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Try Science! – Toy Car Physics April 24, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Try Science! – Toy Car Physics
April 24, 2018 | 2:30 pm

Vroom! Vroom! Why does one car go faster or farther than the other? Join us as we test toy cars and learn basic physics concepts.

This program is free with museum admission.

About “Try Science!” Programs:  Try Science! is an early science program designed to introduce preschool-aged children to concepts and content in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).  Parents and caregivers will get tips on how to encourage further STEM learning at home.  Each month features a new topic and a different hands-on activity.

 

Making Masterpieces: Pop Art Painting April 25, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Making Masterpieces: Pop Art Painting
April 25, 2018 | 2:30 pm

Children will learn about the art of Andy Warhol and how a picture of an everyday object or person could be art. They will then use bright colors to paint their own pop art masterpiece.

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child (adults free) plus museum admission

About Making Masterpieces:  This facilitated art program invites parents and caregivers to work with their pre-school aged children to create something special to take home!  Each month features a new project!

 

 

Fertile Minds Gardening Time April 26, 2018 | 2:30 pm
Fertile Minds Gardening Time
April 26, 2018 | 2:30 pm

It’s time to go outside and plant our garden!

Join us in The Children’s Garden @ MHCM to learn about growing our own food and practice gardening techniques.

This program is free with museum admission.

StarLab: What’s That Constellation? April 27, 2018 | 4:00 pm
StarLab: What’s That Constellation?
April 27, 2018 | 4:00 pm

Journey into the museum’s StarLab Planetarium to learn basic astronomy concepts. After the program, you’ll be able to find real constellations in the night sky!

$3 per person, plus museum admission.

Please note:  Space is Limited.

Family Free Night May 19, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Free Night
May 19, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MHCM is open late and admission is FREE from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on the THIRD Saturday of every month. Please note:  this event is intended for families with children ages 0-6. 
Parent supervision is required at all times.
Family Free Nights are sponsored by M&T Bank. Come play!!
Family Free Night June 16, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Free Night
June 16, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MHCM is open late and admission is FREE from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on the THIRD Saturday of every month. Please note:  this event is intended for families with children ages 0-6. 
Parent supervision is required at all times.
Family Free Nights are sponsored by M&T Bank. Come play!!
Family Free Night July 21, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Free Night
July 21, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MHCM is open late and admission is FREE from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on the THIRD Saturday of every month. Please note:  this event is intended for families with children ages 0-6. 
Parent supervision is required at all times.
Family Free Nights are sponsored by M&T Bank. Come play!!
Family Free Night August 18, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Free Night
August 18, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MHCM is open late and admission is FREE from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on the THIRD Saturday of every month. Please note:  this event is intended for families with children ages 0-6. 
Parent supervision is required at all times.
Family Free Nights are sponsored by M&T Bank. Come play!!
Family Free Night September 15, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Free Night
September 15, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MHCM is open late and admission is FREE from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on the THIRD Saturday of every month. Please note:  this event is intended for families with children ages 0-6. 
Parent supervision is required at all times.
Family Free Nights are sponsored by M&T Bank. Come play!!
Family Free Night October 20, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Family Free Night
October 20, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MHCM is open late and admission is FREE from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm on the THIRD Saturday of every month. Please note:  this event is intended for families with children ages 0-6. 
Parent supervision is required at all times.
Family Free Nights are sponsored by M&T Bank. Come play!!