DISCOVER: JANUARY NEWS FROM THE MUSEUM

HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Lots of reasons to smile at the Museum in 2018

CALLING ALL ASPIRING SCIENTISTS, ENGINEERS,
AND JUST PLAIN CURIOUS 3RD TO 5TH GRADERS...

NEW!! MAKERS & SHAKERS AFTERSCHOOL CLUB
January 10, 17, 24, 31
4:30 - 5:30pm 

Join us for a 4-week, drop-off program to explore, build, and experiment
with scientific concepts using Museum exhibits.
Space is limited, Registration required.

$100/per child (member)*
$120/per child (non member)

 

Week 1 - Roller Coaster Challenge
Week 2 - The Cantilever Bridge - a tricky balancing act
Week 3 – Moving Air – One of Mother Nature's Most Interesting Forces
Week 4 - What Floats Your Boat? - Buoyancy at work

Cantilever Challenge

NEW!!  Rhyme & Reason, children age 3-5 learn to read through song

WHAT'S UP THIS MONTH?
Check our website for schedule*

WEEKLY PROGRAMS FOR 2-5 YEAR OLDS
January theme is: Our Wonderful Winter Weather (Let it Snow!)

WEEKLY PROGRAMS FOR TODDLERS
Museum Minis, every Thursday at 10:30am, Sponsored by Whole Foods

NEW!! SCIENCE SUNDAYS
2nd Sunday of the month; 2 sessions at 11:30 and again at 1:30. Sponsored by Con Edison

NEW!! RHYME & REASON
Saturday, Jan 20; Children age 3-5 can learn to read through song in this innovative, successfully tested reading program. Support materials in English and Spanish

*all our programs are included with regular admission unless otherwise noted

Experience the Museum After Dark, first Friday of the month

MUSEUM HOURS

REGULAR HOURS
Open Wednesdays - Sundays 10am - 4pm

SPECIAL HOURS
Open late Friday, January 5, 10am - 8pm*
Open MLK Day, January 15, 12 - 5pm

*You asked and we agree! We are staying open late on the first Friday of each month

CELEBRATE NEW YEAR AT NOON
AND Benefit the Westchester Children's Museum

On December 31 Families can celebrate New Years in a Times Square like atmosphere close to home at New Roc City, A $10 donation for every family of 4 will go to the Westchester Children's Museum. For info and registration, click HERE

The Westchester Children’s Museum is a not-for-profit institution, privately funded by donations from individuals, businesses, and foundations. We rely on these contributions to keep our doors open and continue growing. Please consider making your own tax deductible donation today.

With your help, we will continue to grow and provide valuable and necessary out-of-school enrichment, particularly for those who need it most. Your financial support helps underwrite field trips for organizations in underserved communities; purchase new supplies and expand our MakerSpace; add new exhibits and programs; continue to meet our visitors’ needs; and continue to keep our admission costs down.

Thank you very much for your consideration!

BECOME A MEMBER

Membership offers a year of unlimited free visits, exclusive member events, discounts, parking fees, and FUN. Follow this link for benefits and levels.

SAVE THE DATE

ROCKIN' RAVE FAMILY FUN NIGHT
APRIL 28, 5-8:30PM

Join the WCM for Rockin’ Rave, a family friendly special night out to benefit the museum!  It’s a get-your-boogie-on, dance the night away, glow fest. Enjoy music under the strobes, explore interactive sound and light activities and experiments; take a break for munchies, and enjoy special after-hours access to the Museum’s exhibits and MakerSpace programs.

Recommended for ages 5 to 12, all children must be accompanied by an adult and all adults accompanied by a child

ASK US ABOUT...

Magnet play at the MakerSpace

A non-profit, interactive place for play and discovery
Located next door to Playland Amusement Park, overlooking the Boardwalk. OPEN YEAR ROUND

Contact Us
Westchester Children's Museum
PO Box 397
Rye, 10580
(914) 421-5050
info@discoverWCM.org
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