Science Classes

The Discovery Center proudly offers science classes for ages 2 and up on a weekly basis September through  April.

During the months of June, and July, we  offer summer camp for ages 8 and up

Fall Classes begin September 15th!

Download our fall program guide

Discovery Center offers a variety of classes depending on your student’s age, interst and when you would like to participate. In an effort to adapt to the changing circumstances of COVID-19, we have reduced some class sizes, opened additional sessions, and we are even offering online fall classes! Click the descriptions below for more information on Discovery Center science classes and registration.

Create Scientists - ages 2 to 4

Parents/guardians attend this fun hands-on class alongside their child. Enjoy experiments, crafts, games, animals, and more as we “create scientists”!

Fall Session: September 15-November 17, 2020

Pricing: $140.00 members/$160.00 non-members (includes all 10 weeks)

Section One: Tuesdays 10:30am-11:15am click to register

Section Two: Tuesdays 11:30am-12:15pm click to register

Virtual Create Scientists: Fridays 10:30am-11:15am via Zoom ($70 for members/$80 non-members)  click to register

Sing a Long Science ages 2-4

Combine music, science and art with songs and activities geared to the early learner. Adults will accompany their student for this program.  This class is available as a walk in class  for an additional $2.00 after general admission. General admission for Discovery Center is $8.00 for adults and children over the age of 2. Admission to Discovery Center is free for members.

Fall Session October 3rd – December 19

Pricing:  $2.00 add on to general admission

Class meets :  Saturdays 11:30am – 12:00pm  or  3:30pm-4:00pm

Pop UP preschool Science ages 1+

You never know what will “PopUP” at Discovery Center! This program features a fun book, experiement or craft designed for our yougest scientists. PopUP Science is offered as a $3.00 add-on to general admission. There is no need to pre-register. General admission to Discovery Center is $8.00 per person for adults and children over the age of two. General admission is always free for Discovery Center members.

Fall Session: September 17-December 17 (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas)

Class Meets: Thursdays from 10:30am-11:am

Price: $3.00 plus admission

Science Explorers - ages 5 to 6

Spark your curiosity as we explore, experiment and think like scientists.

Fall Session: September 15-November 17, 2020

Pricing: $140 for members/$160.00 non members (includes all 10 weeks of classes)

Class meets Tuesdays from 4:00pm-5:00pm click to register

Sci Kids - ages 7 to 10

Grab your lab coats and get ready to become a Sci Kid! We will be conducting experiments, exploring new concepts each month and having lots of fun! This class is great for the home school student!

$140.00 members / $160.00 non members (includes all 10 weeks)

Fall Session: September 15-November 17, 2020

In person class: Tuesdays 1:30-2:30pm click to register

Virtual Sci Kids: Thursdays 1:30-2:10 via Zoom $70 members / $80.00 non members click to register

 

Junior Robotics ages 7 to 9

Learn the basics of programming, robotics and simple machines in this fun, hands-on class. Students will build using Cublets and Legos. Space is limited. This class fills quickly!

Fall Session September 17 – November 19

Pricing: $140.00 members / $160.00 non members (includes 10 weeks)

Class meets Saturdays from 11:30am-12:30pm  click to register.

Jr. Zookeepers - ages 8 to 12

Do you have a budding veterinarian or zoologist? This class is all about animals! Get up close and personal with some of our reptile residents at Discovery Center as you become a Jr. Zookeeper!

Fall Session: September 15-November 17, 2020

Pricing: $140.00 members / $160.00 non members (includes 10 weeks)

Class meets Tuesdays from 5:30pm-6:30pm  click to register

Lego Robotics ages 10 and up

Build, code, and have tons of fun as we take on the world of Lego Robotics. Students will learn to build and code with EV3 Mindstorms.

Space is limited. This class fills quickly!

Fall Session: September 17-November 19, 2020

Pricing: $140.00 members / $160.00 non members (includes 10 weeks)

Class meets Thursdays from 5:30-6:30pm click to register

Earth Science - ages 11-15

Calling all Earthlings! Discover the world of geology, meteorology, oceanography and more! Experiment, create and make new friends in this one of a kind class.

Fall Session September 16 – November 18, 2020

Pricing: $140.00 members / $160.00 non members (includes 10 weeks)

Class meets Wednesdays 5:30pm-6:30pm click to register