School’s Out Programming: 12/21 – 12/30 (Extended hours from 9 am – 5 pm Tuesday-Friday)
21 – Tiny Tots – Reindeer Boot Camp 10:30 am
Description: Balance on the rooftops, weave through houses, and pull a sleigh like a reindeer as you teach the reindeer how to get in shape for their big day!
21 – School’s Out! Snow Bots – 1:00 pm and 3 pm
Description: Dash, the KCDC robot will be clearing indoor snow using the bulldozer accessory with YOUR help! Come tell Dash how to clear the “roads”!
22 – School’s Out! Hovercraft! 10:30 am, 1:00 pm, and 3 pm
Description: The KCDC Hovercraft will be gliding around the Discovery Center today. See how it feels to float above the ground–it’s similar to skating on ice, but is powered by air!
23 – Winter Celebration! 11 am – 3 pm
Description: Snowmen, ice, snowball toss and more! Celebrate winter at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center! Build indoor snowmen at 11:30 am with “snow”, paint with ice at 1:30 pm and challenge yourself to build the tallest marshmallow snowman you can at 2:30 pm. Indoor snowball fights will be from 11 am – 3 pm!
24 – 25 We are Closed!
26 – Toddler Tuesday: Kansas Ballet at 10:30 am
Description: Move and groove with the Kansas Ballet Academy at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center!
26 – Indoor Winter Games: Face the Cookie! 1 pm and 3 pm
Description: Try to maneuver a cookie from your forehead to your mouth without using your hands. The best part is the cookie reward!
27 – Wee Wednesdays – Magnets, Jingle Bells and Slime! – 10:30 am
Description: Eye spy holiday style! Use magnets to find jingle bells in silly slime!
27 – Ice Rescue! 1 pm and 3 pm
Description: Use science, force and problem solving to free a treasure from a mini iceberg!
28- Tiny Tots: Snowball Fun! 10:30 am
Description: Practice your skills while stacking, launching and playing with “inside” snowballs!
28 – Jumping Jingle Bells – 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm
Description: Toss jingle bells onto a KCDC staff members shaving cream filled head and see how many will stay put to jingle!
29 – Snowball Dance! 11 am, 1 and 3 pm
Description: Dance, jump and twist to shake the ping pong snowballs out of the box without using your hands!
30 – Snowball Catapults 1:00 pm
Description: Explore physics using indoor “snowballs” and catapults!