2021 Wee Wonder Virtual Play Program
A digital multi-sensory adventure!
Ages 3 – 6
Each week features virtual story times + themed Grab-and-Go Kit full of projects, supplies, and ideas to do at home!
Two Interactive Story Times will be offered online each week, live on Zoom, to enhance your child’s learning! Led by our experienced educators, each Story Time will feature a new story, songs, movement activities, and some guided play with show’n tell with your virtual classmates.
Our weekly Grab-and-Go Kits include project instructions in English & Spanish and materials to complete 2 hands-on art projects and 1 science/STEM project with your wee one at home. Each Kit also contains a sensory play item (like play-doh, slime, or moldable sand), several themed coloring pages, and ideas for more fun & easy home-based projects!
Mondays - Kit pickups (see locations and times below)
Tuesday & Thursday Live Virtual Programming
$25 for Two Interactive Story Times + Kit | **Discount for Museum Members**
~ Scholarships Available! ~
(Pick your story time)
- 9 am – 9:45 am: English
- 10 am – 10:45 am: Spanish
Every week is NEW – join at any time!
Week of Jan. 18th – 21st: Choo! Choo! It’s Train Time
Calling all Conductors! Make a Shape Train, carry cargo with cartons, and get on track with train experiments!
~ Pick up kit on Monday, Jan. 18th ~
Story Times on Tuesday & Thursday (Jan. 19th & 21st)
Week of Jan. 25th – 28th: Time to Fly! Airplanes & Helicopters
Let your imagination soar with sky painting, paper airplanes and copter making!
~ Pickup kit on Monday, Jan. 25th ~
Story Times on Tuesday & Thursday (Jan. 26th & 28th)
Week of Feb. 1st – 4th: Furry Friend Fun! All About Pets
Make the best of "ruff" times by painting with paws, growing your own chia pet and learning more about your favorite animal friends!
~ Pick up kit on Monday, Feb. 1st ~
Story Times on Tuesday & Thursday (Feb. 2nd & 4th)
Week of Feb. 8th – 11th: I Heart You, Valentine!
Let’s celebrate all that "wee" love! Craft paper heart people, design a LOVEly necklace, and discover love in a bottle!
~ Pick up kit on Monday, Feb.8th ~
Story Times on Tuesday & Thursday (Feb. 9th & 11th)
Week of Feb. 15th – 18th: Firefighting Superheroes!
Holy smokes! Become a firefighter in a costume you craft, climb to new heights through STEM projects, and save the day at story time!
~ Pickup kit on Monday, Feb.15th ~
Story Times on Tuesday & Thursday (Feb. 16th & 18th)
Week of Feb. 22nd – 25th: Community Helpers to the Rescue!
Explore who cares in our community! Fix boo boos with band-aids like a nurse, use fingerprint science like a police officer, and stamp a surprise like a postal worker!
~Pick up kit on Monday, Feb. 22nd ~
Story Times on Tuesday & Thursday (Feb. 23rd & 25th)
Week of Mar. 1st – 4th: Dr. Seuss, on the Loose!
Celebrate Dr. Seuss with the Wees! Explore Oobleck, green eggs and, truffula trees!
~Pick up your kit on Monday Mar. 1st ~
Story Times on Tuesday & Thursday (Mar. 2nd & Mar.4th)
Week of Mar. 8th & 11th: Bleep, Blop, Boop: Robot Reboot!
Get in gear with robot fun! Draw with metallic crayons, go nuts with hardware and move metal with magnets!
~Pick up your kit on Monday Mar. 8th~
Story Times on Tuesday & Thursday (Mar. 9th & Mar. 11th)
Week of Mar. 16th & 18th: Ocean Adventures
Dive into discovering the deep! Jiggle your jellyfish, paint with sea sponges, and conduct salty water experiments!
~Pick up your kit on Monday Mar. 15th~
Story Times on Tuesday & Thursday (Mar. 16th & Mar. 18th)
PICKUP TIMES & LOCATIONS:
Choose when/where you'd like to pick up your Grab-and-Go Activity Kit each Monday!
- 9 am – 10 am at the Santa Fe Children's Museum
- 9 am – 10 am at the Southside Public Library
- 5 pm – 6 pm at the Santa Fe Children's Museum
- 5 pm – 6 pm at the Southside Public Library
**Alternative arrangements may be made if none of the pickup times are possible**
For more fun, register for more than one!
Program Refund Policy:
Due to the nature of this program, refunds are unavailable unless the story time is canceled by Museum staff. The registration fee will be used as a donation during this time.
If finances are an issue: Apply for a Wee Wonders Program Scholarship
If you are experiencing challenges due to COVID-19 in maintaining safe and secure housing, nutritional food, reliable utilities and transportation and access to health insurance, resources may be available at santafenm.gov/connect or sharenm.org.
Families depend on the generosity of community donors and partners to help their child(ren) attend our COVID-safe camps and programs. Help to ensure all children are able to experience the adventures we offer
Contribute to our scholarship fund
Laurie Kornely, Museum Early Childhood Educator