• Museum Hours: 

    Tuesday-Saturday, 9:30am-3:30pm. Closed Sundays & Mondays.
    Discover Room closed Wednesday mornings in October for classes.

    Special Opening: Open for Indigenous People’s Day, Oct. 11, 9:30am-3:30pm

    Masks are required for all Museum visitors ages 2 & up.

    Parking:

    Our Museum has limited lot parking. Free parking is also available behind St. John’s Church, located directly across the street from the Museum. See Map>

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Little Artists Studio: How to Draw a Bunny

April 12, 2020 · SPARK

Learn how to draw a bunny using only circles and ovals with these step-by-step instructions perfect for young children (and their adults!) Our designer Miss […]

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Little Scientists: Egg Geodes

April 11, 2020 · SPARK

Geodes are small rock cavities lined with crystals or minerals. They form through a process in which particles (solute) are suspended in fluid (solvent) and […]

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Little Chefs: No Bake Nest Cookies

April 10, 2020 · SPARK

Cooking reinforces math skills, reading skills, science concepts and helps children follow multi-step directions! So put on an apron, wash your hands and get on […]

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Peep Science 101: Forming an HyPEEPthesis

April 9, 2020 · SPARK

Love them or hate them, Peeps will always hold a place in just about everyone’s Easter basket. So this week we’re doing a series of […]

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Peep Science 101: Peep-dough

April 8, 2020 · SPARK

Love them or hate them, Peeps will always hold a place in just about everyone’s Easter basket. So this week we’re doing a series of […]

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Peep Science 101: The Magnificent Melting Microwave Peep

April 7, 2020 · SPARK

Love them or hate them, Peeps will always hold a place in just about everyone’s Easter basket. So this week we’re doing a series of […]

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Naturally-Dyed Easter Eggs

April 6, 2020 · SPARK

We’ve all seen them on Pinterest, but how hard is it really to naturally dye eggs? We’ve partnered with the Niantic Farmers Market to find […]

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Easy-to-Make Toilet Paper Roll Ewok

April 5, 2020 · SPARK

The Force may not be strong with this one, but he sure is cute! Read-on to learn how to make this no-mess craft out of […]

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Superhero Science: Spider-Man Clothespin Buddy

April 4, 2020 · SPARK

Could Spider-Man really stop a jet with his web? Learn some of the science of the superhero Spider-Man and then make your own Spider-Man Clothespin […]

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Miss Sarah B’s Secret Play-Dough Recipe

April 3, 2020 · SPARK

One of our favorite recipes here at the Museum. The cream of tartar makes this dough stay smooth for a long time! Children get to […]

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