Come celebrate the Spirit of Sankofa WonderWeek at the Children's Museum of Houston and dive into the African-American History and participate in our exciting activities.
KoumanKele Dance Company: Watch the stylistic performance of African American style dance performance that will represent the African culture along with a workshop on Feb.9 at Alcove and Feb. 11 at Brown Auditorium.
Upcycled Sculptures: Come create a sculpture from a variety of found objects and materials in the style of native Houstonian African American artist Jesse Lott at Art Academy.
Peanut Party Games: In honor of George Washington Carver's achievement explore hundreds of uses for peanuts as you play classic games using plastic peanuts at EcoStation.
Sprouting Sweet Potatoes: Observe and sketch these growing plants in tribute to George Washington Carver at EcoStation.
Sankofa-Scratch Art: Create a beautiful Sankofa symbol of a bird or stylized heart on art paper at Junktion.
Straw Rockets: Make your own straw rocket in honor of African American woman is space, Mae C. Jemison at Junktion.
Gullah Quilt: Design your own Gullah style quilt using colorful scraps of fabric at Junktion.
Operation Game: Learn how you can make a simple circuit to recreate a popular hand game, Operation at Maker Annex, Tues. Wed. and Fri., 2-6 p.m., Thurs., 2-7:30 and Sat., 12-4 p.m.
***Activities, events and times subject to change.
Spirit of Sankofa WonderWeek 2017/02/09 Don't miss out on our Spirit of Sankofa WonderWeek to celebrate and remember the important people and events of African-American History. http://www.cmhouston.org/event/spirit-of-sankofaIncluded with $12 General Admission