KidSpark Activities

Join us for a fun-filled fall of discovery and adventure in Toronto’s only children’s museum! From house-building to music-making, KidSpark’s engaging science activities will be sure to please the whole family!

All KidSpark activities are for children 8 years of age and younger WITH their caregivers. 

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Science on the Go

December 3, 4, 17, 18 and 26 to 31 at 2:30 p.m.
December 12 at 2 p.m.

Get your brains in motion this winter! Join us for a series of fun, hands-on activities being offered throughout KidSpark. Topics vary so whether its science experiments or cool art projects, join us for exciting science fun! Check the schedule at the KidSpark main entrance for more information. 

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Animal Encounters

December 15 at 1:30 p.m.
December 10, 11 and 21 at 11:30 a.m.

Join staff of the Live Exhibits Lab and learn about the Science Centre’s reptile collection. You’ll be invited to interact with reptiles from Ontario and around the world including slithering snakes, turtles and tortoises.

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Come Learn With Me

December 2 and 7 at 11:30 a.m.

Come play, learn and explore! Join our Ryerson Early Childhood Studies Students as they learn to engage our young visitors through several different fun hands-on activities. 


Eyes on the Skies

Eyes on the Skies

December 24 and 26 to 31 at 10:30 a.m.
December 26 to 31 at 11 a.m.

A planetarium show for children 5 years and under WITH their caregivers. Learn about the nighttime sky through singing, connect-the-stars constellations and a journey to the Moon! First come, first served, maximum capacity of 50. Doors close at show time.



December 24 at 2:30 p.m.

Join our wonderful Host staff as they engage our youngest of visitors in a whirlwind of imagination through their storytelling, songs and so much more.

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Click to see the December 2016 KidSpark CalendarClick on the calendar for all December KidSpark activities at a glance.

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All events are free with admission to the Science Centre and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Children must be accompanied by adults. Please gather at the KidSpark entrance. 
  • Guide Maps

    Download a copy of our What's On Flyer & Guide Map for visitors. Printed copies of this map are also available in English and French when you arrive at the Science Centre.