Preschool Programs

Budding Bookworms every Monday! 

Storytime 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: 

I hope you’re taking notes. December is all about Music!

Monday, December 2nd: Music Class Today by David Weinstone followed by creating your own “reed” instrument.

Monday, December 9th: Meet the Orchestra by Ann Hayes followed by making your own string instrument.

Monday, December 16th: Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin by Llyod Moss followed by investigating how air moves through a trumpet to make sound.

Monday, December 23rd: Just a Little Music by Mercer Mayer followed by discovering what a kazoo is.

Monday, December 30th: Max Found Two Sticks by Brian Pinkney followed by exploring how percussion instruments make sound and build your own drum.

 

On the Move! January is all about Kinesiology

Monday, January 6th: Closed for Maintenance

Monday, January 13th: Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina  followed by practicing and learning about balance.

Monday, January 20th: I Can Play by Betsy Snyder followed by learning about basketball and practicing our free throws.

Monday, January 27th: Strong as Sandow: How Eugen Sandow Became the Strongest Man on Earth by Don Tate followed by making and learning about weights.

 

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:

I hope you’re taking notes. December is all about Music!

Friday, December 6th: Your daily dose of flutes and veggies! Make a pan flute to investigate different tones!

Friday, December 13th: Let’s Shake it up! Learn what’s inside a maraca and make your own!

Friday, December 20th: Toot your own horn! Discover how a trombone changes notes without key and make your own slide instrument.

Friday, December 27th: Jingle Bells! Explore how bells work and make your own bell bracelet.

 

On the Move! January is all bout Kinesiology

Friday, January 3rd: Be a Warrior! Explore how to stretch and do some yoga.

Friday, January 10th: Can you balance? Find out if you can balance yourself and objects with a game!

Friday, January 17th: GOOOOOOOOAL! Try your foot at soccer and learn how sports help you excercise!

Friday, January 24th: Pick up some weights ! Investigate how weights help your muscles grow!

Friday, January 31st: Let’s dance! Have a dance party to end the month!

 

Budding Program is now every Saturday!

I hope you’re taking notes. December is all about Music!

Saturday, December 7th: Your daily dose of flutes and veggies! Make a pan flute to investigate different tones!

Saturday, December 14th: Meet the Orchestra by Ann Hayes followed by making your own string instrument.

Saturday, December 21st: Toot you own horn! Discover how a trombone changes notes without keys and make your own slide instrument.

Saturday, December 28th: Max Found Two Sticks by Brian Pinkney followed by exploring how drums make sound and make your own!

 

On the Move! January is all bout Kinesiology

Saturday, January 4th: Good Monrning Yoga by Miriam Gates followed by practicing some simple yoga poses.

Saturday, January 11th: Can you balance? Find out if you can balance yourself and objects with a game!

Saturday, January 18th: Strong as Sandow: How Eugen Sandow Became the Strongest Man on Earth by Don Tate followed by making and learning about weights.

Saturday, January 25th: Let’s dance! Have a dance party to end the month!

 

 

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