December 2017 Events & Programs
Lafayette, Colorado – WOW! Children’s Museum (World of Wonder) today announced upcoming events and programs at the Museum for the month of December. Unless otherwise noted, all listed events and programs are included with Museum admission.
Colorado Gives Day – Tuesday, December 5th
Colorado Gives Day is a statewide movement to increase online giving and philanthropy through a 24-hour giving campaign. This Colorado Gives Day give where you live and double your donation! All donations made to WOW! Children’s Museum on Colorado Gives Day will support Forest of Light, our new sensory friendly exhibit. Scheduled to open summer 2018, the exhibit was designed in collaboration with and for the families and therapists who take part in our Sensory Friendly Playtime program. Donations will be generously matched (up to $20,000) by the Dodge Family Fund. Schedule your year-end gift today – coloradogives.org/WOWMuseum.
Mountain Kids Story Time – Thursday, December 7th
Miss Kristin from Mountain Kids Louisville will host a fun story time with bubbles, short stories and a sing-a-long with shakers. This active and engaging story time will make reading fun for young learners! Included with Museum admission.
Integral Steps Presents Music & Movement – Friday, December 8th
High energy, exciting and fun, this program allows children to dance and play through a combination of music, movement, biology, and art! This program is presented by Emma Shubin of Integral Steps and is included with Museum admission.
Yoga for Kids – December 13th and December 20th
Join us for a fun, encouraging beginner level yoga class for kids of all ages (toddlers too)! In this 30 minute session, kids will learn basic poses to create healthy energy, offer physical challenge, and inspire your imagination. No mat necessary, just bring a smile and wear comfortable shorts or pants. Parents are welcome to join too! Included with Museum admission.
Discovery Days Science Program – Tuesday, December 19th and Wednesday, December 20th
Science is for everyone, science is everywhere, and science is fun! This month, we’re learning through play with our favorite toys and games! WOW!’s Discovery Days program encourages free exploration of different monthly themes through multi-sensory science activities, dramatic role play, relevant math and reading opportunities, and craft projects. Discovery Days activities are included with Museum admission.
WOW!’s New Year’s Eve Parties – Sunday, December 31st
Party #1: 10:00am-12:00pm
Party #2: 1:00pm-3:00pm
Ring in the New Year at WOW! before bedtime and join us for our annual family-friendly New Year’s Eve celebration! Event activities include noisemaker crafts, face painting, the Bunny and Birdie Comedy Magic Show and refreshments – all leading up to a grand countdown to ring in 2018!
Tickets: $10 per child; $6 per Member child; $5 per adult. To purchase tickets: bit.ly/WOWNYE
- Christmas Eve – Closed
- Christmas Day – Closed
- New Year’s Eve – Party Event Only (tickets required)
- New Year’s Day – Closed