Free Family Night, Tuesday, May 1, 4:00-8:00pm: Mud, dirt, and clay…oh my! Unearth the squishy, messy, and creative ways to dig into the art of the Earth. Kidspace Free Family Night from, March to May 2018, will feature art programming specially designed by teaching students from Cal State LA. Folk/Country artists, the Earthworm Ensemble, will perform at 6:00pm. Admission to Kidspace is free only during these hours.
Grand Butterfly Celebration, Saturday & Sunday, May 5 & 6, 10:00am-5:00pm: Butterfly Season will end with a celebration weekend on May 5 & 6! Join Kidspace in learning about butterflies and participate in ways we can support their life cycle. Mold a butterfly puddler out of clay, paint butterfly scenes en plein air, and be sure to stop at Imagination Workshop to design and assemble your butterfly stick kite to wave at the 2:00pm show with a live DJ!
Pop-Up Program: Mud City, Saturday & Sunday, May 12 & 13, 10:30am-4:30pm: It’s muddy May! Celebrate the occasion and help to construct a mud metropolis using clay, dirt, and other natural materials. Your urban planning skills are needed to build this squishy city!
Performance on the Frog: The Brennans, Sunday, May 20, 1:00pm: Enjoy the foot-tapping fun of bluegrass music with The Brennans, a family band consisting of Bridget Brennan and her daughters, on guitar, fiddle, and bass.
Wild Art Weekend, Saturday-Monday, May 26-28, Memorial Day Weekend: Explore the natural world through art! Create a masterpiece en plein air, discover the forest of clay faces, and paint with colorful spices. Don’t miss a performance by Rhythm Child at 1:00pm. Bring creativity and outdoor play together with Kidspace!
Early Learner Programs: Music, Motion, & Math, Saturdays, May 26 – July 14, 9:00-10:30am: Music, Motion, & Math will engage your child in an early mathematical world through songs, literature, and fun hands-on activities. For children ages 3 to 4 years old. Fee is $150 per child. Register online at kidspacemuseum.org.