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Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Ages 3 - 5Advanced registration required for all classes at www.exploration.org or 316-660-0620.It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our world. Jump into the world of toys and investigate the gaming universe. Plus, discover marvels of the fall and holiday seasons. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme.September: Travel Through Toyland5 - Limitless LEGOs®12 - The Story of Toys19 - Etch and Sketch26 - Toy DesignerOctober: Play the Day3 - Race around the Board10 - Magnet Man17 - Operation Science!24 - Game Engineer31 - Spooktacular StrategiesNovember: Backyard Science7 - Plants14 - Veggies21 - Fruits28 - HarvestDecember: Holiday Wonders5 - Light It Up12 - Holidays Around the World19 - Let It Snow, Let It SnowPricesMember          $5 per child, adult member freeNonmember    $7 per child, includes 1 adult
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Join the students from the WSU Dental Hygiene program for some hands-on education about how to keep your mouth healthy.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Join the students from the WSU Dental Hygiene program for some hands-on education about how to keep your mouth healthy.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Ages 3 - 5Advanced registration required for all classes at www.exploration.org or 316-660-0620.It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our world. Jump into the world of toys and investigate the gaming universe. Plus, discover marvels of the fall and holiday seasons. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme.September: Travel Through Toyland5 - Limitless LEGOs®12 - The Story of Toys19 - Etch and Sketch26 - Toy DesignerOctober: Play the Day3 - Race around the Board10 - Magnet Man17 - Operation Science!24 - Game Engineer31 - Spooktacular StrategiesNovember: Backyard Science7 - Plants14 - Veggies21 - Fruits28 - HarvestDecember: Holiday Wonders5 - Light It Up12 - Holidays Around the World19 - Let It Snow, Let It SnowPricesMember          $5 per child, adult member freeNonmember    $7 per child, includes 1 adult
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Join the students from the WSU Dental Hygiene program for some hands-on education about how to keep your mouth healthy.
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.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Join the students from the WSU Dental Hygiene program for some hands-on education about how to keep your mouth healthy.
10:30 - 11 a.m.Ages 2 - 5 with adultEnjoy early childhood educational experiences at Exploration Place, Sedgwick County Zoo, Wichita WATER Center and others.TOT Tuesday at Exploration Place is included in general museum admission, free for members.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Ages 3 - 5Advanced registration required for all classes at www.exploration.org or 316-660-0620.It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our world. Jump into the world of toys and investigate the gaming universe. Plus, discover marvels of the fall and holiday seasons. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme.September: Travel Through Toyland5 - Limitless LEGOs®12 - The Story of Toys19 - Etch and Sketch26 - Toy DesignerOctober: Play the Day3 - Race around the Board10 - Magnet Man17 - Operation Science!24 - Game Engineer31 - Spooktacular StrategiesNovember: Backyard Science7 - Plants14 - Veggies21 - Fruits28 - HarvestDecember: Holiday Wonders5 - Light It Up12 - Holidays Around the World19 - Let It Snow, Let It SnowPricesMember          $5 per child, adult member freeNonmember    $7 per child, includes 1 adult
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Sip some science! Enjoy exclusive time at our fun hands-on exhibits while drinking your favorite adult beverages. Grab a bite to eat from local food trucks, soak up some knowledge with special presentations, plus much more!2018 ScheduleAugust 16: SharksSeptember 20: ToysOctober 18: PumpkinsNovember 15: Help the HungryDecember 20: Holiday CheerPricesMembers: FreeNonmembers: $5 in advance, $7 at the door
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
School’s Out Edventures9 a.m. - 4 p.m.Grades K - 5LEGO® ManiaFriday, Oct. 19Design and construct your own creations using LEGOs® then add motors and servos to make it move.Edventure Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5
Sat Oct 2 0

Spooky Science

Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Scare up some ghostly fun with activities for the whole family. Wear your favorite Halloween costume and more.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Join the students from the WSU Dental Hygiene program for some hands-on education about how to keep your mouth healthy.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Join the students from the WSU Dental Hygiene program for some hands-on education about how to keep your mouth healthy.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
School’s Out Edventures9 a.m. - 4 p.m.Grades K - 5Forge a FortMonday, Oct. 22Engineer a fort and create a story to go along with it.Edventure Prices (per person, per day)Member: $35Nonmember: $40Before 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
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Ages 3 - 5Advanced registration required for all classes at www.exploration.org or 316-660-0620.It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our world. Jump into the world of toys and investigate the gaming universe. Plus, discover marvels of the fall and holiday seasons. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme.September: Travel Through Toyland5 - Limitless LEGOs®12 - The Story of Toys19 - Etch and Sketch26 - Toy DesignerOctober: Play the Day3 - Race around the Board10 - Magnet Man17 - Operation Science!24 - Game Engineer31 - Spooktacular StrategiesNovember: Backyard Science7 - Plants14 - Veggies21 - Fruits28 - HarvestDecember: Holiday Wonders5 - Light It Up12 - Holidays Around the World19 - Let It Snow, Let It SnowPricesMember          $5 per child, adult member freeNonmember    $7 per child, includes 1 adult
Wed Oct 2 4

Senior Wednesday

Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
1:30 p.m.Admission: $4 (plus tax)Located in the Kemper Creative Learning Studio  June 27Shark AdaptationsLearn about all the wonderful adaptations sharks have in order to survive the oceans from shallow to deep, all while uncovering some myths too.Presented by Chaille Blount, Exploration PlaceJuly 25Shark AwarenessDive into shark diversity and conservation from a diver’s point of view.Presented by Jennifer Hull, Amber Waves Diving CompanyAugust 22Shark ConservationJoin us as we dive into the perils that face these beautiful creatures as you learn about conservation efforts worldwidePresented by Toni Willis-Jackman, Wichita State UniversitySeptemberNoneOctober 24The History of the Yo-YoFind out why this classic toy has had its ups and downs.Presented by Matt Johnson, American Yo-Yo Association Champ
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Join the students from the WSU Dental Hygiene program for some hands-on education about how to keep your mouth healthy.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
Join the students from the WSU Dental Hygiene program for some hands-on education about how to keep your mouth healthy.
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.Ages 3 - 5Advanced registration required for all classes at www.exploration.org or 316-660-0620.It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our world. Jump into the world of toys and investigate the gaming universe. Plus, discover marvels of the fall and holiday seasons. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme.September: Travel Through Toyland5 - Limitless LEGOs®12 - The Story of Toys19 - Etch and Sketch26 - Toy DesignerOctober: Play the Day3 - Race around the Board10 - Magnet Man17 - Operation Science!24 - Game Engineer31 - Spooktacular StrategiesNovember: Backyard Science7 - Plants14 - Veggies21 - Fruits28 - HarvestDecember: Holiday Wonders5 - Light It Up12 - Holidays Around the World19 - Let It Snow, Let It SnowPricesMember          $5 per child, adult member freeNonmember    $7 per child, includes 1 adult