Think ahead! Here’s what’s happening this week at Thinkery. Come join the fun!
Sunday, December 25, all day
Monday, December 26 (General Admission from 9 am–5 pm)
Not a Box!, 9:45–10:30 am, ages 12–24 months
Not a Box!, 10:45–11:30 am, ages 24–36 months
Not a Box!, 11:45 am–12:30 pm, ages 36–48 months
Embark on an amazing adventure into the imagination! And guess what? All you need to take you there is a cardboard box. This imaginative, engaging program begins with “It’s Not a Box”—a book by Antoinette Portis—and ends wherever your little one’s imagination takes them.
Wednesday, December 28
Art Start: Modern Artists, 9:45 am, ages 12–24 months
Art Start: Modern Artists, 10:45 am, ages 24–36 months
Let’s explore famous artists by investigating their work! We’ll study modern female artists like Yayoi Kusama, Alma Thomas and Georgia O’Keeffe—and let their use of lines, color and shape inspire our own works of art.
Community Night, 4–8 pm, all ages
MAKE and DO at Community Night! Every Wednesday, Thinkery stays open late for families to discover new ideas and learn together. Admission during Community Night is by donation, with a suggested $1 donation.
Friday, December 30
Tinkering Tots: Soundscape, 9:45 am, 24–36 months
Tinkering Tots: Soundscape, 10:45 am, 36–48 months
Let’s play with natural and recycled materials to create sound in unexpected ways! We’ll explore volume, rhythm and acoustics as we create the narrative to our sound story.
Saturday, December 31
Noon Year’s Eve Balloon Drop & Bubble Wrap Stomp
On New Year’s Eve, head to Thinkery for our first-ever, family-friendly Noon Year’s Eve Balloon Drop & Bubble Wrap Stomp! We’ll ring in 2017 a wee bit early with winter crafts, “snowball” fights, special performances and TWO separate balloon drops (12 pm and 2 pm). Why wait until midnight? The countdown to noon is on!