What's Happening - Calendar
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- 0101.December.FridayKansas 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
PricesMember: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month’s theme.Advance registration required.
- 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
- 0404.December.MondayExploration PlaceExploration Place, North Mc Lean Boulevard, Wichita, KS, United StatesExploration 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.
- 0606.December.WednesdayLearn SpanishAdult and Toddler (Ages 1 - 4)Wednesdays, 10:15 - 10:35 a.m.Learn Spanish vocabulary, such as colors and numbers, through song and play. Instruction provided by Zinta Inspired Language. Located in Kemper Creative Learning Studio. Limit 30. First come, first served.
- July 12
- August 8* (Class is on a Tuesday)
- Oct. 11
- Nov. 15
- Dec. 6