Children's Museum

Currently Closed

Let's Go Outside

This new series explores the many beautiful plants and flowers in our own backyards! New projects will be posted often, so keep checking back, and sharing what you're making, here and on our social media channels, FacebookInstagram and Twitter

Pumpkin Mindfulness

Laura shows us how she uses a pumpkin to take a deep breath and relax.

Parts of a Pumpkin
Let's explore pumpkins inside and out!

Pumpkins & Your 5 Senses
Join Laura to learn more about pumpkins through touch, sight, sound, smell, and taste.

Garbage Gardening
Learn how to grow new plants from food scraps.

Asparagus
Asparagus is one of the first vegetables ready to harvest in the spring!

Pansies
Pansies are one of the earliest spring flowers. Let's take a look!

Tulips
Learn about these beautiful flowers and even hear a few flowers jokes!

Dandelions
Did you dandelions can be used to make salads or tea?

Starting Seeds
Check out Laura's tips for starting sunflower seeds inside.

Seedling Tent
Laura starts many of our Garden plamts in her office. Let's learn now she does it.

Compost
Laura adds compost to our garden to get it ready for garden season!

Dandelions
Did you know that dandelions are edible?

Planting Peas
How to start pea plants indoors. 

Transplanting Peas
It's time to transplant the peas that have been growing indoors!

Trellising Peas
It's time to transplant the peas that have been growing indoors!

Robins
You've probably seen robins in your own yard. Let's learn more about them!

Digging for Worms
Let's dig for worms with Laura!

First Signs of Spring
Let's look for crocuses and daffodils, some of the first flowers to come up in the spring.