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Toddlers and their adult companions are invited to a delightful introduction to the world of Thomas Jefferson through interactive stories, engaging activities, crafts and free play.
Held in the Griffin Discovery Room at the Thomas Jefferson Visitor Center. 9:00 to 9:15 is reserved for free play and exploration, with activities from 9:15 to 10:00 am.
Specially designed for children ages 18 months - 4 years and their adult caregivers. Advance registration required. Offered on third Saturdays.
Coming up soon
- August 19: Awesome Astronomy - Look for stars through “telescopes,” make your own starry sky art, and enjoy a story about the Monticello farm animals and a solar eclipse
- September 16: Fantastic Food - Pretend to be a chef, make macaroni art, and enjoy a story about the GIANT cheese sent to President Jefferson in 1801
- October 21: Fascinating Fossils – Hunt for fossils, make your own hand-print “fossil,” and enjoy a (not too) scary story about the prehistoric mastodon bones in Monticello’s Hall