the basics

All workshops for this grade level are 10:30 am – 12:30 pm and held in the Children’s Museum.


$8 for members
$10 for non-members

Museum admission is not included.

Please call our Admissions team at 412.322.5058 to purchase tickets for all workshops. 

workshop schedule

Sunday, November 20

Soap Carving

Learn how to carve a design or object from ordinary soap and make a soap sculpture to take home.

Sunday, December 4

Design Challenge

After you devise a new invention to make life easier, plan, experiment, build and test it out using new and recycled materials.

Sunday, December 18

Intro to Sewing Machines

Learn the basics of using a sewing machine – setting it up, sewing straight and curved lines, and different ways to attach fabric. You’ll leave with the confidence to sew all on your own.