expERIEnce Pre-K Classes

Formally our Pre-School classes, 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. expERIEnce Pre-K programs are one hour with free playtime at the museum afterwards. Purchase a 4 week session or individual classes. Pre-registration is required. Please call 814-453-3743 to register.

 

*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.

Cost

4 week session cost: $35 members / $43 non-members (adult/child pair)

Individual Class Cost: $10 members / $12 non-members (adult/child pair)

Session I: Mondays or Tuesdays

March 27 or March 28 – Moosetache

April 10 or April 11 – Glad Monster/Sad Monster

April 24 or April 25 – Pete the Cat

May 8 or May 9 – Beautiful Oops

Session II: Mondays or Tuesdays

May 22 or May 23 – Dinosaurmpus

June 12 or June 13 – The Napping House

June 26 or June 27 – Peanut Butter and Cupcake

July 10 or July 11 – Officer Buckle and Gloria

*Last Preschool Classes 2/25 and 3/11*

Age

3-5 year olds – attend with an adult

May 25 @ 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... read more
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
*Sensory friendly mornings are an exclusive event for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and sensory processing differences to have a fun, enjoyable and interactive learning experience in a comfortable and accepting environment! Staff goes through... read more
May 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jun 1 @ 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... read more
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jun 5 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Infant participants will explore and react to a world of new experiences. expERIEnce Baby engages the youngest of learners in tactile activities, designed to facilitate ongoing skill development towards milestone attainment and cultivates relationships between... read more
Jun 8 @ 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... read more
Jun 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jun 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jun 12 @ 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... read more
Jun 13 @ 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... read more
Every 3rd Thursday of the month, we will stay open until 7pm! This is the perfect time to stop by after school or work and spend some quality family time together.
Jun 15 @ 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... read more
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jun 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Curious campers will experiment with our museum mission – to create, discover, imagine, and PLAY. Get slimy, yucky, ooey and gooey through STEAM activities, literature, and music as we uncover the meaning of camp FUN.... read more
Jun 19 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Infant participants will explore and react to a world of new experiences. expERIEnce Baby engages the youngest of learners in tactile activities, designed to facilitate ongoing skill development towards milestone attainment and cultivates relationships between... read more
Jun 22 @ 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... read more
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
*Sensory friendly mornings are an exclusive event for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and sensory processing differences to have a fun, enjoyable and interactive learning experience in a comfortable and accepting environment! Staff goes through... read more
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – Jun 30 @ 3:00 pm
Join us as we engage in all things nature utilizing our outdoor Discovery classroom! Construct a tent, create and utilize a scrap campfire stove, discover peculiar creatures, dabble in geocaching and so much more! Find... read more
Jun 26 @ 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... read more
Jun 27 @ 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... read more
Jun 29 @ 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... read more
Jul 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Children will discover hands on learning through engaging experiences with the arts, sciences, and MORE as they interact with experienced museum PLAYOLOGISTS! Hands-on play is funded through ECGRA (Erie Gaming Revenue Authority) Lead Asset Funding. Come discover... read more
Jul 3 @ 9:30 am – 10:00 am
Infant participants will explore and react to a world of new experiences. expERIEnce Baby engages the youngest of learners in tactile activities, designed to facilitate ongoing skill development towards milestone attainment and cultivates relationships between... read more