Children's Museum announces June events
The following activities have been announced by the Children's Museum for June:
Join us for "Movie Mondays" this summer. The movie "Finding Nemo" will be the first movie featured at 1:30 p.m.
Create a fun pasta octopus using yarn, pasta, and a paper plate. Class begins at 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. and is limited to 24 children, ages 4 and up.
Join us at 11:30 a.m. and meet the Dr. Dogs Pet Therapy Team! These therapy dogs have wonderful temperaments that provide comfort & affection to people in stressful situations. The therapy dog group volunteers at retirement & nursing homes, hospitals, McNeese State University, Calcasieu Parish schools, counseling centers and various community events.
Join us at 11 a.m. for CyPhaKids and discover Doctor Who! Kids will explore the solar system while doing a galaxy painting and creating a paper fez.
Join us for the showing of Mary Poppins at 1:30 p.m.
Paint your own wiggly snake in the ArtSpace. Classes begin at 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. and are limited to 20 children, ages 3 and up.
Join us for story time with Rachel Windham at 11:30 a.m. She will read her book "I Pray." A book signing will follow.
Sasol continues its 5S Project with "Exploring the Human Senses" at 11:30 a.m. Rebecca Sanders will perform demonstrations that include tasting, touching, hearing, seeing and smelling.
Join us for the showing of The Little Mermaid at 1:30 p.m.
Make a butterfly wind chime to hang on your porch. Classes begin at 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. and are limited to 20 children, ages 4 and up.
The famous MAD HATTER, Joan Vallee Rettke, will present "Science at the Beach," at 11:30 a.m. Hands-on activities include the density of salt water and fresh water, the nature of waves, the importance of sunscreen and glow in the dark sea creatures.
Make your dad a special tie he will always cherish for Father's Day. Classes begin at 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. and are limited to 20 children each.
Join us for the showing of Mulan at 1:30 p.m.
Paint your own ceramic robot bank to store your savings. Classes begin at 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. and are limited to 20 children each, ages 4 and up. There is a $1 fee for non-members for this new workshop.
Greengate Garden Center will join us at 11:30 a.m. to teach us about the importance of plants, how to care for them and will help us plant one to bring home.
This is a workshop to use extra projects that were leftovers from previous workshops and weekly projects. Projects will be on a first come first serve and will be available from 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Limit one project per child.
Join us for the showing of Frozen at 1:30 p.m.
Get ready for the 4th of July by making a USA beaded necklace. Classes begin at 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. and are limited to 20 children each.
The Children's Museum is located at 327 Broad Street downtown Lake Charles. Museum hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is $7.50 for children and adults.
Call 337-433-9420 or visit
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