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FIG Studio: Frogs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 27 – March 3: Frogs—What is green, slimy, and likes to sit on lily pads? Frogs! Make your own green and not-so-slimy friend to take home.

FIG Studio: Frogs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 27 – March 3: Frogs—What is green, slimy, and likes to sit on lily pads? Frogs! Make your own green and not-so-slimy friend to take home.

FIG Studio: Frogs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 27 – March 3: Frogs—What is green, slimy, and likes to sit on lily pads? Frogs! Make your own green and not-so-slimy friend to take home.

Paint Play at the FIG: Rainbow Painting

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

This week we will explore the fine art of painting rainbows using tempera paints.

FIG Studio: Frogs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 27 – March 3: Frogs—What is green, slimy, and likes to sit on lily pads? Frogs! Make your own green and not-so-slimy friend to take home.

Science Lab at the FIG: Rainbows

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

What makes a rainbow? Can we make our own rainbow? Join us for experimentation, and to learn new things, about rainbows.

FIG Studio: Frogs

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 27 – March 3: Frogs—What is green, slimy, and likes to sit on lily pads? Frogs! Make your own green and not-so-slimy friend to take home.

FIG Studio: Weather Clocks

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 20 – 24: Weather Clocks—What is the weather doing outside? Is it cloudy, raining, sunny, or windy? Join us to make a clock that will help tell you what the weather is doing outside.

Music Makers, Body Shakers

Music Makers, Body Shakers invites little hands and bodies to experience making music with a variety of percussion instruments, while moving and grooving to their sounds. Musical activities are led by a FIG educator and include songs, rhymes, dance, and listening with opportunities to play with an assortment of instruments. For ages 18 months – 6 years with an accompanying adult. Included with admission/ Members free.

FIG Studio: Weather Clocks

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 20 – 24: Weather Clocks—What is the weather doing outside? Is it cloudy, raining, sunny, or windy? Join us to make a clock that will help tell you what the weather is doing outside.

Storytime at the FIG

Children of all ages are invited to join us in the Family Interactive Gallery (FIG) for storytime. Our storytime will take place every Friday, 10:30-11am and will transport little ones with big imaginations to far-away places! A new book will be featured every week. Included with admission/Members free.

FIG Studio: Weather Clocks

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 20 – 24: Weather Clocks—What is the weather doing outside? Is it cloudy, raining, sunny, or windy? Join us to make a clock that will help tell you what the weather is doing outside.

Paint Play at the FIG: Cloud Painting

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

Have you ever painted with a cloud? This week we will use a fun material to paint our own clouds.

FIG Studio: Weather Clocks

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 20 – 24: Weather Clocks—What is the weather doing outside? Is it cloudy, raining, sunny, or windy? Join us to make a clock that will help tell you what the weather is doing outside.

Science Lab at the FIG: Clouds

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

Are all clouds the same? Learn about different types of clouds, including ones that bring rain, lightning, and thunder.

FIG Studio: Weather Clocks

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 20 – 24: Weather Clocks—What is the weather doing outside? Is it cloudy, raining, sunny, or windy? Join us to make a clock that will help tell you what the weather is doing outside.

FIG Studio: Celebrate Chinese New Year

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 13 – 17: Celebrate Chinese New Year—Chinese New Year is one of the most important holidays in China and is based on the cycle of the moon. We will celebrate by making dragons, as well as paper money and coins, which you can put in special red envelopes and give away. Tradition is that the money you give away will bring you good luck in the new year.

Music Makers, Body Shakers

Music Makers, Body Shakers invites little hands and bodies to experience making music with a variety of percussion instruments, while moving and grooving to their sounds. Musical activities are led by a FIG educator and include songs, rhymes, dance, and listening with opportunities to play with an assortment of instruments. For ages 18 months – 6 years with an accompanying adult. Included with admission/ Members free.

FIG Studio: Celebrate Chinese New Year

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 13 – 17: Celebrate Chinese New Year—Chinese New Year is one of the most important holidays in China and is based on the cycle of the moon. We will celebrate by making dragons, as well as paper money and coins, which you can put in special red envelopes and give away. Tradition is that the money you give away will bring you good luck in the new year.

Storytime at the FIG

Children of all ages are invited to join us in the Family Interactive Gallery (FIG) for storytime. Our storytime will take place every Friday, 10:30-11am and will transport little ones with big imaginations to far-away places! A new book will be featured every week. Included with admission/Members free.

FIG Studio: Celebrate Chinese New Year

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 13 – 17: Celebrate Chinese New Year—Chinese New Year is one of the most important holidays in China and is based on the cycle of the moon. We will celebrate by making dragons, as well as paper money and coins, which you can put in special red envelopes and give away. Tradition is that the money you give away will bring you good luck in the new year.

Paint Play at the FIG: Sugar Snowflakes

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

Sweet! This week we will mixing up our own sugar paint to create beautiful sparkly snowflakes.

FIG Studio: Celebrate Chinese New Year

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 13 – 17: Celebrate Chinese New Year—Chinese New Year is one of the most important holidays in China and is based on the cycle of the moon. We will celebrate by making dragons, as well as paper money and coins, which you can put in special red envelopes and give away. Tradition is that the money you give away will bring you good luck in the new year.

FIG Studio: Valentine’s Day Cards

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 6 – 14 – Valentine’s Day Cards—Make a special card or artwork for your loved ones using a variety of art supplies and materials.

Science Lab at the FIG: Watershed

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

What is a watershed and why is it important to us? We will be making our own watershed and exploring how water runs, even if it doesn’t have any legs.

FIG Studio: Celebrate Chinese New Year

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 13 – 17: Celebrate Chinese New Year—Chinese New Year is one of the most important holidays in China and is based on the cycle of the moon. We will celebrate by making dragons, as well as paper money and coins, which you can put in special red envelopes and give away. Tradition is that the money you give away will bring you good luck in the new year.

FIG Studio: Valentine’s Day Cards

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 6 – 14 – Valentine’s Day Cards—Make a special card or artwork for your loved ones using a variety of art supplies and materials.

FIG Studio: Valentine’s Day Cards

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 6 – 14 – Valentine’s Day Cards—Make a special card or artwork for your loved ones using a variety of art supplies and materials.

Music Makers, Body Shakers

Music Makers, Body Shakers invites little hands and bodies to experience making music with a variety of percussion instruments, while moving and grooving to their sounds. Musical activities are led by a FIG educator and include songs, rhymes, dance, and listening with opportunities to play with an assortment of instruments. For ages 18 months – 6 years with an accompanying adult. Included with admission/ Members free.

FIG Studio: Valentine’s Day Cards

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 6 – 14 – Valentine’s Day Cards—Make a special card or artwork for your loved ones using a variety of art supplies and materials.

Storytime at the FIG

Children of all ages are invited to join us in the Family Interactive Gallery (FIG) for storytime. Our storytime will take place every Friday, 10:30-11am and will transport little ones with big imaginations to far-away places! A new book will be featured every week. Included with admission/Members free.

FIG Studio: Valentine’s Day Cards

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 6 – 14 – Valentine’s Day Cards—Make a special card or artwork for your loved ones using a variety of art supplies and materials.

Paint Play at the FIG: Splatter Paint

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

We will explore different types of rain drops using spray bottles filled with paint to splatter and spray designs.

FIG Studio: Valentine’s Day Cards

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 6 – 14 – Valentine’s Day Cards—Make a special card or artwork for your loved ones using a variety of art supplies and materials.

Science Lab at the FIG: Water Cycle

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

What happens when we put evaporation, condensation, and precipitation together? The water cycle!  This week we will learn more about the water cycle, including the water-cycle boogie.

FIG Studio: Valentine’s Day Cards

The FIG Studio is a self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Feb. 6 – 14 – Valentine’s Day Cards—Make a special card or artwork for your loved ones using a variety of art supplies and materials.

FIG Studio: Groundhog Paper Puppet

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 30 – Feb. 3: Groundhog Paper Puppet—Will there be six more weeks of winter? We will be making paper groundhogs to find out if your groundhog will see its shadow.

Music Makers, Body Shakers

Music Makers, Body Shakers invites little hands and bodies to experience making music with a variety of percussion instruments, while moving and grooving to their sounds. Musical activities are led by a FIG educator and include songs, rhymes, dance, and listening with opportunities to play with an assortment of instruments. For ages 18 months – 6 years with an accompanying adult. Included with admission/ Members free.

FIG Studio: Groundhog Paper Puppet

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 30 – Feb. 3: Groundhog Paper Puppet—Will there be six more weeks of winter? We will be making paper groundhogs to find out if your groundhog will see its shadow.

Storytime at the FIG

Children of all ages are invited to join us in the Family Interactive Gallery (FIG) for storytime. Our storytime will take place every Friday, 10:30-11am and will transport little ones with big imaginations to far-away places! A new book will be featured every week. Included with admission/Members free.

FIG Studio: Groundhog Paper Puppet

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 30 – Feb. 3: Groundhog Paper Puppet—Will there be six more weeks of winter? We will be making paper groundhogs to find out if your groundhog will see its shadow.

Paint Play at the FIG: Mars and Moon Dust

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

Figlet the Piglet took a trip into outer space and brought back some special glittery Mars “mud” and Moon “dust” for us to paint with.

FIG Studio: Groundhog Paper Puppet

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 30 – Feb. 3: Groundhog Paper Puppet—Will there be six more weeks of winter? We will be making paper groundhogs to find out if your groundhog will see its shadow.

Science Lab at the FIG: Planets and Their Unique Qualities

Science Lab inspires innovative thinkers and future designers and engineers! Engage in sensory experimentation, build math and science skills, and strengthen hand-eye coordination. Classes are led by a FIG educator and rotate weekly. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

Why is Mars red? Why does Saturn have rings around it? Learn the answers to these questions as we explore a few of the planets in our solar system.

FIG Studio: Groundhog Paper Puppet

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 30 – Feb. 3: Groundhog Paper Puppet—Will there be six more weeks of winter? We will be making paper groundhogs to find out if your groundhog will see its shadow.

FIG Studio: Suncatchers

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 23 – 27: Suncatchers—When was the last time you saw the sun? We will be making suncatchers this week to try to catch rays of sunshine.

Music Makers, Body Shakers

Music Makers, Body Shakers invites little hands and bodies to experience making music with a variety of percussion instruments, while moving and grooving to their sounds. Musical activities are led by a FIG educator and include songs, rhymes, dance, and listening with opportunities to play with an assortment of instruments. For ages 18 months – 6 years with an accompanying adult. Included with admission/ Members free.

FIG Studio: Suncatchers

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 23 – 27: Suncatchers—When was the last time you saw the sun? We will be making suncatchers this week to try to catch rays of sunshine.

Storytime at the FIG

Children of all ages are invited to join us in the Family Interactive Gallery (FIG) for storytime. Our storytime will take place every Friday, 10:30-11am and will transport little ones with big imaginations to far-away places! A new book will be featured every week. Included with admission/Members free.

FIG Studio: Suncatchers

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 23 – 27: Suncatchers—When was the last time you saw the sun? We will be making suncatchers this week to try to catch rays of sunshine.

Paint Play at the FIG: Sunshine

Paint Play encourages little hands to brush, mix, and touch using a variety of art materials. Explore different drawing and painting techniques, from finger-painting to watercolors to tempera. For ages 18 months to 6 years old with an accompanying adult.

Can you help us capture the sun by painting it? We’ll use orange, red, and yellow tempera paints in this activity.

FIG Studio: Suncatchers

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 23 – 27: Suncatchers—When was the last time you saw the sun? We will be making suncatchers this week to try to catch rays of sunshine.

FIG Studio: Suncatchers

A self-guided, self-exploratory play-to-learn, make-and-take space for young inquisitive minds to imagine, create, and innovate. Perfect for all ages. The Studio is open for free-creation and sensory exploration, and our supply bins are stocked with plenty of materials!

Jan. 23 – 27: Suncatchers—When was the last time you saw the sun? We will be making suncatchers this week to try to catch rays of sunshine.