July events at Providence Children's Museum

July 2016 Events at Providence Children’s Museum

Imagination Playground
Fridays, July 1 - August 26  •  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, create interesting sculptures and more! 
Underwritten by Dominion Foundation.

Get Out!
Tuesdays, July 5 - August 30  •  1:00 - 3:00 PM

Get out and play at Providence Children’s Museum!  Explore the great outdoors with a series of energetic hands-on activities in the Museum’s Children’s Garden every week.   Send rockets soaring, create nature-inspired art, investigate geodes, and more.

Wheels at Work
Wednesdays, July 6 - August 31  •  10:00 AM - Noon

Kids climb aboard a backhoe, investigate a fire truck, get behind the wheel of a police cruiser, and meet the workers who operate them.  Explore a different vehicle each week!  

After the Beanstalk: Jack, Jill & the Giant
Mondays, July 11 - August 15  •  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 & 1:30 PM; recommended for ages 3 and up.
Underwritten by Dominion Foundation.

Bubble Blowout
Saturday, July 16 & Sunday, July 17  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

The Museum’s Children’s Garden bubbles over with fun as families blow billowing bubbles of all shapes and sizes.  Use an array of wacky tools as imaginative bubble wands and blowers.  Experiment with different techniques to blow giant bubbles, stretch them into astonishing shapes, and explore their amazing properties.

Aurora Over the Silk Road
Thursday, July 21  •  1:00 - 2:30 PM

Learn about the cultural diversity of the Silk Road in China.  Enjoy an interactive performance with dance, music and games, and try hands-on activities to learn more about the people who live along one of the world's oldest trade routes.  

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