Discovery Camps

Camp Registration for 2019 Discovery Camps will begin on March 1, 2019.

Discovery day camps at the ExpERIEnce Children’s Museum are held during the summer months of June, July and August. Choose from a single day camp designed for children ages 4-6 or a week-long themed experience created for children ages 5-9, both to attend without an adult. Through hands-on activities children will develop the ability to learn through PLAY!

All summer camps include interactive experiences, a camp t-shirt, and daily snack. Bring a packed lunch and drink to enjoy throughout the day.
Drop-off will begin at 8:30 and pick-up is no later than 4:30pm.
All camps are designed and led by Children’s Museum educators.

Cost:

Little Einstein expERIEnce Day Camp:
Single camp day cost:
Members $40 |Non-members – $50
3-day session cost:
Members – $110| Non-members – $140

Week-long Discovery Day Camps:
Members – $150 | Non-members – $175

Pre-registration is required.

Dec
16
Sun
Brunch with Santa
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch and a special magic show by Cliff Hopkins and Kelly as they bring the spirit of the holidays to life at the museum.  Kids will each have the opportunity to visit with Santa and receive a special gift, too!

Pre-registration and pre-payment required.

Cost:
$12 per member
$14 per non-member
Under 2 is free

Please call the museum at 814-453-3743 to register or click here to register online!

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Dec
17
Mon
expERIEnce Baby December 17
Dec 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am

Infant participants will explore and react to a world of new experiences. The expERIEnce Baby class engages the youngest of learners in tactile activities, designed to facilitate ongoing skill development towards milestone attainment and cultivates relationships between parents and children. expERIEnce Baby is a 30-minute class with free playtime at the museum afterwards. *experience Baby classes are designed for children 6-18 months old to attend with an adult

*Pre-registration and pre-payment are required

All sessions will incorporate thematic learning activities related to the series “Where is Baby’s” by Karen Katz

Cost:
Individual class cost (adult/child pair): Member-$8/Non-member-$10
Please call the museum at 453-3743 to register or click here to register online!

 

*Please note our Cancellation Policy: Due to the popularity of our education programs, cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to class time are subject to no refunds or exchanges.  Cancellations made with greater than 24-hour notice prior to class time will receive full class credit to be used within six months of the original class date.

expERIEnce Toddler December 17
Dec 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:15 am

Capability stimulating play through movement, music, story and sensory exploration. Discover fun playful songs, play materials and creative ways to interact with your little one. expERIEnce Toddler is a 45-minute class with free play at the museum afterwards. *expERIEnce Toddler classes are designed for children 18-36 months old to attend with an adult.

*Pre-registration and pre-payment is required

All sessions will incorporate thematic learning activities related to children’s songs in book form by Jane Cabrera.

Cost:
Individual class cost (adult/child pair): Member: $9 / Non-member: $11

Please call the museum at 453-3743 to register or click here to register online!

 

*Please note our Cancellation Policy: Due to the popularity of our education programs, cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to class time are subject to no refunds or exchanges.  Cancellations made with greater than 24-hour notice prior to class time will receive full class credit to be used within six months of the original class date.

Dec
20
Thu
Ms. Loretta’s Story Time
Dec 20 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Join Ms. Loretta for story time with a craft every week at the museum.  All ages welcome!  Story time is included with admission to the museum.  Ms. Loretta, a retired teacher, has been reading stories to children at the museum for 20 years!!

Dec
23
Sun
Brunch with Santa
Dec 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Enjoy a delicious brunch and a special magic show by Cliff Hopkins and Kelly as they bring the spirit of the holidays to life at the museum.  Kids will each have the opportunity to visit with Santa and receive a special gift, too!

Pre-registration and pre-payment required.

Cost:
$12 per member
$14 per non-member
Under 2 is free

Please call the museum at 814-453-3743 to register or click here to register online!

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Dec
24
Mon
Merry Christmas! – Museum Closed
Dec 24 all-day

Merry Christmas! The expERIEnce Children’s Museum is closed today. We will reopen Wednesday, December 26th at 10am.

Dec
25
Tue
Merry Christmas! – Museum Closed
Dec 25 all-day

Merry Christmas! The expERIEnce Children’s Museum is closed today.  We will reopen Wednesday, December 26th at 10am

Dec
26
Wed
Playcation
Dec 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

School’s out!

Stay and play with us at the expERIEnce Children’s Museum. Curious campers will create, imagine, explore and PLAY with seasonal STEAM. Choose from one, two or all three dates. (Designed for children ages 5-9 years old)

All Playcations include interactive experiences, free play and snack. Bring a packed lunch and drink to enjoy throughout the day.

Time:

9am-4pm (Drop off will begin at 8:30am and pick up will be no later than 4:30pm)

Dates:

Monday, November 26
Wednesday, December 26
Monday, April 22

Cost:

Individual Day Camp Cost: $30 member / $40 non-members
3-Week Session Cost: $80 members / $100 non-members

Pre-registration is required. Call to register: 453-3743 or click here to register online!

 

*Please note our Cancellation Policy: Due to the popularity of our education programs, cancellations made less than 24 hours prior to class time are subject to no refunds or exchanges.  Cancellations made with greater than 24-hour notice prior to class time will receive full class credit to be used within six months of the original class date.

Dec
27
Thu
Ms. Loretta’s Story Time
Dec 27 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Join Ms. Loretta for story time with a craft every week at the museum.  All ages welcome!  Story time is included with admission to the museum.  Ms. Loretta, a retired teacher, has been reading stories to children at the museum for 20 years!!

Dec
31
Mon
Noon Year’s Eve
Dec 31 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Bring the family for a fun celebration with us as we celebrate the NOON Year! We’ll have party hats, entertainment and lots of fun as we countdown to the Noon Year with an apple juice toast and balloon drop.

Activities run from 10am-3pm with balloon drops at 12:00pm and 2:00pm.

Cost:
$4 per member
$9 per non-member
Under 2 is free

Sorry, no coupons or free admission passes will be accepted for this event.

Pay at the door the day of the event or Click here to pre-register online!

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