- ArtNight Pasadena
Friday, March 14, 6:00 to 10:00 pm - Enjoy a performance from Rhythm Child and learn mural painting techniques in the Mobile Mural Lab. Tinker and design with circuits and electronics in the new Imagination Workshop and continue to build creatively throughout the museum.
- Spring Camp - Arroyo Adventures
Monday, March 17 to Friday, March 21 - Explore the Kidspace Gardens, go on an insect hunt, visit with a Kidspace Critter up-close and personal, test water, get wet, and create art inspired by the natural world around us. The camp will conclude with a hike through the nearby Pasadena Arroyo to explore the natural environment. Learn more.
- Member Night
Friday, March 21 @ 5-8:00pm - Members will kick off Kidspace’s 18th Annual Caterpillar Adoption Days and be first to adopt a caterpillar during an exclusive members-only evening to include butterfly wing & antennae making, cookie decorating, face painting, crafts, and a chance to win prizes in a members-only raffle. The night will conclude with “Rumbling Rhythms”, a special interactive percussive experience by Kidspace’s very own Mr. Alan Bruni in the Stone Hollow Amphitheater. Members receive 15% off caterpillars and store merchandise. Learn more.
- Bug Fair
Saturday, March 22 to Sunday, March 23 - Celebrate the wonderful world of bugs! Chat with a bug specialist, adopt your own insect or arachnid, and participate in a variety of bug related activities! Don’t forget to sign up for the wormy composting workshop! Learn more.
- Caterpillar Adoption Days
Saturday, March 22 to Sunday, May 4 - Witness the life cycle of a Painted Lady Butterfly by adopting a caterpillar in the Busy Bee Learning Store. For $4, receive a caterpillar, its food and care guide, as well as the adoption certificate to name your caterpillar. Draw each stage of metamorphosis on your life cycle observation sheet and then release your adult butterfly into the natural world. Caterpillar Adoption Days run from March 22nd through May 4th while supplies last. Also, join us for Kidspace’s Grand Butterfly Release on May 3rd & 4th! Be sure to visit kidspacemuseum.org during Adoption Days for caterpillar information and availability.