July 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 July. Unless otherwise noted, all listed events and programs are included with Museum admission.
Get Growing Garden Program with Ollin Farms – Thursday, July 6th
Join the farmers from Ollin Farms for our hands-on summer garden program series. Kids are invited to explore our outdoor garden, help plant and harvest veggies, and learn what plants need to grow! The garden program in included with Museum admission.
Mountain Kids Story Time – Thursday, July 13th
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.
Nutrition Know-How with Natural Grocers – Thursday, July 13th
In this hands-on nutrition program, children will make a pizza kabob while learning about what makes a balanced and nutritious meal. The “Nutrition Know-How” program is presented by Helen Dohrman, CN, Natural Grocers Lafayette Health Coach and is included with Museum admission.
Integral Steps Presents Music & Movement – Friday, July 14th
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.
Sensory Friendly Playtime – Sunday, July 16th
Sensory Friendly Playtime is a special Museum event for children with autism spectrum or sensory processing disorders. WOW! will limit admission to 20 families, turn down sounds and lights, and provide adaptive equipment to offer a safe and fun experience for all! Reservations are required and space is limited. To reserve your space visit: http://wowchildrensmuseum.org/visit/sensory-friendly-playtime. Admission is free thanks to our donor supported Play for All Initiative and sponsors KidSpot Pediatric Therapies and Brain Balance of Superior and Longmont!
Discovery Days Science Program – Tuesday, July 18th & Wednesday, July 19th
At this month’s Discovery Days program, we’re learning about water and bubbles as we make a splash! 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.
Music Lingua Demo Class – Thursday, July 20th
Come join this “Life in the Ocean” themed demo class and see how you and your child can learn Spanish through music, movement, storytelling and art! Classes are taught in thematic units and geared for kids up to age 8. Included with Museum admission.
Exploration Universe Science Program – Friday, July 28th
Science is for everyone, science is everywhere, and science is fun! Join Exploration Universe for hands-on science experiments and activities. All ages are welcome to participate! This special science program is included with Museum admission.
*WOW! will be closed on Tuesday, July 4th