Winter Wonder Camp

December 26, 2018 - January 4, 2019

Register your child for fun & engaging activities this Winter Break!

This winter, the Children's Museum of Sonoma County is offering hands-on art and science experiences for your child! Explore electricity and physics, make messy art, design a t-shirt and MORE. We have your winter break fun covered!

Sign up for one workshop or more– each day is a different mix guaranteed to delight and inspire your young scientist, engineer, explorer, or artist.


5 - 8


Each day there are 2 sessions of the same workshop
9 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pm
*No before or after care, or lunch care options

Pricing (per 3 hour workshop)

Regular Pricing

  • Non-Member: $45

  • Member: $40

Multiple Session Pricing (includes sibling registration)

*Discount automatically applied at check-out

  • Non-Member: $40

  • Member: $35

 *All registrations will be verified for current membership status

Early Bird Discount (10% off)

*Not eligible with member/multiple session discount codes

Workshop Structure

Each workshop has a 2:7 (at most) ratio of adults to children. Our workshops are facilitated by teachers, early childhood education professionals, and individuals with experience teaching camps. 

Each workshop includes a snack and Museum play and exploration.


Wednesday, Dec 26: Calling All Engineers

This workshop will explore all things physics with an engineering challenge, balls and ramps exploration, building, and more! Who knew learning could be this fun?!

Thursday, Dec 27: Make a Monster Mess

Let’s get messy! What can be better than your child making a mess that you don't have to clean up? In this workshop, we'll make slime to take home, practice printmaking, and create collaborative masterpieces.

Friday, Dec 28: Imaginary Worlds

Let your child's imagination soar as they create their very own imaginary world. This workshop is full of dramatic play, character creation - including costumes and prop building!

Monday, Dec 31: It’s Electric!

In this workshop we’ll build bots, explore our circuit workbench, and learn all about electricity.

Wednesday, Jan 2: Snow Day - Snow Play

Our classic Winter Workshop contains all things SNOW! We'll make snow globes, snowy slime & DIY Ice cream treats!

Thursday, Jan 3: DIY Tie-dye and T-shirt design

Learn to design and decorate your own Wonder Camp T-shirt using a vinyl cutter and heat press, and tie-dye a bandana! Campers will come away with a DIY decorated camp shirt and a tie-dyed bandana to match!

Friday, Jan 4: Pop, Whiz, Bang!

Discover the world around you through hands on science. We’ll experiment with (safe) chemical reactions, launch rockets, explode Mentos, and make an icey treat!

At-a-Glance Workshop Schedule

DATETIME (2 sessions per day)WORKSHOP
Wednesday, Dec 269 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pmCalling All Engineers
Thursday, Dec 279 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pmMake a Monster Mess
Friday, Dec 289 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pmImaginary Worlds
Monday, Dec 319 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pmIt's Electric!
Wednesday, Jan 29 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pmSnow Day - Snow Play
Thursday, Jan 39 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pmDIY Tie dye & T-shirt Design
Friday, Jan 49 am - 12 pm & 1 pm - 4 pmPop, Whiz, Bang!

Payment & Registration


Payment of workshop fees are due in full upon registration.


Our registration process is online only, if you have issues with our registration system, or need help registering your child, please call the Museum at 707-546-4069 for assistance. 

Registration & Cancellation Policies

  • $5 administrative fee for any registration changes at any time

  • $10 cancellation fee: Workshop fees are refundable or transferable, minus the cancellation fee of $10, if requested up to 7 days before the start of the session in which your child is enrolled

  • No refunds or credits will be given within 7 days of workshop date

  • The Children’s Museum of Sonoma County reserves the right to cancel workshops not fully enrolled and will issue full refunds in such cases.

  • You can login to your Active Works account at anytime to make changes to your registration

Winter Workshop Policies & Guidelines

Please see our full list of policies and guidelines, here.