The Providence Children’s Museum has activities planned to keep your kids occupied throughout school vacation.
School Vacation FUN! at Providence Children’s Museum
December 26 – 31
Providence Children’s Museum is the BEST place for school vacation fun! The Museum is open during vacation, Thursday, December 26 – Tuesday, January 1, from 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM, with special activities all week long:
Thursday, December 26 • 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Kids mix and match the Museum’s massive collection of colorful building materials! Stack imaginative blocks of all shapes and sizes to create towering structures, construct room-sized block cities and more.
Friday, December 27 • 1:00 & 2:00 PM
Sparky’s Puppets perform favorite fairy tales with a funny twist! Meet Mother Goose and Little Red Riding Hood, laugh at the antics of the Three Little Pigs, and follow the adventures of the Gingerbread Man. Shows at 1:00 & 2:00 PM; recommended for ages 3 and up. – Underwritten by Providence Tourism Council.
Rolie Polie Guacamole
Saturday, December 28 • 1:00 & 2:00 PM
This spirited trio from Brooklyn, NY entertains audiences with high-energy interactive shows that mix funk, rock and folk music with humorous original tunes about natural living, eating healthy and staying active. Shows at 1:00 & 2:00 PM; recommended for ages 3 and up. – Underwritten by Providence Tourism Council.
Sunday, December 29 • 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Kids invent their own ways to play as they stack and build with huge blue foam blocks of all shapes and sizes. Using blocks, wheels, spools, tubes and a variety of loose parts, kids construct castles and forts, invent interesting sculptures and more! – Underwritten by Dominion Foundation.
The Rhythm Room
Monday, December 30 • 1:00 & 2:00 PM
Kids feel the beat as this band leads them on an energetic exploration of rhythms and different percussion instruments. Shows at 1:00 & 2:00 PM; recommended for ages 3 and up. – Underwritten by Providence Tourism Council.
Happy New Year!
Tuesday, December 31 • 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Create noisemakers from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM and join a parade followed by a ball drop to ring in 2014 at 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM!
All school vacation activities are free with Museum admission of $9.00 per person; admission is always free for Museum members. For more information, visit ChildrenMuseum.org.