MS Children's Museum

Louis LeFleur Tales

Journey through The Literacy Garden

July 8th, 2014

Greetings fellow explorers!   My name is Louis LeFleur, and I am here to tell you about the brand new outdoor exhibit that opened at the museum. The Literacy Garden […]


Join us for Summertime, Wonder Time this Saturday!

June 30th, 2014

Louis LeFleur here with my friend Uncle Sam, and we want YOU to join us for our Summertime, Wonder Time event! Independence Day is fast approaching, and the Mississippi Children’s […]


How People Make Things Opens this Saturday!

June 2nd, 2014

Hello friends, it’s Louis LeFleur here! Are you getting excited for How People Make Things? Our new traveling exhibit will open Saturday, June 7, and we are so excited for […]


Make your appointment for Doctors Day this Saturday!

March 17th, 2014

Louis LeFleur here, but sometimes they call me Doc….okay, they never call me Doc but a fish can dream, right? You might be wondering what has me dreaming white coats […]


Blast off with NASA Day!

March 3rd, 2014

Louis the Catfish (soon to be astronaut) here! In honor of NASA Day coming up, I have a solar system joke for you gigglers out there. Try to answer without […]


Santa’s Secrets Revealed this Saturday at The Santa Institute!

December 18th, 2013

Louis LeFleur here, You know, I was just thinking, I wonder how Santa can eat so many cookies and drink so much milk.  I would think he’d be tired of […]


MCM Turns 3 Under the Sea…Celebrate our Birthday this Saturday!

December 11th, 2013

Hey, Friends!  Louis LeFleur here, and this time, I’ve got a special guest with me!  SpongeBob Squarepants is here, and we’re diving to some special plans for a birthday celebration!  […]


From the Desk of Santa Claus…

December 10th, 2013

Hey guys, Louis here, I had to share some incredibly exciting news with you…I’m bursting at the gills! Now, I don’t know if you know this, but my friends here […]


The Catfish Chronicles: Planting the Seeds to Read Week 5

November 27th, 2013

Hello there, friends!  Louis LeFleur here again to update you on our fifth week of Planting the Seeds to Read.  We had a fabulous time reading some new stories in […]


The Catfish Chronicles: Planting the Seeds to Read Week 4

November 12th, 2013

Hello, friends! Louis LeFleur here to update you on our latest Planting the Seeds to Read night at MCM.  My friends and I got our hoe-down style on during our […]


The Catfish Chronicles: Planting the Seeds to Read Weeks 1-3

November 11th, 2013

Good afternoon friends, I am a little behind at filling you in on my special Thursday night visitors, so I’ll give you a quick recap of weeks 1 through 3! […]



Something Spooky this way Comes!

October 16th, 2013

Are you ready for some spooky science, creepy crawly crafts, and some delicious trick-or-treats?  Louis LeFleur here, and I’ve got my costume all ready to go!  I’m so excited for […]


September is Members Appreciation Month!

September 20th, 2013

Hello, friends, Louis LeFleur here, I was just thinking about all of the things that I appreciate – good friends , fun places to grow and learn, yummy and healthy […]


Bob the Builder Day is on its Way!

July 31st, 2013

Hello friends! I hope you all are having a fabulous summer! My friends and I here at the Mississippi Children’s Museum are so excited about our upcoming activities! This Friday, […]


Three Days Left to Inspire a Child!!!

June 27th, 2013

Hello dear friends, I am so excited about the great things happening here at the Mississippi Children’s Museum! I feel enthused, imaginative, but most of all, INSPIRED! What are some […]


Family Fun this Father’s Day

June 14th, 2013

Hi friends, It’s your old pal Louis here! We all know Father’s Day is coming up soon, and I have come up with some new and cool ideas to make […]


Bob the Builder: Members-Only Preview Party TONIGHT!

May 30th, 2013

Hey there, chums. It’s your old pal Louis here. The museum’s got a special guest headed our way this summer. Join me and the rest of the museum in welcoming […]


Splashin’ our way to Summer Soaker this SATURDAY!

May 29th, 2013

Aloha friends! It surely is getting HOT out there and this weather reminds me of how much I love to throw a line and cast a net! Guess what I […]


MCM’s Splash Pad is OPEN for Fun!

May 28th, 2013

Hello dear friends,  Whew! It sure is hot out here at the Mississippi Children’s Museum. It feels like a million (or maybe a trillion) degrees outside! Oh what is a […]