Toddler Tuesdays are sponsored in part by Kansas Ballet Academy and will begin at 10:30 am unless otherwise noted.


January 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th: Movement activity with the Kansas Ballet!


Wee Wednesday activities will begin at 10:30 unless otherwise noted.

January 10th: Smelly Potions!

January 17th: Jurassic Playdough

January 24th: Gravity: Ramps and Hills!

January 31st: Baby doll washing


All Steam activities begin at 1:00 pm unless otherwise noted.

January 13th: Shivering Fun Snow Day!: 11:00 am: Create a colorful masterpiece by painting with ice! 1:00 pm: Make animal tracks in “snow” dough 3:00 pm: You've made snowballs and maybe snow cones, but have you ever made your own snow? You can do it today at the Discovery Center!

KCDC welcomes folk singer Mark Dvorak to perform at the Discovery Center at 1:45 pm​ on January 13th​. Mr. Dvorak is a masterful folk singer who has won awards for children's music and journalism. He has published two collections of essays and poetry. Don't miss this special event--included with general admission to the Discovery Center or membership!

January 20th: Stomp rockets! Start the countdown, jump, and...BLAST OFF! The force of your body will send your paper stomp rocket into the air! 10:30 am, 1 and 3 pm!

January 27th: Educators from the Flint Hills Discovery Center will be onsite to share how Indigenous peoples used all parts of a bison for food, tools, and shelter to avoid waste. Examples tools will be available for families to explore from 11 am - 3 pm.