Science Classes

The Discovery Center proudly offers science classes for ages 2 and up on a weekly basis in two, 10-week sessions. Fall programming runs from September through November, and Spring Programming runs from January through April. During the months of June and July, we offer summer camp for ages 8 and up.

Discovery Center offers a variety of classes depending on your student’s age, interest 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 classes! Click the descriptions below for more information on Discovery Center science classes and registration.

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.

Astronaut Academy Pop UP Science Sessions: October 3rd – December 19 (closed Thanksgiving and Christmas)

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

Price: $3.00 plus admission

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.

Astronaut Academy Sing-A-Long Sessions: October 3rd – December 19

Pricing:  $3.00 add on to general admission

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

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”!

Spring Session: January 19, 2021 to April 2, 2021

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

 Tuesdays 11:30am-12:15pm 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!

Spring Session: January 19, 2021 to April 2, 2021

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!

Spring Session: January 19, 2021 to April 2, 2021

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+

Learn to build and program with Lego EV3-Mindstorms. This class is customizable to your child’s interest in topics of engineering, space, and scientific discovery.

Spring Session: January 19, 2021 to April 2, 2021

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

Class Meets on Thursday’s from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM click to register