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!
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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.
October 5th 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm
This Super Saturday at the Bloomsburg Children's Museum will have Special Superhero themed activities as well as photo opportunities with your favorite Superheroes courtesy of the Heroes Alliance.
National Thank A Farmer Day
Saturday, October 12th
10:00am - 4:00pm
From very early in American culture, a farmer's endless hard work has been an example to all of us, and on National Thank a Farmer Day, we thank them for their invaluable contributions to our lives. This year we are especially thanking Rohrbach's Farm Markets! Sign a giant thank-you card, learn about where your food comes from, enter to win a bountiful basket of farm fresh food or tickets to Rohrbach's corn maze!
Little Sprouts: Tumble & Move
Thursdays 10:15am - 10:45am
October Session: October 17th - November 7th
November Session: November 21st - December 19th
Ages 2-6 and their caregivers will tumble and move, experiencing whole body motion through fun themes each week. Taught by Katie Rude of MomBoss Fitness. Four class session is $28.00 per family, (same household); registration is required.
Saturday, October 19th
10:00am - 12:00pm
Come meet TANK, a life-sized dino, as our dinosaur exhibit comes to life! Join us for great dino crafts, activities, and experiments to learn about these amazing creatures that roamed the Earth millions of years ago. Event is included in regular museum admission.
October 21st, 28th, and November 4th
9:00am - 11:30am
Have you ever wondered what your child is learning through their play? Do you ever wonder if your child is ready for kindergarten? This 3-session camp will help you learn why play is important and how to understand it. Your child will be invited to play, you will be invited to chat, observe and play alongside your child with two local passionate early childhood educators, Jenn Boyunegmez and Lisa Herrald-Doerschler. Ages 2-6, $20/family, register online.
Grossology Lab - Frog Dissection
Saturday, October 26th
Session A: 10:00am - 11:00am; Session B: 11:15am - 12:15pm
Join the BU Biology Club for an in-depth hour of hands-on science. Students will discover vertebrate anatomy through a hands-on frog dissection. Recommended for ages 6 to teens. Free with regular admission. Seats are limited, RSVP on the Bloomsburg Children's Museum website.
National STEM Day
Friday, November 8th
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Enjoy extended Museum hours as we celebrate National STEM, (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Day. We will have special activities such as 3D printing, laser cutting, creating circuits, experiments, and much more! Included with Museum admission.
Saturday, November 16th
11:00am - 1:00pm
Families are invited to a day of feathery fun at the museum with turkey crafts and games, plus get your picture taken with live turkeys! Wear a turkey on your shirt for $1.00 off admission.
National Espressso Day
Saturday, November 23rd
11:00am - 1:00pm
Espresso made its debut in Italy in the early 20th century when Italy's Luigi Bezzera, the owner of a manufacturing plant, wanted to speed up the time it took to make coffee. The result is the thick bold coffee many people enjoy. Adults get a free espresso and kids get to learn about coffee bean growth, bean roasting, and cultural use of coffee.
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).