KPBS Kids Events are back! Visit San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum to meet Curious George, Daniel Tiger, Peg + Cat, and other special guests as we explore the world around us through science, math, and literacy.
The KPBS Kids Event series consists of special storytimes, a visit by a costume character and/or interactive presentation, and hands-on activities that connect to a KPBS Kids program educational theme.
Hands-on activity seating is first come, first served. As events tend to fill up quickly, please arrive early to secure your spot.
Costume characters are selected for specific events given availability. Access to the meet-and-greet portion of the event may be restricted based on attendance.
Price of KPBS Kids Events are included in Museum admission. For Museum admission pricing, please visit our Admission & Pricing page.
2020 Event Schedule:
- Saturday, January 11 & 12, 2020- Daniel Tiger
- Educational Theme: Social Emotional Development
- It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood to visit Daniel Tiger! Get ready to sing, dance and practice your social skills through a costume character meet-and-greet, storytime, and special interactive activities.
To learn more and register, visit SDCDM.org/DanielTiger
- Saturday, February 22, 2020- World Thinking Day
- Educational Theme: People & Cultures
- Explore different world cultures through performances and activities throughout the museum, in partnership with Girl Scouts of San Diego.
To learn more and register, visit KPBS.org/WorldThinkingDay
- Saturday, March 2, 2020- Hats Off to Reading Day
- Educational Theme: Literacy
- Celebrate Hats Off to Reading Day at the museum with a visit by a costume character, a special storytime, book giveaways, and special activities throughout the Museum.
- Saturday, April 11, 2020- Curious George
- Educational Theme: Garden
- Practice your green thumb with Curious George and The Man With The Yellow Hat. Learn about where food comes from through storytimes and hands-on activities.
- Saturday, May 9, 2020- Cat in the Hat
- Educational Theme: Arts & Crafts
- Explore your creative side with Cat in the Hat! Get ready to paint and use your imagination with art activities and a special storytime.
- Saturday, June 6, 2020- Nature Cat
- Educational Theme: Garden
- It's time for outdoor adventure with Nature Cat! We'll explore the natural world with craft activities and a special storytime.
- Saturday, September 12, 2020- Dino Train
- Educational Theme: Science
- Take a trip back in time. Discover the age of the dinosaurs and the amazing creatures who lived with them through storytimes and hands-on activities.
- Saturday, October 17, 2020- Peg + Cat
- Educational Theme: Math
- Visit Peg + Cat at the museum and become a problem solver through teamwork and math. Enjoy a costume character meet-and-greet, storytimes, art activities, and hands-on activities.
This project is a partnership between KPBS and the San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum, made possible with funding from the Linden Root Dickinson Foundation.
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