Archive for December, 2015

Tis the Season for Celebrations!

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What kinds of celebrations are you planning during this time of year? In any culture, it is the celebrations that connect us to each other. Typically, celebrations are woven into our family traditions and help us connect with important people in our lives in meaningful ways.

What’s one thing you remember about a family celebration? Good, bad, funny or sad, most of our celebration memories revolve around the connections we have with our family and friends. In her book, I Love ...

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Benefits of Board Games – More than Fun

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Here at DCM we talk a lot about playful learning and the positive learning outcomes associated with our exhibits and programs. Today, I’d like to specifically focus on the value of games as a learning tool. Games are a great developmental tool for children of all ages.Family Playing Board Game For the youngest learners, games are a fun way to learn how to follow the rules, focus, take turns and practice ...

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The Temperatures Go Down as DCM’s Fun Goes Up

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While we have enjoyed some pretty nice weather this fall, that’s likely to change as we begin to move into December. Luckily DCM has some fun things planned while you stay warm indoors!

As December arrives, we have a variety of special programs, and we would love for you to join us! Get out of the cold and come in for all our Family Fun Friday Nights. At our First Friday Studio Sensation, from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m., you can paint ...

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