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STEAM Weekends

April 17, 2021 - April 18, 2021  10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Playful and interactive learning experiences for toddlers and students to enjoy with the whole family.

STEAM Weekends are included with admission and are free for members.
 

TODDLER TIME ♦ DISCOVERY EXPEDITION ♦ JOURNEY INTO SPACE

Enjoy these programs on Saturdays and Sundays at the times below. The schedule may vary.

APRIL 17-18

TODDLER TIME (Ages 0-4)

Saturday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 p.m.

Straw Houses: Toddlers build a house out of straw and Play-Doh.

DISCOVERY EXPEDITION (Ages 5 and up)

Saturday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Sunday 3 p.m.

Crazy Catapults: Design a working catapult out of popsicle sticks!

JOURNEY INTO SPACE (All Ages)

Saturday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Sunday 2:15 p.m.

An immersive flight through space using real-time NASA images!


APRIL 24-25

TODDLER TIME (Ages 0-4)

Saturday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 p.m.

Nature Suncatchers: Make a collage suncatcher! It turns light into bursts of color that scatter around the room.

DISCOVERY EXPEDITION (Ages 5 and up)

Saturday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Sunday 3 p.m.

Butterfly Suncatchers: Design a butterfly-themed ornament to catch the sun!

JOURNEY INTO SPACE (All Ages)

Saturday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Sunday 2:15 p.m.

An immersive flight through space using real-time NASA images!


MAY 1-2

TODDLER TIME (Ages 0-4)

Saturday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 p.m.

Cupcake Flowers: User cupcake liners to design beautiful spring flowers! This is a sensory project that works on creativity and design skills.

DISCOVERY EXPEDITION (Ages 5 and up)

Saturday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Sunday 3 p.m.

3-D Tulips: Sharpen those origami skills to make your flowers a masterpiece! This craft teaches symmetry in nature.

JOURNEY INTO SPACE (All Ages)

Saturday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Sunday 2:15 p.m.

An immersive flight through space using real-time NASA images!



MAY 8-9

TODDLER TIME (Ages 0-4)

Saturday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 p.m.

Galaxy Bottle: Create a sensory bottle that's out of this world! Toddlers will flex their science and math skills.

DISCOVERY EXPEDITION (Ages 5 and up)

Saturday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Sunday 3 p.m.

Watercolor Galaxies: Reach for outer space with this art project! It's a great way to explore mixed media art.

JOURNEY INTO SPACE (All Ages)

Saturday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Sunday 2:15 p.m.

An immersive flight through space using real-time NASA images!


MAY 15-16

TODDLER TIME (Ages 0-4)

Saturday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 p.m.

Kaleidoscopes: Use toilet paper rolls for an optical illusion with reflecting light!

DISCOVERY EXPEDITION (Ages 5 and up)

Saturday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Sunday 3 p.m.

Kaleidoscopes: Use paper towel rolls for an optical illusion to change your perspective on light!

JOURNEY INTO SPACE (All Ages)

Saturday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Sunday 2:15 p.m.

An immersive flight through space using real-time NASA images!


MAY 19-23

TODDLER TIME (Ages 0-4)

Wednesday-Saturday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 p.m.

Rainbow Sand: This project offers an inventive way to make sand art for decoration or play! 

DISCOVERY EXPEDITION (Ages 5 and up)

Wednesday-Saturday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Sunday 3 p.m.

Window Art: A painting that combines science and art - and it's made out of salt!

JOURNEY INTO SPACE (All Ages)

Wednesday-Saturday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Sunday 2:15 p.m.

An immersive flight through space using real-time NASA images!


MAY 26-31

TODDLER TIME (Ages 0-4)

Wednesday-Saturday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 p.m.
Monday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

Tree Art: A creative way to learn about patterns and textures! We'll go outside for some tree bark rubbing.

DISCOVERY EXPEDITION (Ages 5 and up)

Wednesday-Saturday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Sunday 3 p.m.
Monday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.

Nature Brushes: Mix nature with art and learn about patterns and textures. We're making paintbrushes out of leaves and twigs!

JOURNEY INTO SPACE (All Ages)

Wednesday-Saturday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Sunday 2:15 p.m.
Monday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.

An immersive flight through space using real-time NASA images!



JUNE 2-6

TODDLER TIME (Ages 0-4)

Wednesday-Saturday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.
Sunday 1:30 p.m.
Monday 10:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

Moon Fizzy Paint: A fun craft that digs into astronomy, chemistry, and art!

DISCOVERY EXPEDITION (Ages 5 and up)

Wednesday-Saturday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.
Sunday 3 p.m.
Monday 11:30 a.m. & 2:15 p.m.

Lunar Spinner: Discover the phases of the moon and the science behind it!

JOURNEY INTO SPACE (All Ages)

Wednesday-Saturday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.
Sunday 2:15 p.m.
Monday 12:15 p.m. & 3 p.m.

An immersive flight through space using real-time NASA images!

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The Journey Museum is currently in Winter Hours:

Winter Hours

(October 1st – April 30th)
10 AM – 5 PM Monday through Saturday
1 PM – 5 PM Sundays

Summer Hours

(May 1st – September 30th)
9 AM – 6 PM Monday through Saturday
11 AM – 5 PM Sundays

Admission

All individual admissions are good for two days with receipt.

Museum General Admission:

Adults (ages 18+) $10
Seniors (ages 62+) $8
Students (ages 6 – 17) $7
Children 5 & under FREE with family

Groups (10+ people):

$7 per person

Tour guides available. Please call (605) 394-6923 one week prior to visit to schedule.

Education Groups (12+ students):

$3 per student (all students 18 and under)
$5 College Students

Chaperones are requested. Special pricing will be extended to adult chaperones.

Tour guides available. Please call (605) 394-6923 one week prior to visit to schedule.