Saturday, December 16, 2017
Join us for this festive programming series presented in celebration of special holiday exhibit, Winter Wonderland.
Nature Imprint Ornament
10am – 12pm, Great Hall
Create an ornament unique to you by imprinting natural items onto clay.
10am – 2pm, Great Hall
Enjoy a special visit from Fernbank’s holiday mascot, Santa-saurus.
Winter Wonderland Seek and Find
10am – 5pm, Entry and Upper Levels
Use this self-guided activity as you explore the displays of Winter Wonderland. See if you can match the photos to the displays. A great activity for families.
10:30am – 12:30pm, Naturalist Center
Join Fernbank educators for a variety of winter-themed crafts.
A Charlie Brown Christmas
10:30am and 1:30pm, Frances Wood Wilson Foundation Theater
Get in the holiday spirit with this Peanuts classic as Charlie Brown and friends discover the real meaning of the holiday. (Limited seating)
11:30am, Naturalist Center
Preschoolers will enjoy a story and special activity with a Fernbank educator featuring Hibernation Station by Michelle Meadows and illustrated by Kurt Cyrus.
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
12:30pm, Frances Wood Wilson Foundation Theater
Enjoy Dr. Seuss’ heart-tickling tale featuring a grumpy hermit who hatches a plan to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville. (Limited seating)
Cost: Included with Museum admission and free for members.
Mark your calendars for our next family event, Noon Year's Eve on Sunday, December 31. Advance ticket purchase required.
Winter Wonderland is presented in part by The Nissan Foundation in support of cultural learning.
*Activities subject to change without notice. Films will be presented in Fernbank’s Frances Wood Wilson Foundation Theater and not in the Giant Screen Theater.
Holiday Hours Notice: Fernbank Museum will be closed Thursday, November 23 for Thanksgiving and Monday, December 25 for Christmas. On Sunday, December 31, 2017, Fernbank Museum will open at 12:30pm due to the Museum’s ticketed family event, Noon Year’s Eve. The Giant Screen Theater resumes its normal schedule at 1pm.