Vanderbilt Winter Recess Children's Workshops

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Fri Feb 22 2019.
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Friday, February 22, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
$20 / $18 for Members (registration required)
Contact Phone: 
631-854-5539
Recommended Age: 
3+
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Children in pre-K through third grade can learn, create, and have fun in February school-break workshops offered by the Learning Center at the Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum. 

Workshops will be offered Monday through Wednesday, February 18-22, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
 

February 18

Portraits

Learn about the Vanderbilt family, make interesting observations about the portraits in the collections, and create a self-portrait.

February 19

Ancient Egypt and Rattle Instrument

Travel back to ancient Egypt and make an instrument.

February 20

Deep Blue Sea and Mixed Media Collage

Do sharks have skeletons?  Are sea stars fish?  Compare fish and mammals, examine teeth and baleen, and create art using a variety of materials and techniques.

February 21

Big Cats and Mask

Explore the wildlife dioramas, touch teeth and claws, and make a mask of your favorite big cat in the collection.

Preschool Workshop – Ages 3 and 4 with Adult

February 22

Polar Animals and Repurposed Water Bottle Art

Explore the wildlife dioramas, learn how animals adapt to less light, and make a snow globe.

Location: 
Vanderbilt Museum
180 Little Neck Rd
Centerport , NY
Phone: 631-854-5539
40° 53' 40.1892" N, 73° 22' 9.2532" W
New York
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