the basics

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

A parent or caregiver is required to attend the workshop along with the participant. One parent or caregiver is included in the child workshop ticket.


$8 for members
$10 for non-members

To receive the member price, please use code MEMWORK$2.  Membership will be verified when you visit.

Museum admission is not included.

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Workshop prices are subsidized by generous support from the Howmet Aerospace Foundation.

workshop schedule

Potion Bottles
January 21
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Conjure up some magic and customize your very own potion! You’ll mix up some fun and create a potion, decorate a vial and add some flair.

How Big Is a Building?
January 28
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Come build with us! Design, create and move about in this architectural adventure.

February 4
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
There are so many ways to make a painting come to life –  collaborating with a friend, creating a self-portrait and experimenting with mixing colors and textures are just a few. Bring out your inner Picasso or Pollack in this workshop that explores different artistic styles and new painting techniques to create your own work of art.

Botanical Scents
February 18
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Learn about how and why plants make the scents they do. We’ll explore and play with scented herbs and plants from our own garden as well as other common household herbs and spices. While we play, we’ll think about the ways people use botanical scents. You’ll go home with your very own scented creation!

Sew Stuffie Accessories
February 25
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Learn and practice hand sewing while creating a soft new friend to bring home!

Clay Exploration
March 4
10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Explore clay using different tools and senses. Create a project to bring home with you.