Springfield Museums Events April
School Vacation: Puppet Festival
April 25th, 10:00 am - 5:00 pmGeneral Museum Event
Most activities are FREE with museum admission
SPECIAL PERFORMANCES & DEMONSTRATIONS
Puppet Walkabout by Caravan Puppets, 11 am-12:30 pm
A menagerie of puppets large and small stroll the museum galleries, sharing informal performances and delighting visitors.
Crabgrass Puppets presents Jack & the Beanstalk, 1 pm
A hilarious retelling of the tallest of tales is full of fun and loaded with laughs. This innovative and exciting production is a feat of visuals and sound, with a stunning stage, beautiful puppets, a rhyme-spouting giant, a growing beanstalk and a delightful musical score. Seating is limited.
- Design Your Own Animal Hand Puppet, 11 am-3 pm
- Family Science Adventures, 11 am-2 pm
- Make a Chinese Dragon Puppet in the Art Discovery Center, Noon-3:45 pm
- Seymour Planetarium, 11:15, noon, 1 & 2 pm (additional fee)
School vacation week programs are sponsored by the Irene E. & George A. Davis Foundation.
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