It’s been 75 years since readers first went ape over “Curious George.” But did you know WWII threw a monkey wrench into publishing plans? Written and drawn by Hans Augusto Rey and Margret Rey, the couple fled Paris in June 1940 on self-made bicycles, carrying the “Curious George” manuscript with them and the rest became history! Take a historical journey and visit with Curious George during his special appearance at the Children’s Museum of Houston.
Event Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sat., Aug. 27, and Noon - 5 p.m. on Sun., Aug. 28. at Brown Auditorium.
Parents must remain with children at all times
Participating children must remain in line
Don't forget your cameras!
Curious George Activities:
Curious George Puppet: Make your version of everyone’s favorite little monkey at Junktion.
Man with the Yellow Hat: Show everyone who’s boss with a big hat at Junktion.
Helping Hands: Join hands together with other Kidtropolis artists to create a unique piece of community art at Alexander Art Academy.
I Spy Nature Journals: Make a nature journal and use it to record your suprising discoverieis in nature at Ecostation.
Symbiotic Relationships Triarama: Explore ways animals interact with friends, acquaintances, and rivals as you create a pyramid-shaped diorama at Ecostation.
Spy Disguise:Blend into your environment when you make a spy disguise at Junktion.
***Activities, events and times are subject to change.
Gear up, train up and put your skills to the test! Agents will rise during the Summer of Spies at the Children’s Museum of Houston. All-access granted to all sorts of espionage-themed activities. Kids 8 and up, don’t forget to enlist at S.E.C.R.E.T. headquarters to help the museum thwart the dastardly plans of R.I.V.AL.—a villainous league dedicated to hijacking the Museum’s secrets. Don’t miss action-packed activities, epic performances, character appearances and extraordinary events beginning now through Sept. 5, 2016, and make this summer the most epic one yet!
Want to enlist as a S.E.C.R.E.T agent today? Visit Summer of Spies for more information.
Curious George Appearance 2016/08/27Don't miss your opportunity to meet with Curious George! INCLUDED with admission.http://www.cmhouston.org/event/curious-george-childrens-museum-houston$12 General Admission