December 2016 events at Providence Children’s Museum

December 2016 Events at Providence Children’s Museum

Engineer It! Paper Building Challenge
Saturday, December 10 & Sunday, December 11  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM 
Kids use newspaper and simple household materials to create geodomes, construct forts, fashion costumes and invent other interesting creations.
Underwritten by Amgen Foundation.

Irish Music
Saturday, December 17  •  1:00 & 2:00 PM

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.
Underwritten by Providence Tourism Council.

School Vacation Week, December 26-30
Bridge Builders
Monday, December 26  •  10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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.

Sparky's Puppets
Tuesday, December 27  •  1:00 & 2:00 PM

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.

The Rhythm Room
Wednesday, December 28  •  1:00 & 2:00 PM

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.

Circus Dynamics
Thursday, December 29  •  1:00 & 2:00 PM

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.

New Year Noisemakers
Friday, December 30  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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

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