<July 2014>
SMTWTFS
293012345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
272829303112
3456789
Event Categories

Click on any of the event categories below to automatically filter just those events.








Print Calendar
Today - Thursday, July 31
Museum Open 10am to 8pm
smART stART
10:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Spend some time exploring the world of art in our Creative Arts Center, where guests have the opportunity to explore clay, explore paint and amazing recycled creations! During the week the theater will also be open for dramatic play.
 
Tinker Tots
10:00 a.m. - Noon
Special programming in the MakerSpace for our youngest guests. Learn how to make ice cream, side walk chalk, and learn how our MakerSpace can be explored by even the smallest of children.
 
Sing-a-long
10:30 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Time to warm up your beautiful voices and tap your toes to our newest program our Sing-a-long! Get caught up in a fairytale world where songs are contagious. All voices are invited to sing loud and dance around our Fairytale Land with the museum Princess!
 
Mine It
10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Come and explore our new mining sluice with Paleo Jo and her fellow miners. Uncover your own fossils and gemstones and learn about mining and excavating in our special exhibit.
 
Knight's Adventure
11:30 a.m.
We call upon the bravest kids to help our museum princess who has been trapped in the castle. Grab your sword as you learn what it takes to be a true knight. Be careful of any dragons lurking about!
 
Curiosity Corner
11:30 a.m., 1:30 & 3:30 p.m.
Stop at the Curiosity Corner to explore the day's science concepts and see how amazing and fun science can be! 
 
MakerSpace Demo
1:30 p.m.
During these demonstrations learn all about the tools and equipment available for use in our MakerSpace. From how to safely work a drill press or sewing machine to exploring the world of 3D printing and soldering. Watch out for these special and fun demonstrations using real tools!
 
Paleo Plunge
3:00 p.m.
Join us for dinosaur-sized fun as we play, explore and learn about dinosaurs, fossils, and excavating in our special exhibit. Activities will include games, scientific discoveries, and crafts.
 
Fairytale Time
3:30 p.m.
Hear the best old fairytales in a whole new way. Everyone will be able to participate in the re-telling of these beloved classics as they are acted out in Fairytale Land. There’s a new story each week so don’t miss any of the happily-ever-after’s.
 
Nature Story Time
4:00 p.m.
Enjoy an interactive story and learn about our wonderful world. You might even meet our resident reptile, Sir Isaac Newton!
 
Dino-Mite Thursdays
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

We are open late until eight each Thursday during the summer! Enjoy free complimentary upcharge to our summer exhibit, Dinos: The Big Dig!

 
Friends at Play
10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. & 6:30 p.m.
Friends at Play will help children gain social skills through a variety of fun group activities which will include games, stories, crafts and movement activities.
 
Mine It
10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Come and explore our new mining sluice with Paleo Jo and her fellow miners. Uncover your own fossils and gemstones and learn about mining and excavating in our special exhibit.
 
Mine It
7:00 p.m.
Come and explore our new mining sluice with Paleo Jo and her fellow miners. Uncover your own fossils and gemstones and learn about mining and excavating in our special exhibit.
 
Body in Motion
7:30 p.m.
Get your body moving as we end a fun day at the museum with Body in Motion. We'll get moving with fun activities like learning a dance, playing with parachutes, jump roping, hula hoops, co-ops-a-walks, obstacle courses and more!