Upcoming Programs

popUP makeshop | Rainsticks

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

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4:00 PM | Theme: Rainsticks

Popping up near you, it's Amazement Square's popUP makeshop! This week we will be inspired by the sounds of the South American rainforests and making rainsticks while testing different items to create the perfect sounding storm!

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

World of Wonders | Animal Behaviors

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

10:30 AM | Theme: Animal Behaviors

Early learners will focus on learning through inquiry, exploration, and PLAY! Our November theme is Animal Behaviors!

This program is free with museum admission or membership through November. 

CLOSED for THANKSGIVING

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Amazement Square will be CLOSED Thanksgiving Day, November 23! We will reopen November 24th.

 

 

 

 

Great Artists | Eric Carle Creatures

Friday, November 24, 2017

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Friday, November 24, 2017

4:00 PM | Theme: Eric Carle Creatures

This month, in Great Artists, we will be investigating the work of award winning children's book author and illustrator Eric Carle.  Emulate Carle's work as you create portraits of a cute, or creepy, creature out of vibrant shredded tissue paper and paints.

This program is free with museum admission or membership. 

popUP makeshop | Rainsticks

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

pop-up-makeshopiconWednesday, November 29, 2017

4:00 PM | Theme: Rainsticks

Popping up near you, it's Amazement Square's popUP makeshop! This week we will be inspired by the sounds of the South American rainforests and making rainsticks while testing different items to create the perfect sounding storm!

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

World of Wonders | Animal Behaviors

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

10:30 AM | Theme: Animal Behaviors

Early learners will focus on learning through inquiry, exploration, and PLAY! Our November theme is Animal Behaviors!

This program is free with museum admission or membership through November. 

Great Artists | Paper Molas

Friday, December 01, 2017

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Friday, December 01, 2017

4:00 PM | Theme: Paper Molas

This week, in Great Artists, learn about molas, traditionally made by the Kuna people of Panama and Columbia.  Join us as we translate this beautiful textile applique technique into a paper medium.

This program is free with museum admission or membership. 

popUP makeshop | Tools 101

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

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4:00 PM | Theme: Tools 101

Popping up near you, it's Amazement Square's popUP makeshop! Plyers, screwsdrivers, drills, and more!  This week, test out your skills with basic tools or learn to use them for first time.

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

Great Artists | Mexican Tin Art

Friday, December 08, 2017

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4:00 PM | Theme: Mexican Tin Art

This week, in Great Artists, learn how to emboss tin in the style of Mexican folk artists while investigating how this metal played a role in Mexican history.

This program is free with museum admission or membership.

Family Fun Night

Saturday, December 09, 2017

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4:00 pm to 7:00 PM

Family Fun Night is a once-monthly event when museum admission is reduced to $3 (from $9). Family Fun Night takes place from 4 PM until 7 PM on the second Saturday of every month and is open to the general public.

Children’s Holiday Festival

Saturday, December 09, 2017

Saturday, December 09, 2017

The Children’s Holiday Festival is a joyful family event! The magic, twinkle and tradition of this annual event continues to bring families and friends back year after year to enjoy a pancake breakfast with Santa, holiday crafts, cookie decorating, and more. The whole family is invited to celebrate the holidays, make memories and enjoy the magic of the season! Learn More >

 

popUP makeshop | Tools 101

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

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4:00 PM | Theme: Tools 101

Popping up near you, it's Amazement Square's popUP makeshop! Plyers, screwsdrivers, drills, and more!  This week, test out your skills with basic tools or learn to use them for first time.

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

Great Artists | Paper Molas

Friday, December 15, 2017

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Friday, December 15, 2017

4:00 PM | Theme: Paper Molas

This week, in Great Artists, learn about molas, traditionally made by the Kuna people of Panama and Columbia.  Join us as we translate this beautiful textile applique technique into a paper medium.

This program is free with museum admission or membership. 

popUP makeshop | Tools 101

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

pop-up-makeshopiconWednesday, December 20, 2017

4:00 PM | Theme: Tools 101

Popping up near you, it's Amazement Square's popUP makeshop! Plyers, screwsdrivers, drills, and more!  This week, test out your skills with basic tools or learn to use them for first time.

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

Great Artists | Mexican Tin Art

Friday, December 22, 2017

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Friday, December 22, 2017

4:00 PM | Theme: Mexican Tin Art

This week, in Great Artists, learn how to emboss tin in the style of Mexican folk artists while investigating how this metal played a role in Mexican history.

This program is free with museum admission or membership. 

CLOSED December 24th

Sunday, December 24, 2017

christmas-iconAmazement Square will be closed December 24th. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

 

 

CLOSED December 25th

Monday, December 25, 2017

christmas-iconAmazement Square will be closed December 25th. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

 

 

popUP makeshop | Tools 101

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

pop-up-makeshopiconWednesday, December 27, 2017

4:00 PM | Theme: Tools 101

Popping up near you, it's Amazement Square's popUP makeshop! Plyers, screwsdrivers, drills, and more!  This week, test out your skills with basic tools or learn to use them for first time.

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

Great Artists | Paper Molas

Friday, December 29, 2017

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Friday, December 29, 2017

4:00 PM | Theme: Paper Molas

This week, in Great Artists, learn about molas, traditionally made by the Kuna people of Panama and Columbia.  Join us as we translate this beautiful textile applique technique into a paper medium.

This program is free with museum admission or membership. 

New Year’s at Noon Celebration

Sunday, December 31, 2017

December 31 |  12:00 - 3:00 PM
Bug Drop at 2:00 PM

Say farewell to 2017 at Amazement Square’s New Years at Noon! At the strike of 2:00 PM we will be ringing in the New Year with a Bug Drop! This celebration contains all the fun and excitement of a New Year’s Eve party but without any yawns or sleepy eyes.  Toast to 2018 with sparkling juice and traditional New Year's snacks from around the world.  Plus enjoy and a dance party, crafts, and more! More information >

Amazement Square is open for New Year's at Noon ticket holders ONLY.

Museum Closed January 1st

Monday, January 01, 2018

Amazement Square will be closed January 1st for New Year's Day. Happy New Year!

 

 

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