Salt Lake City Utah-Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum will celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday March 6th from 2-6pm.
Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum will celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday March 6th from 2-6pm. The museum will offer special activities to teach children and families about women’s achievements both past and present, as well as the importance of equal rights for women.Activities include making and collecting trading cards of inspirational females, Susan B. Anthony and Alice Merrill Horne reenactors will be at the museum from 2-3pm telling stories, taking pictures and talking about the Suffragettes, learning about female scientists and creating a Zine. All are welcome to enjoy this day of empowering everyone to work together!
“It’s so important to teach children at a young age that we are all equally valued in our community. Celebrating International Women’s Day with Discovery Gateway provides an opportunity for parents talk to their children about this important issue so that tomorrow’s leaders support and defend equality for all,” said Laurie Hopkins Executive Director of Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum.
About Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum
Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum is located in downtown Salt Lake City at 444 West 100 South and is a contemporary discovery center offering 60,000 square feet of interactive, hands-on fun. The engaging workshops, programs, and exhibits invite the whole family to create, learn, and play together. It is the mission of Discovery Gateway to inspire children of all ages and abilities to imagine, discover, and connect with their world to make a difference. For information, call (801) 456-5437 ext. 136, or visit www.DiscoveryGateway.org.