Let's get inventing!

Each week, the Cade Museum presents exciting programming for guests of all ages. Find details and registration information for each of our programs below.

Please note: The Cade Museum also offers camps over spring, summer, and holiday breaks. Our Little Sparks and our Maker Workshops are the only weekly programs that run during the summer (June to August). Please check back here in August for our fall programming. 


Little Sparks

Thursdays and Saturdays at 10:15am 

Little Sparks is a fun and interactive program that introduces littles (ages 0-5) to science concepts through music, dancing, crafting, stories, and more.

​Little Sparks is included in the cost of admission, and no pre-registration is required.


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Maker Workshops

Saturdays from 11:30am-12:30pm

In our Maker Workshops, participants (ages 9+*) engage in hands-on maker sessions to build and create using a variety of materials, electronics, and coding platforms. Each week is an opportunity to take part in STEAM-activities like 3D modeling, basic coding, and more!

No pre-registration required. Please visit the front desk of the museum on the day of your visit to purchase a ticket. Admission is required to purchase a ticket to the workshop.

Price: $5 per participant + cost of admission

*Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the workshop. 


SparkSeekers: Homeschool Adventures

Monthly on Thursdays from 1:00-3:00pm throughout Spring 2024

The SparkSeekers program is designed to empower homeschooled students (ages 7–11) by immersing them in the captivating intersection of science and imagination through hands-on observation and experimentation.

Participants will develop the skills to inquire and problem-solve, drawing inspiration from the ingenious minds of history’s greatest inventors. With an exciting new theme each month, there’s always a fresh opportunity for imaginative exploration and learning.

Price: $15 per student (ages 7–11)

Register online or at the front desk of the museum.