Yoga with Youngins
Wednesdays
9:15 to 10 a.m.

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Grab your youngin and meet us on the mat for a peaceful and calming yoga session at Omaha Children’s Museum. A certified children’s yoga instructor will join us at OCM to teach yoga to children, ages 6 weeks to 18 months, (and their special adult) in a fun, relaxed and positive atmosphere that allows each child and adult to find peace and harmony within themselves. This class is FREE, but requires registration online as space is very limited. Click on date above to register.

Free to all Members and Non-Members. Museum admission is not included. Limited availability for each session. Ages 6 weeks - 18 months. One adult per child is required. Must bring personal yoga mats. Mats are not provided. *Cancellation Policy: Due to limited capacity, the museum requires a cancellation notice at least 48 hours in advance of the yoga session. To cancel your session, please call 402.342.6164. 
Leader Reader
First Wednesday of each month
11:45 a.m.


Local leaders visit the museum to read stories about their profession to the museum’s youngest guests. Plus, a book will be signed by the leader reader and given to one lucky child in attendance. This program is sponsored by Bellevue University.

March 1: Kinghorn Gardens
April 5: Madonna Foundation
May 3: Nebraska Ballet

Leader Reader Story Time is included with museum admission.


First Friday Family Date Night - Dr. Seuss
Friday, March 3
5 to 8 p.m.


The museum stays open late for families to play! The theme for the March First Friday Family Date Night is Dr. Seuss. Celebrate the author of many beloved and wacky children's books with themed activities including the One, Fish, Two Fish Fishing Game and making Truffala Trees. Make some Oobleck or attend the  Oh, The Thinks You Can Think Science Show. Make a Seuss-inspired hat and wear in in our Seussical Parade. Activities run from 5 to 8 p.m., while supplies last.

First Friday Family Date Nights are included with museum admission and FREE to member families.
General Group Auditions
Monday, March 20
5 to 7 p.m.

Work somewhere fun and make an impact on young people's lives! We're holding group auditions for the following positions: Educational outreach assistants, summer camp counselors, and floor staff. Auditions start promptly at 5 p.m. All positions will require interacting with children and sharing your love for learning with them. Must be 16 or older to apply.
Group Character Actor Auditions
Tuesday, March 21
5 to 7 p.m.

Work somewhere fun and make an impact on young people's lives! We're holding group auditions for character actors, so if you love the spotlight and engaging the imagination of youngsters, plan on attending. Auditions start promptly at 5 p.m. Being a character actor will require interacting with children, improvisation, and sharing your love for learning with them. Must be 16 or older to apply.
First Friday Family Date Night - Oregon Trail
Friday, April 7
5 to 8 p.m.


It's time to gather your supplies! The museum's turning into the Oregon Trail for the April First Friday Family Date Night. Visit the museum on the first Friday of the month, when we stay open late and plan fun activities for the whole family. Challenges inspired by the Oregon Trail game will be set up throughout the museum, including a chance to ford the river in a canoe and hunt for bear and elk, while supplies last.

First Friday Family Date Nights are included with museum admission and FREE to member families.

Dinner on the Dark Side: Honoring The 501st Central Garrison
Saturday, April 22
6 to 9 p.m.


This family-friendly night of Star Wars themed food and activities includes all-ages Jedi Training sessions, a 501st Legion costume exhibition, and interaction with costumed characters. Members of the 501st Central Garrison will be honored that evening for their volunteer work. Tickets are $35 for non-members, $30 for members. Purchase tickets here or call 402-342-6164. A limited number of tickets are available. 
Little Scientist Day
Tuesday, April 25
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


As a part of the Nebraska Science Festival, we're encouraging hands-on exploration of scientific concepts all day at the museum! Young scientists can enjoy interactive science shows, demonstrations, and hands-on experimenting, while supplies last.

Little Scientists Day is included with museum admission and FREE to member families.