Luma Yoga Classes for Infants,Toddlers, and Young Children now at MOD

We all know the benefits of Yoga, and now Luma Yoga and MOD are making Yoga classes available to infant, toddlers, and young children, and those who care for them. Please contact Luma Yoga for enrollment information.   Luma Yoga: Crawler & Me. For babies on the move! Tuesdays from 9:30

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Coming to MOD: Infant & Toddler Open Learning

Light and Shadows Come and enjoy this fun exploration-based program for infant and toddlers! Your young child will have the opportunity to engage in fascinating explorations of light and shadows. This activity time will be focused on explorations of the properties of light and how elements in the environment can

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Become a MOD Micronaut on Sunday, January 29, 2017

What is really in that pond water?  Where can you find crystals? What do tiny computer circuits look like? Learn the answers to these questions and more when you become a Micronaut. Find out how going tiny can lead to big discoveries. Experience how microscopes and the people who use

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January is Positive Parenting Awareness Month!

  January is Positive Parenting Awareness Month and the Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery is proud to host Triple P, a program of First 5 Santa Cruz County, for a couple of wonderful events. This Thursday, January 12 from 6p- 8p Triple P will present a FREE parenting workshop-

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Modeling Music: The Best Way to Give Your Child a Head Start in Life

Images of pregnant mothers listening to music on their headphones while gently caressing their bellies with a blissful gaze in their eyes abound the Internet and somehow it’s been imprinted in our common parenting consciousness that there is a link between listening to Mozart as a baby’s intelligence or academic

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Night at the Museum Silent Auction

As part of our Night at the Museum fundraiser, we are having a Silent Auction! A number of local companies have generously donated items for our auction. Check over the list here – we know there will be at least a few things on here that you’ll want to bid

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Modarri Car Fun at MOD!

For this week’s Night at the Museum party at the MOD, we’re having a Modarri Car Extravaganza! Back in the winter of 2015, the MOD hosted a very special Modarri Car Event which was one of the most popular special events we’ve ever held. We are very pleased to have

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Imagination Playground Build-a-Thon

Adding to the fun and excitement of this week’s Night at the Museum, we’ll be having a Build-a-Thon with our Imagination Playground! Our Imagination Playground helps kids unlock and explore their creative spirit. For this week’s Night at the Museum, we’re having a special Imagination Playground Build-a-Thon event. We want

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Glenn and Ellen Dunki-Jacobs Perform

Glenn and Ellen Dunki-Jacobs will Perform at the Museum of Discovery during the Night at the Museum! This power duo has planned a fun set of sing-along Children’s songs to get the children (of all ages) engaged and singing along. They’re planning to perform a range of classic kids songs

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Danielle Crook to Perform @ MOD!

We are very excited to announce that Danielle Crook will be a featured musician at the upcoming Night at the Museum! Danielle is a local music educator and voice teacher – but foremost, she’s an extraordinary artist.  She began her career at age five as a garbage-bag clad oyster in

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