The Children’s Creativity Museum offers a range of workshops designed to spark the imagination, introduce innovative tools and methods, and encourage visitors to take creative risks and try new things.
DIY STUDIO WORKSHOPS
Our DIY workshops, held in our Imagination Lab, inspire children ages 3-12 to imagine, create, and share using a variety of materials and recycled objects. Workshops are drop-in and free with paid general admission.
Mother’s Day: Paper Flower Making
Sunday, May 12 | 10:00am to 4:00pm
Stop by the DIY Studio this month to create a bouquet of paper flowers for Mom!
DIY STUDIO ARTIST OF THE MONTH: Whitney Sharpe
Saturdays, May 11 & 25 | 1:00 to 4:00pm
Join artist Whitney Sharpe and learn how to weave using different types of looms. Explore how separate things can come together to form an object for utilitarian and aesthetic purposes.
Wednesdays through Fridays | 10:00am to 12:00pm
Discover treasures by rubbing crayons over mystery objects hidden below the surface of our DIY Studio tables. Create a personal art piece or add to our collaborative sketch.
CITY X PROJECT: Design Thinking & Storytelling
Saturday, May 4 | 12:00pm to 2:30pm
Learn how real-world designers use creativity to solve problems. Kids ages 8-12 are invited to participate in this innovative program, providing them with the tools to co-create a shared vision of the future. Space is limited, RSVP here.
INNOVATION LAB WORKSHOPS
Ever wonder how games, toys, and apps are designed? Meet some of the Bay Area’s most innovative entrepreneurs, start-up founders, and technologists, and help design the games, toys, and media tools of the future! [more]
Saturday, May 11 | 12:00 to 4:00pm
Aha!, Zump and the rest of the Creativity Critters at CCM want to make new friends! Come design and make your own plush critter to take home. Drop-in (Ages 3-12).
Saturday, May 18 | 12:00 to 2:00pm
Meet the creators of Timbuktu, an iPad magazine for children ages 6-10, with stories, games and activities based on the Reggio Emilia approach. Drop in.
Every Saturday in May | 2:00 to 4:00pm
Enjoy fun, hands-on experiments while learning science concepts. This month, learn how meteors burn out and why the ocean has high and low tides. Drop in. [more]
Check out our events calendar here for more workshops and upcoming events.