Totally Tots Open Studio
10:00am – 5:00pm
Activities invite young artists to build and refine their fine motor skills; engage in sensory exploration of materials; and, learn how to share with others in this drop-in art studio. This studio includes a magnetic collage wall of monster themes.
Make a Monster
10:00am – 12:00pm
Make your own monster creations with model magic and fun accessories!
11:00am – 1:00pm
Join our Collections staff to explore the parts of BCM’s touchable collection. Visitors are invited to explore pattern, texture, and material through handling real museum objects and learning about their origins.
Pumpkin Picking & Decorating
11:00 – 11:45am, 3:00 – 3:45pm
Go on a pumpkin scavenger hunt outdoors in our garden area! Find your pumpkin and go inside our Greenhouse to decorate your pumpkin using an arrange of fun art supplies!
Meet and Greet: Creepy Crawly Creatures
12:00 – 12:30pm
Worms, cockroaches, beetles! Ewwww! Meet mother nature’s little helper’s up close and personal. Give them a pet, and learn the many reasons why they’re so important.
12:00 – 12:30pm, 1:30 – 2:00pm
Enjoy an interactive reading of If You’re a Monster and You Know It by Rebecca Emberley.
Icky Sticky Goo
1:30 – 2:00pm and 2:30 – 3:00pm
Join us in pouring, mixing and stirring and create your own fun icky sticky goo to take home.
Dance: Monster Mash
2:00 – 2:30pm, 3:15 – 3:45pm
Join us for a Monster Mash dance party with some very special monster friends!
Live Animal Adventure
4:15 – 4:45pm
Learn about and touch live animals from the Museum’s living exhibit.