• October Activities in the Family Art Studio
    The Triangle:  More than just a Slice of Pizza The triangle is one of the first shapes we teach our children to identify.  It is a shape that makes bridges strong and it is the shape of the 1898 Building roof. Drop by the Family Art Studio to create your own works of art with construction paper and cardboard triangles.  Take the Triangle Challenge scavenger hunt to help you find triangles throughout the museum.  More »
  • Haunted Paper Houses
    October 13 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Join us in the Family Art Studio on Friday the 13th to make Haunted Paper Houses. Create your own spook-tacular haunted house using paper, glue, and markers. Will it be filled with ghosts, spiders, bats, or other creepy crawlies? Spooky fun for all ages!  More »
  • Fall Break on the Explorers’ Landing
    October 11 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. and 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Drop by the science lab table for an up-close look at a paper wasp’s nest, minus the wasps!
  • Fall Break Model Trains
    October 10 & 12 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Our volunteer train crew has installed some spooky and some funny Halloween components for your enjoyment.  Push a button and see a special wish from Snoopy, whose creator we will celebrate in December.
  • Andrew Jackson & the War of 1812
    Presentation by Dr. Tom Kanon, author October 15 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Free Admission Dr. Kanon is an archivist at the Tennessee State Library and Archives in Nashville. He holds a doctoral degree in public history from Middle Tennessee State University. Dr. Kanon will also do a book signing. His book will be available for purchase that afternoon.  More »
  • 3D Witches
    October 28 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. Join us for A Little Witch Craft in the Family Art Studio and make a 3D paper witch face!  More »

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