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Springfield Slam: Basketball Hall of Fame

October 13, 2018 @ 11:00 am3:00 pm

Explore the Concourse
Compare your foot-size to some of the greatest basketball players in history in this brand-new, interactive space.

Meet the Cat in the Hat!, 11 am-2 pm
Get a high five or a hug, and get your photo taken with Dr. Seuss’s most famous character!

Tish Rabe Author Talk and Meet & Greet 1 pm
Tish Rabe will talk about how she writes children’s books and share fun facts about the REAL Dr. Seuss! She will also sing songs she wrote for Sesame Street and Disney. Her presentation includes free copies of her Dr. Seuss book Oh the Things You Can Do that are Good for you! while supplies last. You can even get your book signed!

Tish Rabe has written over 160 children’s books for Sesame Street, Disney, Blue’s Clues, Curious George, Huff and Puff and many others. In 1996, she was selected by Dr. Seuss Enterprises to create The Cat in the Hat’s Learning Library, a new line of rhyming science books for early readers.

Physics of Basketball, 11 am-3 pm
Explore the science of passing, dribbling, jump shots and even slam dunks! How do physics make basketball both harder and easier and what can you do to improve your game?

Activities at the Museums


October 13, 2018
11:00 am–3:00 pm


Family Programs


Basketball Hall of Fame
1000 Hall of Fame Avenue
Springfield, MA 01105 United States
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