Preschool Adventure Days

During Preschool Adventure Day, children will experience multi-sensory, hands-on activities that incorporate music, art, literacy and lots of fun. 

“Research shows young children learn best by hands-on experience and Preschool Adventure Days provide a wealth of new vocabulary experiences,” said Erin Townley, Early Childhood Manager. “This is definitely an event that will provide lasting memories for children and families.”

Gingerbread Village

Saturday, Dec. 9
10 a.m. to noon
Activities included with admission

Make sweet holiday memories while you develop early learning skills during Preschool Adventure Day: Gingerbread Village! Gingerbread Village, designed for children ages 18-months to 4-years-old, provides a fun way for kids to build vocabulary and spur creativity. During Gingerbread Village, children and their caregivers will:

  • Mold with scented Play-Doh;
  • Sift through a rice sensory bin;
  • Frost and eat their own gingerbread cookie;
  • Pretend to be a baker;
  • Play school in Gingerbread Village;
  • and decorate our large felt gingerbread house!

“Preschool Adventure Day: Gingerbread Village is a festive, fun event with lots of hands-on activities that little ones love,” said Erin Townley, early childhood manager. “Children and their families will enjoy sharing this special, sensory-rich environment that allows them to explore the magical world of gingerbread this holiday season.”

Don't miss this multi-sensory event perfect for young children and their caregivers. All Gingerbread Village activities are included with the price of admission.


With the wide range of food allergies, the Museum can not guarantee this program is allergen free. Please contact the Museum in advance if food allergies are a concern for your family.