Activities and Programs 

Sign Up to receive weekly emails about upcoming programs and events.

Get Email Updates

Looking for fun for the kiddo’s on Friday’s? Experience the FUN for a thrifty price.
On First Fridays admission is only $2.00 from 5pm-8pm

HALF-PRICE FRIDAY NIGHTS at the Greensboro Children’s Museum


This awesome rate is available on the 2nd-4th Friday nights every month.
Looking for exciting kid-friendly fun for a thrifty price? 
Head to the Greensboro Children's Museum for Half -Price Friday nights from 5-8pm.
* $4 admission (plus sales tax) from 5-8pm. No other discounts apply.
*Regular GCM Admission Rates apply before 5pm

First Friday Nights - $2 per person every first Friday

August 5th
September 2nd

 

 

Guest Author Ellen Fischer
Monday, August 1st, 2016, 10:30 AM

After Busy Bees we will have a special story time with Ellen Fischer as she reads her book,  If an Elephant Went to School.  Would an elephant learn the ABCs if she went to school? No way! She would learn to use her trunk as a nose, a straw, a hand, and a hose! Through a series of questions and answers, readers learn about animals and their unique behaviors. And in the end, you might find yourself asking just what would you learn.

 

 

 

Puppet Camp-Summer Camp

August 8 - August 12, 9am - 3pm
Rising 1st – 2nd Grade
Members $150, Non-members $160

Bring your imagination to life with puppets!  Explore methods of creating puppets using a variety of media.  We will make up our own characters as well as work together to tell familiar stories.  Our week culminates in a theatrical production you will not want to miss. 

 

Wild Wild West-Summer Camp

August 15 - August 19, 9am - 1pm
4 years-Rising K’s
Members $100, Non-members $110

Calling all cowboys and cowgirls! Trot on down to the GCM for a giddy-up good time! There will be rodeo games, country crafts, and campfire songs.  Join us on Friday for a special showcase.

 

GCM Play Group

Dates:Thursdays, September 15, 2016 - May 25, 2016, 3:30-5:00
Cost: Members $60 Non-Members $72 *caregivers are free!
Pay at admission desk on arrival

Connect with other parents and caregivers of young children (Infants, Toddlers, and Preschoolers) at the Greensboro Children’s Museum each week for a standing playdate!  Meet a Museum educator for a kick-off activity and then go exploring, playing, and learning in the Museum together.  GCM Playgroup meets every Thursday at 3:30pm from September through May.

 

Mini Yogis Class (3-5 yrs)

Dates:Tuesday,October 4, 2016-Tuesday November 8, 2016, 3:30-4:30
Cost: Members $60 Non-Members $72 Pre-Registration Required

Creative and fun, these classes plant the seeds of yoga to stimulate imagination, maintain flexibility and develop conscious breathing. Our unique approach combines yoga poses with rhythm, literacy, games and mindfulness techniques. Drop-off program recommended for ages 3-5 years. Guest Instructor: Katie Page Tuesdays at 3:30pm: Oct 4, Oct 11, Oct. 18, Oct 25, Nov 1, Nov 8. Class fee includes admission to the Greensboro Children’s Museum for the participant and one adult on the day of the class.
Questions?  Contact us at 336.574.2898 or sashton@gcmuseum.com.

 

Tiny Tots Yoga Class

Dates: Monday, October 10 - Monday, October 31, 2016, 9:45am-10:30am
Cost: Members $48 Non-Members $60

Wren’s Nest Yoga at GCM This 45-minute class is designed for caregivers and their young toddlers. Our time together is a fun mix of yoga and play for your little one. We provide a safe space for you and your tiny tot to move, stretch, sing and play yoga!  Session 1: Oct 10, Oct 17, Oct 24, Oct 31 Session 2: Nov 7, Nov 14, Nov 21, Nov 28 Class fee includes admission to the Greensboro Children’s Museum for the participant and one adult on the day of the class. Instructor: Katie Page, Owner Questions?  Contact Katie Page at 323.919.4774 or Katie@wrensnest.yoga

 

Book & Cook (3 – 5 years)

Tuesdays at 3:30pm: Jan 10, Jan 17, Jan 24, Jan 31, Feb 7, Feb 14.
Drop-off program recommended for ages 3-5 years.
Cost: Members $60/6 classes, Non-members $72/6 classes
Instructor: Jennifer, Chef Teacher

Each week, we'll meet in The Edible Schoolyard Kitchen Classroom to combine children’s literature and food. Using the story as inspiration, your kids will use fresh ingredients to create kid-friendly snacks they'll love making and eating.

Class fee includes admission to the Greensboro Children’s Museum for the participant and one adult on the day of the class.

Questions?  Contact us at 336.574.2898 or jbedrosian@gcmuseum.com

Cancellation Policy

 

 

 

 

Follow Us Online
Facebook Twitter YouTube Edible Schoolyard Blog

GCM Calendar of Events

Get Email Updates