Grades 6, 7, 8
Saturdays 12:15 PM - 2:30 PM
CC2 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
2017 Summer Activities
Now 6 Activities!
May 6 Shells
Discover the Diversity from Under the Sea
May 20 Simple Machines!
Simplify Work with Simple Machines
June 3 Lepidoptera - Winged Wonders!
Observe Butterflies and Moths
June 17 Reptiles - Snap, Slither and Snooze! Learn About the Life of Reptiles
July 1 Mycology - Fungus Amongus!
Explore the Amazing World of Fungi
July 15 Macroinvertebrates
Assess the Yellow Breeches
Please register your child based on the grade they are currently enrolled in. Contact us with any questions.
CC2 members receive a membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum of Natural History, a certificate for three free admissions, and a t-shirt.
The cost is $15 per individual per activity. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required as space is limited. Walk-ins may be accepted on the day of the activity for a cost of $18 as space allows.
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
One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg, Pa 17055
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.
Need-based scholarships are available.
For more information contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
In case of inclement weather, please call 691-6082 (option 2)
for information regarding cancellations or delays.
Instructors are certified teachers assisted by Messiah College students. All staff members—instructors and assistants—have current clearances.
What to Bring
- Labeled Water bottle (if needed)
- No crocs or flipflops for water or hiking activities
- Sunscreen (if needed)
- Dress for the weather as we may be outside
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.