water bottle. Wear layers appropriate to the season. Classes are rain or shine. Class will move outdoors as weather permits. Drop-in rate of $10. No advance registration necessary. Members may bring a friend. For more information, contact Beth Sheehy.
   more...!

1:30 pm to 5:30 pm Farm Stand

The Farm Stand is located in front of the Museum Store at the Cottage. Parking is available behind the cottage near the Winterthur Post Office. Note: Guests who would like to tour Winterthur's exhibitions or grounds will require a ticket. No ticket is required for the Farm Stand or Gift Shop.
   more...!

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