Second and fourth Saturday of each month

10am - 12pm

$5 per participating child // FREE for MF Members

Includes museum admission.


Let your early learner's creativity run wild, with art and play activities, designed specifically for children ages 3-5. From confetti cannons to turntable drawings, Mini-Factory activities emphasize experimentation and encourage children to explore ideas inspired by Mattress Factory Artists.


Siblings and caregivers of all ages are also welcome to participate!



Upcoming programs include:


June 8

Fizz: Experiment with liquids, powders, suds and color to concoct your own potion that bubbles and pops.


July 13

Hold: Create a treasure keeper to display your collection of natural items found at the museum.


July 27

Slop: Push those sleeves up for some messy sensory play. Meet us in the garden to get in touch with materials that have distinct textures, temperatures and scents.


August 10

Snip: Flex those scissor skills by cutting drippy tendrils of slime.


August 24

Dangle: Ready for a challenge? Use creative problem solving to paint objects that move.


Visit the MF Calendar to see the most up-to-date information regarding Mini-Factory programs, and follow the Mattress Factory Education Instagram to see what our amazing participants are creating!