Explore & More has a selection of classes in our educational studios that take the hands-on learning to another level with fun age appropriate activities led by a facilitator. Advance registration is required.

Aug
21
Wed
Kinder-Ready
Aug 21 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Come join us on this weekly adventure of play and learning to get ready for kindergarten!  Occurring Wednesdays in our Tinkering Tank from 9:30-11:30 beginning July 10th through August 28th, this “Super-Fun” readiness program is designed for children entering kindergarten to practice skills in preparation for the upcoming school year.  Age-appropriate activities touching on all developmental areas will be covered through exhibits, circle time, learning centers, stories and crafts. Parents/Caregivers will engage with their children and come away with ideas and suggestions for carryover at home.  Click here to register!  
Aug
27
Tue
Macramé Workshop
Aug 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Come learn all about the art of macramé and make your very own keychain to take home! In this hands-on workshop, instructor Nadeen Yousef (from Macramé by Nadeen at the West Side Bazaar) will explain traditional macramé practices and teach participants to execute basic designs.  This class is recommended for ages 5-12.

 

Aug
28
Wed
Kinder-Ready
Aug 28 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Come join us on this weekly adventure of play and learning to get ready for kindergarten!  Occurring Wednesdays in our Tinkering Tank from 9:30-11:30 beginning July 10th through August 28th, this “Super-Fun” readiness program is designed for children entering kindergarten to practice skills in preparation for the upcoming school year.  Age-appropriate activities touching on all developmental areas will be covered through exhibits, circle time, learning centers, stories and crafts. Parents/Caregivers will engage with their children and come away with ideas and suggestions for carryover at home.  Click here to register!

 

Sep
1
Sun
ChiquiBomba Drum & Dance
Sep 1 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

This fun drum and dance session will get families moving to Bomba and Plena rhythms from Puerto Rico. Led by Beatriz Flores, Director of El Batey Dance Center in Buffalo.  This class is recommended for ages 4-10.

Sep
18
Wed
Music & Movement with Danceability (5 & Under)
Sep 18 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Music & Movement program is designed for all dancers regardless of their needs, levels, or abilities. Dancers are exposed to a variety of dance styles such as tap, jazz, ballet, modern, and creative movement. Please come join us for the fun! This class is recommended for children ages 5 years and under. Duration: 45 minutes.
– Class fee covers the cost of one participating child.
– Museum admission and/or membership are required for entry.
– All children must be accompanied by an adult.
– Only one adult/caregiver will be admitted per child in consideration of room occupancy.
– Siblings cannot attend, unless the sibling is a paying participant.
All classes are non-refundable and non-transferable.
Sep
21
Sat
Music & Movement with Danceability (All Ages) @ Explore & More - The Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Children's Museum
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am
Music & movement program is designed for all dancers regardless of their needs, levels, or abilities. Dancers are exposed to a variety of dance styles such as tap, jazz, ballet, modern, and creative movement. Please come join us for the fun! This class is designed for all ages and abilities. Duration: 45 minutes.