Scarlett’s Birthday Party at HER preschool


  • Scarlett's Birthday Party at HER preschool
    September 26, 2019
    8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Looking for a way to celebrate your child’s birthday without giving out toys that will end up in the trash or unhealthy treats? Book a “School Birthday Party” at your child’s daycare, preschool, school!  Contact Anna at anna@knowledgeplayground.org (more…)

Camp Collaboratory – Ultimate Best of Summer 2019


  • Microscopic Monday
    August 5, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Technology Tuesday
    August 6, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Water Wednesday
    August 7, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Theory Thursday
    August 8, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Fluid Friday
    August 9, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

This camp brings together curious thinkers who love to tinker, design, build, take-apart, launch, hover, create, and make a mess in the name of science!  We asked some of our favorite Collaboratorians throughout the summer which experiences they loved the most and we’ve put together this “Best of…” from all the camps this summer!   (more…)

Kitchen Chemistry, Candy Science, and other Crazy Concoctions 2.0


  • Ages 8+
    July 10, 2019 - July 11, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

This camp brings together curious kids who love to explore, discover, and create in the kitchen!  We’ll cook s’mores in homemade solar ovens, measure pH levels with our own chemical pH indicator, create our own “micro-scoopic” ice cream with liquid nitrogen, concoct fizzy popping candy, design stunning edible agate candy cupcake toppers, and so, so (more…)

Kitchen Chemistry, Candy Science, and other Crazy Concoctions 2.0


  • Ages 4-7
    July 8, 2019 - July 9, 2019
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

This camp brings together curious kids who love to explore, discover, and create in the kitchen!  We’ll cook s’mores in homemade solar ovens, measure pH levels with our own chemical pH indicator, create our own “micro-scoopic” ice cream with liquid nitrogen, concoct fizzy popping candy, design stunning edible agate candy cupcake toppers, and so, so (more…)

Marbled Silk Scarves and “Micro-scoopic” Ice Cream


  • It's Almost Mother's Day!
    May 10, 2019
    6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us at the Collaboratory for an “It’s Almost Mother’s Day”- Marbled Silk Scarves and “Micro-scoopic” Ice cream.   We’ll concoct our very own “Micro-scoopic” Ice Cream made with liquid nitrogen, and create gorgeous wearable art with silk scarf marbling! This event can be for moms, mommy and me, daddy and me, or just because (more…)

Home School Innovation Lab


  • Robotics
    April 18, 2019
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Engineering
    April 25, 2019
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Marvels of the Human Body
    May 2, 2019
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Bees, Bugs, and Butterflies
    May 9, 2019
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Kitchen Chemistry
    May 16, 2019
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Class Choice
    May 23, 2019
    12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Our Home School Innovation Lab brings together fiercely curious kids to explore, discover, and create!  Each week within this 6-week class, we will have a one hour lesson followed by 30 minutes of open exploration time. This weekly class is designed to bring together home schooled students for social interaction and collaboration.  This class includes (more…)

Open Tinker Lab & Makerspace – March 27


  • March 27, 2019
    11:30 am - 2:30 pm

Children of all ages and their grown-ups are welcome to join us during Open Tinker Lab to explore, imagine, and create using a variety of supplies in an open-ended environment.  We will always have at least one (and often multiple) certified teachers present at Collaboratory to help get you and your child started.  You’re welcome (more…)

Open Tinker Lab & Makerspace – March 14


  • March 14, 2019
    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Children of all ages and their grown-ups are welcome to join us during Open Tinker Lab to explore, imagine, and create using a variety of supplies in an open-ended environment.  We will always have at least one (and often multiple) certified teachers present at Collaboratory to help get you and your child started.  You’re welcome (more…)

Private Event


  • March 9, 2019
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • March 9, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Birthday Party
    March 10, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Xaedan's Birthday Party
    March 15, 2019
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Addison's Birthday Party
    March 16, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Liam's Birthday Party
    March 23, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Graham's Birthday Party
    March 24, 2019
    11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Cate's Birthday Party
    March 31, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Birthday Party
    April 14, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Madelyn's Birthday Party
    April 20, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Karsyn's Birthday Party
    April 20, 2019
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Noah's Birthday Party
    April 27, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Birthday Party
    April 28, 2019
    3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Adult Birthday Party
    April 28, 2019
    5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Hayden's Birthday Party
    May 3, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Sarah's Birthday Party
    May 4, 2019
    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Birthday Party
    May 25, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Lilian's Birthday Party
    June 9, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Girl Scouts Robotics Badge
    March 26, 2019
    7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Girl Scouts Fluid Acrylics
    April 18, 2019
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Girl Scouts Jewelry Badge
    April 11, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Girl Scouts Designer and Inventor
    May 20, 2019
    5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  • Day Care Vistit - La Petite
    June 3, 2019
    2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
  • Omaha Country Club Visit
    June 10, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Day Care Vistit - La Petite
    June 25, 2019
    1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Girl Scouts
    June 26, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Day Care Vistit - La Petite
    August 7, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:30 am
  • Christy's Girls Night Party
    August 17, 2019
    2:45 pm - 4:45 pm
  • Back to School Ladies Night
    August 17, 2019
    2:45 pm - 4:45 pm
  • Jett's Birthday Party
    August 18, 2019
    1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Michelle's Ladies Night
    August 23, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Norah's Birthday Party
    August 24, 2019
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Evie's Birthday Party
    September 7, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Girl Scout Fluid Art
    September 18, 2019
    3:15 pm - 5:15 pm

Book your own Birthday Party or Private Event (we do adult events too!!) at the Collaboratory! We also do troop scout outings!  You can reserve your time by calling 402.999.3339 or emailing us at anna@knowledgeplayground.org  (more…)