Events Happening Today

11/26/2014
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Percussion Garden:  9:30am - 12pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30 am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11 am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30 am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30 am, 12:15 pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



5/17/2014 - 2/06/2015
Curious George: Let's Get Curious!
Based on the familiar characters in H.A. and Margret Rey's classic stories and inspired by the animated television series on PBS KIDS, the exhibit presents key concepts in science, math and engineering, which are woven throughout the exhibit.

Activities invite visitors to learn like George through direct experience and problem solving:
  • Play with color, light, and shadow in Curious George's Apartment Building
  • Sort and weigh fruits and vegetables at the Produce Stand
  • Use science skills to putt 3 holes of Mini Golf
  • Build a whirligig and experiment with wind power in The Farm
  • Explore the Space Rocket and more!

Curious George: Let's Get Curious! is locally sponsored by:



Curious George television series merchandise (c) Universal Studios. Curious George and related characters, created by Margret and H. A. Rey, are copyrighted and trademarked by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company and used under license. Licensed by Universal Studios Licensing LLLP. All rights reserved.



All Events Happening On or After Today

11/27/2014
Museum CLOSED
The Museum is closed today but will re-open tomorrow, November 28th at 9:30 am.
Happy Thanksgiving!



11/28/2014
Thanksgiving Extravaganza!
Feeling stuffed? Join us for a day of holiday fun!

Mother Goose on The Loose: 10:30am 
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Pumpkin Theatre presents Three Little Tales!: 11am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm
Five performers tell the stories of The Three Little Pigs, Goldie Locks and the Three Bears, and the Three Billy Goats Gruff. Filled with dancing, music, and audience participation this show promises a fun time for all!
* Tickets are $5 per person for ages 2 and up. To purchase tickets, click here.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm & 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Roly Poly Bear Cubs: 1pm-3pm

Thanksgiving Gobble Hats: 1pm - 3pm
Gobble Gobble like a turkey by making your own hat!




11/29/2014
Thanksgiving Extravaganza!
Feeling stuffed? Join us for a day of holiday fun!

Thanksgiving Gobble Hats: 10am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm
Gobble Gobble like a turkey by making your own hat!

Exploration Station - Turkey Gobblers:
10am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm
Where everyone is a scientist!  Join us for interactive science games, experiments, and projects.

The Pumpkin Theatre presents Three Little Tales!: 11am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm
Five performers tell the stories of The Three Little Pigs, Goldie Locks and the Three Bears, and the Three Billy Goats Gruff. Filled with dancing, music, and audience participation this show promises a fun time for all!
* Tickets are $5 per person for ages 2 and up. To purchase tickets, click here.

Circle Time: 11am & 12pm
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Face Painter: 11am - 2pm

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Mr. Gabe Music Show: 2pm & 3pm



11/30/2014
Thanksgiving Extravaganza!
Feeling stuffed? Join us for a day of holiday fun!

Exploration Station: 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Where everyone is a scientist!  Join us for interactive science games, experiments, and projects.  Make a hoop glider, sound sandwich, and more!

Exploration Station - Turkey Gobblers: 1pm - 3pm
Where everyone is a scientist!  Join us for interactive science games, experiments, and projects.

The Pumpkin Theatre presents Three Little Tales!: 1pm & 2:30pm
Five performers tell the stories of The Three Little Pigs, Goldie Locks and the Three Bears, and the Three Billy Goats Gruff. Filled with dancing, music, and audience participation this show promises a fun time for all!
* Tickets are $5 per person for ages 2 and up. To purchase tickets, click here.

Primarily Primates: 2pm & 3pm
Is Curious George a monkey or an ape? One thing is for sure, he’s a primate! Join us for a special circle time all about our friends the monkeys and the apes. Full of interesting books and fun activities. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose:  1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!




12/01/2014
Museum Closed
During the months of October through May, the Museum is closed on Mondays except during select public school holidays.



12/02/2014
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



12/02/2014
Thrifty Tuesday
Enjoy a discount admission of $8 from 1 pm - 4:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Cannot be combined with other discounts or offers.

Guests can park on the rooftop of Harbor Park Garage for $7.  Enter the garage at or after 12:30 pm and exit by 5 p.m.  Must park on the rooftop to receive discount. Pick up a validated parking ticket at the box office.



12/03/2014
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



12/04/2014
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



12/04/2014
Thrifty Thursday
Enjoy a discount admission of $8 from 1 pm - 4:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays .Cannot be combined with other discounts or offers.

Guests can park on the rooftop of Harbor Park Garage for $7.  Enter the garage at or after 12:30 pm and exit by 5 pm.  Must park on the rooftop to receive discount. Pick up a validated parking ticket at the box office.



12/05/2014
Fantastic Fridays
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Money Game: 11am
The Money Game is an interactive game show where students are the contestants! Students move through this exciting, fast-paced game by answering questions and learning about saving, spending,and investing money.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm, 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



12/06/2014
Healthy First Saturday
Start your month off the healthy way at Port Discovery's community health fair!
  • Circle Time: 11 am & 12 pm
  • Magical Mats - Creative Movement Yoga: 12pm & 12:30pm
  • FIDOS For Freedom: 2 pm - 3:30 pm




12/07/2014
Super Sundays
Join us for fun, educational activities that the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden:  12:30pm-3pm & 4pm-5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Primarily Primates: 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Is Curious George a monkey or an ape? One thing is for sure, he’s a primate! Join us for a special circle time all about our friends the monkeys and the apes. Full of interesting books and fun activities. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 
1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



12/07/2014
Dollar Day
Port Discovery is proud to participate in Downtown Partnership's annual Dollar or Less Days!
Museum admission is just $1 per person!

No coupons or other discounts will be accepted. Admission is on a first come-first served basis and limited to Museum capacity.

Tips For Your Visit
  • The Museum is open from 12 pm - 5 pm
  • Tickets are limited and available on a first come, first served basis. Tickets cannot be purchased online.
  • Expect long lines and dress appropriately for the weather. Doors will open at 12 pm.
  • If you prefer to avoid crowds, please come visit us on another day.




12/08/2014
Museum Closed
During the months of October through May, the Museum is closed on Mondays except during select public school holidays.



12/09/2014
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



12/09/2014
Thrifty Tuesday
Enjoy a discount admission of $8 from 1 pm - 4:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays .Cannot be combined with other discounts or offers.

Guests can park on the rooftop of Harbor Park Garage for $7.  Enter the garage at or after 12:30 pm and exit by 5 pm.  Must park on the rooftop to receive discount. Pick up a validated parking ticket at the box office.



12/10/2014
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



12/11/2014
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



12/11/2014
Thrifty Thursday
Enjoy a discount admission of $8 from 1 pm - 4:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays .Cannot be combined with other discounts or offers.

Guests can park on the rooftop of Harbor Park Garage for $7.  Enter the garage at or after 12:30 pm and exit by 5 pm.  Must park on the rooftop to receive discount. Pick up a validated parking ticket at the box office.



12/12/2014
Fantastic Fridays
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Money Game: 11am
The Money Game is an interactive game show where students are the contestants! Students move through this exciting, fast-paced game by answering questions and learning about saving, spending,and investing money.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm, 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



12/13/2014
Evening Adventures
Experience an evening of private, quality, family play time and museum exploration without the crowds! Join us from 6 pm until 9 pm for an Evening Adventure and enjoy:
  • Pizza, snacks and beverages
  • Meet and Greet with Curious George at 7:30 pm
  • Curious George Shrinky Dinks activity
  • Popcorn Making
  • ExerKid Games: virtual bike races, electronic T-Wall, snowboarding, and iDance
  • Unlimited play in all of our exhibits
Members: $20 per person
Non-Members: $25 per person.
Children under 2 are free.

$7 parking is available at Harbor Park Garage. Pick up your parking validation at the Box Office.

Click here to purchase your tickets today! Tickets are limited and available on a first-come, first serve basis. Reserve your tickets today!

Contact Kelly Hawkins at 410.864.2726 or email khawkins@portdiscovery.org.



12/13/2014
Littles' Day
Enjoy a special day of programs designed for children ages 5 and under!!
  • Art a la Cart: 10am - 12pm
  • Circle Time: 11am & 12pm
  • Happy Family Brands: 1 pm & 1:30 pm
  • Pop Up Science: 1pm & 1:30pm
  • Exploration Station: 1pm – 3pm
  • Moonbounce: 10am - 5pm

Littles' Day is generously sponsored by:

 

 

 





12/14/2014
Super Sundays
Join us for fun, educational activities that the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden:  12:30pm-3pm & 4pm-5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Primarily Primates: 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Is Curious George a monkey or an ape? One thing is for sure, he’s a primate! Join us for a special circle time all about our friends the monkeys and the apes. Full of interesting books and fun activities. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 
1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



12/15/2014
Museum Closed
During the months of October through May, the Museum is closed on Mondays except during select public school holidays.



12/16/2014
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



12/16/2014
Thrifty Tuesday
Enjoy a discount admission of $8 from 1 pm - 4:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays .Cannot be combined with other discounts or offers.

Guests can park on the rooftop of Harbor Park Garage for $7.  Enter the garage at or after 12:30 pm and exit by 5 pm.  Must park on the rooftop to receive discount. Pick up a validated parking ticket at the box office.



12/17/2014
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



12/17/2014
Talking About Tots
Meghan Hinderer, an Occupational Therapist at the Kennedy Krieger Institute will present: “Motor Milestones:  How to Enhance Your Child's Gross and Fine Motor Skills Through Play.” Attendees will learn about fine motor and gross motor milestones for infants and toddlers.  Parents will learn strategies to encourage motor development through play and exploration of their environment and how successful participation in motor activities can impact engagement and attention.

11 AM



12/18/2014
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



12/18/2014
Thrifty Thursday
Enjoy a discount admission of $8 from 1 pm - 4:30 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays .Cannot be combined with other discounts or offers.

Guests can park on the rooftop of Harbor Park Garage for $7.  Enter the garage at or after 12:30 pm and exit by 5 pm.  Must park on the rooftop to receive discount. Pick up a validated parking ticket at the box office.



12/19/2014
Fantastic Fridays
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Money Game: 11am
The Money Game is an interactive game show where students are the contestants! Students move through this exciting, fast-paced game by answering questions and learning about saving, spending,and investing money.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm, 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



12/19/2014
Target $2 Family Fun Night
Join us on the 3rd Friday of every month for Target $2 Family Fun Night from 4 pm until 8 pm. General admission is just $2 per person after 4 pm.

Tonight's special activities include:
  • Bike Rodeo and Safety Demonstration: 4:30 pm, 5:30 pm, & 6:30 pm
  • Family crafts: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Once Upon a Doorstep: 6pm & 7pm
Tickets must be purchased at the door. No other discounts or coupons accepted.



12/20/2014
Sensational Saturdays
Join us for a day filled with fun activities that you and your family will love!

Art a la Cart: 10am – 12pm

Circle Time: 11am & 12pm
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Music with Mr. Norman:
1pm – 1:20pm & 1:30pm – 1:50pm
Enjoy a special musical performance for young children by Mr. Norman at 1 pm and 1:30 pm!

Exploration Station: 1pm – 3pm
Is George is a monkey, but he doesn’t have a tail!  Go on a journey with George to find his tail and discover other animal tails along the way!

Pop Up Science:  1pm & 1:30 pm
Discover the science behind play! Each Pop Up Science session features a simple science demonstration! Join us in the Wonders of Water exhibit at 1 pm and in the Curious George: Let’s Get Curious exhibit at 1:30 pm.



12/21/2014
Super Sundays
Join us for fun, educational activities that the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden:  12:30pm-3pm & 4pm-5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Primarily Primates: 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Is Curious George a monkey or an ape? One thing is for sure, he’s a primate! Join us for a special circle time all about our friends the monkeys and the apes. Full of interesting books and fun activities. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 
1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



12/22/2014
Museum Closed
During the months of October through May, the Museum is closed on Mondays except during select public school holidays.



12/23/2014
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



12/24/2014
Museum CLOSED
The Museum is closed on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24. Happy Holidays!



12/25/2014
Museum CLOSED
The Museum is closed on Christmas Day, Wednesday, December 25th and will re-open on Thursday, December 26th.

Happy Holidays!



12/26/2014
Winter Break Festivities
Check out these cool winter themed programs!

Holiday Bears: 10am – 12pm & 1pm – 3pm
Toddlers can color their own bear finger puppet to take home
   
Marching Penguins: 10am – 12pm & 1pm – 3pm
Use recycled materials to construct an adorable winter penguin.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm & 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Wild Life Adventures: 1pm – 4pm
Enjoy an educational workshop featuring live animals!

Polar Bear Blubber: 1:30pm – 3:30pm 
Discover how blubber keeps polar bears and other mammals warm in this “cool” experiment!

Fun With Bells: 2:30pm & 3:30pm



12/27/2014
Winter Break Festivities
Check out these cool winter themed programs!

Rainbow Scratch Ornaments: 10:30am – 12:30pm & 2pm – 4pm
Add some color to the winter season with a scratch art ornament for the holidays.

Polar Bear Blubber: 10:30am – 12:30pm & 2pm – 4pm
Discover how blubber keeps polar bears and other mammals warm in this “cool” experiment!

Circle Time: 11am & 12pm
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.
 
Face Painter: 11am – 2pm

Wild Life Adventures: 1pm – 4pm
Enjoy an educational workshop featuring live animals!

Snow Pals: 1pm – 4pm
Create your own cotton ball snow man pal!



12/28/2014
Winter Break Festivities
Check out these cool winter themed programs!

Percussion Garden:  12:30pm-3pm & 4pm-5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Primarily Primates: 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Is Curious George a monkey or an ape? One thing is for sure, he’s a primate! Join us for a special circle time all about our friends the monkeys and the apes. Full of interesting books and fun activities. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Wild Life Adventures: 1pm – 4pm
Enjoy an educational workshop featuring live animals!

Mother Goose on the Loose:  1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



12/29/2014
Winter Break Festivities
Check out these cool winter themed programs!

Percussion Garden: 10am – 12pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Snow Pals: 10:30am – 12:30pm
Create your own cotton ball snow man pal!

Eric Energy Performance: 1pm & 2pm

Kamishibai: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!




12/30/2014
Winter Break Festivities
Check out these cool winter themed programs!

Snow Pals: 10:30am – 1:30pm
Create your own cotton ball snow man pal!

Circle Time: 11:30am & 3:30pm
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Music with Mr. Norman: 1pm & 1:30pm
Enjoy Mr. Norman's special songs for little children!



12/31/2014
Noontime New Year!
Join us for a FUN and EXCITING Noontime New Year with Eric Energy!

Come dressed in your favorite costume and help us make giant numbers and shakers for the BIG countdown to the New Year at 12 noon with Eric Energy! Toast the New Year with milk and cookies and enjoy a fabulous day of programs and performances!
  • Number Making: 10am – 11:30am
  • Make Your Own Confetti: 10am – 11:30am
  • Sound Sandwich Making: 10am - 11:30am
  • Biodegradable Experiment: 10am – 3pm
  • Ask a Farmer: 10am – 3pm
  • Meet a Horse Veterinarian: 10am – 3pm
  • Farm Exhibit Prototype: 10am – 3pm
  • Pigs in a Pen: 10am – 11am & 1:30pm – 3:30pm
  • Seed Bursts: 10am – 11am & 1:30pm – 3:30pm
  • Beanbag Boot Toss: 10am - 11:30am & 12:30pm – 2pm
  • Hoe Down Dance Party: 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • WildLife Adventures: 11am – 2pm
  • Old McDonald Story Time: 11am, 3pm & 4pm
  • Noon Countdown: 11:45am – 12:10pm
  • Milk and Cookies: 12pm – 12:30pm
  • Mr. Gabe Music Show: 1pm & 2pm
  • Eric Energy – Science of Weather: 1:30pm & 2:30pm
  • Hippity Hop Barrel Obstacle Course: 2:30pm – 4:30pm
  • DIY Flower Pot: 10am – 5pm




1/01/2015
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



1/02/2015
Fantastic Fridays
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Money Game:  11am
The Money Game is an interactive game show where students are the contestants! Students move through this exciting, fast-paced game by answering questions and learning about saving, spending,and investing money.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm & 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!




1/03/2015
Healthy First Saturday
Start your month off the healthy way at Port Discovery's community health fair!
  • Circle Time: 11am & 12pm
  • Magical Mats Yoga: 12pm & 12:30pm
  • FITastic Family Voyage: 1pm - 4pm
  • Kinderfit with The Kindersinger: 2pm & 2:30pm
  • FIDOS For Freedom: 2 pm - 3:30 pm




1/04/2015
Super Sundays
Join us for fun, educational activities that the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden:  12:30pm-3pm & 4pm-5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Primarily Primates: 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Is Curious George a monkey or an ape? One thing is for sure, he’s a primate! Join us for a special circle time all about our friends the monkeys and the apes. Full of interesting books and fun activities. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose:  1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



1/05/2015
Museum Closed
During the months of October through May, the Museum is closed on Mondays except during select public school holidays.



1/06/2015
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



1/07/2015
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am & 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



1/08/2015
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



1/09/2015
Fantastic Fridays
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Money Game:  11am
The Money Game is an interactive game show where students are the contestants! Students move through this exciting, fast-paced game by answering questions and learning about saving, spending,and investing money.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm & 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!




1/10/2015
Curious George: Day at the Circus!
Join Curious George on his day at the circus!

Circus Games: 10am-12pm & 1pm-3pm
Test your balance skills at Circus Games!  Try the balance beam, hula hoops, ring toss, or challenge a friend to a race!

Spin Art: 10am-12pm & 1pm-3pm
Create festive art work with Port Discovery’s spin art machine!

Clown Masks: 10am-12pm & 1pm-3pm
Create a colorful, silly clown mask! 

Curious George Scavenger Hunt (with prizes):
10am-12pm & 1pm-3pm-
Follow George around the museum on a scavenger hunt!  Receive a prize for completing all the questions. (at all activity tables)

Other Fun Events:
Moon Bounce: 10am-4pm
The Kindersinger (Snow Day): 1:00 & 1:30



1/11/2015
Super Sundays
Join us for fun, educational activities that the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden:  12:30pm-3pm & 4pm-5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Primarily Primates: 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Is Curious George a monkey or an ape? One thing is for sure, he’s a primate! Join us for a special circle time all about our friends the monkeys and the apes. Full of interesting books and fun activities. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose:  1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



1/12/2015
Museum Closed
During the months of October through May, the Museum is closed on Mondays except during select public school holidays.



1/13/2015
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



1/14/2015
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am & 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



1/15/2015
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



1/16/2015
Fantastic Fridays
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Money Game:  11am
The Money Game is an interactive game show where students are the contestants! Students move through this exciting, fast-paced game by answering questions and learning about saving, spending,and investing money.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm & 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!




1/16/2015
Target $2 Family Fun Night
Join us on the 3rd Friday of every month for Target $2 Family Fun Night from 4 pm until 8 pm. General admission is just $2 per person after 4 pm.

Tonight's special activities include:
  • Bike Rodeo and Safety Demonstration: 4:30 pm, 5:30 pm, & 6:30 pm
  • Family crafts: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
  • Once Upon a Doorstep: 6pm & 7pm
Tickets must be purchased at the door. No other discounts or coupons accepted.



1/17/2015
I Have a Dream Weekend Celebration
Community comes to life over the three-day "I Have a Dream" weekend! Join us as we celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Special programs today include:
  • African American Inventors: 10am - 12pm & 1pm - 3pm
  • Doves of Peace: 10am - 3pm
  • Negro League Baseball Museum- Meet and Greet: 10am - 4pm
  • Baltimore African American Quilters - Painting of Squares: 10am - 3pm
  • Circle Time: 11am & 12pm
  • Wildlife Adventures - African Animals: 1pm - 4pm
  • Kindersinger: Happy Birthday MLK!: 1pm & 1:30pm
  • Make a Birthday card for MLK: 1pm - 3pm
  • Mr. Gabe Music Show: 2pm




1/18/2015
I Have a Dream Weekend Celebration
Community comes to life over the three-day "I Have a Dream" weekend! Join us as we celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Special programs today include:
  • Doves of Peace: 12pm - 3pm
  • Baltimore African American Quilters - Painting of Squares: 12pm - 3pm
  • Negro League Baseball Museum- Meet and Greet: 12pm - 4pm
  • Percussion Garden: 12:30pm - 3pm & 4pm - 5pm
  • Wildlife Adventures: 1pm - 4pm
  • Mother Goose on the Loose: 1:30pm
  • Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
  • Once Upon a Doorstep - Happy Birthday, MLK!: 3:30pm




1/19/2015
I Have a Dream Weekend Celebration
Community comes to life over the three-day "I Have a Dream" weekend! Join us as we celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Special programs today include:
  • Negro League Baseball Museum- Meet and Greet: 10am - 4pm
  • Musical Moments: 11am & 12pm
  • Once Upon a Doorstep: Happy Birthday, MLK!: 11:30am, 12:30pm & 1:30pm
  • Baltimore African American Quilters - Painting of Squares: 12pm - 3pm
  • Doves of Peace: 12pm - 3pm
  • Wildlife Adventures - African Animals: 1pm - 4pm
  • Kindersinger: Happy Birthday MLK!: 1pm & 1:30pm
  • Make a Birthday card for MLK: 1pm - 3pm
  • Jingle Jangle Music Time: 1:30pm
  • Dream Clouds: 2pm - 4pm




1/20/2015
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



1/21/2015
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am & 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



1/22/2015
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



1/23/2015
Fantastic Fridays
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Money Game:  11am
The Money Game is an interactive game show where students are the contestants! Students move through this exciting, fast-paced game by answering questions and learning about saving, spending,and investing money.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm & 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!




1/24/2015
Sensational Saturdays
Join us for a day filled with fun activities that you and your family will love!

Art a la Cart: 10am – 12pm
Stop in and enjoy quick and portable art activities designed to encourage children to create artworks and explore different media on the go!

New Moon Theater: Arabian Nights:
1pm - 3pm

Exploration Station: 1pm – 3pm
Is George is a monkey, but he doesn’t have a tail!  Go on a journey with George to find his tail and discover other animal tails along the way!

Pop Up Science:  1pm & 1:30 pm
Discover the science behind play! Each Pop Up Science session features a simple science demonstration! Join us in the Wonders of Water exhibit at 1 pm and in the Curious George: Let’s Get Curious exhibit at 1:30 pm.



1/25/2015
Super Sundays
Join us for fun, educational activities that the entire family can enjoy!

Percussion Garden:  12:30pm-3pm & 4pm-5pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Primarily Primates: 1pm, 2pm & 3pm
Is Curious George a monkey or an ape? One thing is for sure, he’s a primate! Join us for a special circle time all about our friends the monkeys and the apes. Full of interesting books and fun activities. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Mother Goose on the Loose:  1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!



1/26/2015
Museum Closed
During the months of October through May, the Museum is closed on Mondays except during select public school holidays.



1/27/2015
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



1/28/2015
Wonderful Wednesdays
Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am & 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!



1/29/2015
Circle Time
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

11:30am



1/30/2015
Fantastic Fridays
Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Money Game:  11am
The Money Game is an interactive game show where students are the contestants! Students move through this exciting, fast-paced game by answering questions and learning about saving, spending,and investing money.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm & 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!




1/31/2015
Sensational Saturdays
Join us for a day filled with fun activities that you and your family will love!

Art a la Cart: 10am – 12pm
Stop in and enjoy quick and portable art activities designed to encourage children to create artworks and explore different media on the go!

Circle Time:
11am & 12pm
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Exploration Station: 1pm – 3pm
Is George is a monkey, but he doesn’t have a tail!  Go on a journey with George to find his tail and discover other animal tails along the way!

Pop Up Science:  1pm & 1:30 pm
Discover the science behind play! Each Pop Up Science session features a simple science demonstration!





Wonders of Water