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At the Zimmer, we offer a FREE program every morning and afternoon! Click a date on the calendar in the sidebar or HERE to find out which fun activities are happening each day!

 

JULY
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WEEKLY PROGRAMS

SHADOW PLAY
Mondays @ 3pm, in the Art Room
Lets see what fun shadows your little one can come up with as they play around with different shapes under the light!

SING-A-LONG
Tuesdays and Fridays @ 11am, in the Mann Theater
This free treat is sure to get your little ones laughing and singing along with all your favorite classic children’s songs! Plus, every third Friday special guest singer, David Tobocman, joins us with his own top hits!

OPEN ART STUDIO
Tuesdays @ 3pm, in the Art Room
Each week, our studio welcomes young artists to participate in a new project. Drop in anytime the studio is open to create entirely original masterpieces!

CULTURE CLUB
Wednesdays @ 11am, in the Art Room
Explore stories, songs, and cuisines from around the world!

BUBBLES
Wednesdays @ 3pm, in the Community Park
Lets get poppin'!

STORY TIME
Thursdays @ 11am, in Bubbie’s Bookstore

This interactive story time is sure to keep the little ones entertained!

WIND WHIRL
Thursdays@ 3pm
in the Community Park
Creations take flight in our wind tunnel at the Discovery Airport!

 

FAMILY PROGRAMS
All Sunday drop-in programs run from 3:00pm-4:00pm and are FREE with paid admission.

JULY

Sunday, July 5 – Open Art – Frida Khalo (2pm – 4pm)

¡Feliz Cumpleaños Frida!  Join us as we celebrate the life and art of Frida Khalo whose birthday is on July 6!  Pop into our art studio to paint your own self-portraits!

Wednesday, July 8 – Story & Art with PJ Library (3pm – 3:45pm)

Join us for a special PJ Library story time, followed by an art activity in our Art Studio! Today's reading is about friendship and loyalty. We will be reading Sammy Spider's New Friend by Sylvia Rouss. When an Israeli family moves in next door, little Josh Shapiro and Sammy Spider learn about the mitzvah of welcoming guests. In the process, they each make a new friend and learn some Hebrew words.

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Sunday, July 12 –Second Sunday Concert: Miss Melodee (3pm)

Join us for a magical & musical experience with Miss Melodee!  As a singer, songwriter, dancer and teacher, Miss Melodee brings over 15 years of professional experience working with young children and families.  Her inspiring original music will invite little ones to learn through dance and play! http://www.missmelodee.com

Sunday, July 19 – Ice, ice CREAM! (2pm – 4pm)

Today is National Ice Cream Day!  Celebrate with us as we experiment with ice cold water color painting and more ice cream themed art and craft activities!

Wednesday, July 22 – Story & Art with PJ Library (3pm – 3:45pm)

Join us for a special PJ Library story time, followed by an art activity in our Art Studio! Today's reading is about friendship and loyalty. We will be reading The Mitten Song by Jennifer Rosen. Ruthie loves to knit - and to help people. When her family gives shelter to a deaf woman and her baby, Ruthie realizes there's a way for her to do both at once!

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Sunday, July 26 –  Free to Be Me Drum Circle (3pm

Bummm ba dum dum ba dum dum. Grab a drum and feel the beat move you!  Join us as we kick off another summer with Sabina Sandoval of Free to Be Me Drum Circle, and experience the thrill, the fun, and the healing of the drum! http://www.freetobemedrumcircle.com

AUGUST

August 2 – Open Art Studio (2pm – 4pm)

August 9 – Second Sunday Concert: Klezmer Juice (3pm)

Dance & bop with the international sounds of Klezmer Juice!  Blending Latin undertones with fresh interpretations of traditional & original tunes, quench your thirst with this unique and vibrant Yiddish soul sound! http://www.klezmerjuice.net

August 16 – Tortoise , Spiders & Snakes, Oh my!  (3pm)

Discover creatures that are crawling, scurrying, and slithering by!  Join us for a special presentation of live animals!

August 23Free to Be Me Drum Circle (3pm)

Bummm ba dum dum ba dum dum. Grab a drum and feel the beat move you!  Join us as we welcome back Sabina Sandoval of Free to Be Me Drum Circle to experience the thrill, the fun, and the healing of the drum! http://www.freetobemedrumcircle.com

August 30 – L.A. Puppet Theater: Tree of Wonders (3pm)

Special Puppet Show presentation by the Los Angeles Puppet Theater Tree of Wonders, with arts & crafts to follow! http://www.puppettheaterla.com

 

Check our monthly calendar for more super awesome activities all week!




 




Zimmer Children's Museum
6505 Wilshire Blvd., #100
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Front Desk: (323) 761-8984
Fax: (323) 761-8990
Email: info@zimmermuseum.org

HOURS
Monday-Thursday: 10am-5pm
Friday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 12:30pm-5pm
VIB Hour (under 2 only):
Wed., 9am-10am
Members Only : Fri., 9am-10am
Saturday: CLOSED
 

 

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