By Annie Savinon, STEM Educator Hello to all! I hope you are staying warm and enjoying the new year. This month, I am highlighting a wonderful event that is currently being held at the museum monthly and is free with guest admission. Any guesses what this event is?! Hint: There is a natural phenomenon happening in April, and Buffalo happens Read more about Don’t miss Explore & More’s Eclipse Readiness Days »
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By Mara Gordon, Play to Learn Facilitator Did you know that play is beneficial for all ages, not just for young learners? You are never too old to have fun and play! Often, it is easy to get caught up in the daily routine & responsibilities of life and to stop having fun. Many adults struggle to find ways to Read more about The 8 Play Personalities and how grown ups can have fun, too »
By Will Kawalec, Cultural Program Educator This February marks the 48th year of Black History Month here in the United States. The monthly celebration was the brainchild of historian Carter G. Woodson, who lobbied for the creation of a Black history celebration more than 50 years before its official adoption, in the 1920s! February marks a time to pay homage Read more about Why Black history should be studied and celebrated all-year long »
As parents, it can be challenging to find the time to fit in household responsibilities along with things we would like to do with our children. However, taking at least a short time out of your day to read to your children should be a priority. Reading to your child at an early age sets them up for success.
Once a month, Explore & More’s special Au-Some Evenings give children with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities, as well as their friends and family, the chance to play and learn together in an understanding and supportive environment.