BISMARCK, N.D. – Toddlers and preschoolers are invited to the free interactive learning series “Little Kids, Big World” at the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum. These interactive 30-minute programs introduce children to North Dakota’s fascinating history. The programs are Saturdays at 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
“Little Kids, Big World” classes, led by educator Sarah Fox, are offered in a large public space with social distancing considerations. Each child is provided with their own supplies. Children and their parents or guardians are asked to meet at the east entrance information desk.
Feb. 4 There’s No Place Like Home. Animals have different types of homes. Look at homes of North Dakota animals and build one using fun materials.
Feb. 11 Love Is in the Air. We love the ND Heritage Center! Listen to a Valentine’s Day story and make something special for a person you love.
Feb. 18 Flying High. Did you know that there is a flight simulator in The Treehouse exhibit? Find different aspects of flight in the State Museum and build paper airplanes.
Feb. 25 Discovering Pipe Bags and Quilts. Take a closer look at pipe bags and quilt designs in the Inspiration Gallery, then create your own design.
For more information, contact Laura Forde at 701.328.2792. The ND Heritage Center & State Museum is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., and Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Find upcoming State Historical Society events at history.nd.gov/events.