Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center l Special Events


Sep
30 Wed
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Talking with Children about Covid

Washington, DC
United States
Show at 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $7.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: September 11, 2020 4:59 PM to September 30, 2020 8:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Covid is impacting daily life in a very visible way, so naturally children have questions. We'll share language and approaches to discussing Covid with very young children.
Oct
7 Wed
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Virtual Engagement

Washington, DC
United States
Show at 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $7.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: September 11, 2020 5:07 PM to October 7, 2020 8:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Learning online can be hard for everyone, especially young children. Since March we've explored how to make the online medium as interactive as possible for our young leaners.
Oct
8 Thu
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Fostering Wonder for Educators

Washington, DC
United States
Show at 3:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $40.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT Public Onsale: August 6, 2020 8:14 PM to October 8, 2020 3:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Children are born with a sense of wonder, but how, as educators, can we foster their natural curiosity, and use it to create engaging learning environments? Through hands on activities, discussion, and examples, participants will practice using language that fosters inquiry, and explore how to structure learning experiences that follows and fosters children's curiosity.
Oct
10 Sat

Sampler Day: Preschool

Washington, DC
United States
Show at 9:00 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $0.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: September 17, 2020 12:00 PM to October 10, 2020 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Not sure what to expect from a virtual family experience involving Smithsonian objects? Join us for a 30-minute free sample class to see what our sessions are all about.
Oct
10 Sat

Sampler Day: Preschool

Washington, DC
United States
Show at 10:00 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $0.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: September 17, 2020 12:00 PM to October 10, 2020 10:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Not sure what to expect from a virtual family experience involving Smithsonian objects? Join us for a 30-minute free sample class to see what our sessions are all about.
Oct
10 Sat

Sampler Day: Early Elementary

Washington, DC
United States
Show at 2:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $0.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: September 17, 2020 12:00 PM to October 10, 2020 2:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Not sure what to expect from a virtual family experience involving Smithsonian objects? Join us for a 30-minute free sample class to see what our sessions are all about.
Oct
10 Sat

Sampler Day: Early Elementary

Washington, DC
United States
Show at 3:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $0.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: September 17, 2020 12:00 PM to October 10, 2020 3:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Not sure what to expect from a virtual family experience involving Smithsonian objects? Join us for a 30-minute free sample class to see what our sessions are all about.
Oct
10 Sat

Sampler Day: Early Elementary

Washington, DC
United States
Show at 4:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $0.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: September 17, 2020 12:00 PM to October 10, 2020 4:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Not sure what to expect from a virtual family experience involving Smithsonian objects? Join us for a 30-minute free sample class to see what our sessions are all about.
Oct
14 Wed
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Building Community Virtually

Washington, DC
United States
Show at 8:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $7.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: September 11, 2020 5:04 PM to October 14, 2020 8:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Building relationships among children, faculty, and caregivers is essential to our practice, but being virtual has made that more challenging. We'll discuss strategies to foster a strong community while physically apart.
Oct
19 Mon
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Learning Through Objects

Washington, DC
United States
3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
ADULT: $300.00

TICKET SALE DATES
ADULT Public Onsale: August 11, 2020 2:25 PM to November 2, 2020 6:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Museums are for everyone, even the very young! This interactive workshop will be presented as a five part series over the course of two weeks and will explore the many benefits of using community spaces for learning. Participants will gain a robust toolkit for engaging young children in objects and artwork while building critical learning skills.

October 19th, 21st, 26th, 28th & November 2nd
3:30-6pm

The Museum Connection: A Field Guide for Educators of Children 4 - 7 years

Washington, DC
United States
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
BOOK: $17.95

TICKET SALE DATES
BOOK Public Onsale: February 26, 2020 3:00 PM to December 31, 2020 12:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
This field guide introduces young children to the wonder of museums through art and objects. It offers a unique perspective for exploring concepts with children.

Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center l Special Events

10th St. & Constitution Ave. Nw
Washington, DC
United States