School Aged Programing

School Age Classes

MAKE LAB — Summer Series

This new MAKER SPACE series, held every other Thursday June 22 – Aug 3rd, offers both art and science projects for children ages 6-12. Fun make and take projects held in the museum’s new Maker Space. Children ages 8+ can work independently, ages 7 and under should be guided by a parent. Spaces are limited. Call the museum to RSVP and save a seat. Walk-ins are first come, first served. $2 material fee/participant.

  • Make a Light Up Work of Art July 20th 2-3p.m.
  • DIY Pillow August 3rd 2-3p.m.

Bakers In Training Class at Panera

During this fun-filled culinary experience, your child will try their hand at bread making by stretching and scoring a mini French baguette. They will also sample from Panera’s clean kid’s menu and will decorate their own cookie, with pro tips from Panera’s artisan bakers. Register at the museum; this 60-90 minute class is held in Panera’s bakery, 60 Plaza Dr. Bloomsburg. $26/child, includes chef’s hat and apron, tastings, and baking activities. Spaces are limited. Ages 5-12.

  • Wednesday July 26th 4:30 p.m.

FAIRS & OFF SITE Programs

Edible Book Contest: Saturday, July 29th 10-1p.m.

Children and adults can enter their Edible Book creations to win up to $100 restaurant gift cards. Plus, win cash for your local library. Celebrate your favorite book characters, food, and creativity!  Bloomsburg area’s finest Edible Books will be on display 10-1p.m. Activities and book-themed refreshments provided.

GENERAL PROGRAMs

Touch- A-Truck : Saturday, August 5th 10-noon

Join us at the museum for a fun-filled day with trucks of all kinds. Get an up-close, hands-on look at loaders, go-karts, tractors, fire engines, and more! Reduced admission is only $5.

First Fridays — Open ‘till Eight

Starting Friday, February 3rd the museum will be OPEN UNTIL 8p.m. the first Friday of every month! Special activities for the whole family. Check Facebook for details.

  • August 4th 5-8pm Open Mic Night with Picnic Menu — Registration Required.

 Meet the Masters: An Art Workshop Series

It’s never too early to introduce art through exploring “the masters” like Monet, O’Keefe, and Picasso. Try the masters’ styles with a hands-on family art project. RSVP by contacting the museum. Recommended for ages 5+. Free with regular admission.

  • Jackson Pollock Saturday August 5th 11a.m.-noon

SPARK LAB: BRINGING SCIENCE TO LIFE

Invent, experiment, and explore at this monthly lab that ignites curiosity about the world around us. Free with regular admission. Check Facebook for details.

  • August 12th 11-1pm Geology Rocks – Check Facebook for Details

TWO-DOLLAR TUESDAYS

Third Tuesday of the month, $2 admission all day!