Designed especially for children ages 1–5 and their caregivers, Museum Mondays features stories, arts and crafts activities, and movement games inspired by changing themes.
Cost: $5 per child/free for up to 2 adults before 11:00 am. Regular museum admission prices apply after 11:00 am. Free for members.
Museum Mondays for Little Ones Schedule
October through February
March through September
Last Monday of Each Month
View and download the Museum Mondays flyer with a complete schedule of events through December 2019.
Upcoming Museum Mondays for Little Ones
November 25 | Happy Thanksgiving with Joe Wos!
Enjoy live storytelling with cartoonist Joe Wos. Also, make crafts and snacks with popcorn, jelly beans, and toast like the Peanuts animated special, A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, join My Gym for movement activities and an obstacle course.
December 2 | Color of the Day: Green
Green is great! Practice with scissors to make a “grass” crown with bug stickers, paint with green bell peppers, and collage a tree with various shades of green paper.
December 9 | Literary Aces: Fun with Books
Let your imagination soar with a variety of crafts inspired by classic children’s books: make rainbow fish playdough, Do-A-Dot a chameleon, and paint with forks to make whimsical trees. Also, join a special story time presented by the Sonoma County Library at 10:10 and 11:00 am.
December 16 | Rainforest Safari
Explore the bountiful rainforest by stringing a pipe cleaner pasta snake, gluing bright feathers to make a tropical bird, and designing a cardboard tube rain stick.
December 23 | Happy Holidays, Charlie Brown!
Get into the holiday spirit by decorating and stacking an egg carton tree, making a colorful Kwanzaa mat collage, and hand-painting a Chanukah menorah. Also, enjoy dancing and obstacle courses with My Gym.
December 30 | Happy New Year!
Countdown to the New Year with these celebratory art activities: make and design a party hat, drop the ball with marble ball painting, and mix confetti with slime!