Kick-off to Kindergarten at Marbles Kids Museum

For rising traditional kindergartners: Saturday, August 16 from 9am-5pm

Celebrate starting school! Practice a lunch line, get moving at recess, hop on a school bus and much more. This event is free for rising kindergartners and their families.

Our Sponsors and Partners



  • Be Active Kids
  • UNC-TV
  • Wake County PTA
  • Wake County Public Libraries
  • Wake County Smart Start
  • WAKE Up and Read

Ongoing Activities

  • Bus Stop
  • Bookmobile and Library Card Sign-Up
  • Radical Recess
  • Photo Op
  • Lunch Time
  • Partner Information Stations
  • Discovery Zone
  • Ask the Kindergarten Experts
  • Science Lab

Scheduled Activities

  • 10am Morning Meeting
  • 10:45am PE Class
  • 11:30am Meet Letterland
  • 11:30am-3:30pm UNC-TV Character Appearances
  • 12:15pm Morning Meeting
  • 1pm PE Class
  • 1:45pm Music Class
  • 2:30pm Morning Meeting
  • 3:15pm PE Class
  • 4pm Meet Letterland