Summer Classes

Summer Classes at WOW!

Bubbles  Ice Cream

Check out all the fun-filled, hands-on art, science and maker classes happening at WOW! this summer.  Registration is now open!

Class Fees:

  • $12 per class
  • $10 per class for WOW! Members (Member information will be cross-checked with our Member database)
  • Free for accompanying adults!

Stay & Play Discount: Explore the Museum for only $7 before or after class! Simply pay the discounted admission fee when you check in for class.

Refund Policy: WOW! will issue a credit to a future class if student is unable to attend class.  WOW! will only refund class fee if the Museum cancels a class.

Please Note: Adults must accompany all children 3-5 years old in case that child requires assistance or needs to leave class early. Children who are 5 years old and accompanied by an adult are welcome in classes for grades K-3. An adult may accompany multiple children who are registered for the same class; please leave younger siblings at home.

Registration

You must register your child in advance to guarantee a space!  The Museum is handling all class registration through Eventbrite, and credit card payment is required.

To register visit: wowchildrensmuseum.eventbrite.com or click on the appropriate class registration button below.

ART CLASSES

Make a Clay Fish – NEW!

  • Grades K-3rd
  • Tuesday, July 7 at 3:00-4:00pm

Learn how to make an easy salt dough clay. Then sculpt that clay into a fish, harden the creation, and paint your creature before you take it home!

Create a Self-Portrait

  • Age: Grades K-3rd
  • Tuesday, July 14 at 3:00-4:30pm

We look at ourselves in the mirror every day, but drawing a self-portrait can still be tricky! Study the proportions of the face, then learn to draw and paint a self-portrait. We will use a variety of pigments, including wet paint, so please dress for mess!

Watercolor Painting – NEW!

  • Ages 3-8 years old (ages 3-5 years old must be with a guardian)
  • Tuesday, July 21 at 3:00-4:00pm

Discover the magic of watercolors! Explore the transparency and glow of this medium, experiment by adding others, and create your own work of art.

SCIENCE CLASSES

Science of Ice Cream #1

  • Ages 3-10 years old (ages 3-5 years old must be with a guardian)
  • Two classes available on Friday, July 10; 10:30-11:15am or 1:00-1:45pm

Learn about liquids and solids while making ice cream, then eat your yummy results! ALLERGY WARNING: all students will make and eat ice cream using cow’s milk and cream.

Morning Class – SOLD OUT

Afternoon Class – SOLD OUT

Bubble Science

  • Ages 3-5 years old (with a guardian) – Friday, July 31 at 10:30-11:15am
  • Age: K-1st Grade – Friday, July 31 at 1:00-2:00pm

Explore the nature of water and BUBBLES! Experiment with different tools for blowing bubbles. Make your own bubble makers to test and keep.

3-5 Year Old Class – SOLD OUT

K-1st Grade Class:

     Register blue button

Science of Ice Cream #2

  • Ages 3-10 years old (ages 3-5 years old must be with a guardian)
  • Two classes available on Thursday, August 13; 10:30-11:15am or 1:00-1:45pm

Learn about liquids and solids while making ice cream, then eat your yummy results! ALLERGY WARNING: all students will make and eat ice cream using cow’s milk and cream.

Morning Class:

    

Afternoon Class:

    Register blue button

MAKER CLASSES

Pirate Ship Makers – NEW!

  • Ages 3-5 years old (with a guardian) – Friday, July 24 at 10:30-11:15am
  • Age: K-1st Grade – Friday, July 24 at 1:00-2:00pm

Does your little pirate like to make things? Find out what makes a pirate ship seaworthy. Then make your own boat and set it afloat!

3-5 Year Old Class:

      

K-1st Grade Class:

      

Mask Makers – NEW!

  • Grades K-3rd
  • Friday, August 7 at 2:00-3:00pm

Little makers: come explore your animal side! Construct your own mask out of simple materials to become your favorite animal.

 

Get In Touch

Address:
110 N. Harrison Ave
Lafayette, CO 80026

Phone:
(303) 604-2424

Museum Hours:
Tuesday-Friday: 9am-5pm
Tuesday & Wednesday: Toddler Hour 9am-10am
Saturday: 10am-6pm
Sunday: 12pm-4pm
Monday: Closed


WOW! is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

Upcoming Events

Events on July 29, 2015

Bubbles on the Patio

2:00 pm

Events on July 30, 2015

Birthday Party for Lulu!

1:00 pm

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