WMMI Holiday Festival and Winter Break with the Burros!
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The Western Museum of Mining and Industry’s Holiday Festival and Winter Break with the Burros!
December 26th, 27th and 28th
Looking for some Winter Break fun away from the house, the presents and the endless Holiday duties? Well, come to the Western Museum of Mining and Industry for some classic Holiday fun! No cooking, cleaning or presents required!
On December 26th, 27th and 28th WMMI will be celebrating the Holiday season with fun, crafts and hands-on learning opportunities for the whole family! Kids and parents alike can make Christmas ornaments, New Year’s Eve party favors, meet the museum’s burro mascots, see miniature trains and old fashioned toys, learn about science and engineering with Bricks-4-Kidz, go gold mining, watch steam engines and enjoy some stress free family time!
Activities will include -
Cookie Mining:What? Did you say “Cookie Mining?” Become part owner of an imaginary mining company! Participants will receive an introduction to the dynamics of team building by making decisions on resource quality, job responsibilities, tool purchases, budgetary expenditures, environmental issues, and more. After forming a company, it's ready, set, go! Participants race other teams to mine chocolate chips from cookies. Everybody gets a chance (regardless of age)! Included with paid admission. Reservations required. 10:45 am and 1:45 pm! Call 719-488-0880 or firstname.lastname@example.org.