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School Vacation FUN! at Providence Children’s Museum
December 21 - January 1
Providence Children’s Museum is the BEST place for school vacation fun! The Museum is open Monday, December 21 - Friday, January 1 (except December 24 and 25) from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM with lots of special school vacation programs and performances:
Monday, December 21 - Wednesday, December 23 • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Create festive holiday cards and collages from an array of colorful fabrics, shiny papers and a variety of other art materials.
Saturday, December 26 & Sunday, December 27 • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Invent robots, structures, carts and other creative contraptions with a large-scale building kit featuring wooden planks, wheels, pulleys, rope, and nuts and bolts.
Monday, December 28 • 1:00 & 2:00 PM
Sparky's Puppets present “The Kingdom of Riddles,” a tale of a knight on a curious quest who must solve riddles posed by a jester, a witch, a dragon and others he meets along the way. Put on your thinking cap and prepare for some puzzling fun and plenty of audience participation! Shows at 1:00 & 2:00 PM; recommended for ages 4 and up.
The Rhythm Room
Tuesday, December 29 • 1:00 & 2:00 PM
Kids feel the beat as they join the band for an energetic exploration of rhythms and try out different percussion instruments. Shows at 1:00 & 2:00 PM; recommended for ages 4 and up.
Wednesday, December 30 • 1:00 & 2:00 PM
This high-energy vaudevillian-style show includes hat tricks, juggling, hoop dancing, comedy, audience participation and more! Shows at 1:00 & 2:00 PM; recommended for ages 4 and up.
Happy New Year!
Thursday, December 31 • 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Families create noisemakers and other musical instruments from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM and join a parade and ball drop to ring in 2016 at 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM!
All school vacation activities are free with Museum admission of $9.00 per person; admission is always free for Museum members. For more information, visit www.ChildrenMuseum.org.
(release from Providence Children's Museum)