Gradades 3, 4, and 5
Curator Club is a program that provides science enrichment
on a variety of topics in a fun learning environment.
“Saturday mornings at Curator Club were always a highlight of my child’s week.” Curator Club Parent
2016 SPRING/SUMMER SCHEDULE
Create, design and test our own hypothesis
as you learn about the scientific method.
Geology and Fossils
Unearth the past and discover geology and fossils.
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Find out about the trash we make and where it goes.
Yellow Breeches And Trout Run
Explore the creek and finds out what lives in the water.
Identify animal tracks, signs
and learn how animals adapt to survive.
Curator Club Time
Saturdays 9:15 AM – 11:30 AM
Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum of Natural History, a Curator Club t-shirt, and a certificate for three free admissions to bring a friend.
Pre-registration and pre-payment are required as space is limited. The cost for all six activities is $75 ($12.50 per activity) or $15 per individual activity. Walk-ins may be accepted on the day of the activity as space allows for a cost of $18.
Payment must be received within 72 hours of an activity or the registration may not be held. Credit card payments may now be made online - see link below registration. We accept Visa, MasterCard, and American Express. Checks may be mailed to:
The Oakes Museum of Natural History
One College Avenue
Attn: Curator Club
No refunds will be issued after the first activity. 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. In case of inclement weather, please call 691-6082 (option 2) for information regarding cancellations or delays.
Need-based scholarships are available. For more information contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Curator Club instructors are certified teachers assisted by Messiah College students. All museum staff members have current clearances.
What to Bring
Curator Club Mission Statement
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.