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December
  • 01
    01.December.Friday

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    2017.12.01
    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.

  • 02
    02.December.Saturday

    12:00 AM
    2017.12.02
    Exploration Place

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

    No additional details for this event.
  • 03
    03.December.Sunday

    12:00 PM-3:00 PM
    2017.12.03
    Exploration Place

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

     Vatavian FightersSundays, noon - 3 p.m.- July 23- Oct. 29- Dec. 3- Dec. 10- Dec. 17Included in general museum admission, free for members.
  • 04
    04.December.Monday

    All day
    2017.12.04
    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.
  • 06
    06.December.Wednesday

    10:15 AM-10:35 AM
    2017.12.06
    Exploration Place

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

    Learn 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)
    • Sept.13
    • Oct. 11
    • Nov. 15
    • Dec. 6