For ages 3-6. All classes take place on Mondays from 10-10:45 a.m. or 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. from September through May.
September 11, 2017
Discover the delicate ecosystem of a cave and investigate the animals that live there. Meet one of the Cave Dwellers that call Museum Center home!
October 2, 2017
Coral: A Colorful Community
Learn what coral is, where it lives, what it eats and how it protects itself. Explore different types of real coral skeletons, experience how a coral polyp feels, and view pictures of some of the creatures that live in a coral reef. Make a coral reef habitat come to life with beautiful puppets.
November 6, 2017
This Little Dinosaur
Discover a tale of exploration that's 65 million years in the making through replica dinosaur fossils, footprints, and other evidence.
No program this month. Join us in January!
January 8, 2018
Wonders of Weather
Investigate seasonal weather patterns, complete the water cycle, make some snow, and race clouds. Have a hair-raising experience with lightning and take home jewelry with sun-sensing abilities.
February 5, 2018
Children Around the World
Compare your home and life to those of children around the world and participate in activities that highlight these unique cultures.
March 5, 2018
Stuffee: The Amazing Anatomy Doll
Meet Stuffee, a seven-foot-tall, blue-haired, smiling anatomy doll that unzips to show others what’s inside all of us. Feed Stuffee lunch and use stethoscopes to listen to your own beating heart
April 9, 2018
Become a junior museum zoologist! Learn all about some of the museum’s live animals, what they eat, where they live, and some of the history behind how they came to live at Cincinnati Museum Center. Here’s your chance to touch our wonderful animals from around the world.
May 7, 2018
Explore bird eggs and learn about their shapes, sizes, colors, and nests through hands-on activities. Learn about the other animals that lay eggs and crack open an egg to find out what’s inside.