Q & A with Bugaboo’s Melissa Gad

Thank you to all the families who participated in the Bugaboo photo booth contest at the Children’s Museum’s Family Fair fundraiser! We’re thrilled to announce the winner of the Cameleon3 stroller raffle is… Patricia Figari! It will come in handy when her family welcomes a new addition later this year. After they joined us at […]

SOLD OUT – Musikgarten: Sing With Me – September 25th – December 11th @ 9:30am – 10:15am (Mondays)

Please Note: Musikgarten: Sing With Me Has Sold Out. This fall, join Marlene Markard from Markard Music for Musikgarten: Sing With Me! Through singing and rocking, rhythm exercises, traveling movement, active listening, instrument exploration, finger play, and other activities, this 12-week program is designed to prepare your little one for school and lay the foundation for music […]

Baby & Me – Tuesdays @ 11:30am – 12:30pm

Please Note: While the Museum is closed to the general public on Tuesdays, Baby & Me meets at 11:30am. “Baby & Me” is designed specifically for parents of infants. Moms, dads, and caregivers have the opportunity to meet other parents with children the same age. During the weekly session, led by Museum Educator Leah Oppenheimer, they […]

Tinkergarten – September 6th – October 25th @ 10:30am – 11:45am (Wednesdays)

Wednesdays this fall, families meet outdoors to connect and learn through play. In a 5-part class each week, Tinkergarten Leader, Jennie Skilbred, will facilitate an expert-designed play scenario, allowing children of various ages and needs to explore, problem solve, communicate, collaborate, and create together. Parents and caregivers learn, too, as we’ll share insight into your […]

Tot Spot – Wednesdays @ 10:45am – 11:45am

Your “Baby and Me” grad is happiest when he or she is moving all about and exploring! Celebrate your child’s newfound abilities and their increasing independence with Tot Spot! Led by the Museum’s Education Coordinator, Liz Bard, this weekly program provides toddlers with opportunities to explore, observe, and get moving in a program designed to encourage […]

Monday, August 21st – Sunday, August 27th

Please Note: The Museum is now open Monday – Sunday, 9am – 5pm Tuesday, August 22nd SOLD OUT – Pizza Night @ Amber Waves Farm 5:30 – 7pm We are thrilled to join our friends at Amber Waves Farm to celebrate the end of summer (and the upcoming school year) with our second ever Pizza […]

Musikgarten: Cycle of Seasons – Fall – September 21st – December 11th @ 3:45 – 4:30pm (Thursdays)

This fall, join Marlene Markard from Markard Music for Musikgarten: Cycle of Seasons! Promote a lifelong love of music while preparing your child for success in learning a musical instrument! Using music from around the world as a backdrop, the 12-week program cultivates music literacy through dance, movement, singing, instrument exploration, tonal and rhythmic patterns, active […]

Monday, August 14th – Sunday, August 20th

Please Note: The Museum is now open Monday – Sunday, 9am – 5pm Wednesday, August 16th 2-For-1 Museum Mini Golf 3pm – 5pm Hit the kid-sized links every Wednesday afternoon!* Families can enjoy our science-themed mini golf course with a special 2-for-1 rate! Cost: $5 for the rental of two clubs. *Weather permitting. SOLD OUT […]

Q & A With Lauren Tepper

Museum educator, Lauren Tepper recently earned the highest honor a Girl Scout can receive—the Gold Award—for her program, Project Empowerment. Working with the Museum’s Director of Community Outreach, Leah Oppenheimer, Lauren spent over 80 hours creating and facilitating the weekly reading group designed to promote self-esteem and and literacy skills in middle school children. The project […]

August 2017 – Letter From The President

Dear Friend, Next month, the Children’s Museum is hosting a “Baby Gear Swap” where new and expectant parents can stock up on items they’ll need for their new baby. If you’re like me, you have boxes of baby stuff in your basement, attic or closet that you would love to get out of the house […]