Petite Port Adventures

Petite Port Adventures is a play group designed to welcome children and their grown-ups for three one-hour weekly sessions at Port Discovery. Come play with us and other families while we learn through stories, activities, crafts and our interactive exhibits! Each month, we’ll explore a new theme. After completing the session, spend the rest of the day exploring the open play areas at Port Discovery!

General Information

  • Petite Port Adventures currently takes place on the 1st-3rd Tuesday of every month.
  • After each session, you are welcome to explore and play freely at Port Discovery! Port Discovery currently closes at 1 p.m. on Tuesdays.
  • The program is intended for children 1.5 to 6 years-old. Children outside of the age range are welcome additions.


  • $50 per pair ($131 value!)
  • $20 per additional person ($65 value!)
  • $25 for members
  • You can purchase space for up to 5 people in your group

Series One- March

Colors, Lines and Shapes

It’s Artsapalooza Month at Port Discovery! Artistically explore concepts sensorially and scientifically at this month’s Petite Port Adventure. Join in the fun and learn all about colors, lines and shapes through stories, songs, crafts, activities and scientific experimentation.
Dates: Tuesday, March 7, 14 and 21
Time: 10 am to 11 am
Location: Port Discovery’s Tot Trails Exhibit

Series Two- April


This month at Port Discovery, it’s all about Our Natural World. Explore eco-conscious habits to preserve our earth together. Let’s learn all about reducing, reusing, recycling and composting. How can we create beauty from the garbage we produce? Let’s discover together!
Dates: Tuesday, April 4, 11, 18
Time: 9 am to 10 am
Location: Port Discovery’s Tot Trails Exhibit

Series Three- May

May is for Makers

Become a creator! This month at Petite Port Adventures we’ll be making our own art supplies: playdough, sidewalk chalk and paint brushes. Let’s get crafty!
Dates: Tuesday, May 2, 9 and 16
Time: 9 am to 10 am
Location: Port Discovery’s Studio Workshop