Programs

Tiny Tales
Little Oink by Amy K. Rosenthal
Craft: Pig Masks
Thursday, January 12, 11 am & 1 pm

Some of our smallest visitors can enjoy this story and craft time every week!

Tiny Tales
The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats
Craft: Mixed Media Snow Craft
Thursday, January 19, 11 am & 1 pm

Some of our smallest visitors can enjoy this story and craft time every week!

Family Fun Day
Splash & Bubbles Day
Saturday, January 21, 11 am – 4 pm

Come for a day of fun for the whole family as we celebrate the new PBS show Splash and Bubbles! Come see free screenings of the show in the Caperton Planetarium & Theater and take part in activities related to bubbles and water. Plus, meet your favorite characters from Super Why!

Splash and Bubble shows and lobby activities are free, admission to the museum is free for members or $9 for adults, $7.50 for children.

Sensory Sunday
Sunday, January 22, 10 am – 12:30 pm

Enjoy the Clay Center in a sensory friendly environment.

Free Tuesday
Tuesday, January 24, 2 – 7 pm

Come experience the Avampato Discovery Museum for FREE!

Tiny Tales
My First Chinese New Year by Karen Katz
Craft: Paper Lanterns & Red Envelopes
Thursday, January 26, 11 am & 1 pm

Some of our smallest visitors can enjoy this story and craft time every week!

Tiny Tales
Dogs in Space by Nancy Coffelt
Craft: Black Paper & Chalk
Thursday, February 2, 11 am & 1 pm

Some of our smallest visitors can enjoy this story and craft time every week!

Tiny Tales
Henry in Love by Peter McCarty
Craft: Valentines Cards
Thursday, February 9, 11 am & 1 pm

Some of our smallest visitors can enjoy this story and craft time every week!

Tiny Tales
Olivia by Ian Falconer
Craft: Paper Doll outfits
Thursday, February 16, 11 am & 1 pm

Some of our smallest visitors can enjoy this story and craft time every week!

Tiny Tales
The Most Magnificent Thing by Ashley Spires
Craft: City Background & Cut Out Machines
Thursday, February 23, 11 am & 1 pm

Some of our smallest visitors can enjoy this story and craft time every week!

Family Fun Day
Discover Engineering Day
Saturday, February 25, 11 am – 4 pm

Take part in this annual family fun day that centers on Engineering and STEM education. Local engineering firms, colleges and universities will be on hand to explore these subjects in new and interesting ways. Past exhibits have included robots, 3D printing and drones!