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.

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, make texture rubbings, and more.
June 30 - August 2 (excluding Mondays) • Stars and Night Sky
Design your own constellations, create star systems using geoboards and rubber bands, make asteroids from clay, and more!
August 4 - 24 • Sun Power
Make a sundial to harness the power of the sun, create a miniature solar warmer from foil, and construct a hoop glider.
August 25 - 31 • Block Builders
Stack blocks to construct tall towers, experiment with tangram puzzles, and build on mirrors to explore shapes and 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