Special Events

Family Paint Night

Family Paint Night


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

  • Date:  Thursday, August 3
  • Time:  6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
  • Cost: $24 for members, $38 for non-members, includes admission for 1 adult and 1 child

Fantastic Fridays


Join museum staff for extra fun family activities on select Fridays this summer.

  • Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Cost: $2 per person over 2 years old
  • Limited to the first 100 participants
  • Dates:
    • Friday, June 30: Summer Kick-off!
      Make sun catchers, solar bead bracelets and more to kick-off summer fun at the CDM!
    • Friday, July 21: Tie Dye Day
      Come Tie-dye with us! Our staff will be on hand to help you tie-dye one item that you bring from home! Please only bring reasonably sized items like plain, white t-shirts, bandanas, etc.
    • Friday, August 11: Hawaiian Luau
      Transport yourself to Hawaii for the morning! We’ll make leis, sand-art and more!

Family Date Night


Make a date with your family and let the Museum be a part of your Family Date Night! On select Fridays during the summer months, the Children's Discovery Museum will be open until 8 pm.  Add the following nights to your family date calendar: 
  • June 9
  • July 14
  • August 11