The Mini-Makers are having fun: Homemade play-dough at The Maker Mill using bug parts and cookie cutters.
Come join us during our Mini Maker morning we will be having visitors from the GLCAC, Inc (Greater Lawrence Community Action Council). The wonderful people from this organization will be bringing in The Mitten a folktale adapted & illustrated by Jan Brett & a wonderful Animal Track Identification Guide program, the book and Guide are free to bring home. Admission for Monday will be $5.00 for this event.
Our Mini Maker hours are from 9:30am-12pm Monday, Wednesday & Friday. GLCAC will be visiting at 10:30am and always have wonderful education material to share.
Our sensory box will be open during our drop-in hours this week.
We’ll be bringing in all the wonderful things about fall inside to explore with, leaves, pinecones, acorns, rocks. How would you describe a leaf? Do you have something special you found outside? Bring it in and tell us all about it! Each child will make something to bring home.
Halloween Madness October 31st - Mini Makers come in with your Halloween costume for a special drop-in event. We will create Halloween crafts, pumpkin investigations, exploring some spooky slime, and have a costume parade to show off our costumes. Stop in anytime between 9:00-1:00. Cost $7 drop-in fee.
Come explore with spooky slime. How does it feel? What does it smell like? Does it bounce? Can we make shapes with it? Each child will make something to bring home.
When: Thursday October 30th at 9:30am - 11:30am
Cost- $7 drop-in fee
Who: ages 3-6
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Come join us Thursday October 23rd for our first Mini Makers workshop. We'll be exploring with pumpkins! How much does the pumpkin weigh? How many pumpkins tall are you? find out these answers and more.
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The Mini Maker exploration is an instructor lead activity followed by open play. Express your creativity through exploring. Each week will focus on a different theme. Children will explore, observe, ask questions, and predict. Every child will make a special craft/project that can be taken home. This workshop is interactive and hands-on.
Halloween Madness October 31st - Mini Makers come in with your Halloween costume for a special event. We will create Halloween crafts, explore all things Halloween, and have a costume parade to show off our costumes. Time: 9:00-1:00. Cost $7 drop-in fee.
The Mini Maker zone is open daily for kids ages 3-6 to come and explore what we have to offer. During the week (Monday-Friday) 9-12 we'll have special theme activities and story times geared towards enlightening the minds of The Mini Makers in the community. Our space will also be open for free play so come on down and explore with us!
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