GRAND OPENING on April 11th!
It's finally here... on Saturday, April 11, 2015 from 10am-5pm come experience Kidzu's New Launch Pad at University Mall —make, build, explore and learn in this new amazing location!
Our new space is brimming with fun and engaging exhibits including refreshed tried and true favorites like The Makery, Gravitron, and Farm to Fork plus several spectacular new exhibits: The Forest Theatre, a large-scale climbing wall, and the immense Tree house! In addition to these kids-powered exhibits areas for children infant to tweens, the New Launch Pad offers a wealth of new programs and activities related to arts, STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), child health and wellness and emerging literacy.
On Grand Opening Day families will be treated to special giveaways, refreshments, and special programs! More information on prizes and programs to come!
Major support for Kidzu's Launch Pad has been provided by the Oak Foundation, the Grable Foundation, Michael and Amy Tiemann, the Michael & Laura Brader-Araje Foundation, Madison Marquette, Progression Climbing, Fitch Lumber and Hardware, Duke Energy Foundation, DSI Comedy, and UNC HealthCare.
Programs at Kidzu
Programs, workshops, and community partnerships are the heart of Kidzu Children’s Museum. Our programs aim to foster connections with our community and provide positive educational experiences.
Kidzu will host a full schedule of programming beginning in April including Kids Yoga, Messy Mornings, Friday Fam Jam, Storytimes, Kidz Voices, STEAM'D Up! Afternoons, MIX IT UP in the Makery and Messy Masterpieces. In addition, we will be hosting workshops and special event throughout the year that bring our exhibits areas to life.