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Vanderbilt Winter Recess Children's Workshops

Mon Feb 18, 2019
10:00am to 12:00pm
$20 / $18 for Members (registration required)

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


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.

Vanderbilt Museum
180 Little Neck Rd
Centerport, NY
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