Back to School Bonanza - DuPage Children's Museum

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Back to School Bonanza

Saturday, August 12, 2023  |  9am – 2pm

Celebrate the start of the school year with hands-on activities that highlight everyone’s favorite subjects from A-Z. Explore your creative side with professional artists and musicians, flex your mind and muscles at recess, and step up onto a school bus! DCM is here to make sure everyone’s back-to-school season is a delight.


Special Activities 

  • Art | Express yourself in The Studio and set your intentions for the school year in a creative way


  • Math & Engineering | Pom Pom Catapults


  • Science | Engage your creative thinking skills and participate in hands-on Stem & DCM Lab activities 


  • Reading | Curl up with a good book and enjoy a special story time


  • Recess & PE | Take a brain break and play outside. Get active with fun recess games and Family Yoga


  • And More!


Tiny Great Performances | 11:00 & 11:45

Bring your dancing shoes and wild imagination to DCM on Saturday, August 12 at 11:00 and 11:45 for the award-winning music and play of Jim from ScribbleMonster and PBS children’s show Wimee’s Words. Using a mix of kindness, music and humor, ScribbleMonster’s presentation encourages children to participate and think in creative ways.


This event is included with Museum Admission or Membership.

Please contact:
Shamra Fallon, Public Programs Manager
If you have any questions regarding the event.


This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.

Thank You to Our Sponsor: