KidSpark Activities

Join us for a fun-filled winter 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

January 15 and 28 at 11:30 a.m.
January 15 and 28 at 3:30 p.m.
February 4, 11, 12, 25 and 26 at 1:30 p.m.
February 4, 11 and 25 at 3:30 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

January 12 and 26 at 1 p.m.
January 18 at 11 a.m.
February 9 at 11:30 a.m.
February 17 at 10:30 a.m.
February 22 at 1 p.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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Scavenger Hunt

January 21, 22 and 31
February 14

Search high and low in KidSpark to solve each clue in this new scavenger hunt designed just for our youngest visitors. Explore the exhibits, complete your quest and earn a prize that's just for you! Get your card from our KidSpark Hosts.




February 6 at 2 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 January/February 2017 KidSpark CalendarClick on the calendar for all January and February 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.