Fall Into Reading WonderWeek

The leaves are turning and so are the pages! Celebrate reading with this WonderWeek.

Event Date
Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Event Date
Tue
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Oct
4
Sat
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Oct
8
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2022
Event Time
10:00 am
6:00 pm
10:00 am
6:00 pm
*The Museum opens at noon on Sundays.
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

First Floor

Accessibility
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About the Event

Fall Into Reading WonderWeek

Sponsored by Phillips 66

Calling all bookworms! Do you love immersing yourself in a whole other world of fiction? Maybe you are a fact finder who loves to understand how things around you work? This WonderWeek is a celebration of reading during autumn. So get your bookmarks ready, and enjoy a whole new set of activities around the museum that pay tribute to books and the Halloween season.

ON-GOING ACTIVITIES:

Tissue Paper Pumpkins

Alexander Art Academy

Draw a pumpkin, then see how you can use water to make the colors “bleed” from tissue paper onto your canvas!

Bat Origami

EcoStation

Create a bat using origami black paper and following the folding instructions

Fox Masks

Junktion

Read about a fox named Fletcher and his favorite tree, then make your own fox mask to wear!

Mermaid Crown*

Junktion

Be the prince or princess of the sea as you decorate your own seashell crown!

Saturday, October 8th Only

Paper Strip Pumpkins

Junktion

Create a 3D pumpkin as we gear up for Fall!

Pig Ears

Junktion

Read a story about two playful pigs, then make your own wearable pig ears.

Fill the Dragon

Math Cart

Use shapes to fill the dragon game board.

Cornstarch Costumes

Science Station

It’s October, so time to make your costume! Use cornstarch peanuts to design your own costume accessories.

Blood Typing*

Power Science Lab

Learn about different blood types and RH proteins by testing mystery blood with A and B antigens.

*October 5 - November 1

“It’s Alive!” Frankenstein’s Workshop

Inventor's Workshop and Maker Annex

Invent other-worldly monsters from your own imagination, then bring them to life!

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Event Date
Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Event Date
Tue
Oct
4
-  
Sat
Oct
8
2022
Event Time
10:00 am
-
6:00 pm
10:00 am
6:00 pm
Ages
All Ages
Admission
General Admission
Location

First Floor

Museum Accessibility
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