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Way to Play Day, A Package of Learning!

Friday, November 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Friday, November 8: Way to Play Day   

This month at our Way to Play Day, we’re focusing on fine motor skills! Join us as our guides highlight how to make playtime in the museum more educational! We will also be offering FREE developmental screenings, hearing screenings, and dental screenings brought to you by our Good To Go team! 

Exhibit Focus: Post Office Developmental Goal: Fine Motor Skills 
Hourly Guided Play Scenarios in the from 10:30am-2:30pm 

Time: 10:00a.m. – 3:00p.m.; Way to Play Days occur on the 2nd Friday of every month 

Good To Go From Head To Toe, Pretend City’s child development initiative, together with our play partners, are here to assist you with: 

  • Parenting resources: Connecting families to developmental, behavioral, learning, parenting, educational and support services.   
  • ASQ Developmental Check-ups from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm: Assess speech, motor, cognitive and social areas (first come, first served; limited spaces available). This month’s ASQ Screening performed by IUSD. 
  • Speech & Language from 10:00 am to 12:00 pmSpeech Pathology Associates will be conducting speech and language screenings. These screening are an excellent resource for checking to see if your child’s skills are functioning at age level expectations.  
  • Dental Screenings from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm: Healthy Smiles of OC will be here to complete dental screenings for children and educating parents on instilling healthy dental hygiene habits throughout their families.  

Play Partner: The Good to Go from Head to Toe Team, IUSD, and Speech Pathology, Associates, Healthy Smiles OCPretendgineers and Brain Builders; our experienced stage staff of trained early childhood and development educators. 

Grown-up TipThis month focus on the Farm as your purposeful play space. Play “follow the leader” and harvest one fruit or vegetable, name it, and have your child copy you. Now, have your child be the leader! This game will help build your child’s vocabulary.  

RSVP: Not required 

Fee: Activities are included with museum admission 


Friday, November 8
10:00 am - 3:00 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.