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Jan 06

Pantagraph: New Year's Eve celebrations start early at Children's Discovery Museum

Posted on January 6, 2022 at 9:21 AM by Wendy Long

NORMAL — "Five ... four ... three ... two ... one! Happy Noon Year!"

Kids and families shouted with excitement as colored paper blasted overhead at the Children's Discovery Museum in Normal, counting their way into the New Year.

Or at least, partly way into the new year.

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Dec 22

WMBD: Children’s Discovery Museum offers various events, camps during school break

Posted on December 22, 2021 at 3:06 PM by Wendy Long

NORMAL, Ill. (WMBD) — The Children’s Discovery Museum in Normal is ready to help local families learn and play during school break. It’s offering various day camps, events, and learning opportunities for kids. Masks are required for all visitors, regardless of vaccination status.

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Nov 03

WMBD: Children’s Discovery Museum preparing plans for next decade of educational fun

Posted on November 3, 2021 at 9:28 AM by Wendy Long

NORMAL, Ill. (WMBD) — Normal leaders are setting into action the beginning of the future for the children’s discovery museum.

Monday, the Normal Town Council approved to spend $55,000 on a 10-year plan for the museum.

The town of normal is entering into a contract with JRA design, a Cincinnati-based company, with the goal of coming up with a plan on how the museum can improve within the next decade.

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