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Habitot Happenings


June 1 - 15

Special Events
Rainbow Family Night
Wednesday, June 5
5:30pm - 7:30pm 

FREE monthly support group offered with Our Family Coalition open to all LGBTQ families and their children. Come connect, share experiences and exchange ideas while kids enjoy playtime and pizza in the museum. Donations always welcome.
Register Here

Family Fun Night!
Friday, June 14, 5:30-7:30pm
Bring the whole family for an early evening of play and family togetherness to kick off the start of Summer!! 
For Adults
• Relax and enjoy a glass of wine and light snacks
• Make friends with other families of little ones
• PLAY with your fascinating & creative kid!
For Kids
• Snack on some pizza and juice
• Make friends and show your grownups around
• Extra Museum time to play, play, play!

Advance sign-up on Eventbrite

 
FREE Car Seat Inspection
Saturday, June 15
10:00am - 12:00pm 

(Last car admitted at 11:45am)
Did you miss the last FREE car seat inspection event? Here's your second chance before taking that summer road trip. Offered with support from State Farm Insurance as part of Habitot's annual Early Childhood Safety Campaign.  Visit our website for more information and more events!        
Father's Day Gift Making
Saturday, June 15 
9:30am - 1:00pm

Paint and decorate tile refrigerator magnets, a great gift of appreciation for Dad or another loved one.
 
Weekly Events

Jamaroo Wednesdays
FREE with admission
10:30 - 11:00
Jamaroo Kids teacher, Kelty, will get those wiggles out while helping little kids develop coordination, strength, balance, flexibility, and self-esteem.


 


Pizza Fridays

11:30 -12:30
Easy peasy pizza lunch gives you more time to play! The pizza comes in kid-size slices that are $1.50 each. Parents are welcome to fill up on kid slices too.

The Art of Reuse Fridays

FREE with admission
10:00 - 2:00 
Let your imagination go wild! The Recycled Materials Art Cart holds industry cast-offs, and both unusual and household items that would otherwise be destined for the dump. Come give these objects a new life by creating art! Sponsored by.

STEM Saturdays
FREE with admission
2:30 - 4:30

Learn about absorption with this colorful, fun coffee filter & marker project. Experiment with materials like coffee filters, plain paper, and foil to understand the different ways water is absorbed. See how colors change when water is introduced to a surface.  
Try it at home!
 
 
Looking Ahead

Parents' Night Out
Friday, June 28
5:30pm to 9:30pm

Enjoy a date night out! Drop off your kids, 2-7 years old, for play and fun at Habitot while you enjoy an evening out! Cheese pizza for dinner included.
More Info

June's Parent's Night Out has the Aurora Theatre option. You can catch A Year of Magical Thinking at the Aurora while your kids play at Habitot and save money on the whole package. 

Rainbow Arts Week
June 22-28 (except Sunday) 
Regular Hours

June 22: FREE Admission Day Kicks-off a Week of Rainbow Arts!
FREE ADMISSION DAY - Sponsored by Mechanics Bank

During this Pride Month, Habitot will host a week-long celebration, featuring rainbow arts to celebrate and honor our LGBTQ families. In the Art Studio, we'll be making Rainbow Spin Art, Rainbow Suncatchers, Unicorn Poop (Rainbow Slime), and more! Our Purple Parenting Cart will offer handouts on a wide range of topics for LGBTQ parents and their allies.
 
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