Learn and play on the third Friday of the month. 

You and your preschooler are invited to join us for a monthly adventure including crafts, games, and museum exploration. Each month, we present a different theme and a different set of hands-on activities.

Little Wonders is included with regular admission and is free for MNCH members. Families presenting Oregon Trail or other EBT cards are admitted at a reduced rate. Each participating family gets 10 percent off museum store purchases (15 percent off for museum members). 



January 17, 2020 | 10:30 a.m.

Little Wonders - around the world

All Around the World

Now on the third Friday of the month! This month, we're journeying All Around the World with stories, crafts, and games celebrating cultures and languages around the globe. 

February 21, 2020 | 10:30 a.m.

Little Wonders - rain

Playing in the Rain

Now on the third Friday of the month! This month’s theme is Playing in the Rain, with fun crafts and science activities about clouds, rain storms, and rainbows.

March 20, 2020 | 10:30 a.m.

Little Wonders - flowers



Fascinating Flowers

Now on the third Friday of the month! You and your child are invited to learn and play at the museum during our monthly Little Wonders event. This month's theme is Fascinating Flowers. Enjoy crafts, games, and a story about one of nature's most beautiful things. 

April 17, 2020 | 10:30 a.m.

Little Wonders - earth day


Tune in anytime beginning April 17 for a video version of our Earth Day celebration!


Earth Day!

Now on the third Friday of the month! This month's theme is Earth Day! Come learn about how we can care for our planet through games, crafts, and a reading of the Dr. Seuss classic The Lorax.