Events

Spotlight Events

Feb 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Feb 25 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Feb 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Feb 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Feb 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
10:00 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
10:00 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 3 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 4 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Mar 10 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Mar 17 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
5:30 pm
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 24 @ 10:30 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
10:30 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
Mar 25 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
4:30 pm
Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library
Mar 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
11:00 am
Kansas Children's Discovery Center
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

All Upcoming Events

Feb
22
Sat
STEAM Saturday: Art Chromatography
Feb 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
STEAM Saturday: Art Chromatography @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Is it art or science? It’s both! Liquid usually flows with gravity, but in narrow spaces, it can go against the flow! Explore the properties of liquid and create beautiful, unique patterns using science, H2O, and ink on Saturday, February 22 at 10:30 the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. This fun and educational science activity is from our friends at the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE).

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!

Feb
25
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Feb 25 @ 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!

Feb
26
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Feb 26 @ 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
Feb 26 @ 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

Feb
29
Sat
Leap, Launch, Learn!
Feb 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Leap, Launch, Learn! @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Jump in for a whole day of leaping, launching and learning fun on Leap Day, Saturday, February 29 at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center. Catapult pretend frogs at 10:30, launch film canister rockets with the power of chemistry at 1:30, and experience our famous cola and candy chemistry rocket launch at 3:30.

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!

Mar
2
Mon
Baby Feeding 101: a Discovery Baby workshop
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Baby Feeding 101: a Discovery Baby workshop @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Breastfeeding, bottle feeding, pumping, introducing solids? Get your feeding questions answered with registered nurse Libby Rosen, RN, PhD, from the Stormont-Vail Health Breastfeeding Clinic. Troubleshoot concerns and get tips on breastfeeding at work, baby weight gain, and early nutrition. This workshop is offered on Monday, March 2 from 10 to 11 a.m. and Wednesday, March 18 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.

Mar
3
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Mar 3 @ 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!

Mar
4
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Mar 4 @ 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
Mar 4 @ 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

Mar
10
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Mar 10 @ 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!

Mar
11
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Mar 11 @ 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
Mar 11 @ 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

Mar
17
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Mar 17 @ 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!

Mar
18
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Mar 18 @ 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
Mar 18 @ 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

Baby Feeding 101: a Discovery Baby workshop
Mar 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Baby Feeding 101: a Discovery Baby workshop @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Breastfeeding, bottle feeding, pumping, introducing solids? Get your feeding questions answered with registered nurse Libby Rosen, RN, PhD, from the Stormont-Vail Health Breastfeeding Clinic. Troubleshoot concerns and get tips on breastfeeding at work, baby weight gain, and early nutrition. This workshop is offered on Monday, March 2 from 10 to 11 a.m. and Wednesday, March 18 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.

Mar
24
Tue
Toddler Tuesday
Mar 24 @ 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!

Mar
25
Wed
Wee Wednesday
Mar 25 @ 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
Mar 25 @ 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

Mar
28
Sat
Engineering Expo
Mar 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Engineering Expo @ Kansas Children's Discovery Center

Build, test, improve! Come to Engineering Expo at the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center on Saturday, March 28 from 11 to 3. Compete in three epic and engaging engineering challenges and enjoy a whole day of serious fun. Engineering Expo is generously sponsored by Bartlett & West and Evergy.

Design a protective structure in the Egg-Citing Egg Drop, where you design and create a structure at home or at the Discovery Center to help an egg withstand an estimated twenty foot drop. In the Skyscraper Tower Challenge, use Keva Planks to create amazingly tall towers. Can you break the Discovery Center record of 11.25 feet? Race against the constraints of time and materials in the Balloon Structure Build to construct the tallest freestanding balloon structure. Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place winners in each of the three competitions and will be announced at 3:30.

Community partners will offer additional engineering and technology fun. Activities will be provided by the American Society of Civil Engineers, Bartlett & West, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Engineering and the The Foundation for Aeronautical Education Inc.

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/engineeringexpo/ for full contest rules and more information.

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!