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Children Discovery Museum and Heartland Head Start help distribute fun learning kits

NORMAL, Ill. (WMBD) – The Children Discovery Museum has donated 275 fun learning kits to support families benefiting from Heartland Head Start services. The donation was made possible by reallocated money from a grant from the PNC Foundation that is…

Discovery Museum offers new activity bags for small donations | Art

The following article was published on May 6, 2020 in the Santa Maria Sun – Volume 21, Number 10 [ Submit a Story ] The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [santamariasun.com] – Volume 21, number 10 Discovery…

The Museum of the Discovery of the Children of the Desert offers a video program

The Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert has launched free online programming that includes story time, workshops and other in-home activities during the coronavirus pandemic. Like many nonprofits and businesses, CDMOD made the difficult decision to close its doors for…

Children’s Discovery Museum in San Jose closes after coronavirus alert

Families head to the Children’s Discovery Museum in San Jose in 2013. The museum has closed for disinfection after learning about an employee’s possible exposure to the coronavirus. Photo: James Tensuan / The Chronicle 2013 The Children’s Discovery Museum in…

An artistic dinosaur looms large at the Children’s Discovery Museum

One of the best things about Playa to the Paseo, San Jose’s artistic partnership with the Burning Man Project, is that it has produced a surprising bounty of artistic Easter eggs. There have been great installations like the opener, “Sonic…

ISU Enlightens Young Minds at the Children’s Discovery Museum – News

For more than 25 years, the Children’s Discovery Museum at Uptown Normal has been a leader in showing children and their parents that learning and having fun go hand in hand in a way that is both natural and productive….

Betty Barker, co-founder of the Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert dies

Betty Macpherson Barker, co-founder of the Children’s Discovery Museum and co-chair of the fundraising campaign for the Palm Desert Campus at California State University at San Bernardino, died Nov. 16 in Lake Forest. She was 99 years old. Barker was…

Children’s Discovery Museum celebrates 25th anniversary with two-part party

Most of the founding team who created the Children’s Discovery Museum 25 years ago will be honored in a two-part anniversary celebration this week at Normal. The museum, which opened in 1994 in the former College Hills Mall, is now…

Top 10 things to know: Children’s Discovery Museum at Bloomington-Normal

The top 10 things you should know before visiting the Bloomington-Normal Children’s Discovery Museum. Discover Bloomington-Normal’s Children’s Discovery Museum, an action-packed children’s museum located a short drive from Champaign-Urbana. What: Children’s Discovery Museum in downtown Normal, IL Or: Normal downtown:…

How does the air work? Larger Discovery Museum uncovers the wonder of science

The role of the museum is to show children that science is part of the world around them and to encourage them to learn more about it, said Neil Gordon, chief executive of the organization. “We don’t want to say…