Learning is a key component of our mission. We seek to provide a learning-rich environment to our young people as well as the general public with a variety of educational and hands on exhibits, presentations and workshops. Each year, the museum serves thousands of school children through a variety of field trips, overnight programs, and school and community presentations given throughout the region and the state. Click on one of the following educational opportunities to learn more.
- School Field Trips
- Cool Science 2 Go (Outreach)
- Annual Science Fair
- Home School Days
- Scout Adventures
- Camps & Workshops
Science Zone Activities:
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- Planetarium Show Times: 10:30AM, 1:30PM and 3:30PM daily
- Science Zone: Make Gliders @ 10:00 am and 11:00 am daily
Special times for Helicopter Day
Planetarium Show Times: 10:30 a.m. / 1:30 p.m. / 3:30 p.m.
Maker Station Activities: 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
- 10 a.m.: FPG 9’s Gliders
- 11 a.m.: Loop Gliders
- 1 p.m.: Helicopters
- 2 p.m.: Rube Goldberg Station Challenge