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 from 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Thursday through Monday in July and August and most days in September. Try a different theme each week!  Check the calendar for more details and for other daily activities.

July 28 - August 1 • Stars and Night Sky
Design your own constellations, create star systems using geoboards and rubber bands, make moon phase rubbings, and more!
August 11 - 21 • Shape Play
Toss, sort, stack and match an array of shapes to create designs and patterns and explore symmetry.
August 22 - September 2 • Doodlers
Investigate a variety of materials and drawing tools, examine and draw interesting objects, create a doodle with a partner, and add to a large collaborative mural!
September 9 - 18 • Collage Creators
Create funky works of art from an array of colorful fabrics and papers and make object collages from natural and craft materials.
September 20 - 23 & 27 - 30 • Magnet Play
Artfully arrange magnetic stones, test objects to see what's magnetic, and steer objects through mazes with a magnet wand.

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

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