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Museum Munchkins

Every Wednesday  |  9:30 – 10am  |  Watch on Facebook

Get your preschooler excited about science and the world around them. Each week you’ll explore a new theme with stories, songs, and activities using pieces from our collection.

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Munchkins Schedule

FEBRUARY:  February 3 – Groundhogs;  February 10 – Humpback Whales;  February 17 – Pangolins;  February 24 – Whooping Cranes

MARCH:  March 3 – Pigs;  March 10 – Butterflies;  March 17 – Giant Pandas;  March 24 – Chickens;  March 31 – Manatees

APRIL:  April 7 – Rats;  April 14 – Dolphins;  April 21 – Earth Day;  April 28 – Frogs

MAY:  May 5 – Rhinoceros;  May 12 – Migratory Birds;  May 19 – Sea Turtles;  May 26 – Snails

JUNE:  June 2 – Quokkas;  June 9 – Cows;  June 16 – Pike;  June 23 – Alligators;  June 30 – Honey Bees

PAST MUNCHKINS VIDEOS:   Watch any time on our YouTube channel


Virtual Family Nights

Take a lively museum tour and learn trivia facts without leaving your home!  These fun programs are free for members.  Not a member yet?  Join today!

All members and non-members must register by the day before the event, then a Zoom link will be emailed the day of the event.

Curiosity Night

Monday, January 25  |  6 – 7 pm  |  $5 per Family (Free for FOM members)  |
Register Here by January 24

For centuries people have been curious and collecting items from the natural world then building museums to share that curiosity. Join us as we venture through the Kenosha Public Museum’s exhibit From Curiosity to Science, exploring the beginnings of museums and discovering environments and animals from around the world. With tons of animal trivia throughout the night, you are sure to walk away learning something new and amazing.


Dinosaur Night

Monday, February 15  |  6 – 7 pm  |  $5 per Family (Free for FOM Members)  |
Register Here by February 14

Join us for a fun night featuring a tour of the “terrible lizards” at the Dinosaur Discovery Museum, a look at the research lab, and test your dinosaur knowledge with fun dinosaur trivia throughout the night.


Wisconsin History Night

Monday, March 15  |  6 – 7 pm  |  $5 per Family (Free for FOM Members)  |
Register Here by March 14

Join us as we travel through time in the Kenosha Public Museum’s exhibit The Wisconsin Story. See how our home has changed as we explore fossils from nearly 420 million years ago, the 10,000 year old Schaefer Mammoth, the Four Seasons Village from the 1800s, fur trading, archaeology and so much more.




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