Little Wonders: Museum Fun for Preschoolers

By |2019-12-09T15:34:50-08:00April 17th, 2020|

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 Earth Day! Come learn about how we can care for our planet through games, crafts, and a reading of the Dr. Seuss classic The [...]

Little Wonders: Museum Fun for Preschoolers

By |2019-12-09T15:28:46-08:00March 20th, 2020|

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 Fascinating Flowers. Enjoy crafts, games, and a story about one of nature's most beautiful things. Included with regular admission; free for MNCH members and [...]

Little Wonders: Museum Fun for Preschoolers

By |2019-12-09T15:33:29-08:00February 21st, 2020|

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 Playing in the Rain, with fun crafts and science activities about clouds, rain storms, and rainbows. Included with regular admission; free for MNCH members [...]

Little Wonders: Museum Fun for Preschoolers

By |2019-12-09T15:24:59-08:00January 17th, 2020|

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, we're journeying All Around the World with stories, crafts, and games celebrating cultures and languages around the globe. Included with regular admission; free for MNCH members [...]

Little Wonders: Stories and More for Preschoolers

By |2019-08-06T12:10:50-08:00December 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 [...]

Little Wonders: Stories and More for Preschoolers

By |2019-08-06T12:08:45-08:00November 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 [...]

Encouraging Independent Play

By |2019-11-04T16:24:27-08:00November 4th, 2019|All Articles, Toddler & Preschool|

Preschoolers and their parents lead busy lives. There are pretend cakes to bake; dolls and stuffies with “boo boos” that need mending; and grocery shopping to do for the play kitchen. As fun as these games are for kids, there are very real tasks that all parents need to get done during the day—and it’s [...]

Little Wonders: Stories and More for Preschoolers

By |2019-08-06T12:04:39-08:00October 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. [...]

Learning Littles

By |2019-10-18T12:24:57-08:00October 9th, 2019|

Learning Littles is a weekly bilingual program, Tuesdays at Two Rivers/Dos Rios Elementary, Wednesdays and Fridays Maple Elementary. The focus is to create a welcoming environment that serves pre-schoolers and their caretakers to develop early childhood literacy skills by exploring books, educational crafts, music and other cultures.

Little Wonders: Stories and More for Preschoolers

By |2019-07-10T09:31:19-08:00September 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 Wild West Wingding, featuring a story, crafts, and activities celebrating cowboys and cowgirls, ranching, and the culture of the Old West. Included with regular [...]