Events

Events

Jan
23
Mon
School’s Out Camp @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Jan 23 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The kids are out for a teacher workday, and you’re still expected at the office. We’ve got you covered! You won’t want your child(ren) to miss this fun-filled, unique, and interactive camp experience! During our School’s Out Camp, your child will engage with other school-aged children, while playing and exploring in our exhibit, tinkering in our Makery, performing in our Forest Theater, and creating both STEM “make and takes” and cooking projects.

Advanced registration is required and space is limited. Please visit: http://bit.ly/2dPgtW8

Camp Child: $45
Camp Sibling: $35

Mar
18
Sat
6th Annual Children’s Festival at Northgate @ Northgate Mall
Mar 18 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join Durham Arts Council to enjoy face painting, special character guests, and live entertainment while learning about local kid-focused programs and activities.

Mar
25
Sat
Touch A Truck @ Belk Parking Lot
Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Kids of all ages can explore fire engines, ambulances, tow trucks, bulldozers, garbage trucks (clean ones!), cranes and more. The event also has plenty of other activities, including game trucks and appearances from local team mascots. For a quieter experience, children with sensory sensitivities are welcome to come early from 9am to 10am. Proceeds from Touch a Truck benefit the Junior League of Durham and Orange Counties’ work within the local community.

Apr
3
Mon
School’s Out Camp @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

The kids are out for a teacher workday, and you’re still expected at the office. We’ve got you covered! You won’t want your child(ren) to miss this fun-filled, unique, and interactive camp experience! During our School’s Out Camp, your child will engage with other school-aged children, while playing and exploring in our exhibit, tinkering in our Makery, performing in our Forest Theater, and creating both STEM “make and takes” and cooking projects.

Advanced registration is required and space is limited. Please visit: http://bit.ly/2exFztu

Camp Child: $45
Camp Sibling: $35

Apr
7
Fri
Makery Masterpieces:The Architectural Order and Greek Columns @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Apr 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Architectural Order is the ancient style of classical architecture. Come create and construct this week in Makery Masterpiece as we design our own unique Greek Columns and learn the difference between Doric, Ionic, and Corinthian styles. Let’s get building!

April Parent’s Night Out (PNO) @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Parents, you deserve a Friday night! Leave the childcare to us! Kids will enjoy a fun-filled night including exhibit play & exploration, a movie, and dinner. This is a drop-off event is for children ages 3-9 (must be potty-trained). Kids will exercise their minds, bodies, imagination and independence. $25 for the first child and $15 each additional child in the same household. Early drop-off at 5:30pm is available for only $5 more per child!

Advanced registration is required and space is limited.
https://54943.blackbaudhosting.com/54943/Parents-Night-Out-07Apr2017

Apr
8
Sat
Girls Engineering Change Workshop @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Apr 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Who runs the world? Girls! Have you ever wanted to learn to solder? Do you love math and science? Join Girls Engineering Change and Kidzu on April 8th as we construct USB solar-powered chargers alongside female student engineers. This event is FREE but you must pre-register as only a few spots are available. This workshop is for young ladies ages 10-14.
Registration at:
https://54943.blackbaudhosting.com/54943/Girls-Engineering-Change

Apr
22
Sat
Parent/Child Teambuilding LEGO Workshop @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Apr 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Join together as a LEGO building parent and child team! Let your imaginations run wild with tens of thousands of LEGOs! Build engineer-designed projects like boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design! Unlock your teamwork and communication skills while you explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system with the guidance of an experienced Play Well TEKnologies instructor.

Parent/Child Teambuilding LEGO Workshop @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Apr 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Join together as a LEGO building parent and child team! Let your imaginations run wild with tens of thousands of LEGOs! Build engineer-designed projects like boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design! Unlock your teamwork and communication skills while you explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system with the guidance of an experienced Play Well TEKnologies instructor.

Geared for children ages 5-12 and their adults
$35 for each parent/child team
Pre-registration is recommended to secure your space.

https://54943.blackbaudhosting.com/54943/Lego-Workshop—Parent–Child

Apr
29
Sat
LEGO Engineering Workshop by Play Well TEKnologies @ Kidzu Children's Museum
Apr 29 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Let your imagination run wild with tens of thousands of LEGOs! Build engineer-designed projects like boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design! Explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system with the guidance of an experienced Play Well TEKnologies instructor.

Geared for ages 5-12; $20 per child. Pre-registration is recommended to secure your child’s space.

https://54943.blackbaudhosting.com/54943/Lego-Engineering-Workshop-with-Play-Well