Through the magic of interactive stories and hands-on exploration, young scientists will engage in science-related learning, while also encouraging language, problem solving, and social skills.


Dates: Mondays OR Tuesdays (3 week class)

Time: 10-10:45am 

Reservations: $30 per child ages 3+; $25 per child for members.

Space is limited. To reserve your tickets, please call our Advance Sales Department at 314.289.4424

Reservations required by the Friday prior to class date.

One adult per 4 children required.


Creepy Crawlers – Investigate our six- and eight-legged friends, and even a few legless ones, through interactive experiences and take-home products.  

Location: GROW Meeting Room – First Floor, in main building near GROW entrance

Mondays, October 10th, 17th, and 24th

Tuesdays, October 11th, 18th, and 25th


Simply Science – Explore the magic of color mixing, electricity, and magnetism through hands-on experimentation and products you can take home.

Location: GROW Meeting Room – First Floor, in main building near GROW entrance

Mondays, November 7th, 14th, 21st

Tuesdays, November 8th, 15th, 22nd


Paleo Preschool – Come dig deep and learn about dinosaurs!  Each week we will explore different dinosaur activities sure to excite your young paleontologist.  We’ll learn about teeth, claws, poop, and more!

Location: Dana Brown Fossil Prep Lab – Lower Level

Mondays, December 5th, 12th, 19th  

Tuesdays, December 6th, 13th, 20th


To explore more with your young scientist vist our Discovery Room page!

Science Storytime presented by Ready Readers
Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10:15am
Enjoy an interactive reading of a science themed story, followed by a related hands-on activity. A different book is featured each week.
Center Stage - Lower Level
Cost: Free