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Posts tagged as “Children/Youth”

X5 Virtual Workshop #1: Beginning Spanish

Virtual Workshop #1: Beginning Spanish Join long-time educator Karen DeOliveira in a series to start your Spanish learning journey. This 6-week workshop series is designed to teach children ages 7+ basic conversational Spanish. You have the choice of signing up for the Tuesday sessions or Thursday sessions. Six weekly Tuesday…

Art Out Loud

Artwork by Polk County Middle School Students May 30 until ? The public is invited to celebrate and recognize the talents of our Polk County Public Schools’ middle school students with us virtually! Art Out Loud features the work of middle school students grades 6 through 8. As an acknowledgment…

Book Buddies Needed for Book Club

Book Club launched only 4 days ago and there are already over 600 requests! Book Club is a new partnership coordinated by your Explorations V to mail a FREE book to any child who needs one in Polk County. Book Buddies are in critical need! Book Buddies sponsor the postage…

Day Camps Now Free for Essential Workers

Any essential worker with proof of employment can receive FREE day camps for children age 5-10 (maybe age 5-9) at Explorations V Children’s Museum. Book by the day. Enhanced cleaning and safety procedures in place. Certified teachers assist with distance learning assignments. Only 9 students per class. To redeem the…

Fifth Grade Showcase

Polk County Schools’ Fifth Grade Art Students Elementary Visual Arts Showcase is an annual exhibition celebrating the exceptional work of Polk County Schools’ Fifth Grade Art Students. Each elementary school is invited to submit the superior artwork of four students to the Showcase. Traditionally, this exhibition has been on display for in-person viewing on the…

Postponed: Creative Youth

On exhibit March 28 – April 26, 2020 in the George W. Jenkins Student Gallery, Reception/Award Ceremony: Saturday, April 18 at 11 am This annual exhibition is a juried competition for 15th Congressional District high school art students. The winning Congressional Award from this competition, chosen by 15th Congressional District Representative, travels…

SUSPENDED: Kitchen Kids

Thursdays, 10:30am. Kids explore culinary arts and learn how to blend flavors and prepare food. Explorations V Children’s Museum programs are designed to focus on a particular learning style and/or developmental level and have fun themes that rotate monthly. Explorations V Children’s Museum delivers educator-directed programming daily as part of…

SUSPENDED: Squish, Pound, & Play

Wednesdays, 4pm. Sensory learning is in full swing as you squish, pound, and play with interesting textures. Not just with your hands, either. Explorations V Children’s Museum programs are designed to focus on a particular learning style and/or developmental level and have fun themes that rotate monthly. Explorations V Children’s…