Enjoy free admission to Betty Brinn Children's Museum this Thursday, November 19th from 5:00-8:00 p.m. for US Bank and Fox 6 Neighborhood Night.
Special for this month is a Storytelling with Milwaukee Public Television event. Watch your child discover their inner author and illustrator, learn the basics of storytelling with hands-on activities, and continue the fun with a craft to take home.
You can also check out their most recent exhibit, TINKERTOY®: Build Your Imagination™, running through December 13. Design, build and explore activities that promote science, technology, engineering and math. Explore giant Tinkertoy pieces and nine activity stations to learn more about renewable energy and clean water technology, experiment with design and engineering, and develop their own ideas and inventions.
Children can construct and test a wind-powered Tinkertoy model, experiment with filtration, collaborate on a design using linked computers, and create a Tinkertoy structure using nature as inspiration. An assortment of Tinkertoy pieces offer kids open-ended play and building opportunities.
The exhibit’s Tinkertank features profiles of great American inventors along with engaging video clips and reading materials. You can also stop by the Be A Maker space to find tools, materials and techniques to experiement and create.