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 most days. Try a different theme each week!  Check the calendar for more details and for other daily activities.

January 1 - 6 • Bridge Builders
Design and construct bridges from spaghetti, make paper bridges and test their strength with pennies, and create bridges from natural materials.
January 10 - 13 & 17 - 20 • Mythical Creatures
Explore a variety of mythical creatures from unicorns to dragons. Master the minotaur's labyrinth, create a unicorn horn, and more!
January 24 - 27 & 31 - February 3 • Light and Color
Choose from an array of colorful materials to create sun catcher sculptures and explore and build with vibrant blocks and prisms.
February 7 - 10 & 14 - 17 • Shape Play
Toss, sort, stack and match an array of shapes to create designs and patterns and explore symmetry.

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

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