Little Wonders - Preschool Program

Learn and Play! You and your child are invited to join us for stories and fun including crafts, songs, games, and museum exploration. Each month, we present a different theme and a different set of hands-on activities.

Second Friday of the month, 10:30 a.m.

Little Wonders is included with regular admission and is free for MNCH members. Families presenting Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) cards are admitted for $5 through the Museums For All program.

Each participating family gets 10 percent off museum store purchases (15 percent off for museum members). The store carries a variety of fun and educational gifts – including the Little Wonders book lineup! 

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Upcoming Little Wonders:

November 11
Early Engineers

Explore the redesigned and newly opened Oregon - Where Past is Present exhibit, and discover traditional tools that Native Americans have been using in Oregon over thousands of years.

December 9
Starry Night
Winter is coming, and the nights are getting longer. Join us for stories and activities about the moon, stars, and nocturnal animals. 

January 13
Passport to Oregon
Journey into the nine tribal nations of Oregon, and learn about each nation's flag. 

February 10
Caught in the Rain

Learn and play with crafts and other activities celebrating clouds, rain, and rainbows.  

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