Upcoming Programs

World of Wonders | The Five Senses

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

10:30 AM | Theme: The Five Senses

Join us in World of Wonders where early learners focus on learning through inquiry, exploration, and PLAY! Each week we will read a story, create through process art, and explore materials in hands on activities utilizing the five senses. World of Wonders is geared for children ages 3-5 and siblings are welcome.

Explore the world around you using your five senses! This week explore your sense of touch by creating a texture collage.

This program is free with museum admission or membership. 

Open Makerspace | Textiles Thursday

Thursday, April 25, 2019

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Theme: Textiles

The Hive is abuzz! Stop by between 2:00 and 5:00 PM on Thursday and Saturdays to cultivate creativity and engage in the engineering design process while tackling prompts using unique materials. This month, explore different textiles. Create your own weaving loom, design a stamp, sew a stuffed animal, or try your hand at upholstery!

Recommended for 6 and up. Younger learners are welcome to participate with supervision and adult assistance.

This program is free with museum admission or membership.

Art Expeditions | Fabric Umbrellas

Friday, April 26, 2019

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM | Theme: Fabric Umbrellas

Take a journey in Art Expeditions to learn about types of art and try your hand at different art techniques. This week, explore the origins of the umbrella and create your own version!

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

 

Pop-Up Science Program

Saturday, April 27, 2019

1:00 PM | Theme: Electricity

Pop! Fizz! Boom! Join us for up-close science demonstrations that will blow your mind. Explore the world of physics, chemistry, and biology as we bring scientific phenomena to life in a big way! This month, explore the science behind electricity in this shocking demonstration.

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

 

Open Makerspace | Textiles Saturday

Saturday, April 27, 2019

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Theme: Textiles

The Hive is abuzz! Stop by between 2:00 and 5:00 PM on Thursday and Saturdays to cultivate creativity and engage in the engineering design process while tackling prompts using unique materials. This month, explore different textiles. Create your own weaving loom, design a stamp, sew a stuffed animal, or try your hand at upholstery!

Recommended for 6 and up. Younger learners are welcome to participate with supervision and adult assistance.

This program is free with museum admission or membership.

Open Art Studio | Needlepoint | Saturday

Saturday, April 27, 2019

10:00 AM - 1:00 PM | Theme: Needlepoint

Let your imagination run wild! Express yourself and create new designs with a different process art project each week. This week, practice weaving and creating different patterns through needlepoint.

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

 

Open Art Studio | Tye Dye Creations | Sunday

Sunday, April 28, 2019

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM | Theme: Tye Dye Creations

Let your imagination run wild! Express yourself and create new designs with a different process art project each week. This week, practice weaving and creating different patterns through needlepoint.

This program is free with museum admission or museum membership. 

 

Open Makerspace | Textiles Sunday

Sunday, April 28, 2019

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Theme: Textiles

The Hive is abuzz! Stop by between 2:00 and 5:00 PM on Thursday and Saturdays to cultivate creativity and engage in the engineering design process while tackling prompts using unique materials. This month, explore different textiles. Create your own weaving loom, design a stamp, sew a stuffed animal, or try your hand at upholstery!

Recommended for 6 and up. Younger learners are welcome to participate with supervision and adult assistance.

This program is free with museum admission or membership.

Date Night Drop-Off | Star Wars Theme

Saturday, May 04, 2019

Theme: Star Wars
$35 per child
6 PM - 10 PM
Ages 3-12 (child must be 100% bathroom independent)

Reserve your kids space today for our Star Wars themed Date Night Drop-Off on Saturday, May 4 from 6 PM – 10 PM. Your kids will shift their ships into hyper drive and battle the dark side with museum exploration, snacks and themed events.  Space is limited so make your reservation soon! Register Today!

DIWine | Macrame

Monday, May 13, 2019

Monday, May 13
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Theme | Macrame
Cost | $25/person

Turn it into a fun and creative date night or invite your friends to enjoy this casual style class where you will enjoy some tasty treats, sip some wine (or a nonalcoholic beverage), and socialize with other makers as the instructor works with the group through step by step instructions to create your very own masterpiece. Space is limited, register today!

 

 

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