help stock the little free library

Reading expands a child’s vocabulary, entertains them, and enhances their imagination. Through the Little Free Library, the Greensboro Children’s Museum puts hundreds of books into young readers’ hands each year. We need your help to improve literacy skills and spark imagination. Please consider a book donation to the Greensboro Children’s Museum. Your book(s) will go…

hope academy students participate in cooking for life program

Cooking for Life is an after-school culinary program at the Greensboro Children’s Museum. Through a partnership with Hope Academy, we had the privilege of welcoming a group of third and fourth grade students to The Edible Schoolyard classroom and half-acre garden each week for cooking classes. This year’s exceptional class mastered culinary basics like proper…

happy birthday gcm!

#gcmturns20 On May 15, 2019, the Greensboro Children’s Museum will celebrate its 20th birthday. Located in downtown Greensboro, the Children’s Museum has opened its doors to more than 2.7 million visitors since 1999. To recognize this important milestone, GCM invites its members and the local community to join us in celebrating the Museum’s past, but…

use these five basic parenting practices to help your child thrive

  On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, the Cemala Foundation and the new local nonprofit Ready For School, Ready for Life, launched a program called “Guilford Basics.” These “Basics” are five practices, based on brain-development research, for people to help children under age three learn and develop their brains.   The Greensboro Children’s Museum is very…