Think...Explore...Do is an enrollment program designed specifically for children ages five and older. Each class presents kids with the opportunity for hands-on engagement and in-depth learning about a specific topic all while having fun at the Museum. Classes are offered on Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. and are led by a Museum Educator. Classes are $10-$15 per person depending on materials. Pre-registration is recommended.

JANUARY: PASSPORT TO THE WORLD

January 7
Instruments Around the World:
The Earth has music for those who listen. You will discover the music of nature with instruments from around the world and then create your own rain stick!
*Cost $10 per participant.

January 14
Homes Around the World:
Teepees, igloos, and more! Houses are designed and built to reflect the environment they’re built in. This Saturday, you will discover and build a home unlike your own.
*Cost $10 per participant.

January 21
What in the World: Marionettes!:
A marionette is a special kind of puppet controlled with strings. You will create your own marionette and bring it to life with your hands.
*Cost $10 per participant.

January 28
Yoga for the World:
Yoga has been around for thousands of years and is practiced around the world. You will have fun while learning traditional yoga postures with Yoga Alliance certified yoga instructor Courtney Rinker.
*Cost $10 per participant.

FEBRUARY: HAPPY HEALTHY HEART

February 4
Food for the Heart:
Berries are full of anti-oxidants that make your heart healthy and strong. You will learn how to make your own delicious crust and then bake a Berry Good Pie to nourish your body and heart!
*Cost $15 per participant.

February 11
Light-Up Circuit Valentine’s Cards:
Join us in the MakerSpace to create one-of-a-kind light-up LED Valentine’s Day cards. Use it to light up someone’s life!
*Cost $12 per participant.

February 18
Hearty Food
: Eat healthy and feel happy with delicious comfort food! These mini chicken pot pies will make your heart smile.
*Cost $15 per participant.

February 25
Heart Opening Yoga:
Yoga is used to target specific areas of the body. In this special session you will learn heart opening poses that will regulate your body and spirit. Taught by Yoga Alliance certified yoga instructor Courtney Rinker.
*Cost $10 per participant.

MARCH: WATCH THEM GROW

March 4
Eat Your Greens Cooking:
Let’s get baking. These Zucchini Chocolate Brownies and Chocolate Chip Carrot Zucchini Cookies are so good you’ll never know they’re filled with vegetables!
*Cost $15 per participant.

March 11
Gardening:
Terrariums are small and unique environments that plants can grow in. You will partner with mother nature to create a magical mini terrarium to take home!
*Cost $15 per participant.

March 18
Bug Out:
After visiting Attack of the Bloodsuckers, you will explore the world of insects and discover what it might be like to live like one. You will then create your own unique insect with special physical characteristics and demonstrate how it moves.
*Cost $10 per participant.

March 25
Yoga for the Spine:
Yoga helps you relax and feel strong at the same time. This Saturday, you will learn how to release tension and lengthen your spine with Yoga Alliance certified yoga instructor Courtney Rinker.
*Cost $10 per participant.

*Workshop fee does not include admission to the Museum. Parents must accompany their child, but only need to pay the participant fee if making their own product.



CDMOD Credit Statement: A refund is given only when the Children's Discovery Museum of the Desert cancels the activity. CDMOD reserves the right to cancel and/or reschedule programs. Credit is not given for absences.