This BLACK FRIDAY, CYBER MONDAY, and throughout the year, we hope you will make your purchases through Amazon Smile. Amazon donates a percentage of every dollar spent to an organization of your choice. And November 28th, please consider sharing your time, talent or treasure with the Discovery Museum or a local nonprofit in celebration of #GivingTuesday. Best wishes for a wonderful Thanksgiving!


Weekly Programs

Nov. 22: Preschool Patrol

These turkey pine cones will make the perfect decoration for your Thanksgiving table. Make some at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 23: Happy Thanksgiving!

We will be closed Thursday, Nov. 23. See you again on Friday! The Discovery Museum is so thankful for its wonderful patrons and partners!

Fit Friday

Nov. 24: Fit Friday


Did you stuff yourself over Thanksgiving? Burn some calories playing the Stuff the Turkey game at 11 a.m. or 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 25: Science Saturday

Explore the world of STEAM with a fun leaf rubbing experiment at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 26: Sunday Funday

People of all ages love emoji! Make emoji art from noon to 4 p.m.

Sunday Funday

Nov. 28: Tuesday Tales 

Big or small, similar or different-looking, there are all kinds of families. Read about them in Shelley Rotner & Sheila M. Kelly’s “Families.” Read with us at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Nov. 29: Preschool Patrol

What does your family tree look like? Show us with this colorful art project at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

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Photo of the Week

We got into the crafting spirit on Super Hero Fitness Day!

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Our Contact Information
Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum Newletters
705 S McClelland St
Santa Maria, CA 93454
(805) 928-8414