Virtual Junior Curators

Junior Curators activities are designed for children 6 and older and their families.
Activities are adaptable to other ages.

Each month we offer a new theme and two ways to participate:

Join Us: Register to receive an activity packet and to meet via Zoom with a museum educator. Check the calendar for upcoming events.

Do It Yourself: Check this site for free at-home activities to explore on your own schedule.


April's theme is Wings!

April 17, 2021
3:00 - 4:00 pm

An orange and black butterfly sits on a child's cupped hands.

Photo by David Clode on Unsplash.

Discover the amazing variety of wings in our world. Investigate how bats use their wings, the beauty of butterfly wings, how humans design flying vehicles, and more!

Join Us

Children 6 and older can register in advance to receive an activity supplies packet and meet online with a museum educator.

A UAMN educator will guide registered participants through an activity and share fun facts on April 17 from 3 - 4 pm, via Zoom.

Cost: $10 for non-members, $5 for UAMN members.

Materials will be available via local pick-up only. Space is limited to 12 children.

Click here to register!

Do It Yourself

At-home activities will be posted on this page on April 17. Create and discover at your own pace!



Choose a Theme!

New themes are added monthly.

We welcome your feedback! Share your pictures, videos, comments, or thoughts with us via email: or on the museum's Facebook pageWe look forward to hearing from you!


Image Credits: 
Sun: NASA/Johns Hopkins APL/Steve Gribben.
Colors: Yingchih on Unsplash.
Carving: Free-Photos on Pixabay.
Exploration: Pexels on Pixabay.
Light: nightowl on Pixabay.
Solar System:
NASA/Jenny Mottar.