The Children’s Museum hosts over 50 hands-on exhibits, games and activities for visitors ages 1 to 101 to explore science, history and the arts! Take a look at the museum’s floor plan and check out where all of our exhibits are located!
AND SO MUCH MORE!
Download a printable copy of our Self-Guided Map and Tour!
NEW AT THE BLOOMSBURG CHILDREN'S MUSEUM:
The Bloomsburg Children's Museum is pleased to offer online registration for our summer camps, classes and programs. Click below to access our NEW Events Listing Page with links to online registration and payment.
Two Dollar Tuesday
Tuesday, August 20th 2019
Third Tuesday of the month, $2.00 admission all day. The Exchange will host hands-on Art Cart projects from 10am – 2pm.
NEW AT THE BLOOMSBURG CHILDREN'S MUSEUM:
FOOD TRUCK WEDNESDAYS
Have lunch at the Bloomsburg Children's Museum on Food Truck Wednesdays!
Pop-Up Crop Swap
Wednesdays starting June 19th - August 21st
11:00am - 1:00pm
Along with our food truck we will have a pop-up crop swap. Got extra tomatoes but need eggs? Have zucchini but are hankering for some green beans? Bring your home-grown harvest to our crop swap and promote eating healthy and local!
Mooniversary- Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing!
Saturday, July 20th
11:00am - 1:00pm
Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon lnading with the Blomsburg Children's Museum! Enjoy moon themed games and activities. Free with regular admission.
International Food Day!
Saturday, July 27th, 1:00-3:00pm
Come enjoy a sampling of foods from all over the world! We will use the international language of food to learn about different regions of the world and promote understanding. Kids get a passport to keep track of all the countries they have visited. *We cannot guarantee food allergen content.*
Water Days at the Bloomsburg Children's Museum
July 30th & August 13th, 1:00-3:00pm
We will have a variety of activities for kids to cool off while having fun. Play in our lazy river, jump through our sprinkler obstacle course, take the water balloon challenge! CAUTION: You will have fun and get wet! Free with museum admission.
Touch A Truck
Saturday, August 10th
10:00am - 12:00pm
Description:Join us at the museum for a fun-filled day with trucks of all kinds. Get an up-close, hands-on look at loaders, campers, tractors, fire engines, and more! Reduced admission is only $5.
School Age/Teen Programs
Monthly, every 3rd Tuesday, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. through Dec. 2019
Explorer Club is for boys and girls ages 10-14 who want to learn about exciting career choices. Activities, guest speakers, field trips take an in-depth look at careers in various fields. Explorer Club is run through the Boy Scouts of America’s Learning for Life. $140/student for 12mths. (prorated registration available).
2019 SUMMER CAMPS
Complete a registration form for each camper and pay in full to reserve your space. Registration forms are available on our website and at the Bloomsburg Children's Museum. Scholarships are available, call the Bloomsburg Children's Museum for details.
2019 CANCELLATION POLICY
If you cancel at least two weeks before the first day of camp, you will receive a full refund, minus the processing fees. If you cancel less than two weeks prior to the first day of camp, you will receive a 50% refund. No refund will be given if you cancel after camp has begun.
2019 SIBLING POLICY
An adult is required to chaperone each preschool camper. Only registered campers are allowed in the camp. Infants, toddlers and older siblings may not come to camp. Childcare with an additional adult must be arranged for infants, toddlers, and older siblings that would like to visit the museum.
2019 WAIT LIST POLICY
Once a camp has reached its maximum enrollment, we form a wait list for that specific camp. There is no cost to remain on a wait list. If an opening becomes available, families will be contacted in the order in which they were added to the wait list.
Painting and Drawing Camp I & II
Painting & Drawing Camp II: July 29th - August 2nd, 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Your young artists ages 6-12 will scribble, splatter, and create! This camp is all about learning how to draw and paint. From using teeny tiny to larger than life, we will be exploring every surface using brushes, pencils, and the unexpected! Presented by Art Space member and artist, Sara Mika. Two dates, same great camp!
Painting & Drawing Camp II Online Registration
July 15th - 19th, 10:00AM - 1:00PM
CLASS FULL; REGISTER FOR WAIT LIST ONLY
What do soldering, 3D printing, sculpture, electronics, painting, laser cutting, food, and hammers all have in common? MAKER CAMP! Makers ages 6-14 explore, experiment and play. They are inquisitive hands-on learners who like to try new things! Ages grouped by activity. Taught by Dr. Ginny Weibel.
Maker Camp; CLASS IS FULL, REGISTER FOR WAIT LIST HERE
American Girl Camp
July 22nd - 26th, 10:00AM - 1:00PM
Campers ages 6-12 with their dolls, (any kind of doll or stuffed animal) will discover adventures a-plenty in this camp full of miniature projects and friendships. Ends with an American Girl Party. Presented by Laura Knorr.
Adobe Special Effects Teen Workshop
August 6th - 9th, 2:00 - 3:30PM
This is designed for young filmmakers ages 13 and up who want to learn how to create special effects using Adobe Premiere. Students will be introduced to chroma keying, (green screening), composition, key framing and more. Learn how to grow, shrink, disappear, fly and explode on screen. No advanced knowledge of Premiere is needed for this class. Taught by Box of Light staff.
Music and Movement Around the World
August 6th - 9th
Camp A: 10:00 - 11:00AM; $50.00/Child
Camp B: 11:15AM - 12:15PM; $50.00/Child
Campers ages 3-5 will celebrate and explore the languages, rhythms, tonalities and instrumentation from music around the globe. Create your own instruments and discover how important and beneficial active music-making can be to your young child's life.
PAPER SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATION FORM