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San Antonio Children's Museum - JULY
Press Release

July, 2009

What’s Happening….

JULY                                                                                    

 

FREE KIDS’ NIGHT!

Thursday, July 16

Kids are free between 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Kids will receive a coin for a FREE Blue Bell Milkshake at EZ’s!

$1 parking between 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. (Mid City garage on the corner of Navarro and College St.)

Children must be accompanied by an adult. Adult admission is $7.

 

Dots & Squiggles

Special Guest

DORA THE EXPLORER

Friday, July 17

10:00 a.m.

Come meet Dora the Explorer! Join us as we read a book with Dora and create a fun take home activity. Participants will receive a special discount code to purchase reduced-price tickets to see Dora the Explorer LIVE at the Majestic Theatre, and have the chance to Register to Win FREE tickets!

Program Free with $7 museum admission 

Recommended Ages 1-4

 

The Arts Cart: Monthly Programming Supporting the Arts

Drumming With Nina

Join us for Drumming with Nina featuring a 45 minute interactive drum program focusing on connection, celebration, and fun led by Toca artist, Nina Rodriguez. Using voices, drums and boom whackers, Nina and her team will take you on a magical and entertaining adventure. From drum rumbles to a game of call and response to making music together – the experience promises to be educational, exciting, engaging and tons of fun!

Saturday, July 18

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Program Fee:   $3.00 (includes one child/one adult) + $7 museum admission ea.  Additional adult $3 ea. + $7 museum admission.

No reservation necessary. Limited availability. Members pay ONLY program fee.

 

MacroLab: Monthly Programming Supporting the Sciences

Summer Days: SunWise

If there’s one thing Texas has it’s lots of sun! Learn about Ultra-Violet light and how to protect yourself from the rays of the sun.

Make a sun-detecting bracelet using UV beads.

Saturday, July 25

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Program Fee:     $3.00 per child (includes supplies) + $7 museum admission

No reservation necessary. Limited availability. Members pay ONLY program fee.

 

WEEKLY DROP-IN PROGRAMS…

Dots & Squiggles

EVERY FRIDAY!  (July 10, July 17, July 14, July 31)

10:00 a.m.           

Program Free with $7 museum admission 

Recommended Ages 1-4

Dots and Squiggles is an early childhood program created and taught by experienced early childhood educators. Fun and engaging lessons encourage children to experience a wide variety of activities that incorporate art, sensory exploration, movement, music, story time, and dramatic play.

 

SOL

Seeds of Learning

NEIGHBORHOOD PLACE

3014 Rivas

San Antonio, Texas 78228

EVERY TUESDAY & THURSDAY! (7/9, 7/14, 7/16, 7/21, 7/23, 7/28, 7/30)

9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Free. Must Register in Advance. Call Cathy 210.242.4453 ext 2304

Seeds of Learning (SOL) is an Early Childhood Education program that introduces children ages 2-3 years to activities that support them in their development and nurture them to sprout, grow, and blossom.

 

Reading Adventures

EVERY WEDNESDAY!  (7/15, 7/22, 7/29)

10:30 a.m.

Program FREE with $7 museum admission

Recommended Ages 3-5

Reading Adventures is an early childhood program created and taught by experienced early childhood educators. The program strengthens language, listening and motor skills through story time, pretend dramatic play and multisensory activities.

 

FETCH! Science Lab

Friday, July 10

1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Program FREE with admission

FETCH! Feel the Force: Newton’s First Law of Motion has never been this fun!

 

FETCH! Science Lab

Saturday, July 11

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Program FREE with admission

FETCH! Feel the Force: Newton’s First Law of Motion has never been this fun!

 

FETCH! Science Lab

Friday, July 17

1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Program FREE with admission

FETCH! Float my Boat: Can you float a boat? Create your own boat out of tinfoil to learn the science behind floating and sinking.

 

FETCH! Science Lab

Saturday, July 18

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Program FREE with admission

FETCH! Float my Boat: Can you float a boat? Create your own boat out of tinfoil to learn the science behind floating and sinking.

 

FETCH! Science Lab

Friday, July 24

1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Program FREE with admission

FETCH! Just Add Water: Can you learn about polymers from a Baby’s Diaper? Find out why Baby Diapers are so absorbent!

 

FETCH! Science Lab

Saturday, July 25

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Program FREE with admission

FETCH! Just Add Water: Can you learn about polymers from a Baby’s Diaper? Find out why Baby Diapers are so absorbent!

 

FETCH! Science Lab

Friday, July 31

1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Program FREE with admission

FETCH! Stack ‘Em Up Cups and Spoon Catapults: learn about ancient catapults while you design and test a catapult made of spoons in the FETCH! Lab.

 

MUSEUM INFO                                                                                                                             

The San Antonio Children’s Museum provides engaging hands-on experiences where Kids Play to Learn and Adults Learn to Play! The museum offers more three floors of interactive play exhibits, including the H-E-B Kids’ Market, a bubble ranch, newly opened PowerBall Hall and weekly science and arts activities for children ages 0 –10.  Weekly drop-in programs include: Reading Adventures: Wednesdays 10:30 a.m., FETCH! Science experiments: Fridays 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. & Saturdays NOON-4 p.m., Dots and Squiggles Early Childhood Education: Fridays 10:00 a.m. FREE KIDS’ NIGHT Every THIRD Thursday 5 p.m.-8 p.m.

Diamond Del’s Mining Adventure is now open 5 days a week:  Tuesday – Friday 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. & Saturday 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Kids can pan for gems, learn cool facts about the rocks and keep what they find! $5 per miner.

 

Address

305 E. Houston St.

San Antonio, TX 78205

…Just blocks from the Alamo!

 

Phone

210.212.4453

For more information, visit: www.sakids.org

 

Hours

March 1 through Sept. 7, 2009
Mon - Fri: 9am - 5pm
Sat: 9am - 6pm
Sun: noon - 4pm
Closed: Easter Sunday, Battle of Flowers Parade Day and July 4th

 

Admission is $7 per person

Children younger than 2 are free

Adults are not admitted without children

Group Rates available for groups of 15+. Pre-registration required. Call 210.212-4453 ext.1310.

Memberships are available! Visit sakids.org or call 212.4453 for info.

Throwing a Birthday Party is a piece of cake! Visit sakids.org or call 212.4453 for info.



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