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Mother’s Day Bead Making

Saturday & Sunday, May 7 & 8
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Create a variety of beads and bead jewelry in celebration of Mother's Day.  Mold, sculpt and roll beads from paper, clay and other materials and use them to make necklaces, keychains and more! 
Admission is free for moms and grandmoms on Sunday, May 8 from 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM.

Imagination Playground

Saturday, May 14  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Kids invent their own ways to play as they stack and build with huge blue foam blocks, wheels, spools, tubes and a variety of loose parts.  Construct castles and forts, create interesting sculptures and more!
Underwritten by Dominion Foundation.

Mosaics: Parts and Wholes

Sunday, May 15  •  1:00 - 3:00 PM

Join a special celebration of Hearing Loss Awareness Month, hosted by Rhode Island Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.  Make mosaics with muralist and teacher of the deaf Peter Geisser and enjoy stories told in American Sign Language (ASL) and interpreted for the hearing.

After the Beanstalk: Jack, Jill and the Giant

Saturday & Sunday, May 21 & 22  •  10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Help Jack and his sister Jill solve the giant's puzzling spatial challenges in an interactive performance that expands on the classic tale.  Shows at 10:30 & 11:30 AM and 12:30 PM & 1:30 PM; recommended for ages 3 and up!
Underwritten by Dominion Foundation.

Fairy Houses

Saturday, June 4 & Sunday, June 5  •  11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Children use a variety of natural and found materials to create imaginative dwellings for fairy friends.

Discovery Studio

Discovery Studio

Drop into the Museum's vibrant art and science exploration space to discover a changing schedule of imaginative activities.  Create with natural and recycled materials, investigate the power of air and the movement of water, tackle creative construction challenges, and much more. Try a different theme each week! Click here for upcoming activities.

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