Have an amazing art-filled birthday party at the NIC! A birthday party includes two options: Birthday Bash (ages 3-15) or Birthday pARTy (ages 5-12).


BIRTHDAY BASH

The Birthday Bash includes:

  • Use of the party room (Discovery Center) for 2 hours (includes clean-up time)
  • Hands-on art experiences in the Discovery Center

Price: 

  • Up to 10 guests: Members $95.00; non-members $120.00
  • Up to 20 guests: Members $130.00; non-members $155.00

A deposit of 50% of the party fee is required to reserve a party date. The balance of the fee and $50.00 refundable security deposit must be paid by the day before the party. The security deposit will be fully refunded provided that there is no damage to the reserved facility and proper clean-up has been completed. Please make reservations at least 3 weeks in advance. Dress children for messy art projects.


BIRTHDAY PARTY: 

The Birthday pARTy includes:

  • Art project led by the art instructor
  • Use of the party room (Discovery Center) for 2 hours (includes clean-up time)
  • Hands-on art experiences in the Discovery Center

Price: 

  • Up to 10 guests: Members $175.00; non-members $200.00
  • Up to 20 guests: Members $ 220.00; non-members $245.00

A deposit of 50% of the party fee is required to reserve a party date. The balance of the fee must be paid by the day before the party. Please make reservations at least 3 weeks in advance. Dress children for messy art projects.


Time(s): 

  • Birthday pARTy: Saturdays from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM.
  • Birthday Bash: Saturdays from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM, Sundays from 12:30-2pm.

Birthday pARTy Projects: 

Messy Art: Explore basic art concepts while creating spontaneous art:

Splash and Splatter ( summer project only)

 Clay Fun: Let your imagination run wild when you create a mischievous monster or a playful animal:

  • Silly Monsters
  • Clay Animals

Mask Making: Express your unique personality by decorating your own festive mask!

Princess Party: Be a princess by creating a princess mirror or a princess doll!

Movie Mania: Create art inspired by your favorite movie character:

  • Lego Figure Collage
  • Hand printed Star Wars Characters
  • Clay Olaf
  • Paint a character from Frozen (Olaf, Elsa or Anna)

Things you need to know:

The NIC provides:

  • two hours in the Discovery Center
  • art project lead by our enthusiastic professionals
  • materials for the art project
  • FUN!

You provide:

  • one chaperone per every 5 children- there is no charge for chaperones
  • cake and refreshments - refrigeration is available depending on the size of the cake
  • paper plates, napkins, table cloths and utensils
  • decorations if desired
  • clean-up after festivities

Cancellation Policy: No deposits will be refunded for cancellations made less than five business days prior to the party. In case of emergency, the party can be rescheduled. A $20 administrative fee will be deducted from all cancellations.

For reservations contact the Curator of Education, Zhanna Gallegos,  at 307-235-5247 or zgallegos@thenic.org