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Children's Museum Programs

Programs

 Blick Art Studio is open during open hours of the museum, unless there is a program taking place.

 

PLEASE NOTE: LISTED BELOW: PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR.

SUMMER CAMPS AND WEEKEND PROGRAMS ARE AVAILABLE DURING THE SUMMER TIME.

EventsMon.Tues.Wed.Thurs.Fri.Sat.Sun.
The Engine & The Caboose: Thematic Hands on activities with literature and art and Kindergarten readiness skills.  Free with admission.  

10:30-11:30

1:00-2:00

 10:30-11:30        
Carefree Creations! Creative art for young hands in the Blick Art Studio! $1 plus admission.         12:00-5:00         

Home School Hub: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics and Fine Arts for home schooled families. 

     

Begins at

  1:00pm

 

 

     

Explore, Enrich, Engage:  Fun for excelling students to be challenged in STEM topics! 

   4th Tuesday at 430pm          

 

Special Monthly Events:

Kids CANvas club~  Third Sunday of each month.  Reserve an easel and learn step by step how to paint a masterpiece.  $10 for ages 7 and up.  Pre-registration encouraged. 

First Tuesday of each month is Toddler Tuesday from 5:30 to 7pm.  Special night for only toddlers and their families. $3 admission.

 

 

 

 

Whether you’re looking for an unforgettable place to host your child’s birthday party or suitable space for a reunion or meeting, Discovery Depot will help you make your event a success. We offer:

  • Classroom rental
  • Member party packages
  • Birthday party packages

 

Classroom rental

Classroom space may be rented for lectures, reunions, and other special events at a rate of $50 per hour. The classroom is equipped with a smart board for presentations. Children must be supervised at all times, and all food and drinks must be kept in the classroom area.

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Member party packages

To qualify for member pricing for a party, you must have purchased your Association of Children’s Museums (ACM) membership at Discovery Depot. We offer two party packages for members: the Basic Package and the After-Hours Package.

 

Basic Package for Members. Cost is $100, and payment must be made in full at time of scheduling it.  This covers 23 guests. As many as 10 additional guests can be admitted at $4 each. The package includes: 

  • Use of museum exhibits plus private use of the classroom for two hours (the museum will be open to the public during your party)
  • Birthday craft for all child guests (upon request)
  • Paper plates, cups, napkins, plastic utensils, and use of refrigerator, freezer, and sink
  • Goody Bag for the Birthday Child

 

After-Hours Package for Members. Cost is $160, and payment must be made in full at time of scheduling it.  This covers 40 guests. Additional guests are charged $4 each. The package includes:

  • Private use of the entire facility for two hours (5:30 to 7:30 p.m.)
  • Birthday craft for all child guests (upon request)
  • Paper plates, cups, napkins, plastic utensils, and use of refrigerator, freezer, and sink
  • Goody Bag for the Birthday Child

 

Birthday party packages

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We offer two birthday party options: the Basic Package for Non-Members, and the After-Hours Package for Non-Members.

Basic Package for Non-Members. Cost is $135, and payment must be made in full at time of scheduling it.  This covers 23 guests. As many as 10 additional guests may be admitted at $4 each. The Basic Package includes:

  • Use of museum exhibits and private use of the classroom for two hours (museum will be open to the public during your party)
  • Birthday craft for all child guests (upon request)
  • Paper plates, cups, napkins, plastic utensils, and use of refrigerator, freezer, and sink
  • Goody Bag for Birthday Child

 

After-Hours Package for Non-Members. Cost is $190 and payment must be in full at time of scheduling it.  This covers 40 guests. Additional guests are charged $4 each. This package includes:

  • Private use of the entire facility for two hours (5:30 to 7:30 p.m.)
  • Birthday craft for all child guests (upon request)
  • Paper plates, cups, napkins, plastic utensils, and use of refrigerator, freezer, and sink
  • Goody Bag for the Birthday Child

 

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Available party days and times:

Tuesday through Saturday

  • 10 a.m. to noon
  • 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
  • 3 to 5 p.m.                                                                        

Sunday

  • 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
  • 3 to 5 p.m.

After-hours parties take place 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday.

 

Contact Discovery Depot today and make your special event a success!