Below is a list of upcoming events, classes (for children & adults) and theater shows for the month of August.
SUGAR SAND PARK COMMUNITY CENTER PROGRAMS
Hours: M-F, 8am-10pm; Sat, 8am-5pm; Sun/Holidays, 10am-5pm
Sugar Sand Park Community Center celebrates the end of summer vacation with water slides, games, giveaways, prize drawings, and more! Plus get a sneak peek at our fall programs. This event is outdoors (weather permitting) and kids will get wet. Recommended for ages 3 and up. See our website (www.sugarsandpark.org) for details.
Date: Saturday, August 12 Time: 10am-1pm Cost: Free
SUMMER PROGRAMS 2017
It’s the last two weeks of Summer Programs. We have ten different full day & half day camps to chose from including: drama, film, science, fashion, fun & fitness, and more. Camp length varies from one week to three weeks. Check out full descriptions on our website at www.sugarsandpark.org and join the fun!
SUNDAY FAMILY MOVIE
Enjoy our Sunday family movie in the Maple room. Please see our website (www.sugarsandpark.org) for movie titles. The 2pm show is sensory friendly for individuals with sensory processing disorders.
Date: Sunday, August 20 Time: 11am & 2pm Cost: $1 (includes movie, popcorn & drink)
Classes for Adults:
SENSES OF CINEMA-FILMS FOR THOUGHT Ages 18 & up
Shelly Isaacs, founder of Café Cinematheque screens award winning movies, and follows with a brief discussion and Q&A session. Enjoy both classic and contemporary films across many genres.
Dates: Wednesdays, August 2, 9, 16 Time: 6:30pm-9:15pm Cost: Per session Residents $12; Non-Resident $15
Classes for Children & Teens:
TOT TIME Ages 1-4
A great way to keep your child active and social. Toys, costumes, bubbles, crafts, and snacks in an indoor playroom. Drop-ins welcome at any time during the program.
Dates: Saturday, August 19 Time: 10am – 12pm Cost: $5 per child (payable at the door)
WILLOW THEATRE AT SUGAR SAND PARK
Box Office Hours: Tues-Sat, Noon-5pm and 2 hours prior to theatre performances.
Box Office (561) 347-3948
GARY GOODMAN’S FAMILY COMEDY MAGIC SHOW Presented by Gary Goodman Gary Goodman’s Family Comedy Magic Show features amazing illusions such as ‘The Chair Suspension’, ‘Snow Illusion’, and ‘The Talking Picture’. Through hilarious audience interaction, and fun, upbeat music, this show is ‘jaw-dropping ’til the very end! Children’s tickets include juice & cookies after each performance, and a carousel token.
Rated G Dates: Sunday, August 6 Time: 11am & 2pm Cost: $8 adults; $6 kids 12 and under
CHILDREN’S SCIENCE EXPLORIUM at Sugar Sand Park
Hours: M-F, 9am- 6pm; Sat./Sun./Holidays, 10am-5pm
Explore the museum in a sensory modified setting with sound and lighting adjustments.
Dates: Saturday, August 5 Time: 11:30am Cost: Free
Hear great stories with a science twist.
Dates: Saturday, August 5, 12, 19, 26 Time: 11:30am Cost: Free
MAKE & TAKE Ages 5 & up (with parent)
Kids will learn about a specific topic and build something fun to take home. Supplies are limited so arrive early.
Date: Sunday, August 6 Time: 11:30am –12:30pm Cost: $5 (drop-in)
Eyes to the Skies Ages 8 & up (with parent)
This month we feature STARLAB Night, where kids will experience the Solar System in our indoor planetarium.
Date: Friday, August 18 Time: 6:30pm Cost: Free
Dates: Saturday, August 19-20 Time: 3:30pm Cost: Free
Join the Explorium Staff for free make & takes, science demonstrations, and special glasses to view the solar eclipse, the first total eclipse in the contiguous United States since 1979. A solar filter will also be attached to our professional-grade 16” Meade Cassegrain telescope for safe viewing. In the event of poor weather, the Explorium will live stream the event, and all other activities will still take place. See our website (www.scienceexplorium.org) for details.
Date: Monday, August 21 Time: 2-4:30pm Cost: Free