October 2020 Events At The Museum: Oct. 16th – 31st

The World Awareness Children’s Museum is excited to announce their series of upcoming events for the month of October! From Paint & Sips, to celebrating Day of the Dead, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! You can download the calendar for the month of October here.


Little Ones Yoga

Join us on Friday, October 16th at 11:00am for Little Ones Yoga! Led by guest instructor Neha Gowala, little ones will develop proper posture, better balance, and self-awareness in this fun, child-friendly practice. This yoga workshop is suitable for children of all ages!
Program is $6 per child, $3 per adult. Members get $2 off!
Space is limited to 8 children, so parents can 518.793.2773 or email director@worldchildrensmuseum.org to register.

Finger Painting With Friends

Get your hands dirty at our finger painting workshop on Wednesday, October 21st, at 10:30am! We’ll look at all the colors of fall in art from our collection, and learn how to use our hands and fingers to create unique autumnal masterpieces!
Cost: $6 per child, $3 per adult. Members get $2 off!
Please call 518.793.2773 ext. 305 or email director@worldchildrensmuseum.org to reserve your spot today!
**This class is limited to 8 children**

Storytime Friday

Join us at the Museum on Friday, October 23rd, at 11:00am as we read “Thanking The Moon: Celebrating The Mid-Autumn Moon Festival” by Grace Lin and then do a craft! Program is appropriate for all ages.
Cost: $6 per child, $3 per adult. Members get $2 off!
Space is limited, so parents can sign up by calling 518.793.2773 or emailing director@worldchildrensmuseum.org today!

Day Of The Dead Celebration

Culture comes to life through hands-on stations, art, and authentic objects as students celebrate Mexican culture during our “Day Of The Dead Celebration” special event, running Tuesday, October 27th – Thursday, October 29th! Children will learn about ofrendas, learn Spanish words and phrases, and more! All programs run 10:00am – 11:00am.
Cost: $15/child, $5/adult. Members get $2 off!
Space is limited, so parents can register by calling the Museum at 518.793.2773 or emailing marketing@worldchildrensmuseum.org today!
Tuesday, October 27th: For children in Pre-K through 1st grade.
Wednesday, October 28th: For children in 2nd through 4th grade.
Thursday, October 29th: For children in 5th through 8th grade.

Storytime Friday

Join us at the Museum on Friday, October 30th, at 11:00am as we read “Day Of The Dead” by Tony Johnston and Jeanette Winter and then do a craft! Program is appropriate for all ages.
Cost: $6 per child, $3 per adult. Members get $2 off!
Space is limited, so parents can sign up by calling 518.793.2773 or emailing director@worldchildrensmuseum.org today!

 

October 2020 Events At The Museum: Oct. 1st – 15th

The World Awareness Children’s Museum is excited to announce their series of upcoming events for the month of October! From Paint & Sips, to celebrating Day of the Dead, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! You can download the calendar for the month of October here.


Paint & Sip Series

Our popular and family-friendly “Paint & Sip” series returns to the Museum on Wednesday, October 7th and Tuesday, October 13th, 1:00pm – 2:30pm each class! Programs are as follow:

Wednesday, October 7th: Sunflowers Paint & Sip

Tuesday, October 13th: Lake George Waterscape Paint & Sip

Programs are $20 per child/adult duo ($5 for each additional child and $10 for each additional adult). Members get a 50% discount!
Space is limited, so please call us at 518.793.2773 or email director@worldchildrensmuseum.org to sign up today!

**Face coverings are to be warn at all times during the event except while sipping juice**

Friday, October 9th: Storytime Friday – “We’re Going On A Leaf Hunt”

Join us at the Museum on Friday, October 9th, at 11:00am as we read “We’re Going On A Leaf Hunt” by Steve Metzger and do our own leaf rubbings! Program is appropriate for all ages.

Space is limited, so parents can sign up by calling 518.793.2773 or emailing director@worldchildrensmuseum.org today!

Monday, October 12th: Celebrate Indigenous People Of NY!

Learn about the Indigenous People of NY at the World Awareness Children’s Museum on Monday, October 12th, 11:00am – 12:00pm!
Space is limited, so parents should call the Museum at 518.793.2773 or email director@worldchildrensmuseum.org to reserve their space today!

Events At The Museum: Jan. 1st -12th

The World Awareness Children’s Museum is excited to announce our continuing series of seasonally themed events at the museum for January 1st – 12th, including a “Russian Christmas Celebration”! Our upcoming events are as follows:

. Saturday, January 5th – Russian Christmas Celebration (11:00am – 12:00pm): Learn about Russian Christmas traditions at our museum Saturday, January 5th, from 11:00am – 12:00pm with special program instructor Natalia Carusone! We will do a Russian nesting doll craft, eat traditional Russian sweets, and hear a Russian holiday story! Event is free with general admission ($5, children under 3 are free).

. Wednesday, January 9th – Members Only Mornings (10:00am – 12:00pm): The museum will be hosting “Members Only Mornings” the second Wednesday of each month, 10:00am – 12:00pm, where members get exclusive time to visit and explore the museum. Interested in becoming a member? You can check out the Membership page on our website here.

. Saturday, January 12th – Uttarayan Indian Kite Festival (11:00am – 12:00pm): Visit the museum on Saturday, January 12th for a truly spectacular event! Special guest instructor Neha Golwala will teach us about Uttarayan, the Indian Kite Festival! Children will hear a story about the festival, make their own kites, and eat some traditional Indian treats! Event is free with admission and runs 11:00am – 12:00pm!

**And don’t forget about “Early Explorers Play Group”, every Thursday from 10:30am – 12:30pm, which is time for caregivers and their children to visit the museum, enjoy some light snacks, and form a community of encouragement and acceptance. Cost: $2 per family.**