Events

Spotlight Events

Mar 31 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 1 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 7 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Apr 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5:00 pm
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 21 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
5:30 pm
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Apr 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
10:00 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 5 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
May 12 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
May 19 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
5:30 pm
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 26 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
May 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
10:00 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 2 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Jun 9 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Jun 16 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
5:30 pm
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 23 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jun 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Jun 30 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jul 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Jul 1 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center

All Upcoming Events

Mar
31
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Mar 31 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Apr
1
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Apr 1 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Apr
6
Mon
Get Baby Moving: a Discovery Baby workshop
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Get Baby Moving: a Discovery Baby workshop @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Get your baby moving and grooving with a variety of fun games to help develop baby’s muscles. Join physical therapist Sarah Dahlstrom from TARC to learn fine and gross motor activities that you and your baby can do together. This workshop is offered on Monday, April 6 from 10 to 11 a.m. and Wednesday, April 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 

This workshop is offered as a part of Discovery Baby, a free, fun program that introduces babies and their caregivers to a world of learning and play. Parents who attend can meet other parents with babies and talk with professionals in a fun, casual setting at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. Discovery Baby programs are open to first-time parents with a baby under 12 months old. Workshops are free and advance registration is not required. Parents who attend four or more workshops will receive a free 12 month Discovery Center membership. Learn more at www.kansasdiscovery.org/baby.

Apr
7
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Apr 7 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Apr
8
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Apr 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Apr 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Apr
14
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Apr 14 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Apr
15
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Apr 15 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Apr 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Apr
19
Sun
Richard Maxfield Free Family Concert
Apr 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Richard Maxfield Free Family Concert @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Join the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center in partnership with the Topeka Chapter of KSAEYC for a free outdoor community fair, concert and outdoor playtime for all ages to wrap up the Week of the Young Child.

This event honors the memory of community philanthropist and children’s advocate Richard Maxfield with live music that kids and adults will want to dance to, including the Topeka High School Drumline, Kyler Carpenter and friends! Bring a blanket and enjoy an evening of music exploration and play for the whole family.

Indoor play areas at the Discovery Center are closed for this event.

Apr
21
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Apr 21 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Apr
22
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Apr 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Apr 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Get Baby Moving: a Discovery Baby workshop
Apr 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Get Baby Moving: a Discovery Baby workshop @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Get your baby moving and grooving with a variety of fun games to help develop baby’s muscles. Join physical therapist Sarah Dahlstrom from TARC to learn fine and gross motor activities that you and your baby can do together. This workshop is offered on Monday, April 6 from 10 to 11 a.m. and Wednesday, April 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 

This workshop is offered as a part of Discovery Baby, a free, fun program that introduces babies and their caregivers to a world of learning and play. Parents who attend can meet other parents with babies and talk with professionals in a fun, casual setting at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. Discovery Baby programs are open to first-time parents with a baby under 12 months old. Workshops are free and advance registration is not required. Parents who attend four or more workshops will receive a free 12 month Discovery Center membership. Learn more at www.kansasdiscovery.org/baby.

Apr
28
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Apr 28 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Apr
29
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Apr 29 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Apr 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

May
4
Mon
Your Baby’s Brain: a Discovery Baby workshop
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Your Baby’s Brain: a Discovery Baby workshop @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Babies begin using their brains at birth. Learn how you can support your baby’s brain development, and how everyday experiences provide important connections for your baby’s brain growth with Danielle Twemlow, from the USD 501 Parents as Teachers program. Staff from the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library will also be on-site to sign up families for Baby Bookworms and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. This session shares information from the program “Better Brains for Babies.” This workshop is offered on Monday, May 4 from 10 to 11 a.m. and Wednesday, May 20 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.  

This workshop is offered as a part of Discovery Baby, a free, fun program that introduces babies and their caregivers to a world of learning and play. Parents who attend can meet other parents with babies and talk with professionals in a fun, casual setting at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. Discovery Baby programs are open to first-time parents with a baby under 12 months old. Workshops are free and advance registration is not required. Parents who attend four or more workshops will receive a free 12 month Discovery Center membership. Learn more at www.kansasdiscovery.org/baby.

May
5
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
May 5 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

May
6
Wed
Wee Wednesday
May 6 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
May 6 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

May
12
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
May 12 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

May
13
Wed
Wee Wednesday
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
May 13 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

May
19
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
May 19 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

May
20
Wed
Wee Wednesday
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
May 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Your Baby’s Brain: a Discovery Baby workshop
May 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Your Baby’s Brain: a Discovery Baby workshop @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Babies begin using their brains at birth. Learn how you can support your baby’s brain development, and how everyday experiences provide important connections for your baby’s brain growth with Danielle Twemlow, from the USD 501 Parents as Teachers program. Staff from the Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library will also be on-site to sign up families for Baby Bookworms and Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. This session shares information from the program “Better Brains for Babies.” This workshop is offered on Monday, May 4 from 10 to 11 a.m. and Wednesday, May 20 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.  

This workshop is offered as a part of Discovery Baby, a free, fun program that introduces babies and their caregivers to a world of learning and play. Parents who attend can meet other parents with babies and talk with professionals in a fun, casual setting at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. Discovery Baby programs are open to first-time parents with a baby under 12 months old. Workshops are free and advance registration is not required. Parents who attend four or more workshops will receive a free 12 month Discovery Center membership. Learn more at www.kansasdiscovery.org/baby.

May
26
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
May 26 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

May
27
Wed
Wee Wednesday
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
May 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Jun
1
Mon
Ask the Pediatrician: a Discovery Baby workshop
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Ask the Pediatrician: a Discovery Baby workshop @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Get your Qs some As with a pediatrician from Pediatric Associates of Topeka. Let the doctor field your questions about eating, weight gain, sleep concerns, development, immunizations, or whatever is on your mind that day. Weird questions you’re afraid to ask ⁠(why don’t my baby’s toenails grow as fast a her fingernails?⁠! ) are welcome! This workshop is offered on Monday, June 1 from 10 to 11 a.m. and Wednesday, June 17 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 

This workshop is offered as a part of Discovery Baby, a free, fun program that introduces babies and their caregivers to a world of learning and play. Parents who attend can meet other parents with babies and talk with professionals in a fun, casual setting at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. Discovery Baby programs are open to first-time parents with a baby under 12 months old. Workshops are free and advance registration is not required. Parents who attend four or more workshops will receive a free 12 month Discovery Center membership. Learn more at www.kansasdiscovery.org/baby.

Jun
2
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Jun 2 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Jun
3
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Jun 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Jun 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Jun
9
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Jun 9 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Jun
10
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Jun 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Jun 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Jun
16
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Jun 16 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Jun
17
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Jun 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Jun 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Ask the Pediatrician: a Discovery Baby workshop
Jun 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Ask the Pediatrician: a Discovery Baby workshop @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Get your Qs some As with a pediatrician from Pediatric Associates of Topeka. Let the doctor field your questions about eating, weight gain, sleep concerns, development, immunizations, or whatever is on your mind that day. Weird questions you’re afraid to ask ⁠(why don’t my baby’s toenails grow as fast a her fingernails?⁠! ) are welcome! This workshop is offered on Monday, June 1 from 10 to 11 a.m. and Wednesday, June 17 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 

This workshop is offered as a part of Discovery Baby, a free, fun program that introduces babies and their caregivers to a world of learning and play. Parents who attend can meet other parents with babies and talk with professionals in a fun, casual setting at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. Discovery Baby programs are open to first-time parents with a baby under 12 months old. Workshops are free and advance registration is not required. Parents who attend four or more workshops will receive a free 12 month Discovery Center membership. Learn more at www.kansasdiscovery.org/baby.

Jun
23
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Jun 23 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Jun
24
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Jun 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Jun
30
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Jun 30 @ 10:30 am
Toddler Tuesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Toddler Tuesdays are interactive fun to get children dancing, moving and grooving with friends from the Kansas Ballet Academy! Programs start every Tuesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Jul
1
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Jul 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
Wee Wednesday @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center | Topeka | Kansas | United States

Wee Wednesdays are interactive fun to get children using their senses to play, explore, create, and investigate. Programs start every Wednesday at 10:30 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center.

Regular admission applies, which is $9 for children and adults, $8 for seniors, and free for infants under 12 months and Discovery Center 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, a 4.5 acre certified Nature Explore Outdoor Classroom and special space for babies and toddlers to explore.

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

Discovery Center @ the Library
Jul 1 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Discovery Center @ the Library @ Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

Play with the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library every Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Join us for different STEAM-based experiences every week! These events are free and take place in the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library Learning Center. For more information, visit https://tscpl.org/events

Jul
6
Mon
Sweet Dreams: a Discovery Baby workshop
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Sweet Dreams: a Discovery Baby workshop @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Is your baby sleeping through the night? Is your baby sleeping too much? Will you ever get a full night of sleep again? Join Amy Hough, certified pediatric sleep consultant, to discuss how to manage nighttime. This workshop is offered on Monday, July 6 from 10 to 11 a.m. and Wednesday, July 22 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. 

This workshop is offered as a part of Discovery Baby, a free, fun program that introduces babies and their caregivers to a world of learning and play. Parents who attend can meet other parents with babies and talk with professionals in a fun, casual setting at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. Discovery Baby programs are open to first-time parents with a baby under 12 months old. Workshops are free and advance registration is not required. Parents who attend four or more workshops will receive a free 12 month Discovery Center membership. Learn more at www.kansasdiscovery.org/baby.