Our workshops offer a variety of hands-on experiences that introduce young children to concepts in engaging ways. Each class includes playful activities that are intentionally chosen to support your child’s development. Our learning extends beyond the classroom and into the museum and community where children and parents are encouraged to wonder and explore together as a family.
Ages | 13 – 23 months
Time | 10 – 11:30 am
Cost | $43
Ticket | One Caretaker + One Child (one additional caretaker is welcome to join for the museum portion of the class)
Location | National Museum of Natural History, Constitution Avenue Lobby
SCHEDULE OF CLASSES | 2019
Saturday, March 2 at 10am
Sunday, March 3 at 10am
We will imagine ourselves in Eastman Johnson’s painting, On Their Way to Camp and pretend to collect maple sap on a cold day. Be prepared to get a little sticky!
Museum Visit | National Gallery of Art
Sunday, April 7 at 10am
Sunday, April 14 at 10am
Jellyfish are beautiful, strange, and completely captivating. We will imagine what it is like being a jellyfish and investigate their colors, bodies, and movement.
Museum Visit | National Museum of Natural History
Saturday, May 4 at 10am
Sunday, May 5 at 10am
Food is an important part of your toddler’s daily experience and in this class, we will explore how this common staple is made and from what ingredients. Children will take on the role of chef as they help make bread and observe it in its different stages.
Museum Visit | National Museum of American History