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preschool programs:

Every week (schedule changes in summer and holiday weeks--see calendar for excluded dates), 1-5 year olds and their adults are invited to join us for these special programs, each FREE with paid admission or membership. Registration is not required for these programs but classes may fill due to room capacity and limited supplies. Please plan to arrive a few minutes early. Parental involvement is expected.

  • STRETCH & SHINE YOGA, 2nd Wednesday of each month at  10:30 am. Join instructors from The Yoga Place for a playful yoga session that will nurture the inner spirit of each child and promote a love of movement and health. (Mats/Towels not required but are welcome)

  • LITTLE LEARNERS, Thursdays at 10:30 am: Join in the fun with themed craft projects, stories & a snack. 

  • WEE MOVE, Fridays at 10:30 am: Giggle, sing & dance with instructors from Amanda's Academy of Dance

fun forecast: Included with museum admission/membership unless noted otherwise. 

When pre-registration is required, do so online here or call 608-784-2652 with your VISA, MasterCard or Discover payment.  

Saturdays, November 17 and December 1, 15 & 29: Meet Mickey and dog Mishka, 10 to 11 am

Wednesdays, November 14 & December 12: Stretch & Shine Yoga, 10:30-11 am. Led by The Yoga Place. For ages 1-5 with adult. Bring your own mat or towel (not required.)

Thursday, November 22: MUSEUM CLOSED. Happy Thanksgiving!

Nov. 25: Museum Store Sunday, 12 to 5 pm.  See the remodeled FUN Shop, save 25% on featured items, register for door prizes and learn how the shop connects with the Museum’s mission.

Tuesday, November 27: Giving Tuesday.  You can support the power of play with a tax-deductible gift to the Children’s Museum. FunMuseum.org/donate

Saturday, December 1: Viterbo Service Saturday, 10 am to Noon. Viterbo Students will add extra fun to your visit.

Saturday, December 8: Milk & Cookies with Santa & Mrs. Claus from 8:30 to 10 am.  Join Santa & Mrs. Claus and their Elf for stories and fun plus milk and cookies. Don't forget your camera!   Pre-payment required. $5/Member Child, $12/Non-Member Child, $1/Adult. 

December 24 & 25: MUSEUM CLOSED. Merry Christmas!

Saturday, December 8: Superhero Saturday, noon to 4 pm. Special activities led by UW-L’s Sigma Tao  Gamma fraternity. Superhero attire welcome.


Saturday, December 29: COUNTDOWN TO NOON - HAPPY NOON YEAR!  10 am to Noon. Welcome the New Year a little early with noise makers, party hats and a bubble wrap stomp countdown to Noon.

December 31 & January 1: MUSEUM CLOSED. Happy New Year!

Saturday, January 19: Opening of “XOXO: Love & Forgiveness” traveling exhibit.