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10 Summer Events for Families in Baltimore

Are you in the market for some summer events? We’ve got you covered! From sleepovers to concerts to art classes to special celebrations, here are 10 fun summer events that you can attend with your family.

July Programs and Events at Port Discovery

Join Port Discovery in July for Keep It Cool Month as summertime is in full swing. Activities and events will center on how we can keep our bodies and emotions cool. On July 16th and 17th, celebrate National Ice Cream Day with special guest Baltimore in a Box Ice Cream. Plus, join us for our 4th of July Weekend Celebration, featuring activities that reference flags, food, and fireworks. July might be the peak of the heat, but Port Discovery is going to Keep It Cool! 

4th of July Weekend Celebration

Join us on 4th of July weekend for a special celebration!

We are celebrating the 4th of July with some special activities. From July 2nd- July 4th you can:

Teaching Your Kids about Juneteenth

The Responsibility, the Importance, and the Meaning

By: Port Discovery Staff

June Events and Programs at Port Discovery

Join Port Discovery in June for “Celebrate Our Stories” month! Activities and programs will center learning about and celebrating the unique contributions of other people and of ourselves. Design your own family coat of arms. Learn how African drumming has been used for communication. Watch a selection of Kamishibai stories. Celebrate how African American music has impacted American music and culture. Help bring stories to life with guest artist Kelsey Joyce. And more!

Special Offer for Baltimore County Residents - June 2022

Attention Baltimore County Residents! Save on visits to Port Discovery during the month of June 2022!

Thank you Citizens of Baltimore County through the Baltimore County Commission on Arts and Sciences for investing in the students and families of Port Discovery!

Over 21,000 Baltimore County students are engaged in a typical year in the Museum’s play-to-learn art and science-based activities and programs. They are on our minds!

Port Discovery Children’s Museum and Enoch Pratt Free Library Launch Ticket to Discovery Book Club

Community organizations team up to encourage reading, play and discovery during the summer months. 

Ticket to Discovery Book Club

May Events and Programs at Port Discovery

Join Port Discovery in May for “Once Upon a Book” with activities, events and programs inspired by all things books! Tot Tales: Story time for Toddlers will feature books from the American Library Association’s “Notable Children’s Books” lists. Watch short, interactive puppet cooking shows combining abbreviated versions of famous children’s books, real food facts and pretend food props right in Tiny’s Diner!

April Programs and Events at Port Discovery Children's Museum

April at Port Discovery is Nature Month, featuring nature-focused educational content, Spring Break and Play it Forward. Join us for “Week for the Young Child” for a few activities geared just for little ones. Learn about nature through Robinson Nature Center programs, Wildlife Adventures, a Bird Talent Show from Port Discovery’s own Performing Arts Specialist, and more! See special performances during spring break, like Eric Energy’s magic show and the award winning Silly Goose and Val puppet show.

10 Kids’ Museums in and Around Maryland

Looking for some fun things to do with your kids in Maryland? We’ve compiled a list of 10 kids’ museums in and around Maryland, starting with yours truly!

Children’s museums are valuable for children. Exhibits are designed specifically for age-appropriate immersive experiences that allow your child to experiment, make mistakes, learn and play! Most children’s museums also create special activities, events and programs to make the learning even more fun and interactive.


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