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Toddler Time: Ready, Set, Recycle!
10:30 and 11 a.m.
Treat your toddler to dancing, singing, creating and learning through guided activities. April’s Toddler Time focuses on recycling in honor of Earth Day. Toddlers practice their recycling skills through a movement game. Included with admission and with membership

Asian Pacific Heritage Celebration
2 to 4 p.m.
Celebrate Asian Pacific cultures through performances, games and hands-on activities. String together a paper lei (Polynesian), try math challenges using an abacus (Chinese and Japanese), make a norigae good luck charm (Korean), or draw anime (Japanese). Explore Asian geography through the National Geographic Pacific Ocean Giant Map. Learn about Japanese and American history through World War II letters, photographs and other artifacts. Admission is free all day thanks to Wells Fargo.

Toddler Time: Flowers
10:30 and 11 a.m.
Treat your toddler to dancing, singing, creating and learning through guided activities. May’s Toddler Time focuses on flowers and welcoming the summer. Toddlers learn about Alaska flowers and make paper flower crowns. Included with admission and with membership

Explorer Camps
Mondays-Fridays June 2-July 25
6/2/2014 - 7/25/2014
Keep your kids engaged and active this summer at the museum’s award-winning camps. Robotics. Stop motion animation. LEGO® toys. Whatever your child’s latest interest, there’s a museum camp to match. The museum's weeklong, full-day camps are accredited by the American Camp Association and promise seven weeks of discovery and fun. Camps are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, June 2 through July 25. Camps are for ages 6 to 15. Click here to register and for complete schedule.

Art on the Green: Art Chalk
1 to 3 p.m.
Street chalk art can be breathtaking, realistic and captivating. Grab some sticks and make your mark in front of the museum in this large-scale outdoor art project led by local artists and educators. Free