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April 16 - April 22
  • 16
    16.April.Sunday
    No events
  • 17
    17.April.Monday

    School's Out Edventure

    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    2017.04.17
    Exploration Place

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

    School’s Out Edventures9 a.m. - 4 p.m.Grades K - 5Kansas Water: Past and PresentMonday, April 17Build an aquifer and a watershed to see how water flows through Kansas. Explore glaciers and their effect on Earth.Edventure Prices (per day)Member: $30Nonmember: $35Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5
  • 18
    18.April.Tuesday

    TOT Tuesday: Little Explorers Playgroup

    10:30 AM-11:00 AM
    2017.04.18
    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 adultEnjoy early childhood educational experiences.January 17 - Underground WaterFebruary 21 - VietnamMarch 21 - Ice AgeApril 18 - VietnamMay 16 - Kansas
  • 19
    19.April.Wednesday

    Kansas Kids Preschool Class

    10:30 AM-11:30 AM
    2017.04.19
    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.January: Sensational STEM4          Magnificent Magnetism11        Static and Electricity18        Build It and Break It25        Robots and InventionsFebruary: Discover the Ice Age1          Glaciers and Tar Pits8          Mega Mammals15        Cool it Down22        Staying WarmMarch: Vietnam’s Tet Festival1          Food8          Colors and Clothes15        Fireworks and Friends22        NO CLASS29        Lion Dance and the Year of the RoosterApril: Kansas Creations5          Kansas Mammals (Bison and Other Mammals)12        Bugs and Insects19        Wonderful Weather26        Kansas Nature - Open ExplorationMay: Fun with Food3          What’s Cooking?10        Shapes in Food17        Healthy Food24        Farm to TablePricesMember: $5 per child (adult member free)Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult)Includes newsletter linked to the month’s theme.Advance registration required.
  • 20
    20.April.Thursday
    No events
  • 21
    21.April.Friday
    No events
  • 22
    22.April.Saturday

    Explore Kansas Opening Day

    All day
    2017.04.22
    Exploration Place

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

    Explore Kansas Opening DayOpens Saturday, April 22Enjoy special activities celebrating new elements in the Explore Kansas exhibit gallery. Details to come.Opening Day10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Vietnamese Language Class

    11:00 AM-11:30 AM
    2017.04.22
    Exploration Place

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

    Vietnamese Language ClassesAges 5 and olderSaturdays, 11 - 11:30 a.m.February 4 - April 22Learn Vietnamese vocabulary such as greetings, colors, numbers and names of food.Included in general museum admission, free for members.