Discovery Camps

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.

Apr
22
Sun
Jedi Academy
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

SOLD OUT!

Calling all young Padawan’s! Under Jedi Knight Cliff’s Magical instruction , young recruits will prepare to face the dark side at the Children’s Museum’s annual Jedi Training Academy! Recruits will make an out of this world activity, meet the Star Wars Clan, enjoy themed snacks and receive an honorary light saber and Jedi Training Certificate to take home. Come dressed as your favorite character!

Cost:
Museum Member Adult: $15 each, Museum Member Child:$15 each
Non-Member Adult: $20 each, Non-Member Child: $20 each
children age 1 and under are free

Please call the museum at 453-3743 to register or pay online using the link below. Payment is due at the time of registration. Pre-registration is required.

http://www.eriechildrensmuseum.org/evrplus_registration/?action=evrplusegister&event_id=20

 

Apr
23
Mon
expERIEnce Baby
Apr 23 @ 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. Purchase a 5-week session or individual classes.*experience Baby classes are designed for children 6-18 months old to attend with an adult* Classes are held every other week.

*Pre-registration required

All sessions will incorporate thematic learning activities related to classical children’s songs presented in book form.

Cost:
Individual class cost: Member – $8  / Non-member – $10 (adult/child pair)
5-week session cost: Members – $27/Non-members – $35 (adult/child pair)

Session I: Mondays 9:30am-10:00am

March 12, March 26, April 9, April 23, May 7

Please call the museum at 453-3743 to register or register online using the link below

http://www.eriechildrensmuseum.org/evrplus_registration/?action=evrplusegister&event_id=44

*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
Apr 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am

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 playtime at the museum afterwards. expERIEnce Toddler classes are designed for children 18-36months old to attend with an adult. Purchas a *5-week session or individual classes. Pre-registration is required.

All session I classes will incorporate learning activities related to tad Hills Duck & Goose series.

Cost:
Individual class cost: Members $9/Non-members $11 (adult/child pair)
5-week session: Members $31/Non-members $39 (adult/child pair)

Session I: Mondays 10:30am-11:15am
March 12, March 26, April 9, April 23, May 7

Please call the museum at 453-3743 to register or register online using the link below

http://www.eriechildrensmuseum.org/evrplus_registration/?action=evrplusegister&event_id=48

*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.

Apr
26
Thu
Ms. Loretta’s Story Time
Apr 26 @ 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!!

Apr
29
Sun
Jedi Academy
Apr 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Calling all young Padawan’s! Under Jedi Knight Cliff’s Magical instruction , young recruits will prepare to face the dark side at the Children’s Museum’s annual Jedi Training Academy! Recruits will make an out of this world activity, meet the Star Wars Clan, enjoy themed snacks and receive an honorary light saber and Jedi Training Certificate to take home. Come dressed as your favorite character!

Cost:
Museum Member Adult: $15 each, Museum Member Child:$15 each
Non-Member Adult: $20 each, Non-Member Child: $20 each
children age 1 and under are free

Please call the museum at 453-3743 to register or pay online using the link below. Payment is due at the time of registration. Pre-registration is required.

http://www.eriechildrensmuseum.org/evrplus_registration/?action=evrplusegister&event_id=22

Apr
30
Mon
expERIEnce Pre-K
Apr 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Experiment together with art, science, language and math early learning activities that spark curiosity and help prepare your child for success in school. Connect with the group through an engaging circle time sure to get you moving and ready to play! Explore stations that promote school readiness, social connections and skill development. The expERIEnce Pre-K programs are one hour with free playtime at the museum afterwards.  Purchase a *5-week session or individual classes. expERIEnce Pre-K classes are designed for children 3-5 years old to attend with an adult. Classes are held every other week.

*Pre-registration is required

Session I classes will incorporate learning activities related to Mo Willems’ Pigeon series.

Cost:
Individual class cost: Members $10/Non-members $12 (adult/child pair)
*5-week session cost: Members $35/Non-members $43 (adult/child pair)

Session I: Mondays 10:30am-11:30am
March 19, April 2, April 16, April 30, May 14

Please call 453-3743 to register or register online using the link below

http://www.eriechildrensmuseum.org/evrplus_registration/?action=evrplusegister&event_id=50

*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.

STEAM Class
Apr 30 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us as we explore all things scientific, technological, engineered, artistic and mathematical! Kiddos will focus on teamwork and collaboration as they embark in a series of challenges and processed-based experiences. All classes will be offered the last Monday of the month from 1:00-3:00pm. STEAM class is geared for ages 6-10 to attend without an adult.

*Pre-registration is required.

Cost:
8-Week Session Cost: $90 member / $105 non-member
Individual Class Cost: $12 member / $14 non-member

Please call 453-3743 to register or register online using the link below

http://www.eriechildrensmuseum.org/evrplus_registration/?action=evrplusegister&event_id=38

*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.

 

May
1
Tue
expERIEnce Pre-K
May 1 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Experiment together with art, science, language and math early learning activities that spark curiosity and help prepare your child for success in school. Connect with the group through an engaging circle time sure to get you moving and ready to play! Explore stations that promote school readiness, social connections and skill development. The expERIEnce Pre-K programs are one hour with free playtime at the museum afterwards.  Purchase a *5-week session or individual classes. expERIEnce Pre-K classes are designed for children 3-5 years old to attend with an adult. Classes are held every other week.

*Pre-registration is required

Session I classes will incorporate learning activities related to Mo Willems’ Pigeon series.

Cost:
Individual class cost: Members $10/Non-members $12 (adult/child pair)
*5-week session cost: Members $35/Non-members $43 (adult/child pair)

Session I: Tuesdays 10:30am-11:30am

March 20, April 3, April 17, May 1, May 15

Please call 453-3743 to register or register online using the link below

http://www.eriechildrensmuseum.org/evrplus_registration/?action=evrplusegister&event_id=51

*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.

May
3
Thu
Ms. Loretta’s Story Time
May 3 @ 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!!

May
7
Mon
expERIEnce Baby
May 7 @ 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. Purchase a 5-week session or individual classes.*experience Baby classes are designed for children 6-18 months old to attend with an adult* Classes are held every other week.

*Pre-registration required

All sessions will incorporate thematic learning activities related to classical children’s songs presented in book form.

Cost:
Individual class cost: Member – $8  / Non-member – $10 (adult/child pair)
5-week session cost: Members – $27/Non-members – $35 (adult/child pair)

Session I: Mondays 9:30am-10:00am

March 12, March 26, April 9, April 23, May 7

Please call the museum at 453-3743 to register or register online using the link below

http://www.eriechildrensmuseum.org/evrplus_registration/?action=evrplusegister&event_id=45

*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.