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Celebrate Diwali: A Cultural Exploration
October 14, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 4:30 pm
Kahaaniya for Kids Puppet Show 11:00 AM & 1:00 PM
Join Kahaaniya for Kids’ Diwali puppet show incorporating narrative dance and told from the perspective of the unsung hero. This is a story about perseverance, loyalty, courage and bravery.
Special Music & Movement – 2:00 PM
Join Kahaaniya for Kids in a traditional Indian dance performance and interactive game.
Special Storytime – 12 PM & 3:00 PM
Join Kahaaniya for Kids for a unique interpretation of the story of Diwali based on Amma, Tell Me About Diwali by Bhakti Mathur.
Super Spectacular Science Show – 4:00 PM
Every afternoon, Professor Lab coat shares a fascinating science demonstration with the whole museum! Lots of fun, spooky science in October! Questions are encouraged at the end of the show.
Science Bar – open 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM
Science is everywhere, but it’s especially on the mezzanine at the Children’s Museum of Atlanta! Step Up to Science is our new STEM exhibit area, and it features interactive exhibits that will teach children about light, robotics, and the way their bodies work! Kids and adults can also saddle up to the Science Bar. Staffed by a STEM educator with a whole menu full of fun activities and a whole head full of knowledge, the Science Bar is where questions turn into answers!
Art Studio – open 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Guests in the art studio will make their own compact disc candle holder to represent Diwali the festival of light.
Build It Lab – open 11:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Children will enjoy this supervised space where they have access to real tools and materials needed to spark creativity, nurture curious minds, and ignite the next wave of innovators. Woodworking and other popular maker skills encourage visitors to be curious, creative and innovative.
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