Public Hours

  • Saturdays 1-5 p.m.
  • School/Tour groups
    by appointment only

 

Admission Prices

Adults: $6

Children (4-18): $3.50

Seniors (55+): $3.50

Children 3 & under are admitted free

All major credit cards accepted

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CC2
Grades 6, 7, and 8

CC2 is a program that provides educational science enrichment on a variety of topics in a fun learning environment.

“My daughter enjoyed the variety of topics, and indicated that she’s learned a lot about various aspects of science.” 

Curator Club Parent

 

2014 FALL SCHEDULE

Please note that this will be an outdoor activity. 

Details will be sent to registrants.

 

9/6 Scales, Fins and Gills

The fish of the Yellow Breeches!

Study the fabulous fish of the Yellow Breeches.

10/4 Keep on Diggin’!  

Another Archeological Dig!

Unearth the past at an archeological dig.

Please note that this will be an off site activity. 

Details will be sent to registrants.

11/1 Simple Machines

Discover how they make our lives easier.

   

                      

            

CC2 Time

Saturdays 1:45 PM – 4:00 PM
Doors open for registration at 1:35 PM

Experienced Teachers

Instructors are certified teachers assisted by Messiah College students.  All staff members—instructors and assistants—have current clearances.

Price

The cost is $15 per individual per activity. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required as space is limited. Walk-ins will be accepted on the day of the activity for a cost of $18 as space allows.

Need-based scholarships available.

For more information contact the museum office.

CC2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum of Natural History, a birthday certificate for three free admissions, and a t-shirt.

For more information call 691-6082 (option 2) or email us at curatorsclub@messiah.edu


Payment must be received within 72 hours of an activity or the registration may not be held.  We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. Checks may be mailed to:

The Oakes Museum of Natural History
Messiah College
One College Avenue
Suite 3029
Mechanicsburg, Pa 17055
Attn:  CC2

 

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The Oakes Museum of Natural History reserves the right to cancel any program two weeks before it begins due to insufficient registration. All prepaid participants will receive a full refund.

No refunds will be issued after the first activity.

In case of inclement weather, please call 691-6082 (option 2)
for information regarding cancellations or delays.

 

Curator Club Mission Statement

In fitting with the Oakes Museum mission statement, the Curator Club is a multifaceted science enrichment program.  The program will provide a meaningful and hands on learning experience for the participants, challenging them to explore and question their world.

Fulfilling part of the Oakes Museum mission, the Curator Club is a multifaceted science enrichment program for community children, grades 3 to 8.  The program provides scientifically-based, hands-on learning experience for the participants, challenging them to explore and question their world.