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Chanukah First Wednesday

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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Chanukah First Wednesday

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

4 pm7 pm

Gather around the Menorah to sing, dance, and create! PTM will be serving up a big dose of cheer as we explore the wonders of Chanukah.

Through a partnership with Vetri’s Mobile Teaching Kitchen, chefs young and old will learn how to how to cook fresh produce.

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!

Creative Arts: Oil and Water Paintings

4-6 pm

Creative Arts Studio, Lower Level

All Ages with an adult caregiver

Drop in anytime to create works of art inspired by your visit fo the Museum! Today, squeeze, drop, and dip with special oil paintings.

Meet & Greet: Vetri Mobile Teaching Kitchen

4-6 pm

Carousel House, Main Level

All Ages with Adult Caregiver

The Mobile Teaching Kitchen brings the culinary classroom to the curbside in the communities we serve. Children and families have the opportunity to get hands-on preparing a recipe and get instruction for cooking healthy meals at home together.

Pop- Up Play Corner: Dreidel Games

4-6 pm

Hamilton Hall, Main Level

All Ages with an adult caregiver

Stop by the Zone to play in new and innovative ways! Learn about the well-loved Chanukah game, Dreidel.


End of the Day Parade

6:30- 6:45 pm

Hamilton Hall, Main Level

All ages

March, clap, and join our musical parade to celebrate your day of play at Please Touch Museum.

Signature Events + Family Festivals

Our signature events include family festivals and holiday pop-ups. They offer expanded performance and educational offerings with a special focus that may celebrate cultural traditions and holidays, connect to national and local events, or highlight an area of focus in our exhibits.

Performing Arts

The Playhouse at Please Touch Museum invites children to exercise their imaginations and enter new worlds. Inside the theater, visitors experience theater in engaging, interactive and unexpected ways. The Playhouse is the perfect way to introduce young children to the performing arts!

Play Without Boundaries

Play Without Boundaries is a program and early opening for children with learning and developmental disabilities and those on the autism spectrum. It is a free event with registration. Enjoy the museum before it is open to the public with activities and experiences designed especially for this program, including sensory toys, performances and guest presenters. The Museum will be calmer and quieter with fewer people and reduced lighting and sound in exhibition areas.

Please Touch Museum is committed to providing experiences in exhibits and programs that are accessible and inclusive for all visitors.

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Our Mascot Needs a Name!

Vote now to name our mascot, debuting at Please Touch Museum’s Birthday Bash on October 7, 2018!

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