Discovery Studio

Discovery StudioA vibrant space for children's open-ended art and science exploration

This artfully designed environment inspires discovery and creative exploration with a selection of rotating activities, appropriate for a wide range of ages and abilities.  It offers an array of interesting objects and materials, coupled with challenges and ideas for investigation. 

Discovery Studio is open for self-guided exploration most days from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM. Try a different theme each week!  Check the calendar for more details and for other daily activities.

May 4 - 8, 11- 15 • Wood Works
Create collages with wood pieces and glue, experiment with sanding and bolting, wield a hammer and learn what tools can do.
May 18 - 29 • Magnet Play
Artfully arrange magnetic stones, test objects to see what's magnetic, and steer objects through mazes with a magnet wand.
June 2 - 5, 8 - 12 • Shape Play
Toss, sort, stack and match an array of shapes to create designs and patterns and explore symmetry.
June 15 - 19, 22 - 28 • Texture Trace
Sort stones by smooth and rough textures, create textured collages, and get your hands gooey investigating slime.
June 29 - 30 • My Sky
Design constellations, use geoboards to create star systems out of rubberbands, and make asteroids out of clay.

Discovery Studio was supported in part by the June Rockwell Levy Foundation.

Discovery Studio, a vibrant space for children's art and science exploration