THIS WEEKEND AT KID

February 25 and 26

Drop in and discover or sign up for a workshop.  Or both!

Japan Day - Kendama

JAPAN DAY

Saturday, February 25 10:00 – 5:00
Celebrate Omocha Matsuri, the Japanese Festival of Toys, with toy rocket-making, Origami, Kendama, chopstick races, Onigiri snack-making, Kamishibai storytelling, and more.  In partnership with the Japan Information & Culture Center, Embassy of Japan, the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, and TABLE FOR TWO USA.
See our full line-up of activities.

OPEN EXPLORE

Open Explore

Drop by any time during museum hours for hands-on, innovative activities. Explore and experiment with wind tubes, giant ball runs, drilling and construction, and more!  Activities vary each day. All ages.
Free for members; $8 nonmembers

Saturday and Sunday, 10:00 – 5:00

WEEKEND WORKSHOPS

Geta Sandals

Geta Sandals
Geta are Japanese wooden sandals that resemble a cross between clogs and flip-flops. Traditionally, Geta can be used in any season, just add socks in winter! Make your own Geta using jigsaws, drills, and electric sanders. *Participants must have completed Level 1 Woodshop Maker Studio.* Ages 8+
$12 members; $14 nonmembers (+ $8 museum admission)

REGISTER  Saturday, February 25, 11:00

REGISTER  Saturday, February 25, 1:30

Seuss City

Electric Seuss City
Dr. Seuss would be 113 today. Celebrate his birthday by creating wacky Seuss-inspired cities!  All ages.
$3 materials fee

DROP-IN  Sunday, February 26, 12:00 – 3:00

MAKER STUDIO

Textiles

Textile Studio
Learn to hand-stitch, use different fabrics, master a sewing machine, and create patterns 1st grade and up.
You must have completed Level 1 Maker Studio to sign up for Level 2.
Maker Studio  $10 members; $11 nonmembers
Open Build  $6 members; $7 nonmembers

REGISTER   MAKER STUDIO, LEVEL 2  Saturday, February 25, 11:00

REGISTER   OPEN BUILD  Saturday, February 25, 3:00

Woodshop

Woodshop Studio
Learn woodshop skills, techniques, tools & machinery.  1st grade & up.
You must have completed Level 1 Maker Studio to sign up for Level 2.
Maker Studio  $10 members; $11 nonmembers
Open Build  $6 members; $7 nonmembers

REGISTER   MAKER STUDIO, LEVEL 2  Sunday, February 26, 11:00

REGISTER   OPEN BUILD  Sunday, February 26, 3:00

See our Calendar Page to plan ahead.

Full refunds (minus 5% processing fee) are given up to 24 hours prior to workshop. If a participant is more than 10 minutes late for a workshop, participant will not be admitted and will not be given a refund. Workshops may be cancelled due to low enrollment. For more information, view our complete Cancellation Policies.