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Home School Club March 19, 2019 | 2:30 pm
Home School Club
March 19, 2019 | 2:30 pm

Join us each week as we feature a facilitated lesson with an exciting science or art project!  Children will work on the project while parents meet nearby for networking and discussion.

Everyone is welcome to come see what the club is up to. Every month Home School Club families pick from a list of topics to determine the activities for the month. No matter what they choose, every week is a great chance for homeschoolers to meet, learn and participate in unique interactive experiences.

Although this program focuses on the needs of home schooled children ages 4 – 7, all are welcome to attend this drop-in program.

Cost:  $5 per child, plus museum admission.

Making Masterpieces: Animation Exploration March 20, 2019 | 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Making Masterpieces: Animation Exploration
March 20, 2019 | 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

We’ll learn about how still pictures can give the illusion of motion to make movies.  Children will then work together with our educator to create a stop-motion animated movie that we’ll post online for all to see!

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child (adults free) plus museum admission. Best suited for children age 4 and up.

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 session features a new project!

 

 

Baby Moves! March 22, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Baby Moves!
March 22, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

This movement and baby sign language class is designed for pre-walking babies (up to 12 months) and their parent/caregiver.

The program features Parent-Baby dance time, simple baby games and songs.  Each session focuses on different sensory activities using parachutes, balls, scarves, rattles and more.  Participants will also learn baby sign language.

March 22 theme: Things that Roll  We’ll have some fun tummy time on beach balls and make a fun art project with a rolling ball.

$5.00 per parent-child pair plus museum admission.

Yoga mats provided (one per parent-child pair) or you may bring your own.

Star Club March 22, 2019 | 3:30 pm
Star Club
March 22, 2019 | 3:30 pm

Journey into our StarLab planetarium with our new StarLab educator, Julie Feldt. Each month children will learn about different topics in astronomy and space science. They’ll also learn how to find current objects in the night sky so that they’ll be prepared for some real stargazing.

$5 per child, plus museum admission.  Please note: Space is limited.

Home School Club March 26, 2019 | 2:30 pm
Home School Club
March 26, 2019 | 2:30 pm

Join us each week as we feature a facilitated lesson with an exciting science or art project!  Children will work on the project while parents meet nearby for networking and discussion.

Everyone is welcome to come see what the club is up to. Every month Home School Club families pick from a list of topics to determine the activities for the month. No matter what they choose, every week is a great chance for homeschoolers to meet, learn and participate in unique interactive experiences.

Although this program focuses on the needs of home schooled children ages 4 – 7, all are welcome to attend this drop-in program.

Cost:  $5 per child, plus museum admission.

Toddler Tours March 27, 2019 | 2:00 pm -2:45 pm
Toddler Tours
March 27, 2019 | 2:00 pm -2:45 pm

We’ve taken our Toddler Time Program and moved it to where the toddlers really want to be – out playing in the museum! Each month we will highlight a different exhibition in the museum with special interactive play and a simple hands-on project. Toddler Tours is designed for early walkers and toddlers (ages 1 – 3) and their parent/caregiver.

March Theme:   “Early Learning Junction” Choo! Choo! This month is all about trains! We’ll play train, sing train songs and tell train stories.

Cost: $5.00 per child, plus museum admission.

Home School Club April 2, 2019 | 2:30 pm
Home School Club
April 2, 2019 | 2:30 pm

Join us each week as we feature a facilitated lesson with an exciting science or art project!  Children will work on the project while parents meet nearby for networking and discussion.

Everyone is welcome to come see what the club is up to. Every month Home School Club families pick from a list of topics to determine the activities for the month. No matter what they choose, every week is a great chance for homeschoolers to meet, learn and participate in unique interactive experiences.

Although this program focuses on the needs of home schooled children ages 4 – 7, all are welcome to attend this drop-in program.

Cost:  $5 per child, plus museum admission.

Making Masterpieces: Tea Cup Flowers April 3, 2019 | 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Making Masterpieces: Tea Cup Flowers
April 3, 2019 | 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm

 Children and parents will paint beautiful spring-themed tea cup flower vases.

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!

 

 

Home School Club April 9, 2019 | 2:30 pm
Home School Club
April 9, 2019 | 2:30 pm

Join us each week as we feature a facilitated lesson with an exciting science or art project!  Children will work on the project while parents meet nearby for networking and discussion.

Everyone is welcome to come see what the club is up to. Every month Home School Club families pick from a list of topics to determine the activities for the month. No matter what they choose, every week is a great chance for homeschoolers to meet, learn and participate in unique interactive experiences.

Although this program focuses on the needs of home schooled children ages 4 – 7, all are welcome to attend this drop-in program.

Cost:  $5 per child, plus museum admission.

Toddler Tours April 10, 2019 | 2:00 pm -2:45 pm
Toddler Tours
April 10, 2019 | 2:00 pm -2:45 pm

We’ve taken our Toddler Time Program and moved it to where the toddlers really want to be – out playing in the museum! Each month we will highlight a different exhibition in the museum with special interactive play and a simple hands-on project. Toddler Tours is designed for early walkers and toddlers (ages 1 – 3) and their parents/caregivers.

April Theme: (Mostly) Mess Free Art

Join us in Rivertown’s Art Studio as we explore different ways to make beautiful art, all without ever creating a mess (mostly!)

Cost: $5.00 per child, plus museum admission.