Family Fun Days
Saturday, June 10, 2023 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Join us on the second Saturday of each month for activities the whole family can enjoy! Your Village admission ticket will allow you to participate in all the activities. Plus, save 50% on kids meals at The Trustees' Table and 20% on kids merchandise in the Shops.
Discover the Shaker experience in new and exciting ways. Family Fun Days feature engaging activities for children and adults as well as guided tours, demonstrations and more. Have fun with the entire family by spending the day with us.
This month the Shaker Village staff will be leading activities and tours to connect kids of all ages to archaeology and community planning. Enjoy an activity station with information about the design of the community and the archaeological evidence that helps us understand the full extent of the property. There will also be family-focused tours tied to archaeology and a scavenger hunt.
Kids' Science Saturday Extravaganza
Join us for loads of hands-on activities, giveaways, a play area and archeology tours. Kids will engage with more than 25 activations and experiments related to the field of science. Bring your own jar, bottle or other container to exchange for a prize.
Archeology: Artifacts Dig | Archeology Tour
Astronomy: Identify stars and planets in the blackout tent.
Biology: Microscope Demo | Observation Bee Hive
Botany: Ink Making | Make Your Own Planter
Chemistry: Slime Fest | Lava Lamps | Periodic Table | Food Science
Earth Science: Outdoor Bingo | Terrariums | Nature ID
Forensic Science: FBI Fingerprinting
Geology: Mineral Dig | Volcano Making | Fossil Display | Rock ID
Physics: Lemon Clocks | Fission Experiment | Homemade Compass Electric Board Building | Magnet Demo
Weather Science: Tornadoes in a Jar | Cloud Making Rain Gauge Making
All ages welcome, children must be accompanied by an adult. Check-in and pay admission at the Welcome Center. Dining and shopping discounts only apply with purchase of an Admission ticket.
Call 859.734.5411 or email [email protected] for more information.