Have you been to The Sandbox Interactive Children’s Museum on Hilton Head Is. lately?
Spring 2016 is a great time go as the Sandbox has a lot going on!
Located just off Pope Avenue on the south end of Hilton Head Island (about a 60 min. drive from Savannah), this interactive museum provides a unique place for educational play between children and their parents, grandparents or caregivers.
Little ones from ages infant to eight will be captivated by the fun filled play centers and engaging activities.
Upcoming March Events
Save the Date for Easter EGGstravaganza: Sun. March 20, 2016, 2-5PM
EGGstra! EGGstra! Easter all about it!
Looking for an Easter event that’s more than just plastic eggs and candy?
Come out and play at an Easter EGGs-travaganza.
Join The Sandbox for a family-friendly event guaranteed to fill your Easter basket (feel free to bring your own, bags will be available)with fabulous and fun.
In addition to an outdoor (indoor if rain) Easter egg hunt (2:30PM and 4PM), there will be a bounce house (weather permitting), face painting, take-home arts and crafts, interactive exhibits, games inside and out, cookie decorating.
Space and activities will be limited in the event of inclement weather (coupons not valid for this special event)
Event admission: $5 for members, $10 for non-members. Military and senior discounts available.
Learn more here.
March 4, 5:30-7:30pm
Free Family Fun Night!
Made Possible by The Bargain Box
Free Admission to the museum, light refreshments, face-painting, Bounce House (weather permitting), arts and crafts and more. March is Pirate Night! Come dressed as a pirate & give your best “Ahoy Matey!”.
Scavenger hunt, eye patches and chocolate gold coins.
Back again, an edible Cupcake Cone Swords (for the first 75 children)!
Learn more here.
Story time followed by a related craft. Included in admission. Sign up at front desk.
Learn more here.
Discover. Imagine.Grow. (DIG) School Readiness Program
Now being offered on Thursdays @ the Hilton Head Head Public Library 12:30PM-1:30PM
Through May 19, 2016 (no program Spring Break, April 14)
For children 3½-5 years of age
Stop by the children’s desk at the Library or call 843.255.6529 to reserve your space today.
Hilton Head Island Public Library
11 Beach City Rd
(Made possible by The Long Cove Club Community Endowment Fund)
Coming Soon: A Brand New Exhibit The “Island Grocery Checkout”
In Island Grocery where everything is child-sized (even the grocery carts), children will be able to explore an environment that mimics the real thing. Shelves will be filled with play food products that range from lemons to ketchup to cereal. Follow the food chain.
The active process of shopping for food challenges young learners to develop and apply math skills including sorting, classifying, calculations and the use of money, as well as concepts related to health and nutrition.
Custom Built especially for The Sandbox by Science Kinetics.
Sponsorship opportunities are available.
Sandbox Interactive Children’s Museum hours
Tues-Sat: 10-5 September thru March, May
Monday: Closed but open Mondays 10-5 April, June thru August
18A Pope Ave, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
Daily rates & membership rates here.
The Sandbox Children’s Museum, 18-A Pope Avenue, next to St. Andrew’s by the Sea United Methodist Church, Hilton Head Is., 29928 www.thesandbox.org The Sandbox Children’s Museum is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser
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