classes

Explore & More is proud to offer a range of classes for children and families.  These classes are designed for ages 1-5 to help support the developmental needs of young children through play!  So come play, learn and grow with our educators.  We have enhanced safety measures throughout the museum including limited capacity to ensure everyone is staying safe.  Space is filling up fast so reserve your seat today.

Toddler Time

What: Toddler Time is a 1 hour program for our little ones ages 18mo. up to 3 years, giving them and their caregiver the opportunity to play, learn and grow!
Who: 18 month – 3 years
When: Saturdays 9:00am – 10:00am
Cost: $15/participant

Explore Even More

What: You and your pre-K kiddo are invited to participate in our special Saturday classes! Children will play in the museum, we’ll practice early literacy and math skills, practice taking turns, sharing, and playing in a classroom setting. We sing songs, read stories, play, and learn!
Who: 3-4 year olds
When: Saturdays 9:00am – 10:00am
Cost: $15/participant

Play & Learn

What: Join us for a playgroup style pre-k class for diverse little learners and their parents/caregivers, perfect for ages 3-4. This class will meet the needs of children who benefit from a multi-sensory learning approach and adapted materials. During the class, children will play together in the museum at a quieter, sensory friendly time. We will provide themed activities that focus on pre-academic skills, social-emotional skills, communication, and motor skills.  Parents will have the opportunity to connect with each other in a supportive environment. We will also have parent resources, make-and-take activities, and advocacy tips.
Who: 3-4 years with autism/diverse learning needs
When: Saturdays 9:00am – 10:00am
Cost: Cost: $10 per child. Purchase includes one adult/caregiver per paying participant. Purchase includes admission to the museum after class for participating child and one adult/caregiver.

Per our security protocol, guests are required to enter through our staff entrance located on the 1st floor – bypassing the 2nd floor lobby entrance.  Walk underneath the 2nd floor bridge near the canal and you will find this entryway.

We are open for play today from 10am-3:30pm!