Calendar of Events

Play Pal Activities

Our Play Pals will be on hand to help families play, learn, and have fun! They might have an activity, project, or craft - it changes daily! Look for our Play Pals in the Great Hall or the exhibit galleries.

Love Your Animals Day

Treat your favorite stuffed animal to a special day at the Museum. Learn how to brush and clean them, and then make a pretty necklace for them. Get tips on how to care for real pets, too.

Saturday Morning Open Clay Studio

Age: 3 and up with adult; $5.00 Fee for clay projects you keep. $2.50 for air-dry projects you keep.
Come get your hands dirty in the clay studio!  Families can explore a variety of clay and experiment with different building techniques. Try your hands at the pottery wheel with fifteen minutes of individual instruction time. There is no charge to play; if you’d like to keep certain projects a $5.00 or $2.50 material, firing, and glazing fee will apply.

Saturday Afternoon Open Clay Studio

Age: 3 and up with adult; $5.00 fee for clay projects you keep and a $2.50 fee for air-dry projects you keep.
Come get your hands dirty in the clay studio!  Families can explore a variety of clay and experiment with different building techniques. Try your hands at the pottery wheel with fifteen minutes of individual instruction time. There is no charge to play; if you’d like to keep certain projects a $5.00 or $2.50 material, firing, and glazing fee will apply.