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Countdown to Kindergarten
August 10 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Discovery Place Kids is helping young learners get ready for their first big day of school with Countdown to Kindergarten, a FREE community-wide program for rising kindergarteners and their families.
This annual event focuses on kindergarten readiness and celebrates a child’s entrance into formal education.
Enjoy FREE Museum admission as community partners offer skill-building activities and information that children and parents will need in preparation for their first day of school:
Meet with local kindergarten teachers
Visit a mock classroom
Discover healthy, yummy lunch and snack options
Board a real school bus and learn about bus safety
Practice scissor safety
Enjoy hands-on science demonstrations and a special Story Time
Explore, test and try new skills throughout the Museum
Children who are ready to learn and are well-prepared for kindergarten have a greater opportunity for success. Discovery Place Kids is bringing the community together to play an active role in the preparedness process.
Date: Thursday, August 10
Time: 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE (Museum admission not required)