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Experiment, Express, Explore! Extend the fun and learning during our drop-in programs. Participation is free with regular admission to Hands-on House. All programs are designed for adults and children to experience together. Drop in anytime during the scheduled time. No pre-registration required.
Ages: 2-10 years with adult
Cost: Free with regular admission to Hands-on House

Walk On the Wild Side

Be a wildlife detective as you check out some footprint fun.

Thursday, September 11: 11am-2pm
Friday, September 12: 11am-2pm
Wednesday, September 17: 11am-2pm
Wednesday, September 24: 11am-2pm
Tuesday, October 7: 11am-2pm
Tuesday, November 18: 11am-2pm
Wednesday, November 19: 11am-2pm

Shell Surprises

Discover the "inside story" when you take a closer look at creatures that make shells their home.

Tuesday, September 16: 11am-2pm
Thursday, September 18: 11am-2pm
Tuesday, September 23: 11am-2pm
Thursday, October 9: 11am-2pm
Tuesday, November 11: 11am-2pm
Thursday, November 20: 11am-2pm


Attention all bats, owls and little ghosts. Join us for some "friendly fright" in this make it, take it Halloween workshop. 

Tuesday, October 28: 11am-2pm
Wednesday, October 29: 11am-2pm
Thursday, October 30: 11am-2pm
Friday, October 31: 11am-2pm

High Five

Give yourself a high five in this make-it, take it workshop that starts with just one hand-yours!.

Friday, September 19: 5pm-7pm 
Saturday, September 20: 2pm-4pm
Sunday, October 19: 2pm-4pm
Friday, November 7: 5pm-7pm 
Saturday, November 15: 2pm-4pm

Balancing Act

Going.....Going.....UP! Use cups to build a tower. The sky's the limit for this balancing act where gravity will try and pull you down.

Sunday, September 21: 2pm-4pm
Friday, October 17: 5pm-7pm 
Saturday, October 25: 2pm-4pm
Sunday, November 9: 2pm-4pm
Sunday, November 23: 2pm-4pm

Reindeer Round-Up

Meet Rudolph and his relatives who call the top of the world home. No elf experience is necessary to become a part of the "team" that takes care of Santa's reindeer.

Tuesday, December 2: 11am-2pm
Tuesday, December 9: 11am-2pm
Saturday, December 13: 12pm-4pm
Sunday, December 14: 12pm-4pm
Thursday, December 18: 11am-2pm
Friday, December 19: 4pm-7pm
Sunday, December 21: 12pm-4pm