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December
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.

Exploration Place

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

Sun Dec 0 3

Vatavian Fighters

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.

Mon Dec 0 4

CLOSED

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.

Wed Dec 0 6

Learn Spanish

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

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.

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.

Sun Dec 1 0

Sensory Friendly Fun

Exploration Place

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

Sensory Friendly Fun2nd Sunday of each month10 - 11:30 a.m.Experience the museum without the noise, crowds or the stimulation of a regular day.Included in general museum admission, free for members.

Sun Dec 1 0

Vatavian Fighters

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.

Mon Dec 1 1

CLOSED

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.

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.

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.

Sun Dec 1 7

Vatavian Fighters

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.

Exploration Place

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

Society for Creative Anachronisms, Inc.- Sunday, July 23, 1 - 4 p.m. (Engineering)- Sunday, Oct. 29, 1- 4 p.m. (General activities)- Sunday, Dec. 17, 1 - 4 p.m. (Medieval scavenger hunt)Included in general museum admission, free for members.

Exploration Place

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

Take off with the new Design Build Fly exhibit

Use aviation tools and techniques – just like workers in the factories!Aircraft ServiceMonday, Dec. 18Investigate what kind of maintenance and service needs to be conducted on an aircraft before it can fly.Testing to FailureTuesday, Dec. 19Construct parts of an aircraft and determine how much bend, twist and weight they can take before they break.Shaping UpWednesday, Dec. 20Adjust aircraft design to maximize the lift and see how high it can go.Training for Take-offThursday, Dec. 21Become a pilot in-training for the day! Work your mind and body to get ready for flight.Pieces and PartsFriday, Dec. 22Design and build aircraft components using specialized tools.Fix ItWednesday, Dec. 27It’s broken, so fix it! Use real aviation techniques to repair broken aircraft.Future of FlightThursday, Dec. 28Keep soaring to new heights as you dream of the future in aviation and space flight.Amazing AircraftFriday, Dec. 29Delve into the safety, comfort and decorative designing of aircraft.

 Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40

Winter Break Special Pricing

Package A - Choose all eight workshops and save 15%!Package B - Choose five workshops and save 10%!Call 316.660.0620 to get your discounts!Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5

 

Exploration Place

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

Take off with the new Design Build Fly exhibit

Use aviation tools and techniques – just like workers in the factories!Aircraft ServiceMonday, Dec. 18Investigate what kind of maintenance and service needs to be conducted on an aircraft before it can fly.Testing to FailureTuesday, Dec. 19Construct parts of an aircraft and determine how much bend, twist and weight they can take before they break.Shaping UpWednesday, Dec. 20Adjust aircraft design to maximize the lift and see how high it can go.Training for Take-offThursday, Dec. 21Become a pilot in-training for the day! Work your mind and body to get ready for flight.Pieces and PartsFriday, Dec. 22Design and build aircraft components using specialized tools.Fix ItWednesday, Dec. 27It’s broken, so fix it! Use real aviation techniques to repair broken aircraft.Future of FlightThursday, Dec. 28Keep soaring to new heights as you dream of the future in aviation and space flight.Amazing AircraftFriday, Dec. 29Delve into the safety, comfort and decorative designing of aircraft.

 Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40

Winter Break Special Pricing

Package A - Choose all eight workshops and save 15%!Package B - Choose five workshops and save 10%!Call 316.660.0620 to get your discounts!Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5

 

Exploration Place

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

TOT Tuesday: Little Explorers Playgroup3rd Tuesday of each month10:30 - 11 a.m.Ages 2 - 5 with adultTOT Tuesday at Exploration Place is included in general museum admission, free for members.Dates:July 18Aug 15Sept 19Oct 17Nov 21Dec 19

Exploration Place

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

Take off with the new Design Build Fly exhibit

Use aviation tools and techniques – just like workers in the factories!Aircraft ServiceMonday, Dec. 18Investigate what kind of maintenance and service needs to be conducted on an aircraft before it can fly.Testing to FailureTuesday, Dec. 19Construct parts of an aircraft and determine how much bend, twist and weight they can take before they break.Shaping UpWednesday, Dec. 20Adjust aircraft design to maximize the lift and see how high it can go.Training for Take-offThursday, Dec. 21Become a pilot in-training for the day! Work your mind and body to get ready for flight.Pieces and PartsFriday, Dec. 22Design and build aircraft components using specialized tools.Fix ItWednesday, Dec. 27It’s broken, so fix it! Use real aviation techniques to repair broken aircraft.Future of FlightThursday, Dec. 28Keep soaring to new heights as you dream of the future in aviation and space flight.Amazing AircraftFriday, Dec. 29Delve into the safety, comfort and decorative designing of aircraft.

 Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40

Winter Break Special Pricing

Package A - Choose all eight workshops and save 15%!Package B - Choose five workshops and save 10%!Call 316.660.0620 to get your discounts!Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5

 

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.

Exploration Place

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

Take off with the new Design Build Fly exhibit

Use aviation tools and techniques – just like workers in the factories!Aircraft ServiceMonday, Dec. 18Investigate what kind of maintenance and service needs to be conducted on an aircraft before it can fly.Testing to FailureTuesday, Dec. 19Construct parts of an aircraft and determine how much bend, twist and weight they can take before they break.Shaping UpWednesday, Dec. 20Adjust aircraft design to maximize the lift and see how high it can go.Training for Take-offThursday, Dec. 21Become a pilot in-training for the day! Work your mind and body to get ready for flight.Pieces and PartsFriday, Dec. 22Design and build aircraft components using specialized tools.Fix ItWednesday, Dec. 27It’s broken, so fix it! Use real aviation techniques to repair broken aircraft.Future of FlightThursday, Dec. 28Keep soaring to new heights as you dream of the future in aviation and space flight.Amazing AircraftFriday, Dec. 29Delve into the safety, comfort and decorative designing of aircraft.

 Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40

Winter Break Special Pricing

Package A - Choose all eight workshops and save 15%!Package B - Choose five workshops and save 10%!Call 316.660.0620 to get your discounts!Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5

 

Exploration Place

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

Take off with the new Design Build Fly exhibit

Use aviation tools and techniques – just like workers in the factories!Aircraft ServiceMonday, Dec. 18Investigate what kind of maintenance and service needs to be conducted on an aircraft before it can fly.Testing to FailureTuesday, Dec. 19Construct parts of an aircraft and determine how much bend, twist and weight they can take before they break.Shaping UpWednesday, Dec. 20Adjust aircraft design to maximize the lift and see how high it can go.Training for Take-offThursday, Dec. 21Become a pilot in-training for the day! Work your mind and body to get ready for flight.Pieces and PartsFriday, Dec. 22Design and build aircraft components using specialized tools.Fix ItWednesday, Dec. 27It’s broken, so fix it! Use real aviation techniques to repair broken aircraft.Future of FlightThursday, Dec. 28Keep soaring to new heights as you dream of the future in aviation and space flight.Amazing AircraftFriday, Dec. 29Delve into the safety, comfort and decorative designing of aircraft.

 Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40

Winter Break Special Pricing

Package A - Choose all eight workshops and save 15%!Package B - Choose five workshops and save 10%!Call 316.660.0620 to get your discounts!Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5

 

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.

Mon Dec 2 5

CLOSED

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.

Exploration Place

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

Take off with the new Design Build Fly exhibit

Use aviation tools and techniques – just like workers in the factories! Fix ItWednesday, Dec. 27It’s broken, so fix it! Use real aviation techniques to repair broken aircraft.Future of FlightThursday, Dec. 28Keep soaring to new heights as you dream of the future in aviation and space flight.Amazing AircraftFriday, Dec. 29Delve into the safety, comfort and decorative designing of aircraft.

 Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40

Winter Break Special Pricing

Package A - Choose all eight workshops and save 15%!Package B - Choose five workshops and save 10%!Call 316.660.0620 to get your discounts!Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5

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.

Exploration Place

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

Take off with the new Design Build Fly exhibit

Use aviation tools and techniques – just like workers in the factories! Fix ItWednesday, Dec. 27It’s broken, so fix it! Use real aviation techniques to repair broken aircraft.Future of FlightThursday, Dec. 28Keep soaring to new heights as you dream of the future in aviation and space flight.Amazing AircraftFriday, Dec. 29Delve into the safety, comfort and decorative designing of aircraft.

 Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40

Winter Break Special Pricing

Package A - Choose all eight workshops and save 15%!Package B - Choose five workshops and save 10%!Call 316.660.0620 to get your discounts!Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5

Exploration Place

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

Take off with the new Design Build Fly exhibit

Use aviation tools and techniques – just like workers in the factories! Fix ItWednesday, Dec. 27It’s broken, so fix it! Use real aviation techniques to repair broken aircraft.Future of FlightThursday, Dec. 28Keep soaring to new heights as you dream of the future in aviation and space flight.Amazing AircraftFriday, Dec. 29Delve into the safety, comfort and decorative designing of aircraft.

 Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40

Winter Break Special Pricing

Package A - Choose all eight workshops and save 15%!Package B - Choose five workshops and save 10%!Call 316.660.0620 to get your discounts!Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5

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.

Sat Dec 3 0

Rock the Dome

Exploration Place

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

Saturday, Dec. 30Doors open at 6:30 p.m.For ages 17 and older. Jam to three Pink Floyd Cosmic Light Shows: Dark Side of the Moon, The Wall and Wish You Were Here.Admission: $13/all three shows (per night, per person, plus tax).