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Hands On Children's Museum

414 Jefferson St. NE, Olympia, WA



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Featured Event

Dental Health Month at Hands On

Children, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

February is Dental Health Month at Hands On! Throughout the month, we will be hosting a ton of fun activities throughout the Museum as well as offering free dental screenings. Free with museum admission.


• Thu 2/1/18 - Wed 2/28/18 at 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Other Upcoming Events

South Sound Parent to Parent: Champions of Courage Annual Fundraiser


Champions of Courage is South Sound Parent to Parent's signature fundraising event. Champions of Courage is a uniquely family focused event held at the Hands on Children's Museum and includes a live and silent auction, wine and grub grab, photo booth and face painting, yummy appetizers catered by Ramblin' Jacks and all museum exhibits open for all to enjoy. Please share this event with others as it is open to all. For more information, please visit,


• Sat 2/24/18 at 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

First Friday Night: Nutrition Month

Children, For the Family, Health & Wellness/Nutrition

Celebrate healthy choices during First Friday Night: Nutrition Month! Explore native plants, look at foods up close and learn new ways to fuel up your body.


• Fri 3/2/18 at 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Parenting Class on Parental Responses with Candyce Bollinger

Class/Workshop, Parents/Parenting

It's important in parenting to be responsive & intentional vs. reactive. In Managing Your Parental Responses, we will look at the old belief systems that undermine intentional parenting, and parents will be provided tools to be more effectively responding to their children's behaviors. Pre-registration required. Free childcare for 3+ years old. Childcare is $10 per child under 3 years old.


• Tue 3/6/18 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM