Monday, April 15, 2013
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Families encounter a lively llama from Lladyllove Llamas (Foster, RI), baby goats from Harmony Homestead (West Greenwich, RI), a soft sheep and her lambs from Maybe Tomorrow Farm (Chepachet, RI), and ride ponies from Paine Farm (Foster, RI) in the Museum’s Children’s Garden. Kids get a close look at these cuddly creatures and meet experts from Rhode Island farms, who demonstrate washing, carding, dying and spinning the animals’ fleece into yarn.
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Families take on creative challenges with a colorful array of engaging shape and patterning puzzles. Try your hand at geometric, mosaic, wooden and magnetic puzzles that involve shape sequencing and sorting and have many different solutions.