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Special Events | Please Touch Playhouse Performances | Character Appearances

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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 1 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 2 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Play Without Boundaries 9:00 am
Play Without Boundaries
Dec 3 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Play Without Boundaries
Play Without Boundaries Please join us for Play Without Boundaries, a program and early opening for kids with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum. PWB early openings provide an opportunity for families to enjoy the museum before it is open to the public[...]
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 11:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 3 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints  Sundays 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 4 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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First Wednesday 4:00 pm
First Wednesday
Dec 6 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
First Wednesday
First Wednesday On the first Wednesday of every month, Please Touch Museum is open until 7 pm for two extra hours of play, and offers $2 per person admission from 4:00 on. Enjoy your visit! Drop-In & Draw: Shadow Drawings 4:30-5:30 PM Outside Centennial, Ground Floor Preschoolers[...]
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Free Educators’ Open House 10:00 am
Free Educators’ Open House
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Free Educators’ Open House Please join us at Please Touch Museum for an event with educators and administrators for refreshments, exhibition tours, and information about school programs and resources. To participate in this FREE special event or to learn about opportunities for educators and students at the[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Pop Up Holiday Programming: Share the Joy Christmas Party
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Share the Joy Christmas Party
Dec 9 all-day
  Pop Up Holiday Programming: Share the Joy Christmas Party  This festive season comes but once a year and we need your help to get ready! Explore the Christmas holiday by creating decorations, singing songs with Yosi & The Superdads, and sharing the joy of the season[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 9 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Member Holiday Party 9:00 am
Member Holiday Party
Dec 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Member Holiday Party
Details Coming Soon…
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 11:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints  Sundays 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 10 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 11 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 12 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Pop Up Holiday Programming: Chanukah Wonderland
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Chanukah Wonderland
Dec 13 all-day
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Chanukah Wonderland
Pop Up Holiday Program: Chanukah Wonderland December 13 Gather around the Menorah to sing, dance, and create! PTM will be serving up a big dose of cheer with a side of doughnuts as we explore the wonders of Chanukah. *Museum Hours extended until 6pm Creative Arts Studio[...]
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 14 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 16 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 11:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints  Sundays 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 17 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 19 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 20 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 20 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 21 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints 10:00 am
Creative Arts Studio: Shades & Tints
Dec 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Creative Arts Studio: Shades and Tints Monday- Saturday 10:00-3:00 PM, Sunday 11:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom, Ground Floor  All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit to the Museum! This month, mix, experiment, and create shades, tints, and hues with oil pastels.[...]
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade 4:30 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade
Dec 22 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Music and Movement: End of the Day Parade Daily 4:30- 5:00 PM Hamilton Hall, Ground Floor  All ages Come out of the shadows and join us for a bright musical parade to end your day of play at Please Touch Museum.  
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Winter Break Special Programming
Winter Break Special Programming
Dec 23 all-day
Winter Break Special Programming Winter Break Special Programming 12/23, 12/24, 12/27-12/30 Explore, create, and imagine! Stop-in daily for special education programs. *Museum closes at 3pm on 12/24 Pop Up Play Corner Snow Day 9:00-10:30 AM, Exclusion: December 24th, December 30th Hamilton Hall All Ages Grab your winter[...]
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Winter Break Special Programming
Winter Break Special Programming
Dec 24 all-day
Winter Break Special Programming Winter Break Special Programming 12/23, 12/24, 12/27-12/30 Explore, create, and imagine! Stop-in daily for special education programs. *Museum closes at 3pm on 12/24 Pop Up Play Corner Snow Day 9:00-10:30 AM, Exclusion: December 24th, December 30th Hamilton Hall All Ages Grab your winter[...]
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Pop Up Holiday Programming: Kwanzaa
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Kwanzaa
Dec 26 all-day
Pop Up Holiday Programming: Kwanzaa
Pop Up Holiday Celebrations: Kwanzaa  December 26th The party isn’t over at PTM! Unite and learn about Kwanzaa through music, art, dance, and celebration. Creative Arts Studio My Own Mkeka Mat 10:00-3:00 PM Centennial Classroom 1 All Ages Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired[...]
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Winter Break Special Programming
Winter Break Special Programming
Dec 27 all-day
Winter Break Special Programming Winter Break Special Programming 12/23, 12/24, 12/27-12/30 Explore, create, and imagine! Stop-in daily for special education programs. *Museum closes at 3pm on 12/24 Pop Up Play Corner Snow Day 9:00-10:30 AM, Exclusion: December 24th, December 30th Hamilton Hall All Ages Grab your winter[...]
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Winter Break Special Programming
Winter Break Special Programming
Dec 28 all-day
Winter Break Special Programming Winter Break Special Programming 12/23, 12/24, 12/27-12/30 Explore, create, and imagine! Stop-in daily for special education programs. *Museum closes at 3pm on 12/24 Pop Up Play Corner Snow Day 9:00-10:30 AM, Exclusion: December 24th, December 30th Hamilton Hall All Ages Grab your winter[...]
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Winter Break Special Programming
Winter Break Special Programming
Dec 29 all-day
Winter Break Special Programming Winter Break Special Programming 12/23, 12/24, 12/27-12/30 Explore, create, and imagine! Stop-in daily for special education programs. *Museum closes at 3pm on 12/24 Pop Up Play Corner Snow Day 9:00-10:30 AM, Exclusion: December 24th, December 30th Hamilton Hall All Ages Grab your winter[...]
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Winter Break Special Programming
Winter Break Special Programming
Dec 30 all-day
Winter Break Special Programming Winter Break Special Programming 12/23, 12/24, 12/27-12/30 Explore, create, and imagine! Stop-in daily for special education programs. *Museum closes at 3pm on 12/24 Pop Up Play Corner Snow Day 9:00-10:30 AM, Exclusion: December 24th, December 30th Hamilton Hall All Ages Grab your winter[...]
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Countdown2Noon
Countdown2Noon
Dec 31 all-day
Countdown2Noon
The best kid-friendly New Year’s Eve celebration in town!  Countdown 2 Noon – December 31st Celebrate New Year’s Eve before nap time! Countdown 2 Noon is one of Please Touch Museum’s most popular annual events. With live music, a countdown performance, and a traditional New Year’s Eve[...]
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