Little Explorers

For Young Aviators Ages 3-5

Little Explorers

Little Explorers is a weekly program geared specifically for our youngest members!

Children ages 3 to 5 and their co-pilots (adult helpers required) are invited to explore the wonders of aerospace during this fun, educational program. Space is limited at each program.

Cost per program is $20 per child and includes 1 caregiver. Museum Members save $2 off cost for each child per program. All families can save $3 off when reigstering for 4-classes at one time.

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Program Dates

April Theme: Space Exploration

Wednesday April 17 - Shooting Stars

Learn how comets become shooting stars in the night sky. Practice counting by building tails for shooting stars.

Wednesday April 24 - Stargazing

Observe the night sky and constellations in the Starlab mobile planetarium. 

May Theme: Helicopters

Wednesday May 1 - Introduction to Helicopters

Learn the different parts of a helicopter, build a helicopter puzzle, and take a helicopter on a mission around the museum!

Wednesday May 8 - Paper Helicopters

Learn about rotors! Build different types of paper helicopters and test them in wind tunnels!

Wednesday May 15 - Parachutes

Explore how air pushes on moving objects to make them fly. 

Wednesday May 22 - Open Cockpit

Encounter different types of helicopters around the museum and visit the cockpits. 

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