Reoccurring Programs

Check out our Fall/Winter programs & events!

 

Weekly Programs

Books & Brushes

Fridays in da Vinci Studio – 11:00 am

We’ll start with a book, then do an art project based on the story.

  • November 30 – Not Quite a Narwhal
  • December 7 – No Two Alike
  • December 14 – The Wild Christmas Reindeer
  • December 21 – The Snowman
  • December 28 – The Biggest Christmas Tree

Build It!

Wednesdays in the Innovation Lab – 10:00 am & 3:00 pm

Little engineers will love this drop in program! Each week will feature a different building challenge and materials.

  • December 5 – Sticky Window Building & Clear Blocks
  • December 12 – Design and Build a Tube Toy
  • December 19 – Straws & Model Magic
  • December 26 – Wedgits

Non-Stop Art

Tuesdays & Thursdays in da Vinci Studio – 1:00 pm

Join us as we explore the elements of visual art and then create based on what we learn. We’ll explore lines, texture and more!

  • November 27 & 29 – Coffee Filter Trees
  • December 4 & 6 – Dot Art
  • December 11 & 13 – Tim Foil Structures
  • December 18 & 20 – Oil Pastels
  • December 27 – Painting with Bubbles

Play Time (becoming Act Up on Jan. 1)

Every other Friday in the Mielke Family Theater – 3:30 pm

Calling all actors! Each week we’ll explore a fairy tale or fable and put a BFK twist on it through acting and re-imagining.


Puddle Jumpers (becoming Munchkin & Me on Jan. 1)

Tuesdays & Thursdays in the Mielke Family Theater – 9:30 am

Puddle Jumpers is an early learning program intended for infants, toddlers and their caregivers featuring music, movement, language and storytelling. Each class will consist of munchkin-appropriate, structured activity followed by interactive playtime that includes instruments, balls, sensory bottles and more!

  • November 27 & 29 – The Classics
  • December 4 & 6 – Count to 10
  • December 11 & 13 – Snow
  • December 18 & 20 – Winter Holiday
  • December 27 – Winter Animals

Slime Time

Every other Friday in the Classrooms – 3:30 pm

Kids love slime and adults love to keep messes out of their houses! We’ll be exploring a different slime each program through scientific properties, texture and more! 


STEM Explorers

Tuesdays & Thursdays in the Innovation Lab – 10:30 am

Investigate with us as we discover different aspects of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). Each week will have a new topic and include different STEM hands-on activities.

  • November 27 & 29 – Giraffes
  • December 4 & 6 – Snow Removal Engineering
  • December 11 & 13 – Reindeer Squishy Circuits
  • December 18 & 20 – 5 Senses
  • December 27 – Construction

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Monthly Programs

 

Eureka!

Second Saturday of the month – 10 am – 12 pm

Investigate different areas of STEM in our Saturday drop-in program!

  • December 8 – Holiday STEM

Spectrum Saturday (moving to the 3rd Sunday of the month and becoming Sensory Superstars on Jan. 1)

Third Saturday of the month, 8:30 am – 10 am

Join us for a lower sensory experience and special programming created especially for children on the autism spectrum. Free admission for children on the spectrum and their families from 8:30 am-10 am.


Storybook Stars

Starts third Wednesday of the month, runs Wednesday, Friday & Saturday, 10:30 am & 1:30 pm

Join us for Storybook Stars and listen to stories with the characters, meet the characters and do a hands-on activity.


Studio Saturday

First Saturday of every month, 10 am – 12 pm

This da Vinci Studio drop-in program will get creative with different media, projects and activities!

  • December 1 – Creative Holidays

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