Sunday, October 22, 2017

Icky Fest!

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!

Holding History

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.