3-2-1 Countdown to Fun

Thursday, July 25, 2019 | 10AM to 3PM

Get Ready for School at the Buell Children’s Museum!  Combat first day of school jitters in the already-fun environment of the Buell Children’s Museum. This is a fun and interactive event to prepare parents and kids for school with school-related activities all day long.

Fast Facts

Admission: $1 per person

What to expect: Incoming students will learn things like “How do I ride the bus? What’s in a back pack? How do you line up for a drink? What should I wear?”

  • FREE T-Shirts for Tots
  • FREE "I'm my child's first teacher" buttons for parents
  • Sit on a real school bus
  • Meet Sparky the Art Dog
  • Interactive circle time
  • Parent resource booths
  • Face Painting
  • Live performers throughout the day

All activities included with admission. 

Participating vendors include:

Academy Kids Vision Beulah Mountain Park / Nature & Raptor Center Boys & Girls Club
Caring Angels Therapy Dogs Catholic Charities / Hippy Pueblo Fire Department
Colorado Epic CSU Extension Office CSU-Pueblo ECEMS
Pueblo City Schools School District 70 Girl Scouts of Colorado
Pueblo Dept. of Public Health Imapct Vision Therapy Lions Charter Club
McClelland School Natural Crocers Parkview Medical Center Mobile Nurses
PCC Stem Pueblo Children's Chorale Pueblo Community Health Center
Pueblo County Sheriff's Office Pueblo Library Youth Services PSAS Home School Program
Pueblo Step-Up Pueblo Zoo Riki Takaoka (charicatures)
RMSER Head Start Sit Means Sit SDC Arts Center Learning Department
SunWest Credit Union Smile Doctors Southeastern Colorado AHEC
Stepping Stones Pediatrics Trinity Luthern Church  

Are you a resource for students or parents and interested in participating on this day?  Download and complete the form and return it to zachary@sdc-arts.org.



Sponsored by 


Michael Salardino  |  Fred & Joy Sterner