The Vanderbilt Museum Education Center in Centerport offers workshops from 10 a.m. to noon every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday this summer for kids ages pre-K to grade 4.
The workshops begin on July 10 and cost $20 per child; preregistration is required at 631-854-5539.
Each workshop begins with an educator-led visit through the Vanderbilt Museum collections. These include marine and natural history specimens, as well as wild-animal habitats and dioramas. Following the tour, children make creative projects based on what they have seen and learned. Topics include, for instance, ancient Egypt or butterflies and moths.
Contact the museum for specific workshop topics by date.