Miami Children’s Museum is temporarily closed to the public as a precaution against COVID-19.

Events Calendar

February 2021

Special Events

Black History Month

All Month Long

Join the Museum virtually to celebrate Black History Month. Learn about the achievements of Black Americans and the central role they play in U.S. history. We’ll be focusing on a variety of amazing people from present-day and throughout history. Create art inspired from the Harlem Renaissance, try space science like Aprille Ericsson-Jackson, get hands on with a sensory activity inspired by George Washington Carver, check out videos featuring black authors, a cooking demonstration from our friends at People’s Barbecue, beautiful musical performances from friends in the community, and more! Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) to participate.

The month-long celebration is sponsored by PNC Bank.

Sensory Friendly Saturday

Saturday, February 13

On the second Saturday of every month, Miami Children’s Museum offers a sensory friendly experience for children with disabilities and their families. Love is in the air this month and our Valentine’s Sensory Saturday will be packed with love inspired crafts and sensations! Join our virtual celebration on Saturday, February 13. Even at home, our goal is to provide your child with the opportunity to engage in social interactions and improve their processing and regulation of sensory input to optimize their understanding of and participation in natural environments. Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) for a day filled with sensory activities!

Valentine’s Day

Sunday, February 14

Celebrate Valentine’s day with some activities and videos you’ll just love! Try an artistic way to create your own unique Valentine’s cards, and enjoy a lovely story told by our Theatre Troupe! Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) to participate.

Weekly Programs

Virtual Art Studio

Everyday

Join our Studio Artists to create hands-on art projects using our step-by-step guides and how-to videos! These art projects are fun for all ages. Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube) to participate!

Virtual Theatre Troupe

Everyday

Join our wacky Theatre Troupe for interactive story times, dance parties, exercise classes, cooking classes, language lessons, sing alongs and more! Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube) to participate!

Members Mini Monday Story Play

Every Monday | 11:00AM

What’s better than reading books? Singing, chanting and dancing to them! Members can enjoy Mini Monday programming from home with our Theatre Troupe as they read and sing along to classic children’s books like, “I Like Myself”, “Listen to the Rain”, “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” and more. Our virtual Members Mini Monday Story Play is available every Monday at 11AM and is geared towards children ages 0-5 years old. Members can check their emails for a registration link and join us live on Zoom! Click here for more information.

 Mini Mondays are sponsored in part by Florida Dairy Farmers.

Member Masterpieces

February 12 (5+ years) | February 26 (0–4 years) | 4:30PM

Members can create fun and engaging art projects with our Studio Artists during interactive Zoom workshops. Our virtual Member Masterpieces art workshops are available every other week on Fridays at 4:30PM and each class is geared towards a specific age group so that all children can express their creativity. Members can check their emails for a registration link and join us live on Zoom! Click here for more information.

Just a Minute Performance

Wednesday, February 24 | 4:30PM

Join our Theatre Troupe virtually for a live performance of one of our favorite children’s books, Just a Minute, by Yuyi Morales. This performance also comes with an accompanying activity! Members can check their emails for a registration link and join us live on Zoom.

Become a Member today to participate!

Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Check back for weekly activities upon reopening!

MCM in the Community

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March 2021

Special Events

Women’s History Month: Pioneers of Progress

All Month Long

Join the Museum virtually to celebrate Women’s History Month. We’ll be focusing on a variety of amazing girls and women who have made history by being first… first to be a pilot, first to win a Nobel Peace Prize, and first to become Vice President of the United States, and more! Create art inspired by out-of-the-box women artists and try STEM activities from sensory science to a coding game, all inspired by the contributions of women. Check out video storytellings about some of our favorite activists, musicians, and performers, and enjoy a cooking demonstration of a recipe from the first woman inducted into the Culinary Institute of America’s Hall of Fame, Julia Child.

On Monday, March 8, join us for International Women’s Day as we highlight the suffragettes who paved the way for girls and women today and fought for equal opportunities! Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) to participate.

Dr. Seuss’ 117th Birthday Celebration

March 2 – 6

Join us virtually for some of our favorite Dr. Seuss activities to celebrate the birth of the beloved author. Try some Seussical science, create crafts, and even learn how to make Green Eggs & Ham! Then, join our Theatre Troupe and other celebrity readers for their storytellings of classic Dr. Seuss stories.

Dr. Seuss’ 117th Drive-Thru Birthday Bash

Saturday, March 6 | 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Drive by the Museum to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ 117th Birthday! Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, we’ll be handing out sweet treats, a special activity, and other fun trinkets! Wave hello to some of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters from the comfort of your car. Items are available to the first 500 people and are on a first come, first served basis.

The celebration and drive-thru are sponsored by The Children’s Trust, Florida Dairy Farmers, PNC Bank, and Molina Healthcare

Sensory Friendly Saturday

Saturday, March 13

On the second Saturday of every month, Miami Children’s Museum offers a sensory friendly experience for children with disabilities and their families. March is Women’s History Month and we’re taking to the skies to celebrate the first women in flight and our own vestibular senses! Join our virtual Sensory Friendly Saturday on March 13. Our goal is to provide your child with the opportunity to engage in social interactions and improve their processing and regulation of sensory input to optimize their understanding of and participation in natural environments. Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) for a day filled with sensory activities!

Musical Passover Seder with PJ Library

Sunday, March 21 | 4:00PM

We are thrilled to announce that we will be offering the JKids Radio Musical Passover Seder with an unbelievable line up of top artists in Jewish kids music including Nefesh Mountain, Rabbi Josh Warshawsky, Eliana Light, Shira Kline, Ellen Allard, Rick Recht, Joanie Leeds, and Elana Jagoda! This highly interactive musical experience will utilize the PJ Library digital Hagadah and a DIY downloadable home activity kit that families can use to enhance their seder experience. Space is limited. Register here.

Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (YouTube, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) for other creative ways to celebrate including making and decorating your own matzah covers.

Weekly Programs

Virtual Art Studio

Everyday

Join our Studio Artists to create hands-on art projects using our step-by-step guides and how-to videos! These art projects are fun for all ages. Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube) to participate!

Virtual Theatre Troupe

Everyday

Join our wacky Theatre Troupe for interactive story times, dance parties, exercise classes, cooking classes, language lessons, sing alongs and more! Visit Museum at Home or our social media channels (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube) to participate!

Members Mini Monday Story Play

Every Monday | 11:00AM

What’s better than reading books? Singing, chanting and dancing to them! Members can enjoy Mini Monday programming from home with our Theatre Troupe as they read and sing along to classic children’s books like, “I Like Myself”, “Listen to the Rain”, “Chicka Chicka Boom Boom” and more. Our virtual Members Mini Monday Story Play is available every Monday at 11AM and is geared towards children ages 0-5 years old. Members can check their emails for a registration link and join us live on Zoom! Click here for more information.

 Mini Mondays are sponsored in part by Florida Dairy Farmers.

Member Masterpieces

March 12 (5+ years) | March 26 (0–4 years) | 4:30PM

Members can create fun and engaging art projects with our Studio Artists during interactive Zoom workshops. Our virtual Member Masterpieces art workshops are available every other week on Fridays at 4:30PM and each class is geared towards a specific age group so that all children can express their creativity. Members can check their emails for a registration link and join us live on Zoom! Click here for more information.

The Battle of Things

Wednesday, March 24 | 4:30PM

Join our Theater Troupe virtually for a live performance of one of our favorite original productions, The Battle of Things, inspired by the characters of Dr. Seuss. This performance comes with an accompanying activity! Members can check their emails for a registration link and join us live on Zoom.

Become a Member today to participate!

Activities - Tuesday thru Sunday

Check back for weekly activities upon reopening!

MCM in the Community

Check back for more information upon reopening!