Preschool Programs

Budding Bookworms every Monday! 

Story time is now @ the Lab! Bring your preschooler to listen and enjoy an engaging story you both can talk about all day long together! Meet your friends and make new ones at this program included with the same day General Admission ticket.

Mondays at 11 am

This program is most appropriate for children ages 2-5, accompanied by an engaged adult.  Space is limited. First come, first served.

Dates Offered: 

Inches, Grams, and Ounces, Oh My! Measuring in October!

Monday, October 1st: Actual Size by Steve Jenkins followed by exploring how to measure and why it’s important!

Monday, October 8th: How Long or How Wide by Brian P. Cleary followed by comparing shoe sizes!

Monday, October 15th: Me and the Measure of Things by Joan Sweeney followed by a scavenger hunt around the Discovery Zone!

Monday, October 22nd: On the Scale, a Weighty Tale by Brian P. Cleary followed by measuring  in a different way!

Monday, October 29th: What is Volume? by Lisa Trumbauer followed by measuring with water!

Amazing Air and All It Can Do!

Monday, November 5th: Air is All Around You by Franklin M. Branley followed by folding a fan.

Monday, November 12th: Wind by Marion Dane Bauer followed by exploring what will blow your mind!

Monday, November 19th: Pop! A Book About Bubbles by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley followed by creating bubble prints

Monday, November 26th: Hot Air: The Mostly True of the First Hot-Air Balloon Ride by Marjorie Priceman followed by experimenting with hot and cold air.

 

Budding Scientist Every Friday!

Do you have a Budding Scientist? Join us at the Children’s Science Center Lab for a special program designed just for preschool aged children and an engaged accompanying adult!  This program is included with same day paid admission to the Children’s Science Center Lab.

Fridays at 11:00 am

This program is most appropriate for children ages 2-5, accompanied by an engaged adult.  Space is limited. First come, first served.

Dates Offered:

Inches, Grams, and Ounces, Oh My! Measuring In October.

Friday, October 5th: How Tall am I? 

Friday, October 12th: How far can you jump?

Friday, October 19th: Explore different sizes of objects and order them by size.

Friday, October 26th: Measure stuffed animals! Bring your favorite stuffed animal!

Amazing Air and All It Can Do

Friday, November 2nd: Let’s Go on an air hunt!

Friday, November 9th: What can blow a pinwheel?

Friday, November 16th: Race to the finish! How can air help in a boat race?

Friday, November 23rd: No Budding Scientists

Friday, November 30th: Get blown over! Create a wind sock to show how strong the wind is blowing.

 

Schedule and theme are subject to change. Please visit our Calendar of events.