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Kids Bike Rodeo

It’s a wheelie good time at the annual Kids Bike Rodeo! Learn all about bike safety at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on Saturday, April 27 from 11 to 3. Using Discovery Center bikes, experts from Safe Kids Kansas will be onsite with traffic signs to help children recognize their meanings, review the rules of the road, demonstrate how helmets protect us and how to fit them correctly. Free safety checklists and helmets will be available while supplies last.

This event is supported by Safe Kids Kansas, Stormont-Vail Health, Topeka Community Cycle Project, the Topeka Police Department and the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT).

Regular admission applies, which is $7.75 for children and adults, $6.75 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and KCDC members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center with over 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events-at-kcdc/ for more serious fun!

School’s Out Earth Day Celebration

School’s out! Celebrate Earth Day with a self-directed outdoor scavenger hunt at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on Monday, April 22 during special hours from 9-5. The hunt will be available at the front desk. Can you find a hiding place for a squirrel? A stick that’s shaped like a “”Y””? A place where rocks are stacked on top of each other? Take time to explore The Discovery Center’s 4.5 acre Outdoor Classroom and Native Prairie Grass and Wildflower Habitat.

Regular admission applies, which is $7.75 for children and adults, $6.75 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and KCDC members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center with over 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events-at-kcdc/ for more serious fun!

KCDC Closed: Easter

The Kansas Children’s Discovery Center is closed on Sunday, April 21 for Easter Sunday. Visit https://kansasdiscovery.org/plan-a-visit/hours-and-admission/ for museum hours and holidays.

Family Yoga: Week of the Young Child

Making time to exercise as a family can be a bit of a stretch, but you can get it done during family yoga at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on Thursday, April 11 and Friday, April 12 at 10:30 am.

This program is a part of the annual Week of the Young Child, an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) celebrating young children and their families with hands-on, collaborative activities encouraging movement and healthy lifestyles.

Regular admission applies, which is $7.75 for children and adults, $6.75 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and KCDC members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center with over 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events-at-kcdc/ for more serious fun!

Family Yoga: Week of the Young Child

Making time to exercise as a family can be a bit of a stretch, but you can get it done during family yoga at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on Thursday, April 11 and Friday, April 12 at 10:30 am.

This program is a part of the annual Week of the Young Child, an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) celebrating young children and their families with hands-on, collaborative activities encouraging movement and healthy lifestyles.

Regular admission applies, which is $7.75 for children and adults, $6.75 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and KCDC members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center with over 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events-at-kcdc/ for more serious fun!

Sunflower Health Plan Free Family Fun Night

Join us for Sunflower Health Plan Free Family Fun Night at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on Thursday, April 18 from 4pm to 7pm. Come explore the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, a special place where children can create, discover and learn through play. The Discovery Center features 15,000 square feet of indoor educational play, including science, careers, building and art. Special areas for infants and toddlers let even the littlest explorers adventure. Kids can get outside in a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom. Join us for this free admission night generously sponsored by our partners atSunflower Health Plan!

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/freenights for a full schedule of free nights.

Hy-Vee Free Family Fun Night

Join us for Hy-Vee Free Family Fun Night at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on Thursday, April 18 from 4pm to 7pm. Come explore the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, a special place where children can create, discover and learn through play. The Discovery Center features 15,000 square feet of indoor educational play, including science, careers, building and art. Special areas for infants and toddlers let even the littlest explorers adventure. Kids can get outside in a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom. Join us for this free admission night generously sponsored by our partners at Hy-Vee!

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/freenights for a full schedule of free nights.

School’s Out Pajama Party

School’s out! Come play in your pajamas at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on Friday, April 19. We’re open for special extended hours from 9-5.

Regular admission applies, which is $7.75 for children and adults, $6.75 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and KCDC members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center with over 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events-at-kcdc/ for more serious fun!

Advisors Excel Free Family Fun Night

Join us for Advisors Excel Free Family Fun Night at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on Thursday, April 18 from 4pm to 7pm. Come explore the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, a special place where children can create, discover and learn through play. The Discovery Center features 15,000 square feet of indoor educational play, including science, careers, building and art. Special areas for infants and toddlers let even the littlest explorers adventure. Kids can get outside in a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom. Join us for this free admission night generously sponsored by our partners at Advisors Excel!

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/freenights for a full schedule of free nights.

STEAMing: Time Clock Reaction

Is it science or magic? Come see an exciting magical chemistry reaction that happens in an instant on Saturday, April 13 at 10:30 and 1:30. Keep your eyes on the experiment, if you blink, you may miss this awesome chemical reaction!

Regular admission applies, which is $7.75 for children and adults, $6.75 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and KCDC members. Admission also lets you play all day at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center with over 15,000 square feet of indoor educational exhibits exploring science, careers, art, building and more, plus a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom.

Check out https://kansasdiscovery.org/events-at-kcdc/ for more serious fun!