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Toppling Towers Pop-up Exhibit February 25, 2020 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Toppling Towers Pop-up Exhibit
February 25, 2020 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This facilitated pop-up exhibit invites you to take on different design challenges using 5 unique building block sets.

Children are introduced to engineering concepts and have the opportunity to practice collaborative problem-solving.  Parents and caregivers will be introduced to early education concepts and will learn how to bring the activity home for continued learning.

Free with museum admission.

STEM Club February 25, 2020 | 2:30 pm and 4:00 pm
STEM Club
February 25, 2020 | 2:30 pm and 4:00 pm

From chemistry and physics experiments to engineering challenges and space science demonstrations, this afternoon club invites to you and your child to explore a range of STEM-themed topics through hands-on activities.

This club is offered at two times (2:30 pm and 4:00 pm ) and is designed for children ages 4-7, supporting both homeschool and after-school programming curricula.

Cost:  $5 per child, plus museum admission.

Making Masterpieces: Snowflake String Art February 26, 2020 | 2:00 pm
Making Masterpieces: Snowflake String Art
February 26, 2020 | 2:00 pm

They say every snowflake is unique.  The same is true of the beautiful and intricate string art you’ll make in this project!

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child 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!

 

 

Toppling Towers Pop-up Exhibit February 27, 2020 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Toppling Towers Pop-up Exhibit
February 27, 2020 | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

This facilitated pop-up exhibit invites you to take on different design challenges using 5 unique building block sets.

Children are introduced to engineering concepts and have the opportunity to practice collaborative problem-solving.  Parents and caregivers will be introduced to early education concepts and will learn how to bring the activity home for continued learning.

Free with museum admission.

StarLab Planetarium Show February 28, 2020 | 3:30 pm
StarLab Planetarium Show
February 28, 2020 | 3:30 pm

Journey into our StarLab planetarium to explore the Cosmos! 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.

COST: $5.00 per child, plus museum admission.  Please note: Space is limited.

Kaleidoscope Station February 29, 2020 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm and 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kaleidoscope Station
February 29, 2020 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm and 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Join us in the Art Studio for a special Saturday project!

Follow the steps to make your own unique kaleidoscope and use it to learn about light and color.

COST:  $5 per kit, plus museum admission

Colors Storytime! February 29, 2020 | 10:30 am and 3:30 am
Colors Storytime!
February 29, 2020 | 10:30 am and 3:30 am

Join us for fun stories and songs all about rainbows, color and light!  If you made a kaleidoscope in the Art Studio, be sure to bring it along!

COST:  Free with museum admission

STEM Club March 3, 2020 | 2:30 pm and 4:00 pm
STEM Club
March 3, 2020 | 2:30 pm and 4:00 pm

From chemistry and physics experiments to engineering challenges and space science demonstrations, this afternoon club invites to you and your child to explore a range of STEM-themed topics through hands-on activities.

This club is offered at two times (2:30 pm and 4:00 pm ) and is designed for children ages 4-7, supporting both homeschool and after-school programming curricula.

Cost:  $5 per child, plus museum admission.

Making Masterpieces: Suessical Pop-up Book March 4, 2020 | 2:00 pm
Making Masterpieces: Suessical Pop-up Book
March 4, 2020 | 2:00 pm

Create your own zany pop-up book inspired by the art and whimsy of Dr. Seuss.

Cost:  $5.00 materials fee per child 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!

 

 

StarLab Planetarium Show March 6, 2020 | 3:30 pm
StarLab Planetarium Show
March 6, 2020 | 3:30 pm

Journey into our StarLab planetarium to explore the Cosmos! 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.

COST: $5.00 per child, plus museum admission.  Please note: Space is limited.