Saturday, October 5 & Sunday, October 6 " 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Take part in the Global Cardboard Challenge, an annual event that invites kids from around the world to design and build original creations using cardboard, recycled materials and their imaginations. Kids will collaborate to invent and construct forts, games, gadgets, robots, rocket ships and much more! The event is part of Global Day of Play, a worldwide celebration of child creativity and the role of communities in fostering imaginative play.
Monday, October 14 " 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Explore an intriguing assortment of 3-D design and construction challenges big and small! Build huge Stick Structures from wooden dowels, rubber bands, fabric and other intriguing loose parts. Create structures that are large enough to climb inside and construct a giant cube that stands up on its own! Also invent elaborate Confection Constructions by connecting marshmallows and toothpicks, and join together spools and sticks to tackle clever Tinker Toy creations.
Tuesday, October 22 - Friday, October 25 " 10:00 AM - Noon
Tuesday, October 29 - Thursday, October 31 " 10:00 AM - Noon
Experiment with slime, dress up, create spooky creatures and have other frightful fun in Discovery Studio, the Museums hands-on art and science exploration space.
Saturday, October 26 " 10:00 AM - Noon
Lizards and snakes and frogs, oh my! Kids come in costume and meet some captivating critters prickly, hairy but not too scary!
Sunday, October 27 " 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Play bewitching games galore, have hands-on fun with imaginative arts and witch crafts, explore an eerie environment, mix it up in the mad scientists laboratory and much more. Come in costume and have a blast at the biggest Halloween bash around!