November events at Providence Children's Museum

November 2015 Events at Providence Children’s Museum

Bead Making
Saturday, November 7 & Sunday, November 8  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Kids mold, sculpt and roll their own beads from paper and clay and use them to make necklaces, bead weavings, key chains and more.  Recommended for ages 5 and up.

Air Power!
Wednesday, November 11  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Investigate the awesome power of air through an array of hands-on challenges.  Build flyers and discover the playful possibilities of ordinary materials as the inventions soar, float and twist through wind tubes in wacky ways.  Also fold and crease paper to create whirligigs, design gliders and fashion other fabulous flying contraptions – then send them soaring!
Underwritten by Amgen Foundation.

Family Film Activity Night
Friday, November 20  •  5:30 - 7:30 PM

Try hands-on activities exploring film presented by the Providence Children’s Film Festival, including a project exploring stop motion animation.  The Museum is open free of charge from 5:00 - 8:00 PM for “MetLife Family Friday – Free at Five!,” sponsored by MetLife Foundation.

After the Beanstalk: Jack, Jill and the Giant
Saturday, November 21 & Sunday, November 22  •  10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Help Jack and his sister Jill solve the giant's puzzling spatial challenges in an interactive performance that expands on the classic tale.  Shows at 10:30 & 11:30 AM and 12:30 PM & 1:30 PM; recommended for ages 3 and up.
Underwritten by Dominion Foundation.

Native American Tales
Friday, November 27  •  2:00 & 3:00 PM

Popular performer Thawn Sherente Harris shares his Narragansett culture through traditional stories and songs, plays the cedar flute and hand drum, and invites families to join him in a customary Native American social dance.  Performances at 2:00 & 3:00 PM; recommended for ages 4 and up.

Imagination Playground
Saturday, November 28 & Sunday, November 29  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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, invent interesting sculptures and more!  Underwritten by Dominion Foundation.

Take a look at a full release of November events here:

(release from Providence Children's Museum)