MMKIDS Wacky Science with Mad Science

Mad Science presents Wacky Science

WHEN: Wednesday, April 24th

TIME: 1:00 pm

WHERE: Monmouth Museum

  • Learn what a polymer is

  • Watch an audience participant make a giant batch of slime

  • Be amazed as the Mad Scientist melts the Wicked Witch of the West

  • Learn about static electricity

  • Audience participants will touch the Van de Graaff for a hair raising experience

  • Experience amazing dry ice demonstrations

$15 Early Bird Deadline – April 12th
$18 After April 12th
$15 Museum Members always

For more information or to make a reservation, call Jane Eisenberg at 732-224-2640 or email

Mad Science

The Majestic Tree – Investigate, Create, Collaborate!

Visiting Artist- Stacey Pritchard

Children’s Workshop ages 7-12

Friday April 26, 2019

11:00-12:30 AND, 2:00-3:30

$22.00 non-members

$20.00 Museum members

Workshop Description- Calling all young artists! Celebrate Arbor Day by learning how trees grow. Investigate the different types of trees that grow here in Monmouth County.  We will then decorate twig tree crowns with different leaf shapes and colors we create. Wearing our crowns, we will pair up and create shadow drawings of ourselves as trees. The workshop will culminate in a group street mural, a larger chalk drawing in the museum’s Art and Nature Center of all of us as trees creating a temporary group mural! Children must be accompanied by a chaperone, one chaperone per child/group.


Girls Night Out Bingo, Bags & Bites

Thursday, May 9th
6:00 – 9:00 pm

10 Games of Bingo
Hand Bag Prizes

Light dinner and drinks in the Main Gallery
at the Monmouth Museum

$45 Museum Members, $50 Non-Members
includes 5 Bingo Boards (additional boards for sale)

Purchase your ticket here by May 1, 2019
or for more information call Helen Brown 732-224-1993, email:

Bingo, Bags & Bites Girls Night Out
Seat Me With

Visible Mending: The Japanese Art of Functional Embroidery

Join Visiting Artist: Kate Eggleston
Monday, May 13, 2019
10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Main Gallery

Visible Mending! Instead of throwing away a beloved shirt or a well-worn hand towel, learn how to decoratively fix a hole or a rip by repairing it. Boro translated means “ragged,” is the Japanese tradition of using small stitches known as functional embroidery, to mend clothing and fabric. All levels welcome – previous sewing experience not required.

Participants must bring an item of clothing or cloth that has a rip or hole in it that needs repair. All other basic materials are included. This workshop is for ages 13 to adult.

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Visible Mending

For more information and to make a reservation contact Lenora at 732-224-1992

MMKIDS Magic Show with George the Magician

Friday, June 14th
6:00 – 7:00 pm

Puppet Show
Magic Show
Bubble Show
Snow Storm

Early Bird Price $15
After June 7th, $18
All tickets at the door, $18

For tickets or more information call Jane at 732-224-2640 or email

Magic Show June

Indigo Shibori Bandanas: Japanese Resist Dyeing

Join Visiting Artist: Kate Eggleston
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
10:30 am – 12:30 pm

Main Gallery

Workshop Description: Discover the beauty of indigo! Participants will produce an array of designs on a large bandana by binding, folding, anc clamping the fabric using Japanese Shibori methods. This workshop is for ages teen to adult. Please dress in cloths that can be stained permanently.

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Indigo Shibori Bandanas

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