Special Events

Family Paint Night

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Art Around You

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Jammies and Jingles

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Family Paint Night

Make a date with your family at the museum for a fun- filled night of painting!

Date:  Thursday, February 22
Time:  6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Cost: $30 for members, $35 for non-members, includes admission for 1 adult and 1 child
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New Program!!

Art Around You: Exploring Contemporary Art in the Community

Visit University Galleries and participate in a scavenger hunt to help you discover the style and media used to create works of art. Then return to the museum where you will explore these styles and media as you create your own art.
Age: 7-10 years old
Dates:  Saturday, January 20
  Saturday, February 24
Times: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Cost: Free with pre-registration

Family Fun Night Events

Jammies & Jingles

Celebrate the season with Children's Discovery Museum. The whole family will enjoy wearing jammies, building and decorating graham cracker houses, designing ornaments and playing holiday games. Plus, visit with Santa! Children must be accompanied by a paying adult. 
Date: Friday, December 1
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Fee: $5  Member, $12 Non-Member 


Join us for an unforgettable evening of witchcraft and wizardry. Get sorted into your favorite Hogwarts House and take part in activities from your favorite Hogwarts classes. Come dresses as your favorite Harry Potter character! 
Date: Friday, April 6
Time: 6:00-8:00pm
Fee: $5 Member, $12 Non-Member

Pushcart Derby 

Mark your calendar for the 2nd Annual Pushcart Derby! More details coming soon
Date: Saturday, June 9, 2018