Wenham Museum: Summer Programs for Kids

Wenham Museum's Summer Programs offer challenging and enriching experiences for children

Wenham Museum summer programs give children the opportunity to enjoy life, learning, and play. Wenham Museum summer programs fill up fast. If you plan to send your child to one or more of the programs, reserve your place today.

Each day is packed with activities that help children learn while having great fun.

PRE-Engineering using LEGO
Monday, July 25 – Friday, July 29, 2016 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Ages 5-7 / Grades K-2
Members:  $180 | Non-members:  $195
Let your imagination run wild with with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO®!  Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design!  Explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO® building system with the guidance of an experienced Play-Well instructor.

Engineering FUNdamentals using LEGO
Monday, July 25 – Friday, July 29, 2016 from 1 – 4 p.m.
Ages 7-12 / Grades 2-5
Members:  $180 | Non-members:  $195
Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO®!  Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as arch bridges, skyscrapers, motorized cars, and the Battletrack! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experienced instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level.

Enchanted Forest Week
Monday, August 1 – Friday, August 5, 2016 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Ages 5-8
Members:  $180 | Non-members:  $195
Children will have a magical time exploring the world of fantasy through fine literature and art activities in the museum and the museum garden.  Special guest visitors will share their secret magical skills.
Children will make a “pet” dragon, create a fairy tale persona, learn magic tricks, potions and spells, craft a personalized magic wand, listen to stories and practice storytelling, build a magical hideaway, perfect some jester skills, and craft a personal coat of arms.

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