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September 2017

Museum Closed

September 25
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Mini Masterminds

September 26 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Mini Masterminds Rainbow Art. Children will use fine motor skills and paint brushes to move salt and discover the rainbow underneath. Inquisitive little minds get a head start on developing problem solving and mathematical skills with these short activities suitable for ages 2 and up. Matching, sorting, counting up and down, fine motor skills, and shape recognition and other topics will be explored. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Boogie Bash

September 26 at 11:00 am

Fall Fun Autumn is here, and we will be celebrating the season with fingerplays and creative movement activities including dancing with scarves and marching with rhythm instruments. Available for young toddlers and children up to 5 years old, Boogie Bash provides children with a preliminary introduction to the space around them, encourages cooperation, promotes social interaction, develops a sense of rhythm, strengthens listening skills and enhances language development. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Lego Read and Build

September 27 at 11:30 am

Lego Read and Build (Let’s Go! Vroom!) The combination of construction play and reading has been shown to increase a child’s physical, cognitive and emotional development while encouraging them to use their creativity, imagination and dexterity. Join us during our short story time, building compatible activities with Lego® Duplo® blocks and accessories. Best for ages 3-6. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Shadow Puppet Theatre

September 28 at 11:00 am

When the Leaf Blew In, Steve Metzger This humorous autumn tale shows all the ruckus that happens just from a leaf blowing into the barn! Shadow Puppet Theatre present an introduction to storytelling elements which allows our readers and audience to interact directly with each other, children of all ages are enchanted with the animated shadows.

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Drummer Dan Egger-Belandria

September 28 at 11:30 am

Drummer Dan Egger-Belandria will be here for The Woodlands Arts Council outreach program on Thursday September 29th at 11:30.  Children will have an opportunity to interact with Dan with one of our 6 drums.  Dan has worked with The Woodlands Arts Council for many years doing high-energy, educational drum workshops with many different audiences including children.

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Drummer Dan Egger-Belandria

September 28 at 11:30 am

Drummer Dan Egger-Belandria will be here for The Woodlands Arts Council outreach program on Thursday September 29th at 11:30.  Children will have an opportunity to interact with Dan with one of our 6 drums.  Dan has worked with The Woodlands Arts Council for many years doing high-energy, educational drum workshops with many different audiences including children.

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Storybook Theatre

September 29 at 11:00 am

Storybook Theatre presents, Sneeze, Big Bear, Sneeze, Maureen Wright Autumn has arrived, and Big Bear thinks his sneezing is what’s causing leaves and apples to fall from the trees and geese to fly away! Introduce your child to the wonder of reading and instill a love of books at an early age. Storybook Theatre combines your favorite childhood books with songs, rhymes and finger plays which are meant to promote early literacy and enhance language development.

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October 2017

Museum Closed

October 2
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Boogie Bash

October 3 at 11:00 am

“Animal Action” Children will engage in fun fingerplays and creative movement activities celebrating the animal kingdom and how different creatures move! Available for young toddlers and children up to 5 years old, Boogie Bash provides children with a preliminary introduction to the space around them, encourages cooperation, promotes social interaction, develops a sense of rhythm, strengthens listening skills and enhances language development. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Science Madness

October 4 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In Science Madness,  we are experimenting with Invisible Ink. We will be exploring the process of color resistance with water colors and crayon wax. Get hands on with these short science activities, which are suitable for all ages. Even the youngest scientists will enjoy exploring their world through these interactive explorations. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Shadow Puppet Theatre

October 5 at 11:00 am

Alice in Wonderland, Disney version of the Lewis Carroll classic Based on the classic tale, children will delight in Alice’s adventures in Wonderland. Puppet Theatre present an introduction to storytelling elements which allows our readers and audience to interact directly with each other, children of all ages are enchanted with the animated shadows.

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Mad Hatter Tea Party

October 6 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Mad Hatter Tea Party Friday October 6th 10am-2pm Enjoy high tea and decorate cookies with the Mad Hatter and the Queen of Hearts! in a room filled with Alice in Wonderland’s whimsy! Art projects, whimsical photo booth, face painting and much more… Don’t be late for a very important date!

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Storybook Theatre

October 6 at 11:00 am

Storybook Theatre presents, Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. Join us for this whimsical classic tale of Alice’s adventures! 11am and Noon. Introduce your child to the wonder of reading and instill a love of books at an early age. Storybook Theatre combines your favorite childhood books with songs, rhymes and finger plays which are meant to promote early literacy and enhance language development.

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LEGO®ology

October 7 at 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

LEGO®ology- Sort to Recyle The children will be making blue tooth powered recycle sorting machines that will be coded and operated through the WeDO 2.0 program. Calling all Engineers and Scientists to join us as we explore Lego®ology, the study of Legos®. We will be navigating through Science concepts, such as geology, simple machines, and chemistry, using Legos® as our tools.  

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Museum Open for Columbus Day

October 9 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mini Masterminds

October 10 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In Mini Masterminds, we are learning with Sorting Sleuths. Children will classify and sort objects by color, shape, size, and other characteristics. Inquisitive little minds get a head start on developing problem solving and mathematical skills with these short activities suitable for ages 2 and up. Matching, sorting, counting up and down, fine motor skills, and shape recognition and other topics will be explored. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Fire Prevention Week & Fire Truck Visit

October 10 at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Fire Prevention Week (October 9th-14th) The Woodlands Firefighters and Fire Truck will be here Tuesday, October 10th from 10:30am-12:30pm. The Museum will recognize Fire Prevention Week (October 9th-14th) with art projects in the Muse we will have a special visit by the firefighters and the firetruck from The Woodlands Fire Department. Free with cost of admittance.

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Boogie Bash

October 10 at 11:00 am

Join us for Boogie Bash as we move and dance to “Nursery Rhyme Bop” Join us as we celebrate nursery rhymes with fingerplays and creative movement activities, including yoga poses for some of our favorite rhymes. Available for young toddlers and children up to 5 years old, Boogie Bash provides children with a preliminary introduction to the space around them, encourages cooperation, promotes social interaction, develops a sense of rhythm, strengthens listening skills and enhances language development. No reservation needed.…

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Crazy About Critters

October 11 at 11:30 am

Crazy About Critters DUE TO NATURE OF ANIMAL BEHAVIOR….. THE ANIMALS THAT VISIT US ARE CHOSEN THE DAY THEY COME, SO WE DO NOT KNOW WHO OUR SURPRISE VISITOR(s) WILL BE UNTIL THAT MORNING. TGR Exotics What happens when a turtle outgrows its shell? How many quills does a hedgehog have? Find out answers to these questions and more as you get up close and personal with these crazy critters.

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World Sight Day

October 12 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

World Sight Day Thursday, October 12th 10am-2pm We would like to ask the people coming to bring in all of their old sunglasses and eyeglasses to be donated to those who are in need. Free Eye Exams from Child and Family Eye Center.

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Shadow Puppet Theatre

October 12 at 11:00 am

Shadow Puppet Theatre presents, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault In this delightful rhythmic classic, all the letters of the alphabet race to the top of the coconut tree and wind up tumbling down from the weight…hence, Chicka Chicka…BOOM! BOOM! Shadow Puppet Theatre is an introduction to storytelling elements which allows our readers and audience to interact directly with each other, children of all ages are enchanted with the animated shadows. Free with paid admittance.

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Storybook Theatre

October 13 at 11:00 am

Storybook Theatre presents Stick and Stone, by Beth Ferry. This delightful story about friendship and kindness conveys a gentle anti-bullying message to children. October is National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. Storybook Theatre introduces your child to the wonder of reading and instill a love of books at an early age. Storybook Theatre combines your favorite childhood books with songs, rhymes and finger plays which are meant to promote early literacy and enhance language development.

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12 For 2 Second Saturday Workshops

October 14 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

12 For 2 Second Saturday Workshops All Hallow’s Eve . Ages 5 – 8 Saturday October 14th 10:00am-Noon Children explore a Celtic influence on Halloween festivities creating assorted art projects reflecting various art mediums. Just TWELVE dollars for TWO hours presents a fast-paced, fun-packed Saturday morning experience. Come join us for artful experiences that are surely to start the day out right. Dwell in the possibilities…

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Museum Closed

October 16
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Pre Sale Tickets for SpookTacular available.

October 17 at 10:00 am

SpookTacular Tuesday October 31st 10am-5pm New Time. Enjoy a special Monster Mash Boogie Bash, spooky games, experiments, entertainment and much more! Perfect for the little ones. Adults and children one year and older: Non Members $8, Members $2. Museum open only for SpookTacular. Presale tickets available Oct. 17th.

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Boogie Bash

October 17 at 10:30 am

Join us for Boogie Bash as we move with “Scarves and Ribbon Dancing”. We will be exploring rhythm and movement by dancing and moving creatively with colorful scarves and rainbow ribbons to a variety of music styles. Available for young toddlers and children up to 5 years old, Boogie Bash provides children with a preliminary introduction to the space around them, encourages cooperation, promotes social interaction, develops a sense of rhythm, strengthens listening skills and enhances language development. No reservation…

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LEGO®ology

October 18 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

LEGO®ology- Exploring Wheel and Axels. We will be using Legos® to explore how wheels and axels operate and make life easier in our everyday lives. Calling all Engineers and Scientists to join us as we explore Lego®ology, the study of Legos®. We will be navigating through Science concepts, such as geology, simple machines, and chemistry, using Legos® as our tools.

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Diwali & Bollywood Dancing

October 19 at 10:30 am

Diwali & Bollywood Dancing. Thursday, October 19th 10am-5pm. Diwali is the Hindu five-day festival of lights that welcomes in the lunar new year. Join us for a special art project and reading in Storybook Theatre as well as Bollywood dancing at 10:30am. Free with admission.

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Shadow Puppet Theatre

October 19 at 11:00 am

Shadow Puppet Theatre presents, It’s Pumpkin Time, by Zoe Hall. A brother and sister take us from seeds in the pumpkin patch to carving a jack-o-lantern, illustrating where pumpkins come from in this seasonal story. Shadow Puppet Theatre is an introduction to storytelling elements which allows our readers and audience to interact directly with each other, children of all ages are enchanted with the animated shadows. Free with paid admittance.

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Storybook Theatre

October 20 at 11:00 am

Storybook Theatre presents Fletcher and the Falling Leaves, by Julia Rawlinson. Fletcher, an adorable little fox, worries about his favorite tree being sick as its leaves turn brown and fall. Children, along with Fletcher, will learn about the beauty in the changing seasons. Storybook Theatre introduces your child to the wonder of reading and instill a love of books at an early age. Storybook Theatre combines your favorite childhood books with songs, rhymes and finger plays which are meant to…

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Prelude Sing-A-Long Family Concert

October 20 at 11:30 am

Prelude Sing-A-Long Family Concert Friday October 20th, 11:30am Come join in a Prelude Family interactive musical experience with a sing-a-long concert. A perfect partnership for the museum, Prelude believes that music helps build community, heals souls and helps children and parents bond. Free with admission. Prelude Music Classes for Children was founded by husband and wife team, Ana Treviño-Godfrey and Jonathan Godfrey. The acclaimed opera singer and renowned violinist also are the founders of Mercury Orchestra and believe that every…

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Museum Closed

October 23
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Mini Masterminds

October 24 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

In Mini Masterminds, we are learning with Texture Tots. We will be using our sense of touch to explore common and uncommon textures. Inquisitive little minds get a head start on developing problem solving and mathematical skills with these short activities suitable for ages 2 and up. Matching, sorting, counting up and down, fine motor skills, and shape recognition and other topics will be explored. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Boogie Bash

October 24 at 11:00 am

Join us for Boogie Bash as we move with “Fitness Fun”. Children will be getting in shape with fun gross motor activities promoting fitness, following directions, and interacting with others. Available for young toddlers and children up to 5 years old, Boogie Bash provides children with a preliminary introduction to the space around them, encourages cooperation, promotes social interaction, develops a sense of rhythm, strengthens listening skills and enhances language development. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Lego Read and Build

October 25 at 11:30 am

Lego Read and Build. Lego’s Go! Vroom! We will be reading Let’s Go! Vroom! while building airplanes and race cars with Duplo® Legos®. The combination of construction play and reading has been shown to increase a child’s physical, cognitive and emotional development while encouraging them to use their creativity, imagination and dexterity. Join us during our short story time, building compatible activities with Lego® Duplo® blocks and accessories. Best for ages 3-6. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Shadow Puppet Theatre

October 26 at 11:00 am

Shadow Puppet Theatre presents, If You’re a Monster and You Know It, by Rebecca Emberley. This fun twist on “If You’re Happy and You Know It” follows some lively kid-friendly monsters as they stomp their paws and twitch their tails! Shadow Puppet Theatre is an introduction to storytelling elements which allows our readers and audience to interact directly with each other, children of all ages are enchanted with the animated shadows. Free with paid admittance.

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Storybook Theatre

October 27 at 11:00 am

Storybook Theatre presents Turkey Trick or Treat, by Wendi Silvano. This humorous tale follows Turkey and friends as they find a way to get Halloween candy just like the children are receiving from the farmers. Storybook Theatre introduces your child to the wonder of reading and instill a love of books at an early age. Storybook Theatre combines your favorite childhood books with songs, rhymes and finger plays which are meant to promote early literacy and enhance language development.  

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Science Madness

October 28 at 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

In Science Madness,  we are experimenting with Shiny Pennies. The children will explore the different chemical reactions on tarnished copper pennies. Get hands on with these short science activities, which are suitable for all ages. Even the youngest scientists will enjoy exploring their world through these interactive explorations. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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Museum Closed

October 30
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SpookTacular

October 31 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

SpookTacular 2017 SpookTacular Tuesday October 31st 10am-5pm The best Halloween fun is back at The Woodlands Children’s Museum! Enjoy spooky games, experiments, entertainment and much more all through the day.

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Boogie Bash

October 31 at 11:00 am

Join us for Boogie Bash as we move with “Monster Mash”. We’re celebrating Halloween with kid-friendly fingerplays, songs, and creative movement activities. Available for young toddlers and children up to 5 years old, Boogie Bash provides children with a preliminary introduction to the space around them, encourages cooperation, promotes social interaction, develops a sense of rhythm, strengthens listening skills and enhances language development. No reservation needed. Free with paid admission.

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November 2017

12 For 2 Second Saturday Workshops

November 11 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

12 For 2 Second Saturday Workshops FallTivities. Ages 5 – 8 Saturday November 11th 10:00am-Noon Experience various tactile activities such as printmaking with corn husks and pumpkin printing while discovering different ways to create pumpkins or turkeys.

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December 2017

Pancakes with Santa

December 9 at 8:00 am - 11:00 am

Pancakes with Santa Saturday 12/9/17 8:00am-11:00am Buffet breakfast, live music, art activities and printed photo with Santa, Christmas letter drop off, a treat from Santa’s sack and much more! Reservations required due to limited seating.

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Mrs. Claus’ Gingerbread House Workshop

December 13 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Mrs. Claus’ Gingerbread House Workshop Wednesday 12/13/17 10:00am-2:00pm Saturday 12/16/17 10:00am-2:00pm Spend the day with Mrs. Claus building your own gingerbread house with graham crackers and decorating it with icing and delicious candy. First come first serve.

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Mrs. Claus’ Gingerbread House Workshop

December 16 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Mrs. Claus’ Gingerbread House Workshop Saturday 12/16/17 10:00am-2:00pm Spend the day with Mrs. Claus building your own gingerbread house with graham crackers and decorating it with icing and delicious candy. First come first serve.

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