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Uncle Carl’s Camp: Behind the Mask 1

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

June 17-21, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. | Age: 6 to 8 (Completed Grade K-2) Who in the world wears masks? Explore cultures that make masks and the kinds of ceremonies where people wear masks. Learn about Native American, African, Central American and Asian mask traditions. Campers will use a variety of materials to create masks. Registration […]

Uncle Carl’s Camp: Behind the Mask 2

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

June 24-28, 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m. | 9 to 12 (Completed Grade 3-6) Campers will explore cultures that make masks and the ceremonies of those cultures. Native American traditions and the influence of African cultures on today’s American celebrations, such as Mardi Gras in New Orleans, will provide ideas for mask making projects. Campers will create […]

First Saturday Bird Walk

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

Our First Saturday Bird Walks depart from the kiosk in the museum parking lot for a mile-and-a-half hike through Chisholm Park and along Sand Creek Trail. Be prepared for some unpaved/steep terrain and summer weather. Binoculars and a bird book are recommended but not required. Children accompanied by an adult are welcome but should be […]

Uncle Carl’s Camp: Farm Animals at the Museum

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

July 8-12, 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m. | Age: 6 to 8 (Completed Grade K-2) Jump into farm life with Farm Animals at the Museum! Students will learn all about goats, chickens, sheep, cows, and pigs through activities that include art, literature, music, and games. Real life farm animals will visit the museum each day, and there […]

Uncle Carl’s Camp: Prairie Animal Pals

Kauffman Museum 27th & Main St., North Newton, KS, United States

July 15-19, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. | ge: 4 and 5 (Not Yet in Kindergarten) Come on a Prairie Pals adventure with us! We will find surprises all around as we learn about animals that make their homes on the prairie. We’ll discover animals that poke their heads out of the ground, animals that fly in […]