Tag: kids

New Year Noisemakers

New Year Noisemakers

[ 0 ] December 30, 2016 |

Kids and families create shakers, popsicle stick harmonicas, and other festive noisemakers to use to ring in 2017!

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Circus Dynamics

Circus Dynamics

[ 0 ] December 29, 2016 |

This high-energy vaudevillian-style show includes hat tricks, juggling, hoop dancing, comedy, audience participation and more! Recommended for ages 4 and up. Underwritten by Providence Tourism Council.

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The Rhythm Room

The Rhythm Room

[ 0 ] December 28, 2016 |

Kids make some joyful noise and explore rhythms as they clap, stomp, beat bucket drums, and try out different percussion instruments. Recommended for ages 4 and up. Underwritten by Providence Tourism Council.

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Sparky’s Puppets

Sparky’s Puppets

[ 0 ] December 27, 2016 |

Sparky’s Puppets dramatize favorite children’s stories with colorful hand puppets, playful humor and plenty of audience participation. Help a scientist build a time machine, and join the puppets’ playful journey from the past to the future. Recommended for ages 4 and up. Underwritten by Providence Tourism Council.

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Bridge Builders

Bridge Builders

[ 0 ] December 21, 2016 |

Build bridges from a variety of different materials. Design and construct bridges from spaghetti, make paper bridges and test their strength with pennies, and create bridges from natural materials.

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Play and Learn: Making Music

Play and Learn: Making Music

[ 0 ] December 20, 2016 |

Play and Learn is the Museum’s open-ended story-based program for 2- to 4-year-olds and their parents, designed to help preschoolers build their skills in a variety of areas and to help parents continue the learning at home. This week, preschoolers experiment with loud, soft, high and low sounds as they use simple instruments.

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Imagination Playground

Imagination Playground

[ 0 ] December 18, 2016 |

Kids invent their own ways to play as they stack and build with huge blue foam blocks, wheels, spools, tubes and a variety of loose parts. Construct castles and forts, create interesting sculptures and more! Underwritten by Dominion Foundation.

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Irish Music

Irish Music

[ 0 ] December 17, 2016 |

Enjoy a performance of energetic Irish dance tunes and songs in a variety of genres that weave fiddle, concertina, whistle, harmonica and other instruments together into a rich and complex musical tapestry.

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MetLife Family Friday

MetLife Family Friday

[ 0 ] December 16, 2016 |

The Museum is open free from 5:00 – 8:00 PM for “MetLife Family Friday – Free at Five!,” sponsored by MetLife Foundation. Stay out late and splash, play, explore and discover!

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Creative Constructions

Creative Constructions

[ 0 ] December 14, 2016 |

Kids build with an interesting array of materials – including LEGOs, cups, cardboard squares and dominos – in Discovery Studio, the Museum’s open-ended art and science exploration space.

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