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August 16, 2018, 6:00 PM - August 17, 2018, 7:00 PM
Come learn and play with us! Our monthly themes will build your child's sense of wonder and playfulness as they engage in play, physical movement, music and art activities. Paid Program
August 17, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
August 18, 2018, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Be like a big kid and join us for exciting hands-on learning and exploration. Each 90 minute drop-off class features literature, art, science, music and movement activities that tie to the monthly theme! Paid Program
August 18, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Explore various ways to travel by wind.
August 20, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Museum is open for Member's Only!
August 23, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
August 24, 2018, 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
August 25, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
August 25, 2018, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Children’s Discovery Museum has been awarded The Mirza Arts and Culture grant from the Illinois Prairie Community Foundation, Inc. (IPCF) which helps fund this program.
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.
August 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
August 30, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Illinois State University Faculty, Dr. Jay Ansher and students will provide hands-on demonstrations, experiments and more!
Do you think about science when you're on a ride at the amusement park? From roller coasters to Ferris wheels and the log ride, physics is all around the park. Explore the science behind the rides!