Early Childhood Programs

Small Wonders

Small Wonders invites parents, grandparents and caregivers to bring their 3- to 5-year-olds to learn, play and discover in the museum.  Our monthly program will build your child’s sense of wonder and playfulness as they engage in storytelling, hands-on activities, music, movement, art and gallery exploration. 
Ages:  3 - 5 years old and adults
Cost:  $9/members; $12/non-members. The registration deadline for paid programs is 3 days prior to start date. Call us at 317.232.1637 to reserve your spot!
Dates: 

  • Saturday, June 16, 2018, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM – Artful Play
  • Wednesday, July 18, 2018, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM – Butterflies and Moths
  • Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM – Butterflies and Moths
  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM – Five Senses
  • Saturday, August 18, 2018, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM – Five Senses

 

Young Explorers

Be a big kid and join us for these 90-minute drop-off classes that encourage creativity, exploration and independence in an environment that fosters curiosity and imagination.
Ages:  4 - 6 years old
Cost:  $10/members; $13/non-members. The registration deadline for paid programs is 3 days prior to start date. Call us at 317.232.1637 to reserve your spot!
Dates:

  • Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM – Bees & Bugs
  • Saturday, July 21, 2018, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM – Backyard Animals
  • Saturday, August 18, 2018, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM – Sensing the World Around Me

 

What others have said about our early childhood programs

“This was my favorite; I’m coming back!” -Child participant
“I want to be a beekeeper now. I’m going to tell my dad about bees!” -Child participant
“This is my favorite museum now because you are here. I love this place!” -Child participant