Virtual Little Wonders: Fascinating Fossils

By |2020-09-01T16:36:05-07:00October 16th, 2020|

Learn and play from home—museum style! Preschoolers and their adults can now join us online for our popular Little Wonders program, featuring stories, hands-on activities, and more. This month, we're celebrating National Fossil Day by investigating fascinating fossils. Who studies fossils? Where do you find them? What kinds of fossils are at the museum? Join [...]

Virtual Little Wonders: Outer Space

By |2020-08-26T10:42:25-07:00September 18th, 2020|

Learn and play from home—museum style! Preschoolers and their adults can now join us online for our popular Little Wonders program, featuring stories, hands-on activities, and more. This month, we're looking to the sky to investigate The Moon, Stars, and Outer Space. Head to https://mnch.uoregon.edu/virtual-little-wonders beginning Friday, September 18—and get ready to blast off on [...]

Virtual Little Wonders: Sharks!

By |2020-07-30T14:28:41-07:00August 21st, 2020|

You and your preschooler are invited to learn and play at home during our monthly Little Wonders event! Join us this month and dive into the watery world of Sharks! Investigate their sharp teeth and big fins, and make your own shark craft at home. Find the videos, crafts, and activities here: https://mnch.uoregon.edu/virtual-little-wonders

January LEGO® Make and Takes

By |2020-01-16T16:49:16-07:00January 20th, 2020|

Can you name three upcoming world events? How about Chinese New Year, a famous football game, and some extreme winter games! Drop by Bricks & Minifigs on Monday, January 20 any time between 5pm and 6pm to celebrate these events and build one of three amazing custom LEGO® models: Dragon Dance ($14) Football Player ($6) [...]

Little Wonders: Stories and More for Preschoolers

By |2019-08-06T12:10:50-07:00December 20th, 2019|

Now on the third Friday of the month! You and your child are invited to learn and play at the museum during our monthly Little Wonders event! This month's theme is Ready for Winter, and we'll be exploring the many ways that animals prepare themselves for the cold weather ahead. We'll read a story, make [...]

Second Saturdays at the Museum

By |2019-08-06T12:09:45-07:00December 14th, 2019|

Join us on the second Saturday of the month and dig into activities that will spark your child's curiosity about our past, present, and future. December's Second Saturday is all about The Science of Solstice. Through hands-on experiments, you'll explore what causes the winter solstice, plus a whole galaxy of other exciting celestial events. A [...]

Little Wonders: Stories and More for Preschoolers

By |2019-08-06T12:08:45-07:00November 15th, 2019|

Now on the third Friday of the month! You and your child are invited to learn and play at the museum during our monthly Little Wonders event! This month's theme is Terrific Teeth. Through a story, crafts, and games, we'll learn about different kinds of animals' teeth and how they help them eat, hunt, and [...]

Second Saturdays at the Museum

By |2019-08-06T12:05:36-07:00November 9th, 2019|

Join us on the second Saturday of the month and dig into activities that will spark your child's curiosity about our past, present, and future. In November, we'll celebrate National Native American Heritage Month by Exploring Ancient Technologies. Come test your engineering skills while investigating the engineering technologies of Oregon’s First Peoples. A drop-in event, [...]

Little Wonders: Stories and More for Preschoolers

By |2019-08-06T12:04:39-07:00October 18th, 2019|

Now on the third Friday of the month! You and your child are invited to learn and play at the museum during our monthly Little Wonders event. This month's theme is Oregon Apples. Learn about the abundance of apples in Oregon as you create apple crafts, play games, and discover some of apples' many uses. [...]

LEGO® Crab Make and Take

By |2019-09-17T10:11:32-07:00September 21st, 2019|

Summer is winding down, but let's take one more trip to the beach! Stop by Bricks & Minifigs Eugene on September 21 to make your very own LEGO® crab model, available exclusively at Bricks & Minifigs. Advanced tickets recommended to guarantee your spot. Drop-ins welcome if space is available.