Kids launch elves with an air powered E-3000 cannon!

It was certainly an elfin’ good time launching elf’s with the Museum’s all powered E-3000 cannon on Tuesday, November 22nd. Not only did Museum visitor’s enjoy this exciting activity, but so did the staff! Visitor’s were creating their own personal elf craft made out of pipe insulation. After they’re creation was complete they took it…

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Making Everyday Activities into Learning Games

Children are constantly learning. What may seem like an ordinary daily activity to you can be an opportunity for your child to discover understandings about the world around him and develop skills to build on. Our job as caregivers is to provide opportunities and support for these discoveries. Here are a few activities you can…

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Outdoor Fun

“Rainbow in a Box” is a great scavenger hunt that siblings or friends from a variety of ages can enjoy. (Adapted from The Siblings’ Busy Book. You may remember the authors’ visit to the museum in April.) First use different colored markers to draw a few 1/2-inch dots on the bottom of a shoe box.…

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