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Pancake Breakfast and Maple Sugaring Celebration

Feb 28, 2015

Visit the various discovery stations hosted by Tyler educators to learn how sap is turned into maple syrup, then take a turn tapping a tree for a hands-on experience. The breakfast is all-you-can-eat pancakes and sausage. Hot coffee, hot cocoa and other beverages will be served.

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Marian Anderson: An African American First

Feb 28, 2015

Guided tours the explore contributions and struggles, biography and family connections of Marian Anderson, a highly successful African American Victor artist.

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Pirates and Princesses Day

Feb 28, 2015

Learning becomes a hilarious adventure with a Magic Princess show from PTM's favorite magician Tom McDonnell, themed puppet shows, dance parties, games and crafts. FREE with museum admission.

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Improv Class

Feb 28, 2015 - Feb 28, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Saturday.

In this fast-paced class, young performers use their imaginations to create characters and tell stories while thinking on their feet. Timing and teamwork are a few of the skills they'll learn as they explore fun and quirky improv games. The perfect opportunity for "class clowns" to harness their talent and learn ensemble skills.

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'Geocaching' Boy Scout Merit Badge

Feb 28, 2015

Join Education Director/BSA Merit Badge Counselor Jeff Hoagland for this workshop, designed to help Boy Scouts earn the ‘Geocaching’ merit badge. Learn about navigating the natural terrain utilizing a GPS unit and discover some geocaches on the Watershed Reserve. Registration is by individual Boy Scout, not troop. GPS unit required; a limited number may be available for...

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Body Worlds: Animal Inside Out

Feb 28, 2015 - Apr 12, 2015

Did you know that a bull’s heart is five times larger than a human heart? That chickens can travel up to 9 miles an hour? Embark on an anatomical safari and explore the intricate biology, zoology and physiology of the world’s most spectacular creatures—large and small. From goats to giraffes, squids to sharks, and octopuses to ostriches, see how intricate the blood...

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Wildlife in Winter: Part 2

Feb 28, 2015

Return to Bucktoe for part II of the nature walk series focused on camouflage and other methods of winter survival. What types of wildlife can you spot?

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Children's Saturday Movie Matinees

Feb 28, 2015 - Aug 23, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Saturday.

Kids can enjoy a family-friendly movie matinee every week. The schedule is as follows: 7/26: Muppets Take Manhattan 8/2: Muppets from Space 8/9: Zookeeper 8/16: Planet 51 8/23: Stuart Little

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A Little Bit of Everything: Saturday Morning Workshop Series for Kids

Feb 28, 2015 - May 2, 2015

This event occurs weekly on Saturday.

Kids create fun, exciting projects that explore painting, drawing, mixed media, book arts and sculpture.

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Macy's Family Fun Day: Trains!

Feb 28, 2015

During this family-friendly exploration of the art, history and culture of people from the African Diaspora, discover the important role trains played in African American life. Learn the facts, fiction and fun of the rails through music, storytelling, arts and crafts.  

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