Registration now open!!
Meets from 4:30-5:30 on the following dates: December 13 & 27, 2018; January 10 & 24, 2019; February 14 & 28, 2019; March 14, 2019.
National History Day is a program focused on historical research, interpretation and creative expression for 6th-12th grade students. By participating in NHD, students become writers, filmmakers, web designers, playwrights and artists as they create unique contemporary expressions of history. The experience culminates in a series of contests at the local and affiliate levels, and an annual national competition in the nation’s capital in June.
FIRST LEGO LEAGUE JR.
First Lego League Jr. is designed to introduce STEM concepts to kids ages 6-10. Discover your sense of wonder during the 2018-2019 FIRST LEGO LEAGUE Jr. season, MISSION MOON SM. You and your team will transport to a place where you make the rules, learn to thrive in a new environment, and explore all that is around you. Lego Expo March 30th. Team #1 6-7 year olds, Team #2 8-10 year olds.
GIRLS WHO CODE
Meets 1st & 3rd Thursdays, 4:30-5:30pm, October 2018-May 2019
Girls Who Code is a free after-school program for 6th-12th grade girls. Join our sisterhood of supportive peers and role models using computer science to change the world. Learn the concepts of loops, variables, conditionals, and functions that form the basis for all programming languages. Work in teams to design a computer science impact project that solves real world problems the girls care about. Call the museum to register. Registration cost is FREE sponsored by the Arconic Foundation and Williams.
Meets every third Thursday of the month from 4:30 – 5:30, December 2019 -December 2019
Exploring Club is for boys and girls ages 10 to 18 who are interested in learning about exciting career choices through activities, guest speakers and field trips to take an in depth look at a wide variety of careers. Exploring Club is run through the Boy Scouts of America’s Learning for Life. $140/Student for the entire yea
INFECTIOUS INTELLIGENCE CLUB
Meets Monthly on the first Monday, 5-7pm, 8 sessions, October 2018 – July 2019- THIS CLASS IS CURRENTLY FULL; CALL THE MUSEUM TO BE PLACED ON THE WAIT-LIST
Middle and High School-aged students will design and build combat robots, (Battlebots), with the goal of entering a local battle competition in the spring. This middle/high school club learns about the engineering design process, robotics, fabrication techniques, research, prototyping, and much more. This monthly club is hosted by Museum Education Coordinator, Dr. Ginny Weibel. Class size is limited to 6 students and a teacher’s recommendation is required because of the challenging nature of the club. Open to grades 6 and up. Payment is required upon registration. $120.00, ($108.00 for members). Pizza dinner included.
Please note that the museum staff must have the completed form in order to take payment. Both the form and payment must be received to register a child for class.
Please call the museum 570-389-9206 for more details or question