Ongoing Programs for Children


Join us for our regularly-scheduled, daily programs for infants, toddlers, preschoolers and school-aged children.

All programs are free with museum admission unless otherwise noted and are subject to change without notice. Space may be limited. First-come, first-served. Ages are recommendations and may vary depending on the activity. (i.e. small parts, ages 5 and older).


3:30 – 4:00 pm
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

Take part in an interactive read-aloud of a story specifically curated to increase your child’s understanding of the museum’s featured themes and seasonal celebrations. Suitable for children ages 5 – 10.

children and parents sitting listening to a book reader
Toddler Tales

9:30 – 10:00 am

10:00 – 10:30 am
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

In Tot Town®, ignite your little one’s imagination and pre-literacy skills with an interactive read-aloud, finger plays and puppets. Suitable for children ages 2 – 4.

Music Makers

9:30 – 10:00 am
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Tuesday and Thursday

Pick up an instrument and strike up the band with musical explorations that make you move.

Discovery Stations

11:00 am – noon

3:00 – 4:00 pm
Every Day, excluding Wednesdays

Our knowledgeable Educators get out in the exhibit galleries and lead fun and engaging investigations which inspire exciting STEAM discoveries. 


1:30 – 2:00 pm

Meet the friendly dog assisting in a unique story time that helps children build social-emotional skills and become caring, calm and confident citizens.