Events Happening Monday Aug 21, 2017

8/21/2017
Family Play Monday
Enjoy family time without the crowds! Join us on Mondays in July and August, when camp groups are taking the day off from all of the fun and learning!
  • Percussion Garden10-12pm, 1-3pm
  • UMD Child Scientists10-4pm
  • Solar Eclipse Fun 10-12pm
  • Circle Time: 11:30am
  • Jingle Jangle Music Time:11:30, 12:15 pm
  • Studio Workshop: 10 - 4 pm




5/20/2017 - 9/04/2017
KLUTZ ® Amazingly Immature! Exhibit
Open through September 4!

Stop acting silly? Not in this exhibit! Learn about science through laughter, play, physical comedy, and fun in the new KLUTZ® Amazingly Immature exhibit, based on the KLUTZ® Encyclopedia of Immaturity Vol. 1 and 2!

Family fun and laughter combine with science and math in this can’t miss exhibit! Turn spoons into catapults, create photo illusions, engineer fast-moving paper airplanes, learn how to juggle, transform money into wearable rings, create amazing inventions and take part in over 18 fun activities that will teach you about aerodynamics, inertia, Newton’s Third Law of Motion, and more exciting scientific concepts through fun and silliness!

KLUTZ ® Amazingly Immature is produced by the Children’s Museum of Houston in partnership with KLUTZ®. Admission to KLUTZ® Amazingly Immature is included with general admission tickets to Port Discovery, which are $15.95 for adults and children 2 and up, and free for Museum members.


The KLUTZ ® Amazingly Immature! Exhibit is locally sponsored by:






All Events Happening On or After Monday Aug 21, 2017

8/22/2017
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



8/22/2017
Wonders Of Water Closed
Our Wonders of Water exhibit will be closed for maintenance on Tuesdays throughout the summer. Please enjoy our other exhibits during this time.



8/23/2017
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Percussion Garden: 10am - 12pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30 am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am & 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



8/24/2017
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



8/25/2017
Fantastic Fridays
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am

An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm, 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



8/26/2017
Sensational Saturdays
Take part in exciting day of fun, educational activities the whole family will love!
  • Magic Cart: 10am - 12pm
  • Circle Time: 11am & 12pm
  • Exploration Station: 1-3pm
  • Life on Yoga Mountain: 1pm
  • Music with Mr. Norman: 1, 1:30pm
  • Play Within a Play: Tiger Tales: 2pm




8/27/2017
Super Sunday
Join us for fun, educational activities that the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden: 12:30pm - 3pm & 4pm - 5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Circle Time: 1 & 2pm
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose:
1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Exploration Station: 2pm - 4pm
Become a scientist and conduct experiments at our interactive Exploration Station.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



8/28/2017
Family Play Monday
Enjoy family time without the crowds! Join us on Mondays in July and August, when camp groups are taking the day off from all of the fun and learning!
  • Percussion Garden10-12pm, 1-3pm
  • UMD Child Scientists10-4pm
  • Art a La Cart: 10-12pm
  • Circle Time: 11:30am
  • Jingle Jangle Music Time:11:30, 12:15 pm




8/29/2017
Wonders Of Water Closed
Our Wonders of Water exhibit will be closed for maintenance on Tuesdays throughout the summer. Please enjoy our other exhibits during this time.



8/29/2017
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



8/30/2017
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Percussion Garden: 10am - 12pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30 am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am & 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



8/31/2017
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30 am



9/01/2017
Fantastic Friday
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!
  • Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
  • Circle Time: 11:30am
  • Art a La Cart10:30-12:30 pm
  • Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am & 12:15 pm




9/02/2017
Healthy First Saturday
Start your month off the healthy way at Port Discovery!
  • Magic Carpet: 10 am - 12 pm
  • FIDOS for Freedom: 2pm - 3:30pm
  • Life on Yoga Mountain: 11:30 am
  • Exploration Station: 1-3 pm
  • Kindersinger - KinderFit!: 1pm & 1:30pm
  • FazaFam Family Jam: 1pm & 1:30pm




9/03/2017
Super Sunday
Join us for Super Sunday activities the whole family will love!
  • Circle Time:1pm
  • Mother Goose on the Loose:1:30 pm
  • Art a La Cart: 2-4pm
  • Kamishibai:3:30pm
  • Math-antics Circle Time:2 pm
  • Jingle Jangle Music Time:2:30, 3:15 & 4 pm




9/04/2017
Labor Day Celebration
Celebrate Labor Day at Port Discovery with patriotic and educational activities!
  • Percussion Garden: 10-12, 1-3 pm
  • Circle Time: 11:30am
  • Patriotic Creations: 10-12 pm
  • Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am & 12:15 pm
  • Red, White, and Blue Hoop Gliders: 1-3 pm




9/08/2017
Fantastic Friday
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Art a La Cart: 10:30 - 12:30pm
Create art projects you can take home!




9/09/2017
Littles' Day
Enjoy a special day of programs designed for children ages 5 and under!!
  • Exploration Station: 10-12 pm
  • Kindersinger: Kinderfit: 11,11:30 pm
  • Magical Mats: 1, 1:30 pm
  • Face Painting with Landre SFX: 12-2pm
  • Plays in the Park: 2pm – 3pm
  • Art a la Cart: 10am - 12pm, 1-3pm
  • Circle Time: 11, 12pm
  • Magic Carpet: 10-12pm




9/10/2017
Super Sunday
Join us for fun, educational activities the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden: 12:30pm - 3pm & 4pm - 5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Circle Time: 1pm
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose:
1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



9/15/2017
Target $2 Family Fun Night
Join us on the 3rd Friday of every month for Target $2 Family Fun Night. General admission is just $2 per person from 4 - 8pm.

  • MD SPCA with Katie Flory: 4pm - 6:30pm
  • Create & Read: 4pm - 8pm
  • Family Activity Table: 4:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Circle Time: 6pm
Tickets must be purchased at the door. No other discounts or coupons accepted.



9/15/2017
Fantastic Friday
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Art a La Cart: 10:30 - 12:30pm
Create art projects you can take home!




9/17/2017
Super Sunday
Join us for fun, educational activities the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden: 12:30pm - 3pm & 4pm - 5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Circle Time: 1pm
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose:
1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Art a la Cart: 2pm - 4pm
Stop in and enjoy quick and portable art activities designed to encourage children to create artworks and explore different media on the go!

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



9/22/2017
Fantastic Friday
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Art a La Cart: 10:30 - 12:30pm
Create art projects you can take home!




9/23/2017
Sensational Saturday
Take part in exciting day of fun, educational activities the whole family will love!
  • Magic Cart: 10am - 12pm
  • Circle Time: 11am & 12pm
  • Exploration Station: 10am-12pm
  • Life on Yoga Mountain: 1pm
  • Music with Mr. Norman: 1, 1:30pm
  • Plays in the Park: 2pm
  • Art a La Cart: 10-12,1-3pm




9/24/2017
Super Sundays
Join us for fun, educational activities the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden: 12:30pm - 3pm & 4pm - 5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Circle Time: 1pm
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose:
1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



9/29/2017
Fantastic Friday
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Art a La Cart: 10:30 - 12:30pm
Create art projects you can take home!






Wonders of Water