Lafayette, Colorado – WOW! Children’s Museum (World of Wonder) today announced upcoming events and programs at the Museum for the month of August. Unless otherwise noted, all listed events and programs are included with Museum admission.
Vermicomposting Program – Thursday, August 6th
Presented by Growing Gardens, children will learn about vermicomposting, the life cycle of the worm, the role of decomposers in an ecosystem and hold real, live red wiggler worms from the worm bin! This special program is included with Museum admission.
WOW! Craft Club – Saturday, August 8th
Feeling crafty? Join us for our monthly Craft Club program. This month, we’re making and decorating star gazing tubes. Craft Club is geared for children ages 3 and up and is included with Museum admission.
FREE Day! – Friday, August 14th
Thanks to a generous sponsorship from Anne M. Larsen, State Farm Insurance Agent, admission to the Museum is free for all visitors on Friday, August 14th! The Museum will be open from 9:00am-5:00pm.
Get Growing Garden Program – Friday, August 14th
Join the farmers from Ollin Farms as they tend to WOW!’s outdoor garden. This month, we’ll be harvesting veggies and preparing the garden for the autumn months. Garden program is included with Museum admission.
August Discovery Days – Tuesday, August 18th and Wednesday, August 19th
Time: 10:00am-1:00pm each day
This month’s topic: Space
Discover your inner scientist! Drop-in and explore our monthly hands-on science program. This month, we’re learning about space and galaxies. Discovery Days activities are included with Museum admission.
Shadow Puppet Show – Tuesday, August 25th
Join us for a shadow puppet show and craft activity in celebration of Lafayette’s Annual Lantern Walk on September 11th. This program is included with Museum admission.
Mountain Kids Story Time – Thursday, August 27th
Miss Kristin from Mountain Kids will host a fun story time with bubbles, short stories and a sing-a-long with shakers. This active and engaging story time will make reading fun for young learners! Included with Museum admission.