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Help Us Win #WealthIsAbout Grants Contest

Help Us Win #WealthIsAbout Grants Contest

Posted on October 28, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

We’re excited to announce that WOW! Children’s Museum has been named a finalist in First Western Trust’s Boulder #WealthIsAbout Grants Contest. This contest gives us a chance to win a $7,000 cash grant for our organization. $7,000...

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November 2016 – Events & Programs

November 2016 – Events & Programs

Posted on October 27, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

Lafayette, Colorado – WOW! Children’s Museum (World of Wonder) today announced upcoming events and programs at the Museum for the month of November. Unless otherwise noted, all listed events and programs are included with Museum admission....

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WOW! Children’s Museum Awarded $46,207 from SCFD Tier III

WOW! Children’s Museum Awarded $46,207 from SCFD Tier III

Posted on October 20, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

Lafayette, Colorado – WOW! Children’s Museum (World of Wonder) is pleased to announce that the Museum has received $46,207 in grants from the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD), Tier III. This year, WOW! has received...

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Vote Yes on 4B

Vote Yes on 4B

Posted on October 18, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

Since 1989, SCFD (Scientific & Cultural Facilities District) has distributed revenue from a 0.1% sales and use tax to cultural facilities throughout the seven-county Denver metropolitan area – including WOW! Children’s Museum! This year, SCFD funding...

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Bare Bones

Bare Bones

Posted on October 14, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

  Have you noticed those x-rays on the light table next to The Little Clinic Exhibit? They show real bones, just like the ones in your skeleton. Some of the pictures show broken bones. Ouch, that...

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Spotlight on Exhibit Guides

Spotlight on Exhibit Guides

Posted on October 11, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

This month in the Volunteer Voice, we would like to highlight one of the volunteer positions available at WOW! Children’s Museum. Our Exhibit Guides are here to help provide a supplemental activity related to an exhibit on...

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WOW! Children’s Museum Launches Play for All Initiative

WOW! Children’s Museum Launches Play for All Initiative

Posted on October 5, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

Lafayette, Colorado – WOW! Children’s Museum (World of Wonder) is committed to making the Museum accessible to ALL children in our community, regardless of financial constraints. To serve even more children and families in financial need,...

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October 2016 – Events & Programs

October 2016 – Events & Programs

Posted on September 27, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

Lafayette, Colorado – WOW! Children’s Museum (World of Wonder) today announced upcoming events and programs at the Museum for the month of October. Unless otherwise noted, all listed events and programs are included with Museum admission....

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Vote for WOW! – Best of Boulder East County Awards

Vote for WOW! – Best of Boulder East County Awards

Posted on September 22, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

It’s that time of year to vote for WOW! in the 2016 Best of Boulder East County Awards presented by Boulder Weekly!  We would appreciate your vote in the Best Museum and Best Nonprofit categories.  We’ve...

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WOW!’s Halloween Party – October 30th

WOW!’s Halloween Party – October 30th

Posted on September 20, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

WOW! is throwing a Halloween bash and you’re invited! Dress up in costume and come to the Museum for family friendly Halloween crafts, spooky science experiments, giveaways, snacks provided by Happy Family, photo station with Tricia...

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