Events

Girls Who Code

10/03/2019 04:30 PM - 05/21/2020 05:30 PM ET
  • Free
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Meets 1st & 3rd Thursday 4:30-5:30 p.m. October 2019– May 2020 Girls Who Code is a free after-school program for 3rd-5th grade girls. Learn the concepts of loops, variables, conditionals and functions that form the basis for all programming languages. All while having fun and making friends!

Infectious Intelligence

10/07/2019 04:30 PM - 05/04/2020 05:30 PM ET
  • $140.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Middle and High School-aged students will design and build tethered robots using engineering design concepts. Robots will be created to compete in a competition. Sketchup, technical drawing, circuits, mechanical engineering, critical thinking, and mathematical skills will be taught. Class size is limited to 14 students and a teacher’s recommendation is required because of the challenging nature of the club. Open to grades 6 and up. Payment required upon registration. $140.00 Pizza dinner included.

Mini Maker Camp A - Exciting Excavators

10/09/2019 04:30 PM - 10/11/2019 05:30 PM ET
  • $30.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Students will learn about and create a fully functional hydraulic excavating arm during the three day mini-camp. The project is an excellent demonstration of a hydraulic power system that drive real world machines. Students keep their creations. Recommended ages 6-12 $30 per student

Scout Badge- Creepy Cooking

10/12/2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM ET
  • $15.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Scouts will make edible slime, floating eyeballs, and other Halloween-themed treats.
Ages 6+ Cost $15/ student includes fun patch and materials for class.

Little Sprouts: Tumble & Move

10/17/2019 10:15 AM - 12/19/2019 10:45 AM ET
  • $28.00  -  October Session
  • $28.00  -  November Session
  • $56.00  -  Both October & November Sessions
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Ages 2-6 and their caregivers will tumble and move, experiencing whole body motion through fun themes each week.Taught by Katie Rude of MomBoss Fitness. Four class session is $28 per family (same household); registration required.

October Session: Thursdays 10/17-11/7 10:15-10:45a.m.
Novemeber Session:Thursdays 11/21-12/19 10:15-10:45 a.m. (no class on Thanksgiving)

Kinder Camp

10/21/2019 09:00 AM - 11/04/2019 11:30 AM ET
  • $20.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Have you ever wondered what your child is learning through their play? Do you ever wonder if your child is ready for kindergarten? This 3-session camp at The Bloomsburg Children’s Museum will help you learn why play is important and how to understand it. Your child will be invited to play, and you will be invited to chat, observe and play alongside your child with two local passionate early childhood educators, Jenn Boyunegmez and Lisa Herrald-Doerschler. $20/family, ages 2-6. Register online.

Grossology Lab: Frog Dissection

10/26/2019 10:00 AM - 12:15 PM ET
  • Free
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Join the Bloomsburg University Biology Club for an in-depth hour of hands-on science. Students will discover vertebrate anatomy through a hands-on frog dissection. Recommended for age 6 to teens, adults also welcome. Free with regular admission. Seats are limited; RSVP.on the museum’s website.

Session A: 10-11 a.m.

Session B: 11:15-12:15 p.m.

Art Lab: Oil Painting 101

11/02/2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET
  • $6.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
A one-hour class exploring and introducing fine art techniques. Whether you’re a seasoned painter in acrylics or watercolor or new to painting in general, you’ll find oil painting to be a fun and unique way to bring your drawings to life! Call museum to register. Recommended for ages 6+. Museum admission plus $6 material fee.

Mini Maker Camp B- Paper Bead Making

11/13/2019 04:30 PM - 11/15/2019 05:30 PM ET
  • $30.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Students will paper beads from scratch! Students will then use these beads to make various projects; jewelry, garland swag, small vessel or holiday gift. Ages 6+, $30/student. Register online.

Scout Badge- Museum Experience

11/16/2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM ET
  • $15.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
What’s more fun than visiting the Children’s Museum? Visiting the Museum and earning a patch! Scouts will be given a scavenger hunt and they must complete the information by finding the educational content in the exhibits. Scouts will then get a behind the scenes look at what it takes to create an exhibit for a museum. Ages 6+ Cost $15/ student includes fun patch and materials for class.

Art Lab: Dreamcatcher Weaving

12/07/2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM ET
  • $6.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Students will use old CDs to learn a circular weaving technique and turn them into dreamcatchers by adding beaded tails. The reflective surfaces of the CDs will add a nice effect! Call museum to register. Recommended for ages 6+. Museum admission plus $6 material fee

Mini Maker Camp C- Super Amazing Chemistry

12/11/2019 04:30 PM - 12/13/2019 05:30 PM ET
  • $30.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
Students will conduct 12 experiments exploring polymers, color, light, chain reactions, acids and bases all while having fun!
Recommended ages 6-12 $30 per student

Explorer Club

12/17/2019 04:30 PM - 12/15/2020 05:30 PM ET
  • $140.00
Bloomsburg Children's Museum
2 West 7th Street
Bloomsburg, PA 17815
United States of America
(no meetings July and August)Exploring Club is for boys and girls ages 10 to17 who are interested in learning about exciting career choices through activities, guest speakers and field trips to take an indepth look at a wide variety of careers. Exploring Club is run through the Boy Scouts of America’s Learning for Life. $140/ student for the entire year.