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This month at the Museum

In addition to our exciting Intentional Play areas, there are so many new STEAM-based learning opportunities for your little ones here at the Galveston Children’s Museum all year round.

 

Here is what you can expect to find during your MARCH visit.

STEAM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics

Science:               Properties of Matter

Technology:       Nanotechnology

Engineering:     Sustainable Development- Building Aquifers

Arts:                     Symmetry- Butterflies and Four-Leaf Clovers

Mathematics:    How small are nanoparticles?

 

Mommy & Me Meet Ups

 

Don’t Forget our Weekly Mommy & Me Meet Ups

Held Every Thursday at 9am and1pm

Enjoy Coffee on us or bring snacks and Enjoy a fun Activity while socializing with other Moms of Galveston County.

 

This month’s meetups will include:

March 3- Dr. Seuss Day & Oobleck

March 10- Build an Aquifer from sand and dirt

March 17- Plant a Garden with Texas Native Seeds

March 24 – Explore nanoparticles by making smelly balloons

March 31 – Celebrate Solar Week

 

March is National Women In Science month.

Bring your future female scientists and see what they create this month!

 

Spring Break Camps

Each day of Camp will present your child with challenges where they can explore, test, create and design

in the world of Science, all while having FUN!

 

Children will also have plenty of museum playtime as well as snacks and interacting with new friends.   

Our topics will challenge all ages (4-10) and present None Stop Fun!

Our Single-day camps will run from 9 am – 3 pm

$50 per camper   $45 for members

 

Sign up your camper up today.

 

 

Crazy Wacky Art Time Camp

 

What else would you call art created with string, water guns, straws, paper towels, and very unconventional paintbrushes? This is a day of Wacky masterpieces!

 

Spring Ramp Challenge Camp

This camp will take our trials both indoors and out (weather permitting) 

to create outstanding ramps, all the while, demonstrating

potential and kinetic energy

 

Bubble Camp

 

Lots and Lots of Bubbles will result from personalized solutions and wands.

We’ll start with bubble basics: bubble shape and durability

then create a wand fit for royalty.

 

Nothing but Legos Camp

Bring on the challenges! Legos with wheels, Lego Structures, Lego machines Endless Possibilities

 

STEM – A – Rama Camp

STEM Gone Wild is the only way to describe this camp of engineering challenges. Teams will design and test Spider Bridges and Water Fountains just for starters. Aspiring Engineers Wanted!

 

Sign up your camper up today.