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Open Daily inside the Capitola Mall, 1855 41st Ave., Suite C-10, Capitola. Our hours are: Mon. to Fri. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sun. 12 - 5 p.m. Admission: $8 for Adults, $5 for Children, Free for children under 1!


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Newest @ MOD

Micronauts, Back by Popular Demand

Micronauts at the MOD Many of us worry where the future will take us.    So, here’s a thought:  if our kids are OK, the future

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The Lemonade Workshop

Just in time for your summertime lemonade stands…join us for a hands-on lemonade workshop!  We’ll squeeze lemons, stir up a variety of lemonade recipes, and

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Story-making Workshop

Story Making Workshop at MOD Thursdays, June 15th (11 am) and June 29th (10.30 am) Make your own story at MOD! Bring your child – toddlers

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