Programs for Children

Indoors and out, the Montshire offers engaging programs for children, youth, and families.

Want to try your hand at a Lab-Coat Investigation? Or, connect great children's literature and hands-on science activities? Looking for a program for your preschooler? Montshire's staff designs age-appropriate programs that encourage kids to actively discover concepts for themselves. Our family programs allow adults and children to learn together.

Young Scientist Program (Session 5 – afternoon program begins)

Young Scientist Program (Session 5 – afternoon program begins) A weekly program designed to ignite and foster young children’s curiosity about the physical and natural world. Late Spring session: April 26–May 17. Learn More

Books and Beyond: Science for Preschoolers

Books and Beyond: Science for Preschoolers Discover an exciting new tale and the real science behind the story. Learn More

Young Scientist Program (Session 3 – morning program begins)

Young Scientist Program (Session 3 – morning program begins) A weekly program designed to ignite and foster young children’s curiosity about the physical and natural world. Winter session: Wednesdays, January 4-February 15. Learn More

Young Scientist Program (Session 3 – afternoon program begins)

Young Scientist Program (Session 3 – afternoon program begins) A weekly program designed to ignite and foster young children’s curiosity about the physical and natural world. Winter session: Wednesdays, January 4–February 15. Learn More

Young Scientist Program (Session 4 – morning program begins)

Young Scientist Program (Session 4 – morning program begins) A weekly program designed to ignite and foster young children’s curiosity about the physical and natural world. Early Spring session: Wednesdays, March 1–April 12 Learn More

Young Scientist Program (Session 5 – morning program begins)

Young Scientist Program (Session 5 – morning program begins) A weekly program designed to ignite and foster young children’s curiosity about the physical and natural world. Late Spring session: Wednesdays, April 26 - May 17. Learn More

Afterschool Adventures Session 4 Begins

For kids who love "doing" science! Learn More

Spectacular Science February Camp

Spectacular Science February Camp Explore a different topic and new projects each day, play some fun games, and meet new friends. Learn More

Afterschool Adventures Session 5 Begins

For kids who love "doing" science! Learn More

Montshire Makers

Montshire Makers Come and spend a Friday evening exploring new skills and hanging out with friends! Learn More

Afterschool—Coding! begins

Learn to “talk” with a computer with this introduction to coding. Learn More

Natural Explorations for ages 6-8 begins

In this three-part series we’ll explore insects, plants, and various natural processes such as decomposition and energy cycles. Learn More

Natural Explorations for ages 9-12 begins

In this three-part series we’ll explore insects, plants, and various natural processes such as decomposition and energy cycles. Learn More

Homeschooler’s Day: Making Music

Spend a day Making Music! Learn More