It’s time to let your inner actor out with Theater Games. Through a variety of creative dramatic exercises, we will explore gross and fine motor skills, problem solving, listening and speaking skills, following directions, and building confidence. Theater games takes place Thursdays at 1:30 p.m.
When is a banana not a banana? When it’s a boomerang! Or a baby! Or a boomerang baby! We’ll use our imagination to turn items into all sorts of weird and wonderful objects.September 7: Once Upon a Time
Once upon a time, there was…um…uh…Oh no! I’ve forgotten the story! Can you remember it? Let’s all work together to tell each other the best and silliest stories we can.September 21, September 28: Body Telephone
How close can you copy your friend? Can you make the same face she can? Can you wave your arms in the air exactly like you just don’t care? Join us as we pass simple movements down a circle of giggling children to see how well (or badly) we can mimic each other.
Every day you brush your teeth. But what if you did it in SLOW MOTION? Or super-fast motion? Or backwards? How silly we get doing ordinary activities at different speeds!October 19, October 26: Monster Mash
Let’s be a mad scientist and build a monster. Be the big sharp teeth. Or the wings. Or the tentacles. Then work together with the other monster parts so we can scare the grownups!November 2, November 9: Blast Off!
An outer space adventure awaits our brave Museum astronauts! Using our imaginations, we will fly a rocket to the moon and float in space.November 16, November 30: Sad Pirate
What does a pirate look like when he’s sad? What does a tree do when it’s happy? We explore our emotions as different characters, animals, and objects.December 7, December 14: Marching Madness
Left! Left! Left, right, left! Let us march to the sound of our own drum. Come along as we march like a school band and pirates and even ants!December 21, December 28: Winter Wonderland
What’s better than playing outside in the snow? Pretending to play outside in the snow so you stay warm! A full day of imaginary sledding, snow balls, and hot cocoa awaits us.