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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!

 

DECEMBER
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WEEKLY PROGRAMS

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!

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

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

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

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

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

MYSTERY BOX
Fridays @ 3pm, join us to find out location
Join us as we discover what's in the box!

SHADOW PLAY
Thursdays @ 3pm, at the Light and Shadow exhibit
Lets see what fun shadows your little one can come up with as they play around with different shapes under the light!

 

HIGHLIGHTS

Gift Membership Drive

Starting November 15th: Give the gift of a membership and get a FREE gift!

 

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

DECEMBER

Sunday, Dec 21“Tuesday Tucks Me In” with Luis and Tuesday! (3pm)

The New York Times bestselling author and his 2013-14 AKC Humane Fund Award for Canine Excellence - Service Dog recipient, Luis and Tuesday will join us for a special reading of their widely acclaimed new children's book, Tuesday Tucks Me In. During the presentation, we will take part in demonstrations with Luis and Tuesday and explore & experience the benefits of service dogs and animal assisted therapy (AAT) in an educational and interactive way!

Sunday, Dec 28 – Open Art: Winter!

Cotton balls, glitter, and puffy paint!  Join us in our art studio for winter themed crafts!

Wednesday, Dec 31 – New Year’s Eve Party!

10 – 9 – 8… let the countdowns begin!  Decorate your own sparkly party accessories and noisemakers as we ring in 2015!  The balloons drop at 11:15a, 12:15p, 1:15p, 2:15p and 3:15p!

JANUARY

Sunday, Jan 4 – Open Art: Beans! (2pm – 4pm)

National Bean Day is just around the corner (Jan 6), so we’re celebrating with all sorts of bean-tastic activities!

Sunday, Jan 11 – Second Sunday Concert: Rock with Luis! (3pm)

With rock, reggae, ska folk and a rainbow of styles from Latin America including cumbia folk and bossa nova, Peruvian Native Luis will sing songs that dance from one language to another!

Sunday, Jan 18 – Dreaming our Way to a Better World! (3pm – 4pm)

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. shared his dream for a better world.  In remembrance of his legacy, share your dreams for a better world.

Sunday, Jan 25 – Happy Opposite Day! (2pm – 4pm)

Don’t join us today as we don’t celebrate Opposite Day!  Wait, what?  Exactly!  Create your own little flash card game of opposites!  Including up and down, left and right, happy and sad, hellos and goodbyes!  What other opposites can you think of!?

FEBRUARY

Sunday, Feb 1 – Museum Free-For-All

Mark your calendars!  20 of SoCal Museums are offering free admission this weekend, including the Zimmer!  Spend your weekend discovering the vibrant arts & culture and more that SoCal Museums have to offer!  For more information on participating museums, visit: www.socalmuseums.org.

Sunday, Feb 8 – 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! 

Sunday, Feb 15 – If I were President…

Discover our Presidents, past and future… including the President in you!  Pass laws with your signature and be the face of a new coin!  Most importantly, share with others what you would do if you were president!

Sunday, Feb 22 – L.A. Puppet Theater Tree of Wonders (3pm)

Explore friendship and compassion through puppetry with our friends at L.A. Puppet Theater, Tree of Wonders.  Arts & crafts to follow!

 

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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