Tuesdays @ 2 - June Events

6/5/2018 to 6/26/2018 | Missouri State Museum | Jefferson City, MO

From June 5 through Aug. 14, 2018, the Missouri State Museum is hosting a fun twist on summer programming. "Tuesdays @ 2" is a series of interactive programs exploring various aspects of Missouri's cultural and natural history, specifically focused on age groups 8 to 12 years using activity-based programming. For similar-themed programming for younger children, please see our regular "Learning @ 11" programs for age groups 4 to 7. Click here to read the news release.

June themes are:
  • June 5:  Now and Then
    Technology today is leaps and bounds from that of our grandparents. We're always looking for ways to do things better, faster and easier. Come see some common things that have changed between now and "back then."
  • June 12:  Bears Where?  Bears in the Capitol!
    There are three bears in the Missouri State Seal. If you look closely, you'll also see bears all over the Capitol building. Learn about how grizzlies became a symbol of Missouri. Then, go on a bear hunt inside the Capitol!
  • June 19:  Lead Mining in Missouri
    Miners have worked in Missouri mines for more than 300 years! Join us to learn about the underground world of mines and how they impact neighboring communities.
  • June 26:  What's the Buzz about Bees?
    Learn what the buzz is about bees that live near you. How do you tell them apart? What makes them so special?
Program time: 2 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
First Floor, State Capitol, 201 W. Capitol, Jefferson City, MO | (573) 751-2854

Associated activities

  • Interpretive Programs