Mini Maker Pop-ups
Be the first to try out some of the Museum's new MakerSpace programs. Meet us at the intersection of art, science and technology as we explore a variety of new activities
ranging from jewelry making to robots and more. We'll experience share ideas, learn new skills, try new things and experience epic fails on the way to making some really cool projects
Here are a few up-coming programs:Making Music - Friday, April 3, Noon-2pm
*Look for more programs to POP-UP in the coming months
Classics Come to Life
Wednesday, April 8, 11am-2pm
What books do you love to share with your child? Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar? How about Strega Nona by Tomie DePaolo? These are some of the stories that have inspired us to dedicate a day to classic
children’s books. We’ll read the stories
and enjoys crafts and games inspired by these beloved tales
Family Autism Night
Friday, April 17, 5:30-8pm
The Museum will be open exclusively to families with children 10 and under
on the Autism Spectrum giving them an opportunity to explore the Museum’s hands-on exhibits in a less overwhelming atmosphere.
This program is free but pre-registration is required. Call the Museum at 508-230-3789 to register.
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April Vacation Week - Mini Maker Week
Join The Children’s Museum in Easton for a
family-friendly celebration of invention, creativity and resourcefulness. Meet Makers who will be sharing their
knowledge and talents through demonstrations and hands-on activities. We’ll meet different Makers each day and
explore a variety of projects from robots to textiles, circuits to jewelry
making. It will be a week of sharing
ideas, learning new skills and, of course, hands-on fun.
Weekly Programs - Free with Museum admission
PEEP Pre-school Science
Test, investigate and have fun. Working with
Krissy, junior scientists will explore hands-on, exciting and sometimes messy
experiments, reinforcing science-based skills needed for future academic
Participate in a variety of creative musical activities with Kerry, including singing, rhythm-making, dramatic interpretation, listening and learning about many different forms and styles of music and lots of movement!
Explore plants, nature and green living through hands-on activities, stories and games designed to introduce children and caregivers to the beauty and wonder of the natural world. Inclement weather means the class will be held inside.
Fridays (no class April 3rd)
Build your child’s imagination and strengthen their Science, Technology,
Engineering and Math skills in this guided class. Each week your
child will be presented with a different challenge and encouraged to solve it
creatively using LEGOs™, DUPLOs™ and other building materials.
The Big Picture
Sometimes art is more dynamic when lots of people
are involved! Each week your child will work on a piece of a project that will
combine everyone’s efforts to make something really special. This class builds
social skills and stresses the importance of teamwork.