February 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 February. Unless otherwise noted, all listed events and programs are included with Museum admission.
Yoga for Kids – Every Wednesday in February
Join us for a fun, encouraging beginner level yoga class for all ages (toddlers too)! In this 30 minute session, you’ll learn basic poses that help 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.
Mountain Kids Story Time – Thursday, February 2nd
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, February 10th
High energy, exciting and fun, this program allows children to dance and play through a combination of music, movement, biology, and art! This music and movement program is presented by Emma Shubin of Integral Steps and is included with Museum admission.
Build It WOW! Exhibit Opens – Tuesday, February 14th
Build it square, build it strong! Build it curved, build it sticky! Build it together, build it big! Build it WOW!
In the revamped Build It WOW! Exhibit, children have the opportunity to learn how different shapes form the basic building blocks of more complicated structures. Children can learn about geometry, spatial relationships, balance, and stability. Visitors can also explore different ways objects can connect to each other. While creating, children practice the skills of imagining, planning, executing, and modifying ideas which sets an early foundation for STEM learning. The Build It WOW! Exhibit is on display through September 2017.
Chinese New Year Celebration – Monday, February 20th
Welcome the Year of the Rooster with Chinese New Year crafts and a traditional and lively lion dance performance by the Shaolin Hung Mei Kung Fu Association. This cultural program is included with Museum admission and is generously sponsored by the Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission.
Discovery Days Science Program – Tuesday, February 21st and Wednesday, February 22nd
Time: 10:00am-12:00pm each day
Science is for everyone, science is everywhere, and science is fun! 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. This month, we’re celebrating the opening of our Build It WOW! Exhibit and are learning about shapes, architecture and building. Discovery Days activities are included with Museum admission.