What's New?

Read Across America
Saturday, February 28
1:30-3pm
Join our friends from Stonehill College's Education Honor Society for an afternoon of stories, crafts and other activities.
 
St. Patrick's Day
Tuesday, March 17
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Celtic music, crafts and a little leprechaun magic. Best of all, wearin’ of the green will get you a special treat at the front desk!
Free with paid admission


Family Autism Night
Friday, April 3, 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.
New this session: Meet Bailey the Therapy Dog and his driver Jack from Dog Bones. Also, enjoy a special art activity in the Art Studio.

This program is
free but pre-registration is required. Call the Museum at 508-230-3789 to register
click here for more information
 

 
Weekly Programs - Free with Museum admission

 

PEEP Pre-school Science
10-10:45am
Tuesdays beginning 1/6 
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 success. 
 

Exploring Music
10-10:45am

Wednesdays beginning 1/7 
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!

Nature Discovery
10-10:45am

Thursdays beginning 1/8 
Dig into the fundamentals of gardening with Karen Cacciapuoti. 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.

Brick Builder
10-10:45am
Fridays beginning 1/9 (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
11-11:45am
Fridays beginning 1/16 
 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.