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SCIENCE SATURDAY! STEM Family Fun at the Museum

By |April 27th, 2019|

Join us for Science Saturday and dig into family-friendly activities that will spark your child’s curiosity for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

This Saturday is all about ancient animals. Come discover the amazing diversity of Oregon’s animals over the millennia.

A drop-in event, Science Saturday is perfect for children ages three and up with an accompanying […]

SCIENCE SATURDAY! STEM Family Fun at the Museum

By |March 9th, 2019|

Join us for our first Science Saturday and dig into family-friendly activities that will spark your child’s curiosity for science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

This Saturday is all about rocks! Take off on a geology adventure and explore our ever-changing planet Earth.

A drop-in event, Science Saturday is perfect for children ages three and up with […]

Little Wonders: Science for Preschoolers

By |January 11th, 2019|

You and your child are invited to learn and play at the museum during our monthly Little Wonders event! This month’s theme is ASTOUNDING ARCHITECTURE! Does your child like to build, design, and tinker? Join us at the museum for story time and activities to bring out our inner engineers and architects.

Admission is free for […]

Risky Business: The Benefits of Letting Children Take Risks

By |May 31st, 2018|

The phrase “Helicopter Parent” gets thrown around a lot these days. It’s used to describe parents who overprotect their children from risk or failure, whether it’s physical or emotional.

Most of us are not as extreme as “Helicopter Parents,” but we want to protect our children. Allowing our children to take risks can be challenging for […]