Programs

Ongoing Programs

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prekexplorers

October 15 | 10:30 – 11:30am

Free with Admission | 2-5 yo
Join us the 3rd Monday of each month for our Preschool Explorers program! We’ll have a theme each month, and each month includes story time and self-guided scavenger hunts, science experiments and a craft to take home! This is a stay and play event, not a drop-off event. October’s theme is pumpkins!

musicmonday

November 5 | 10:30 – 11:30am

Join us this month for Music Monday with Rachel Waterman Studios!
On Monday mornings monthly throughout the school year, CMB teams up with Kate “Music Kate” Bryan, Rachel Waterman and Chet Leach for a series of fun, family-oriented music-making experiences. Music Kate will be here for a lovely time!

FreeFriday

Next FFN: October 12th

The Second Friday of every month!
Friday nights at the Children’s museum are fun for the whole family! Play and learn together as you explore our exhibits. We’ll be serving pizza for $1 a slice, thanks to the generous sponsorship of Tarantino’s Pizzeria.

Family Science Days

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bugs

Mon, Oct 8 | 10am – 12pm

All Ages | Free with Admission
Our favorite insect intellectuals from the MSU Entomology Department will be here with their live bug collections.

smellyscience

Tues, Oct 9 |10am – 12pm

All Ages | Free with Admission
We’re experimenting with the aromas of the season: pumpkin spice, cinnamon, apple, and more. Bring your nose for some smelly fun!

itsnotmagic

Thur, Oct 18 | 10am – 12pm

All Ages | Free with Admission
You won’t believe your eyes! Witness some of the most extreme science experiments and learn what makes the science seem like magic.

scraprobots

Fri, Oct 19 | 10am – 12pm

All Ages | Free with Admission
Tools and materials galore in the Maker Place for building your next robot creation.

spookyscience

Wed, Oct 31 | 10am – 12pm

All Ages | Free with Admission
Join us for Halloween science & crafts and wear your costume for a special spooky treat!

In the STEAMlab

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Monday Open Lab

Drop Off: For Grades 6 – 12
3 – 5 pm thru the school year
$7 or free with membership

Additional daytime hours weekly;
View the full schedule here!

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Tuesday Open Lab

Drop Off: For Grades 6 – 12
4 – 7 pm thru the school year
$7 or free with membership

Additional daytime hours weekly;
View the full schedule here!

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Friday Open Lab

Drop Off: For Grades 6 – 12
10am – 12pm thru the school year
$7 or free with membership

Additional daytime hours weekly;
View the full schedule here!

School Field Trips

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Grades PreK – 2

Museum field trips are offered to area schools and other organizations year-round! We are able to host up to 32 children at a time at a group rate of $5. In groups of 20 or more, accompanying adults are free of charge; one adult, please, for every 5 children to ensure adequate supervision as your group explores our museum. Call us to learn more and sign up! (406)522-9087, or outreach@cmbozeman.org

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Grades 3 – 6

STEAMlab Field Trips explore NGSS standard-aligned curriculum, and are offered to area classrooms throughout the school year. Students will split into groups to cycle through a variety of STEAM-focused, hands-on activities. Contact Director of Education, Natalia Kolnik, to learn more and sign up! (406)522-9087, or education@cmbozeman.org