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Remember that we are closed Mondays in the fall, winter and spring.
Download a printable version of our December calendar
, or check out upcoming events below
12/19/2014, 11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Put on a smock and get ready for creative clay and dough work. We have special tools, rollers, pounders and
presses to exercise little hands. Help your child build fine motor muscles, creative expression and leave the
mess with us! Try out new, innovative clays and dough every week and take home recipes to make your own
More info on Clay Play can be found here.
This activity is recommended for ages 2+ and is included in your regular museum admission.
Parents' Day Out
12/20/2014, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Parents' Day Out gives you a chance to go shopping without the kids, or just take care of the endless things piling up before the holidays.
Bring the kids to MDM for 3 hours of fun!
We'll provide a morning snack, playtime in the museum, a science presentation or gift making activity, and supervision by MDM's trained, caring staff.
Pre-registration is required and must be done no later than the Thursday before each date!
Time: 9am- Noon
Price: $15 per child for members, $20 per child for non-members. Additional siblings are half-off.
Gingerbread Workshop: 11am and 1:30pm
A beloved family tradition ad MDM, decorate your dream gingerbread house with tons of candy and edible building supplies for sleds, trees, decks, garages, hot tubs, dog houses, snow men, or landing strips for the reindeer! If you can imagine it, we'll help you build it with homemade royal icing mortar.
Spend some quality family time, make memories together, and leave the mess to us.
Price: $18 per house for non members, $15 per house for members. Price includes the giungerbread house, all you can use candy decorations, royal icing, and a box to transport your finished house home in.
Must pay in advance.
Two sessions, 11am and 1:30pm
Reserve your gingerbread house by Thursday, Decmber 18th!
Elf Workshop: Gifts from the Heart
12/21/2014, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Surprise your special grown up with a gift hand made by YOU!
Recommended ages 4+
12/23/2014, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Every week we'll read aloud a favorite children's book, explore the science in the story and make a fun, easy project to take home. Recommended 3+
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