Saturday July 7 and Sunday July 8, 2012
Make some noise! Try your hand at mixing music, play a grand piano, and construct your own musical instrument. Create fun sound effects at a storytelling session, and discover the many sounds that surround you at the Museum. Don't miss this musical adventure.
Music Fun Lab
Saturday — 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Sunday — 1:00 p.m.
Learn how to mix and record music in this fun hands-on workshop.
Scavenger Hunt — Sounds of the Museum
Discover the Museum with your ears! Listen to the sounds that surround you as you take part in this musical quest. Enter for a chance to win a $35 gift certificate to Scientique, the Museum's boutique.
Showcase your musical talent. Try your hand at playing piano in an unexpected setting — the Museum's Locomotive Bay.
Storytelling: Punk Farm
12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
When the farmer has gone to bed, all of the farm animals prepare for a big show. Pick up an instrument and join the Punk Farm band.
Craft — Make a Musical Instrument
Turn ordinary household items into remarkable musical instruments.
Instruments for Little Fingers
How better to fall in love with a musical instrument than to try it out for yourself? A variety of instruments is at your disposal — pick one up and try to play a tune.