Events

Visit our Summer Camps page for camp details.

JUNE

STEAM Expo Day & Children's Business Fair

Let's explore the world around us with STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math). This all-ages event will have hands-on activities and experiments. Simply put, this is FREE FAMILY FUN.

Our Children's Business Fair will also be set up at this event to showcase all of our Mini Maker Entrepreneurs and their talents. Make sure to check them out!


Date: Saturday, June 25, 2022

Time: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Ages : ALL (All children must have adult supervision.)

Cost: FREE


No need to register for this event... just come and go!

SEPTEMBER

Mini Makers Entrepreneurs

This free workshop is designed to encourage and teach business skills for future entrepreneurs. Our goal is to enable children to create and launch their own business. They will have the opportunity to showcase their skills twice a year at our Children's Business Fairs. Dates for the Children's Business Fairs include the one that already happened on Saturday, June 25, 2022 and our upcoming fair on Saturday, November 5, 2022.

This is the final of three Mini Maker events to allow kids to learn how to set up and run their business. At this last event, kids will formulate their business and hear from local entrepreneurs.

Date: Saturday, September 24, 2022

Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.

Ages: ALL

Cost: FREE


To register contact on Facebook messenger, email cassie@cmdzparsons.com, or call the museum at 620-778-2657.


Deadline to register: September 17, 2022

OCTOBER

Robotics Coding

Three-week intense course of fundamental programming concepts based on your grade level. Kids 1st-5th grade.


Date: Monday, October 3, 2022

Monday, October 10, 2022

Monday, October 17, 2022


Time: 4:30-6:00 p.m.

Ages: 1st-5th grade

Cost: $15 for each participant

$12 for each CMDZ Family Member participant


Deadline to register: September 26, 2022

NOVEMBER

Touch A Truck & Children's Business Fair

This is a family fun event to allow kids to touch, climb-in, and see inside their favorite trucks. From emergency vehicles to construction and farm equipment, we have it all! Noise free hour (no loud horns) from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Our Children's Business Fair will also be set up at this event to showcase all of our Mini Maker Entrepreneurs and their talents. Make sure to check them out!


Date: Saturday, November 5, 2022

Time: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Location: Marvel Park

Ages : ALL (All children must have adult supervision.)

Cost: FREE


No need to register for this event... just come and go!

DECEMBER

Annual Grinch Day

Join us as we read the Dr. Seuss Classic "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!" We will also make a Grinch ornament and craft, create Grinch slime and dust, meet and greet the Grinch himself and more! Be sure to register early, as this annual event fills up quickly.


Date: Saturday, December 3, 2022

Time: 10:00-11:30 a.m.- session 1

OR

1:00-2:30 p.m.- session 2

Ages: ALL

Cost: $18 for each participant

$15 for each CMDZ Family Member participant


Deadline to register: November 26, 2022