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October
  • 01
    01.October.Sunday

    12:00 PM-3:00 PM
    2017.10.01
    Exploration Place

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    National Dental Health MonthWeekends in OctoberSaturdays: 11 a.m - 2 p.m., Sundays, Noon - 3 p.m.
  • 02
    02.October.Monday

    All day
    2017.10.02
    Exploration Place

    Exploration Place, North Mc Lean Boulevard, Wichita, KS, United States

    Exploration Place Hours*Monday: CLOSEDTuesday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m.**Closed Mondays starting September 11. Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas Day. Open Mondays, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. October 23, November 20, December 18 and January 1.
  • 04
    04.October.Wednesday

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    2017.10.04
    Exploration Place

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Kansas Kids Preschool ClassWednesdays10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Ages 3 - 5Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid. Read a story, take part in dramatic play, hands-on experiments and activities in the exhibits.

    September: Mini-Agents of S.T.E.M.

    • Science HeroesSept. 6 or Sept. 8
    • Tinker TotsSept. 13 or Sept. 15
    • Giant LeapsSept. 20 or Sept. 22
    • Capes and CountingSept. 27  or Sept. 29

    October: Out of This World

    • Earth and the Solar SystemOct. 4 or Oct. 6
    • Our MoonOct. 11 or Oct. 13
    • Sun and StarsOct. 18 or Oct. 20
    • Rovers, Rockets, and Space ToolsOct. 25 or Oct. 27

    November: Sensory Science

    • SightsNov. 1 or Nov. 3
    • SoundsNov. 8 or Nov. 10
    • TouchNov. 15 or Nov. 17
    • Smell and TasteNov. 29 or Dec. 1

    December: Things That Go

    • Airplanes and RocketsDec. 6 or Dec. 8
    • Crawling CrittersDec. 13 or Dec. 15
    • Cars, Trucks, and TrainsDec. 20 or Dec. 22
    • Water Travelers – Boats and FishDec. 27 or Dec. 29
     Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month’s theme.Advance registration required.

  • 06
    06.October.Friday

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    2017.10.06
    Exploration Place

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    Kansas Kids Preschool ClassWednesdays10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Ages 3 - 5Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid. Read a story, take part in dramatic play, hands-on experiments and activities in the exhibits.

    September: Mini-Agents of S.T.E.M.

    • Science HeroesSept. 6 or Sept. 8
    • Tinker TotsSept. 13 or Sept. 15
    • Giant LeapsSept. 20 or Sept. 22
    • Capes and CountingSept. 27  or Sept. 29

    October: Out of This World

    • Earth and the Solar SystemOct. 4 or Oct. 6
    • Our MoonOct. 11 or Oct. 13
    • Sun and StarsOct. 18 or Oct. 20
    • Rovers, Rockets, and Space ToolsOct. 25 or Oct. 27

    November: Sensory Science

    • SightsNov. 1 or Nov. 3
    • SoundsNov. 8 or Nov. 10
    • TouchNov. 15 or Nov. 17
    • Smell and TasteNov. 29 or Dec. 1

    December: Things That Go

    • Airplanes and RocketsDec. 6 or Dec. 8
    • Crawling CrittersDec. 13 or Dec. 15
    • Cars, Trucks, and TrainsDec. 20 or Dec. 22
    • Water Travelers – Boats and FishDec. 27 or Dec. 29
     Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month’s theme.Advance registration required.

  • 07
    07.October.Saturday

    11:00 AM-2:00 PM
    2017.10.07
    Exploration Place

    Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

    National Dental Health MonthWeekends in OctoberSaturdays: 11 a.m - 2 p.m., Sundays, Noon - 3 p.m.