Join us at the Center for Puppetry Arts on January 28th from 12pm -3:30pm for a celebration of puppetry and STEM Earn all four STEM patches! Enjoy our performance of Rainforest Adventures with a special post-show Scouts-only presentation that will make Science connections with the show and will reveal the Technology behind the spectacle of our performances (including the computers, lights and sound systems we use to create our puppetry magic).
A Guided Tour of our incredible Worlds of Puppetry Museum will highlight the Engineering behind the design and build of Jim Henson puppets as well as puppetry traditions from across the world. A customized Create-A-Puppet Workshop will celebrate the Math applications utilized in making your own one-of-a-kind Pink River Dolphin Marionette (shapes, angles, measuring, symmetry, fractions).
A fun-filled day guaranteed to educate, entertain, and inspire awaits. Our special Girl Scouts ticket ($17.25) is your only way into these exclusive events!
Limit 4 tickets per reservation for Girl Scouts and their adult companions. Center Group Rates and Member Rates not applicable. Recommended for Brownies and Juniors.
Reserve your tickets today at our special reduced Girl Scouts rate by calling our Ticket Office at 404-873-3391.
12:00 - 12:15: Check in with CPA staff member; overview of day
12:15 - 1:00: Special Math Focused Girl Scouts Create-A-Puppet Workshop
1:00 - 2:00: Rainforest Adventures performance. Learn the Science of life cycles and habitats of rainforest animals and plants!
2:15-2:30: Post show presentation on the Technology used in Rainforest Adventures (restroom/snack (bring your own!) break if needed)
2:15 - 2:30: Self-guided visit in Museum
2:30 - 2:45: Guided Museum Tour on the Engineering of Puppetry
3:00 - 3:30: What Did We Learn Today? Q&A /debrief session