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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 […]

Little Wonders–Science for Preschoolers

By |April 12th, 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 Rapid Rivers and Sleepy Streams. We are lucky to have lots of fresh and free flowing streams, rivers, and creeks here in Oregon. Through a story, crafts, and games, we’ll learn about […]

Oregon Children’s Choir: Benefit Concert

By |March 3rd, 2019|

Come hear the Oregon Children’s Choir perform at this FREE, family-friendly concert! Eight choirs (ranging from K-12) will sing from their contemporary, classic, and a cappella repertoire. Silent auction and concession sales, starting at 2pm, will help raise funds to support music education programs and scholarships. For more information, visit our website at www.oregonchildrenschoir.org. Oregon […]

Step 5 of Positive Parenting: Take Care of Yourself as a Parent

By |February 20th, 2019|

The last in the 5 Steps to Positive Parenting is one of the easiest steps to overlook: Taking care of yourself as a parent.

Some days, between cluster feedings, an infant who will only sleep in your arms, and toddler potty training and upsets, you’re lucky if you can eat a piece of leftover, cold pizza […]

LEGO® Valentine’s Day Make and Take

By |February 9th, 2019|

Join us on Saturday, February 9 where our expert staff will help you make this adorable custom-designed LEGO® Valentine’s Treasure Chest. Decorate it with flowers, and the box is yours to keep! Keep it for yourself, or it makes a great gift for your valentine sweetheart! Advanced registration required. See the link for tickets and […]

Little Wonders–Science for Preschoolers

By |February 8th, 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 Fabulous Feathered Dinosaurs! Dinosaurs came in a variety of shapes and sizes. Come learn about the ones that soared overhead through a story, crafts, and other fun activities.

Admission is free for MNCH […]

Children’s Health Fair / Feria de la Salud para Niños

By |February 2nd, 2019|

Early Childhood CARES presents its second annual Health Fair, open to all families in our community with a child from birth to age 5. We’ll be providing free dental, hearing, vision, and developmental screenings. SAFE Kids will be there with home safety information. Free raffle with prizes including swim and local museum passes.

Examen del oído, […]

DINOSAURS TAKE FLIGHT: The Art of Archaeopteryx Grand Opening Weekend

By |January 19th, 2019|

Join us for a weekend-long dinosaur party! Explore the new exhibit, create your own dino-craft and dig into dinosaur science at our family-friendly activity tables.

Included with regular admission. Oregon Trail card holders are admitted at a reduced rate through the Museums for All program. Free for members and UO ID card holders. Not a current […]

LEGO® Penguin Make-and-Take

By |January 12th, 2019|

Brrr it’s getting cold outside! Join us at Bricks & Minifigs Eugene where our expert staff will help you build this adorable, custom LEGO® penguin! You can choose the eyes (open or closed), and of course the penguin is yours to keep. Just $7 each. Advanced reservations are required.

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 […]