Specifically for: Preschoolers (4-5 years), School Ages (5-8 years)
Need a parent’s night out? Drop the kids off at Pretend City for a night of space exploration! Your little rocketeers will enjoy a healthy dinner before blasting off to explore the “galaxy” of Pretend City. And for a truly out-of-world experience, we’ll be watching a special viewing of PBS’s The Electric Company. By the time you come to get them, they’ll be shouting “Houston, we’re ready for take-off!”
RSVP: Reservations required by Wednesday, July 4, 2012 to secure your space.
On-site registration will not be permitted. Event is subject to cancellation should the minimum amount of attendees not be met. Maximum: 35 children; Minimum: 20 children Adult/Child Ratio: 1:5
Fee: $35 per child, $30 per child for two or more children from the same family, $25 per child for members
Monday, July 16: Baby Steps through Pretend City (2:00-3:30p.m.)
Since all children start out with baby steps, Pretend City is offering an exclusive infant and young toddler only program every 3rd Monday of the month! Join other parents who have children the same age and are working to achieve the same developmental milestones with no older children to get in the way! Our Play Partner and trained staff will help you learn what is developmentally appropriate for your little one and will even bring you up to speed on summer safety tips for babies. Don’t forget to pick up a free Ages & Stages Questionnaire!* to ensure your little one is developing on track! They're FREE, fast and easy! Enjoying the summer is a great time to let your infant explore the outdoors. Watch your baby’s reaction to the touch of grass and see just how stimulating the outdoors can be! RSVP: http://pretendcity.org/events max 60
Fee: $10 per adult, infants and Pretend City Members are FREE!
Specifically for: Infant (0-18 months),For the comfort of our infant guests, no older siblings please.
Friday, July 27: Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony! (10:00a.m.-3:00p.m.)
Calling all aspiring Olympians to join us for the torch lighting parade during Pretend City’s Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony! This exciting event only happens every four years so you won’t want to miss out! Take this opportunity to give your little one a better understanding of the history and significance of the Olympics. Join in the celebration with these fun-filled events:
- Make an Olympic Medal or Olympic Flag in the Art Studio
- Show your Pride and hold your flag high for our Pretend City Olympic Parade and Opening
- Ceremony at 12:30p.m.
- “Pass the Torch” we will have an Olympic torch being held and passed to each other throughout the
city to signify the games are about to begin! The ceremony will end with the final “lighting” of the torch in Orange Plaza!
- See where the actual 2012 Summer Olympic torch has traveled on its way to London during Olympics Trivia around the World!
- Dance to songs of unity in Orange Plaza
RSVP: Not required
Fee: Included with museum admission