Join us in celebrating the holiday season this weekend at Scott Family Amazeum! On Shop Small Saturday, Curiosity Corner, the Amazeum’s museum store, will be hosting local artists and makers from all over Northwest Arkansas to showcase their products. On November 26th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Shop Small Saturday will have several local entrepreneurs with incredible maker-made products available for you to shop.
From September 15th to October 15th, Hispanic Heritage Month is a national month-long celebration that is observed in the United States to highlight the contributions, achievements, cultures and histories of Hispanic and Latinx Americans. By participating, we can educate ourselves and recognize the creativity and curiosity in different cultures within our own communities.
The summertime is the perfect time for making your crafty ideas come to life! Does your child love crafty projects in their spare time? Tactile activities and experimentation with different textiles are great ways to expand your child’s creativity. Help them grow in confidence when it comes to hands-on projects by combining materials to create amaZING things! The variety of textiles aren’t limited to just fabrics, textiles include any kind of material that can be manipulated into another object. This summer, explore different kinds of textiles and get creative with a do-it-yourself project!
Is your child fascinated with knights, castles and quests? Imagination and fantasy are important aspects of a child’s social and cognitive development. Whimsical fairytales and tales of chivalry are the perfect tool for sparking creativity and imagination. The Medieval ages cover 1000 years of history, from the fall of the Roman Empire to the rise of the Ottoman Empire. This summer, use activities to travel back in time to explore this exciting period in history!
The summertime is the perfect time to enjoy the outdoors! Is your child fascinated with all things nature? During the warm summer months, take some time to explore the environment around you and discover why it is important to protect it. There are a ton of outdoor activities around the Scott Family Amazeum, as well as fun ways to learn how to help protect our environment.