Kids can play in the straw maze, take a 30-minute hayride
through the snowy fields, visit with the horses and check out the
new Scottish Highland bull calves who were born in early
Kids create a decadent chocolate log cake, made of yellow sponge
cake filled with chocolate cream and topped with chocolate butter
cream. Meringue mushrooms and edible decorations will
complete the delicious creation. Participants earn a Chocoholic
Certificate and take home a chef hat and recipe.
Experts from SOAR (Save Our American Raptors) talk about their
owls. After the presentation, dissect owl pellets and make a craft
to take home.
Families drop in for nature-related crafts and educational
From gibbons to gorillas, tails to thumbs, find out what makes
you similar and different from our closest primate relatives. Put
your tool-use skills to the test while fishing for termites. Feb.
18 and March 23.
Celebrate President's Day with music,
Presidential trivia, crafts and appearances by a modern Mary
Todd and President Abe Lincoln.
Discover the hidden symbols on currency, go undercover to
learn the secrets used by spies throughout history and write your
own secret messages using codes and invisible ink. Take our spy
challenge to test your espionage skills.
Activities include: an epic battle of good vs. evil as heroes
join forces to save MINILAND from an invasion of criminal villains;
a hero-themed costume contest; a super hero scavenger hunt for a
chance to win four free annual passes; build your own
crime-fighting super hero; creative building challenges for a
chance to win prizes; and more.
This classic musical love story is performed at 7 p.m.
Dr. Megan Foley-Nicpon leads a discussion on twice-exceptional
students, or gifted students with co-existing disabilities. Dr.
Foley-Nicpon discusses best practices for accommodating
twice-exceptional students' needs, which includes identifying and
developing talent domains.