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WOW! is Going Back to School

WOW! is Going Back to School

Posted on August 30, 2017 | WOW! Children's Museum

Did you know that WOW! Children’s Museum can visit your school or homeschool group? These fun, educational experiences are a great way to bring hands-on activities to your classroom, school open house, or family science night....

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WOW! Summer Art Classes

WOW! Summer Art Classes

Posted on July 12, 2017 | WOW! Children's Museum

This summer, we are offering some great classes for young artists here at the Museum! Create a Self-Portrait – Tuesday, July 18th Time: 3:00pm-4:15pm Ages: K-3rd Grade We look at ourselves in the mirror every day,...

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Summer Art Classes at WOW!

Summer Art Classes at WOW!

Posted on May 31, 2017 | WOW! Children's Museum

  Art classes are back at WOW! Children’s Museum this summer, so bring your little artist into our studio! Make a Clay Fish – Tuesday, July 11th Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm Ages: K-3rd Grade Learn how to make an...

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Building Our World with Shapes

Building Our World with Shapes

Posted on April 18, 2017 | WOW! Children's Museum

In the Build It WOW! exhibit, children learn how different shapes form the basic building blocks of more complicated structures. A variety of building toys reinforce the learning of geometry, engineering, design, and technology through play....

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2017 NanoDays Celebration

2017 NanoDays Celebration

Posted on March 21, 2017 | WOW! Children's Museum

March 28th, March 29th & March 30th 10:00am-1:00pm Join us for NanoDays, celebrating the science of the small! Explore how to make things invisible, investigate new nano products and materials, make nano crafts to keep, and...

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Building and Learning

Building and Learning

Posted on February 20, 2017 | WOW! Children's Museum

Kids love to build with toys, and they learn a lot as they do so. Young children’s constructive and dramatic play provides a natural context for identifying, addressing, and solving engineering design problems. Building experiences connect...

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Celebrating Toys & Games

Celebrating Toys & Games

Posted on December 13, 2016 | WOW! Children's Museum

All through December, WOW! Children’s Museum celebrates toys and games because we understand that children learn through play! They learn about motion as they play in our Toddler Beach Exhibit by making a ball roll, fall,...

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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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Go Back to School with WOW!

Go Back to School with WOW!

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

Attention all teachers, PTA groups, and homeschoolers – bring your students to WOW! for your next field trip! In addition to the fun stuff that’s always on our exhibit floor, your visit can include a private...

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Where’s Spike?

Where’s Spike?

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

Hi, my name is Spike!  I’m a baby stegosaurus and the mascot of WOW!’s Investigating Dinosaurs exhibit.  I get to travel around to different events and classrooms to show kids that I’m the size and weight...

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