May 21, 2019

Contact: Amy Poos

Missouri State Museum offers children's programs during June

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, MAY 21, 2019 – The Missouri State Museum is offering a fun twist for its returning summer programming with interactive programs for all ages, Tuesdays in June. 

“Learning @ 11” is a series of interactive programs exploring various aspects of Missouri’s cultural and natural history specifically focused on ages 4-7 using activity-based programming. Programs will be held from 11 to 11:45 a.m. each Tuesday during June. Dates and program themes are listed below:

  • June 4 - Babies in the mall?
  • June 11 - Freemont Spotlights the American West
  • June 18 - The Pony Express: Bold, Brave and Brief
  • June 25 - How do insects communicate? 

“Tuesdays @ 2” is a similar program focused on ages 8-12 using activity-based programming. The dates and program themes will be the same as the “Learning @ 11” but the programs will be held from 2 to 2:45 p.m. each Tuesday.

Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the programs will be held in the Lohman Building, Jefferson Landing State Historic Site, 100 Jefferson St. in Jefferson City. Enter the site's classroom on the South (lawn) side of the building. For more information on the program, contact the Missouri State Museum at 573-751-2854.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit the web at Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.