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.

Mad Science Lab

Zzzzzap! What are some of the effects of static electricity? “Dr. B” will rub up some electrons and maybe give someone a shock!

Saturday Morning Open Clay Studio

Age: 3 and up with adult; $5.00 Fee for 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 material, firing, and glazing fee will apply.

Super Saturday: Make Sparks!

Generate sparks and make your hair stand on end as we play with static electricity today!

Saturday Afternoon Open Clay Studio

Age: 3 and up with adult; $5.00 Fee for 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 material, firing, and glazing fee will apply.