Upcoming Programs for Kids
D.I.G. Lab [Discover + Invent + Grow]
Saturdays, November 17 & December 15, 1–4 pm
It’s your time to be an artist, an inventor and an engineer! Dig into drawers bursting with supplies, from marbles to magnets. Pick a challenge, brainstorm solutions and build your prototype.
November 17: Time Out
December 15: Home Stretch
DIYnamite Thanksgiving Weekend
Saturday & Sunday, November 24 & 25, 1–4 pm
Members Early Admission and special activities: Saturday, noon - 1 pm
Why go shopping when you can get creative at the Newark Museum this Thanksgiving weekend by making your own DIY holiday gifts while having a blast?
• beeswax candles for your holiday celebrations
• glowing castle lanterns
• unique picture frames for someone special
• clay imprinted jewelry plates
• aromatherapy potpourri and bath fizz
• Beyond the Beat, presented by Exit 9 (Saturday only)
• Come see Bell Labs' exact replica of the communicator used on the original movie set
• View the 30th Anniversary Blu-ray DVD edition of the movie E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial, in the auditorium (no ticket purchase necessary)
• Enjoy planetarium shows exploring the universe
•The first 100 Museum visitors each day will receive special E.T. collectibles:
Sat., Nov. 24, 2012—miniature E.T. figurine
Sun., Nov. 25, 2012—commemorative solar system poster
For more exciting programs, visit Upcoming Events.