Workshops

December 2018

12/21
Friday
Winter Wonderland Cabin Making Workshop
12/21/2018
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Design and decorate your own wooden cabin during this messy, festive workshop. Add snowy roofing, decorate each cozy room, and make figures and creatures to live in your creation. Cabin measures approximately 14 x 16 x 5 inches. $30 per wooden cabin (members receive a 10% discount). To register, call 207-828-1234, stop by the front desk, or visit kitetails.org
Ideal for ages 2-102.

12/22
Saturday
Hand-Make a Holiday Gift
12/22/2018
3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Design, craft, and paint your very own gifts for the loved ones in your life. Choose from zippy wooden cars and trains, glittering mussel shells and Maine-themed ornaments, twinkling firefly tea lights, ferocious wooden dinosaurs, and much more. Each gift is $3 or $5, depending on size and includes ribbons, custom wrapping paper, and a tag. (Members receive a 10% discount.) To register, call 207-828-1234, stop by the front desk, or visit kitetails.org

12/23
Sunday
Mood Mud: Holiday Themed Color-Changing Playdough
12/23/2018
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Measure and mix a batch of your own thermochromic playdough; it changes color thanks to the heat of your hands. $8/batch (Museum & Theatre members receive a 10% discount). To register, stop by the front desk, call 207-828-1234 or visit kitetails.org

12/27
Thursday
Theatre Thursday Workshop
12/27/2018
9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Spend a morning behind the scenes of Main Stage Production, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. Play theatre games, meet the cast of Alexander, and attend the show with new and old friends. Designed for ages 5-9. $30 per child, includes a ticket to the 11am Main Stage Performance (members receive a 10% discount). To register, call 207-828-1234, stop by the front desk, or visit kitetails.org

12/28
Friday
Animal Art Workshop with Sparks Ark
12/28/2018
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Taking inspiration from the Museum & Theatre's live animals, create a print of your favorite creature-- real or imagined! Then, attend Sparks Ark Live Animal Show and meet animals like fuzzy chinchillas, a fox, or an owl! Designed for ages 5-9. $30 per child, includes a ticket to Sparks Ark Live Animal Show and all materials (members receive a 10% discount).To register, call 207-828-1234, stop by the front desk, or visit kitetails.org

Registration coming soon!

January 2019

1/12
Saturday
Beeswax Candle Making
01/12/2019
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Experience the age-old technique of candle making during this hands-on workshop. Learn how to trim and tie a wick, then create your own candle by dipping a wick into beeswax. $8/candle (Museum & Theatre members receive 10% discount). To register, 207-828-1234, visit kitetails.org or stop by the front desk. Ideal for ages 3 and up.
1/13
Sunday
Mood Mud: Color-Changing Playdough
01/13/2019
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Measure and mix a batch of your own thermochromatic playdough that changes color with the heat of your hands. A perfect experiment to explore heat and how it moves! $8 (Museum & Theatre members receive a 10% discount). Register online, call (207) 828-1234, or stop by the front desk.

1/19
Saturday
Mood Mud: Color-Changing Playdough
01/19/2019
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Measure and mix a batch of your own thermochromatic playdough that changes color with the heat of your hands. A perfect experiment to explore heat and how it moves! $8 (Museum & Theatre members receive a 10% discount). Register online, call (207) 828-1234, or stop by the front desk.

Registration coming soon!
1/20
Sunday
Mood Mud: Color-Changing Playdough
01/20/2019
11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Measure and mix a batch of your own thermochromatic playdough that changes color with the heat of your hands. A perfect experiment to explore heat and how it moves! $8 (Museum & Theatre members receive a 10% discount). Register online, call (207) 828-1234, or stop by the front desk.

Tickets coming soon!
1/21
Monday
Sparks Ark Live Animal Show
01/21/2019
10:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Join wildlife rehabilitator Josh Sparks to meet some truly amazing live animals and hear some awesome stories of animal rescue. Past animal presentations have included a fuzzy chinchilla, an owl, and a Fennec fox! Reservations highly recommended. $6/person plus admission. For tickets, register online, call (207) 828-1234, or stop by the front desk.

Tickets coming soon!
1/21
Monday
Sparks Ark Live Animal Show
01/21/2019
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Join wildlife rehabilitator Josh Sparks to meet some truly amazing live animals and hear some awesome stories of animal rescue. Past animal presentations have included a fuzzy chinchilla, an owl, and a Fennec fox! Reservations highly recommended. $6/person plus admission. For tickets, register online, call (207) 828-1234, or stop by the front desk.

Tickets coming soon!
1/26
Saturday
Superhero Cape Making Workshop
01/26/2019
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Are you a hero in need of a cape? Join us to design and create your own superhero cape during this hands-on, messy workshop. Choose from a variety of base colors and measure it to fit just right. Then, design your own emblem to make your cape unique to your superpower. $14/cape (Museum & Theatre members receive a 10% discount). To register, call 207-828-1234, visit kitetails.org, or stop by the front desk today.

Tickets coming soon!