• JHCM has partnered with your favorite community trucks to bring you an inside view of how they work. Tune in to the JHCM website and our Facebook page to sit in the driver’s seat, learn how they run, and see them in action. This Monday we're featuring a video from Jackson Hole Fire and EMS- Jackson's First Fire Truck, Engine #1, made in 1944! 

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    Cardboard Truck Costume

    Download Instructions here

    The Touch A Truck Parade is coming to a neighborhood near you this year on Sunday, June 7th.  How cool would it be for you to greet your favorite trucks dressed as your FAVORITE truck!  You know what the best part of this project is...your Halloween costume will be made in June!  You can take that project off your Fall to do list!  Can you imagine the photo opportunity of all the little trucks and truckers all over town celebrating Touch A Truck? 

  • Learn about fire trucks and their crew in this week’s Toddler Time! Enjoy and get ready for our Touch A Truck event on June 7th!

  • Cosmic Suncatchers

    The days are getting longer, meaning these beautiful suncatchers will give off a cosmic glow in your house all day long! In this project you’ll explore making different designs, and experiment with color mixing. Check out this video by babbledabbledo: https://youtu.be/FDl0UN20ddU, and learn how to make your very own otherworldly craft!

    Instructions and Material List Here

  • JHCM has partnered with your favorite community trucks to bring you an inside view of how they work. Tune in to the JHCM website and our Facebook page to sit in the driver’s seat, learn how they run, and see them in action. This Wednesday we'll be featuring Lockhart Cattle Co.'s 7230 John Deere tractor.  They use the tractor to pull a Haybuster, which spreads out hay in the field for the cattle to eat! 

  • Elephant Toothpaste Chemistry Experiment 


    Do you like making potions and explosions?! If so, you're going to love this experiment! Elephant toothpaste is all-time JHCM favorite chemistry experiment! It uses just basic household materials but for an out of this world reaction! Make sure you’re ready for a slimey, gooey, foamy mess of awesomeness!

    Materials and Instructions Here

  • Art for Kids Hub: Touch-A-Truck is getting closer! Learn how to draw a dump truck before the big day. Then share your creations to JHCM Facebook page!

     

     

  • Cloud Dough Dirt Play with Trucks!

    The countdown is on! There’s only 10 days until JHCM 8th annual Touch-A-Truck parade. For this week’s activity we’re amping up for the big event by making chocolate scented cloud dough. Dig-in and explore this moldable and yummy smelling dough with toy trucks!

    Materials and Instructions Here

     

  • Grab a pillow and a blanket and cuddle up for this friendly virtual experience. Join JHCM Teacher Tessa for a reading of "Secret Pizza Party" by Adam Rubin. We LOVE Adam Rubin books here at JHCM, join Tessa to find out why!

    Find the video link here and on the JHCM Facebook page on Friday morning. 

    Are you a bookworm? Do your children love reading with you? If so, consider doing a future Friday Friendly Read Aloud for JHCM. Contact info@jhchildrensmuseum.org for more info!

  • Food Superheros!

    Learn how to create food superheros!