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San Antonio Children's Museum Schedule for January 2011!
San Antonio Children's Museum

December, 2010


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Kids’ Countdown
Friday, December 31
10:00am – 1:00pm (Doors Open 9:30am)
Kids’ Countdown is a fun, family-friendly party to celebrate the New Year. Ring in 2011 at the stroke of NOON with a sparkling juice toast, confetti, music and more! Decorate a festive party hat, create your own noisemaker and make raisins dance in sparkling cider in the FETCH! Science Lab. All children will receive a goody bag with FlutterFetti and a party horn!
Members are FREE/Non-members $9.00.
Reservations are NOT required in advance. Tickets available only at the door.  First come, first served. Space is limited.


JANUARY Calendar

New Year’s Day – Saturday, January 1: Museum CLOSED

Upcoming Programs


Little Daily Planner’s Mondays at the Museum
Every FIRST Monday of the month
Monday, January 3

9:00am – 11:00am
Members of Little Daily Planner receive ½ price admission of $3.50 between 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
RSVP with LPD required to receive discounted admission.
For info & to RSVP, visit:


Snake Farm Day!
Every Second Thursday
Get up close and personal with the creeping, crawling, slithering animals that make their home at the Animal World and Snake Farm Zoo! 
Thursday, January 13
11:00am – 12:00pm
Free with museum admission


Art Activity: National Hat Day

Saturday, January 15
11:00am - 1:00pm 
Attention Mad Hatters!  Wear your favorite silly hat to the museum. Don’t have one?  Come make and decorate your own paper hats in the Art Pavilion!

Free with museum admission


Storytelling with Veronica Gard
Saturday, January 15

12:30pm-1:30 pm
English storyteller Veronica Gard will share tales about hats to help us celebrate National Hat Day!

Free with admission


Free Kids’ Night
Thursday, January 20
5:00pm – 7:00pm

Kids are free between 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm 
$1 parking between 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
(Houston St. Garage on the corner of Navarro and College St.)
Children must be accompanied by an adult. One adult may accompany up to four children.

Adult admission is $7


The Arts Cart: Natural Clay Mask
Saturday, January 22
1:00pm – 3:00pm

Meet and greet local artist David Garcia and create a natural clay mask.
Free with museum admission

MacroLab: Science “Matters”

Saturday, January 29
1:00pm & 2:00pm

Get ready for explosive and messy science as we investigate the three states of matter. Learn how matter can change from one form to another, and watch some explosive CO2 action!
Free with museum admission

Weekly Workshops *Visit for weekly program details*
Pint-Size Science (Ages 4-6 yrs) 
Every Wednesday
Pint-Sized Science introduces your budding scientists to basic science concepts. Every month we’ll explore a different theme such as weather, animals, reactions, nutrition, and many more.  Free with museum admission.
January Theme:  “Hungry for Science!” This month, we’re experimenting with food of all kinds!

Toddler Time (Early Childhood - 0-36 months)
Every Tuesday & Thursday 
Unstructured activity time to build upon your child’s fine and gross motor skills. For ages 0-3 years. FREE with museum admission.


Reading Adventures (Pre-K)
Every Wednesday
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. FREE with museum admission.      


Dots & Squiggles (Pre-K)
Every Friday

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. FREE with museum admission.  


FETCH! (Pre-K – Elem) 
Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday
2:00pm – 4:00pm
Hands-on science experiments for all ages!
FREE with museum admission.


Art Studio  (Pre-K – Elem) 
Every Saturday * 11:00am – 1:00pm
Every Third Wednesday * 2:00pm – 4:00pm
The Art Studio is a fun, hands-on activity space where children and parents or caregivers can create art together. Lively and well equipped, the Art Studio provides opportunities for exploring self-expression led by artist-educators. FREE with museum admission.
January Theme: Jackson Pollock Marble Art! Have you ever had the desire to just splatter paint everywhere and see what happens? We will do just that (but inside a box with a marble) during our Art Studio. We’ll take a close look at artist Jackson Pollock and Action Art!


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 three floors of interactive play exhibits, including the H-E-B Kids’ Market, a Tot Spot dedicated to infants and toddlers 0-36 months, action-packed PowerBall Hall and weekly science, art and early literacy activities for children ages 0 –10.   

Located downtown, just a block from the Riverwalk, the San Antonio Children’s Museum provides a backdrop for your event that will inspire imagination, fun and play! The Museum can accommodate big affairs to business meetings with flexible choices to fit your needs. Please call today to see how we can bring your next event to life at the place where Kids Play to Learn…and Adults Learn to Play. Call 210-212-4453 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              210-212-4453      end_of_the_skype_highlighting ext. 1302

305 E. Houston St.
San Antonio, TX 78205
…Just blocks from the Alamo! 

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For more information, visit:

Monday – Friday                                  9am - 5pm
Saturday                                               9am - 6pm
Sunday                                                 Noon - 5pm
Closed: Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

Admission is $7 per person
Children younger than 2 are free
Adults are not admitted without children

Field Trips & Group Rates are available. Call 210.212-4453 ext.1310.
Memberships are available! Visit or call 212.4453 for info.
Throwing a Birthday Party is a piece of cake! Visit or call 212.4453 ext 1307 for info.

Please feel free to contact me for additional museum info. Thank you!





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