Junior Gardeners (in-person)
Buzz on over to Kidzu’s Learning Garden on Thursday mornings! We will get our hands dirty as we play, explore and care for our garden and discover the plants and critters that live there. Children, caregivers and community members are invited to come help us maintain our beautiful new outdoor space during this program. All ages welcome.
Every Thursday morning, 9:30AM – 10:30AM! Click here to register.
FREE for all.
Parents’ Night Out (in-person)
Parents, you deserve a night out! Leave the childcare to us! Kids will enjoy a fun – filled night, including exhibit play & exploration, a staff led activity, and dinner from Alfredo’s Pizza Villa. This is a drop-off event is currently for children ages 3 – 9 (must be potty independent) from 6:00 – 9:00pm on select Fridays and Saturdays each month.
For more information and dates, click here.
Rollick & Read: Thursdays, 4PM starting September 16th
To “rollick” is to MOVE with joy! So, move it each Thursday to the Forest Theater for stories that will really get you jumping, stretching or dancing! This movement-based storytime will incorporate reading and movement. Themes and stories will change weekly. Perfect for PreK – 2nd grade.
Stories & Songs: Tuesdays & Fridays, 11AM starting September 7th
Join us in the Forest Theater to read, sing and play! Stories & Songs is a fun early literacy experience, perfect for for toddlers and preschoolers. Will spotlight different books and themes.
Both are included with admission! Register for general admission at our Plan Your Visit Page.
Center Theater Company’s Fall Season (in-person)
Shakespeare said, “All the world’s a stage,” and now that includes Kidzu! We are thrilled to announce that Kidzu will host Center Theater Company’s Fall 2021 Season! Space is limited, so sign up now to be a part of Center Theater’s productions of Dracula, Peter Pan, and Disney’s Descendants, The Musical! It all starts in late August at Kidzu.
Jammin’ Baby Music Classes (in-person)
Mixed ages music and movement classes begin September 14th! Classes meet weekly at Kidzu on Tuesday mornings for children ages 0 to 5 years.
Renewable Energy Workshop Series (in-person)
Join us and UNC Girls Engineering Change for a free, 8-week afterschool series all about renewable energy! Participants will learn the science behind renewable energy and how renewable energy can impact our society and environment. Graciously funded by Duke Energy Foundation.
Wednesdays, 4:00-6:00PM. September 29th – November 17th. At Kidzu Children’s Museum. Eligibility: This series is intended for middle school girls (grades 6-8).
Virtual Supported Playgroups
Join Kidzu for Kaleidoscope Play and Learn Play Groups! Kidzu’s supported playgroups will be held via Zoom on Wednesdays 9AM – 10AM for 8 weeks, from August 18 – October 6 for Orange County caregivers and children ages birth – 3 years old. These FREE, VIRTUAL playgroups will provide Orange County infants, toddlers, and their caregivers the chance to network and learn from each other and early childhood experts.
Kidzu @ Home: the Virtual Museum
Bring all the Kidzu fun into your home with Kidzu @ Home! From Messy Morning to Kids in your Kitchen, there’s something for every family!