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Prairie Tykes


Prairie Tykes 2014
Ages 2-5
$11/member youth ($12/non-member youth)

Prairie Tykes is custom made for little ones and parents or grandparents! Connect one-on-one while you make crafts, dance, sing and take part in the special activity of the day. Sign up for one class or the whole series!

Prairie Tykes is now offered on the second and fourth Thursdays (9:30–11 am) and Fridays (9:30–11 am & 12:30–2:00 pm) of the month!
Children must be accompanied by an adult (at no charge). Reservations required by calling Guest Services at 317.776.6006. 


Teddy Bear Picnic

Thursday, August 7 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, August 8 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, August 8 12:30-2 pm Register Online

Bring your teddy bear out to enjoy the sun. Decorate a frame, and we’ll take a picture of you and your teddy bear to bring home. We will also play historic games.
 

Let's Fly a Kite

Thursday, August 21 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, August 22 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, August 22 12:30-2 pm Register Online

Soar with us as we do some kite crafts and activities.


Wagons Ho!

Thursday, September 11 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, September 12 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, September 12 12:30-2 pm Register Online

The wheels on the wagon go ‘round and ‘round as we hear a tale of pioneers moving west. Sing old songs and, weather permitting, we will take a wagon ride.


Apples, Apples, Apples

Thursday, September 25 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, September 26 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, September 26 12:30-2 pm Register Online

Join us as we do apple activities, create an apple craft and, weather permitting, take a hayride.
 

Pumpkin Patch Parade

Thursday, October 9 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, October 10 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, October 10 12:30-2 pm Register Online

Find a pumpkin in our garden, sample roasted pumpkin seeds and decorate your own craft pumpkin to take home.

Halloween Party

Thursday, October 23 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, October 24 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, October 24 12:30-2 pm Register Online

Wear your favorite costume as we celebrate Halloween. Listen to a Halloween story, make a scary craft, play some spooky games and dance the morning away.

Indiana Indians

Thursday, November 6 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, November 7 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, November 7 12:30-2 pm Register Online

Celebrate Lenape Indian culture by learning about wigwams and Lenape clothing. Make a drum and listen to Indian songs.

Happy Harvest

Thursday, November 20 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, November 21 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, November 21 12:30-2 pm Register Online

Join us for a harvest-time celebration. Grind corn, have a cornbread snack and learn about pioneer foods.

Gingerbread Jamboree

Friday, December 5 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, December 5 12:30-2 pm Register Online

Find out how gingerbread is made, listen to the gingerbread man story, decorate a gingerbread man cookie and meet the gingerbread man.

Holiday Party

Friday, December 12 9:30-11 am Register Online
Friday, December 12 12:30-2 pm Register Online

Enjoy a holiday story and make a fun holiday decoration to take home. Dance with our special guest, Santa!