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Penguin Awareness Day

Saturday, January 20 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Put on your black and white attire and waddle into Pretend City. Penguin Awareness Day is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about this animal from Antarctica.

Activity Times:   Morning Activities: Music & Movement @ 11:00am

Afternoon Activities: Growing Up Great Game @ 3:30pm

  • Art Studio Sessions: Paper Plate Penguins > Today in the Art Studio, children will make penguins using the contrasting colors of black and white using paper plates and black paint.
  • Music & Movement (11:00am): Penguin Pokey > Put your right wing in and your right wing out as we do the penguin waddle and turn ourselves about!
  • Growing Up Great Game (3:30pm): Penguin Waddle Races > Waddle like penguins over the pretend ice and slide down our pretend ice slides in this winter themed obstacle course race fit for a penguin.

Grown-up Tip: Make a fun penguin puppet from home using recycled materials! Find the instructions here!

RSVP:    Not required

Fee:    Included with museum admission

Purchase Pretend City Admission Tickets


Saturday, January 20
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Pretend City Children’s Museum
29 Hubble
Irvine, CA 92618 United States
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*Activities are subject to change and limited to availability.