Programs, workshops, and community partnerships are the heart of Kidzu Children’s Museum. Our programs aim to bring our exhibits to life, foster connections with our community and provide positive educational experiences. Scroll down for lists of current and upcoming programs.
Kidzu is open at University Mall... come play with us!! Our Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm & Sunday 1-5pm, Mondays are reserved for Group Visits and Teaching Artist Classes
Friday, March 7th, 3:30pm: GET MOVING DANCE PARTY Start your weekend with a fun dance party at Kidzu. Marcia will provide fun activities and tunes to get everyone moving and grooving. Free with admission.
Wednesday, March 28th, 4:00-5:00pm: STITCH A STORY WITH ELAINE O'NEIL Textile collage artist, illustrator of Goodnight Carolina, and Kidzu featured artist, Elanie O'Neil, is retuning to Kidzu for a fun sewing workshop! Elaine will help us write a story and create hand-sewn textile illustrations to go with the story. A copy of the book created in this workshop will be displayed in Kidzu's Book Nook. Kids can leave their stitch on our new museum! $10 per child (ages 4-10 years). To sign up call us at 919-933-1455.
CLASS SERIES AT KIDZU: Programs start in March. See this link to sign-up for our Class Series that include Yoga, Music and Movement, Science, Jewelry Making, Impov and Puppet Making.
Each Tuesday and Friday morning (10:30-11:00) Stop-in Storytime in the Book Nook. Join us for readings, songs, and movement activities that bring books to life. Following each program we will provide a simple themed craft.
Each day join us for a Block Party in our program room. Put on your hard hat and use huge blocks to build amazing structures. Practice using pretend hammers, screwdrivers and other construction tools on the Hammer Hub table. The sky's the limit.... where kids can plan and construct the buildings of their dreams.
Come to the Launch Pad Makery each morning and afternoon and enjoy tour vibrant art studio and maker space which invites visitors to tap into their creative energy and experiment with new materials, techniques and various forms of art and making. The Makery is a creative STEAM'D (science, technology, engineering, art, math, and design) laboratory where children and families can tinker, invent, and create to their hearts' content.
First Sunday Each Month (4:00pm) Spanish/English Stop-in Storytime in the Book Nook. Join us for bilingual readings andactivities that bring books to life. Following each program we will provide a simple themed craft.