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.

September 29 - October 4 • Magnet Play
Artfully arrange magnetic stones, test objects to see what's magnetic, and steer objects through mazes with a magnet wand.
October 6 - 16 • Puzzle Works
Try your hand at geometric, mosaic, wooden and magnetic puzzles that involve shape sequencing and sorting and have multiple solutions.
October 17 & 18 • Imagination Playground
Stack and build with huge blue foam blocks, wheels, spools, tubes and a variety of loose parts.
October 20 - 25 & 27- 30 • Spooky Studio
Dress up, create spooky creatures and have other frightful fun!
November 3 - 6 & 10 - 13 • Nature Investigators
Sort and trace shells and stones, use tools to create sandscapes, and observe natural objects using magnifying glasses.
November 17 - 20 & 24 - 27 • Texture Trace
Sort stones by smooth and rough textures, create textured collages, and get your hands gooey investigating slime.

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

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