Shape Search –Thursday, March 16, 4:30-6:00pm
Meets requirements 1 a&b and 2 a&b of Stories in Shapes
Tigers see the artwork collected by Museum founder, W. Parsons Todd (1877-1976), search for shapes in art, work with tangrams, and create an artwork to take home. Pre-registration required. $7 per scout; $5 per adult.
Ready, Set, Float Your Boat—Thursday, May 18, 4:30-6pm
Meets requirements 1,2,5, and 6 of Floats and Boats.
Canals were the craze in the early 1800s. George Macculloch (1775-1858), the “father” of the Morris Canal, believed a canal was the answer for New Jersey’s transportation problems at the time. Learn about different types of boats while testing what materials float. Design and make a boat from recycled materials to take home. Pre-registration required. $7 per scout; $5 per adult.