Preschoolers will hear stories and make a craft at this free program at the Missouri History Museum. Storytelling program themes in September include Weather Watchers, Hoppin' Bunnies, Color Expolsion, and Hello Fall! Themes in October include Farm Friends, Nautical Adventure, Number Fun, Starry Night and Day of the Dead.
Storytelling at the Museum engages the youngest visitors and their families in historic objects and introduces them to a museum setting in a fun way using traditional and contemporary story books. Children will also enjoy hands-on crafts and other activities.
Each 45-minute session is free and recommended for children ages 2-5. Adults are welcome with children.
10:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
In the History Clubhouse at the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park. Free.
More information: mohistory.org
Visit the James S. McDonnell Planetarium in Forest Park for star shows for all ages. Show are hourly on the half hour and include a 30-minute Planetarium show in the Orthwein StarBay and a self-guided tour of the Boeing Space Station after the show.