Jan. 11, 2013
Catch ‘Em All
Love Pokemon? Want to learn to play? Join the Carthage Pokemon League for a fun night of training pocket monsters. No experience or cards needed, but feel free to bring yours. We’ll also make fun crafts based on the popular game.
Jan. 18, 2013
JUMP UP! Family Music
JUMP UP! Family Music comes to Family Fun Night. Families will sing, dance, move around, and learn a little something. Singer Dana McCarthy brings his original songs and lots of fun to the Family Fun Night stage. This event is excellent for children under the age of 10, but all are welcome to join the fun. For more info, visit: http://www.jumpupfamilymusic.com/
Jan. 25, 2013
Let Freedom Ring
Martin Luther King, Jr. made America a better place for all people when he and his followers embraced nonviolence and used peaceful demonstration as a way to make positive change. We’ll celebrate MLK Day by learning about this great man, learning Civil Rights and slave songs with local musician Brent Mitchell, creating decorations for our Peace Tree, and other interactive activities.
Feb. 1, 2013
Learn how to make a headband out a t-shirt, cartoon yourself, and craft to your heart’s content. A great night for all ages!
Feb. 15, 2013
Our Seuss-A-Thon is mere weeks away, but we’re getting the party started early. Enjoy this all-ages event featuring readings, crafts, silly games and a visit from Thing 1 and Thing 2!
Feb. 22, 2013
The Neuroscience Club has an amazing night of brain activity for us! See a rat running to understand how scientists learn about the brain and view dissected rat and sheep’s brains, too! We’ll make neurons and learn what they are. Plus, find out why exercise is so important for your brain, not just your body. This is a great night for elementary and middle school ages.
March 1, 2013
Mars Rover Curiosity Discovery
Come learn all about the Mars Rover Curiosity! Build your own model, talk to students who have worked with NASA, and other hands-on activities. A great night geared toward elementary and middle school ages.
March 8, 2013
How DOES the brain work? How do your brain and body work together to help you taste, see, and feel? The Psychology Club will teach us this and more through interactive stations. We’ll have lots of fun experimenting with taste, how our brain interprets instructions, and more. A seriously fun night for all ages!
May 3, 2013
March 14 is Pi Day, so celebrate with us. We’ll have pi(e)-eating contests, make pi jewelry and play lots of fun logic games. Come challenge your brain and play with math like never before!
March 15, 2013
Discover some of the wild animals that live right here in Wisconsin. During this program, we will get up close and personal with all sorts of animals from Wisconsin. We’ll learn why all living things need water and about Great Lakes conservation. Find out how we can protect our own Lake Michigan as well as the animals and their habitats that call Wisconsin home. Note: the animal presentation ends at 7:00pm and will be followed by crafts.
March 22, 2013
Our Business students always have something fun planned for us! Tonight they’ve got two fun projects! Piggy Bank will teach the importance of saving money, the difference between needs and wants, and how to save money. Then we’ll learn about Good Lemons, Bad Lemons. With the help of a Fairly Odd Parents episode, coloring pages, and games, children could make business ethics applicable to their lives.
April 12, 2013
CURE cares for the earth! Come get ready for Earth Day with crafts and other activities. Check our website for activity descriptions.
April 19, 2013
World Book Night Party
World Book Night is April 23! We’ll get ready to celebrate reading with a book party. Get free books, enjoy food, make a t-shirt celebrating your favorite book or why you love to read, and contribute to our I Heart Books video!
April 26, 2013
No Family Fun Night
May 3, 2013
Court of Nobility
Escape to Sherwood Forest with Robin Hood and the Court of Nobility! Wear your best green tights or Maid Marian dress! Learn to make the classic Robin Hood hat, play Pin the Tail on the Donkey (Robin Hood-style!), and learn Olde English dances. Plus face painting and antics by all of your favorite Robin Hood characters!