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The Oakes Museum of Natural History

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Suite 3029 One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 United States
7176916082

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September 2015
$15 - $18

CC2-The Dirt on Dirt! Registration

September 10

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on Sept. 12th from 12:15pm-2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is The Dirt on Dirt! Discover what lives under the ground. CC 2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows.  To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/curator-club-2.html

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$15 - $18

Curators Club – The Dirt on Dirt! Registration

September 11

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Sept. 12th from 9:15-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is The Dirt on Dirt! Discover what lives under the ground. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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$15 - $18

Curators Club – Living on the Edge! Registration

September 25

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Sept. 26th from 9:15-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Living on the Edge! Explore what animals live in the mountains and how they are able to survive. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. more »

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October 2015
$15 - $18

CC2 – Can You Dig It? Registration

October 2

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on Oct. 3rd from Noon-2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Can You Dig It? Archeological Dig join Archeologist Dr. Pettegrew for an archeological dig. CC2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/curator-club-2.html

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$15 - $18

Curators Club – Can You Dig it?

October 3 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Oct. 3rd from 9:15-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History.  This week’s topic is Can You Dig It? Archeological Dig join Archeologist Dr. Pettegrew for an archeological dig. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go more »

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Curators Club-Creepy Crawlies, Gooey Gross-outs & More! Registration

October 31 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Oct. 31st from 9:15am-11:30am. This week’s topic is Creepy Crawlies, Gooey Gross-outs and More! Spend Halloween at the Oakes Museum! Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. . Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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November 2015
$15 - $18

Curators Club – YOU be the Judge! Registration

November 6

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Nov. 7th from 9:15-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is YOU be the Judge! Test the laws of Science and learn about how our universe works. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register more »

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CC2 – YOU be the Judge! Registration

November 6

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on Nov. 7th from 12:15-2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is YOU be the Judge! Test the laws of Science and learn about how our universe works. CC 2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register more »

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Curators Club – Monkey Business! Registration

November 20

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Nov. 21st from 9:15-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. This week’s topic is Monkey Business! Discover the diets, unique behaviors and other interesting facts about primates of the world. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. Registration more »

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January 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – Trash Eaters!

January 9, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Jan. 9th from 9:15am-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Trash Eaters! Discover what animals happily eat trash and how this helps them to survive! Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to more »

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CC2 – Cells and ‘Scopes!

January 9, 2016 @ 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on Jan. 9th from 12:15pm to 2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History.  The topic is Cells and ‘Scopes! Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells – the building blocks of life! CC 2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space more »

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Curators Club – Cells and ‘Scopes!

January 23, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Jan. 23rd from 9:15am-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Cells and ‘Scopes! Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells – the building blocks of life! Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To more »

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February 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – Tree of Life!

February 6, 2016 @ 9:10 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Feb. 6th from 9:15am-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The week’s topic is Tree of Life! Trace life as from Amoebas to Zebras as you learn about the amazing world of animals! Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as more »

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CC2 – Tree of Life!

February 6, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on Feb. 6th from Noon-2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Tree of Life! Trace life as from Amoebas to Zebras as you learn about the amazing world of animals! CC2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. more »

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Curators Club – React!

February 20, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Feb. 20th from 9:15am-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is React! Perform chemical reactions, categorize acids and bases and learn more about chemistry! Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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$15 - $18

CC2 – React!

February 20, 2016 @ 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on Feb. 20th from 12:15-2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is React! Perform chemical reactions, categorize acids and bases and learn more about chemistry! CC 2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/curator-club-2.html

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March 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – Colors, Colors Everywhere!

March 5, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on March 5th from 9:15am-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Colors, Colors Everywhere! Learn how colors are made, what makes colors different. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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CC2 – Colors, Colors Everywhere!

March 5, 2016 @ 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on March 5th from 12:15-2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Colors, Colors Everywhere! Learn how colors are made, what makes them different. CC2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. . Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/curator-club-2.html

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Curators Club – Tell Me a Story!

March 19, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on March 19th from 9:15am-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Tell Me a Story! Bring a story to life using puppets, props, and imagination. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. Registration Link: http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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May 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – Lions, Zebras & Zulus, Oh My!

May 21, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on May 21st from 9-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Lions, Zebras & Zulus, Oh My! Learn about African animals and culture. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. . Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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June 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – Become a Scientist!

June 4, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:25 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on June 4th from 9:15-11:25am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Become a Scientist! Create, design and test our own hypothesis as you learn about the scientific method. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To more »

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CC2 – Become a Scientist!

June 4, 2016 @ 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on June 4th from 12:15pm-2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Become a Scientist! Create, design and test your own hypothesis as you learn about the scientific method. CC 2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To more »

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Curators Club – Unearth the Past!

June 18, 2016 @ 9:10 am - 11:20 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on June 18th from 9:10am-11:20am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. This week’s topic is Unearth the Past! Discover geology and fossils. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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CC2 – Unearth the Past!

June 18, 2016 @ 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on June 18th from 12:15pm-2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Unearth the Past! Discover geology and fossils. CC2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/curator-club-2.html

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July 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

July 9, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:35 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on July 9th from 9:15am-11:35am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History.  The topic is Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! Find out about the trash we make and where it goes. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to more »

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CC2 – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle!

July 9, 2016 @ 12:00 pm - 2:25 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on July 9th from Noon to 2:25pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! Find out about the trash we make and where it goes. CC 2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register more »

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Curators Club – What’s in the Water?

July 23, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on July 23rd from 9am-11:30am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is What’s in the Water? Explore the Yellow Breeches and Trout Run. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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CC2 – What’s in the Water?

July 23, 2016 @ 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8 on July 23rd from 12:15pm to 2:30pm at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is What’s in the Water? Explore the Yellow Breeches and Trout Run. CC2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/curator-club-2.html

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August 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – North America!

August 6, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:20 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5 on Aug. 6th from 9:15am-11:20am at The Oakes Museum of Natural History. The topic is North America! Identify animal signs and adaptations. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. Registration Link: http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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September 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – Pachy What? Pachyderms!

September 10, 2016 @ 9:10 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5. This week’s topic is Pachy What? Pachyderms! Asian and African Elephants. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. . Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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Curators Club – Leopard Spots, Zebra Stripes & Other Animal Mysteries!

September 24, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5. This week’s topic is Leopard Spots, Zebra Stripes & Other Animal Mysteries! Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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October 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – Let’s Dig In !

October 1, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5. This week’s topic is Let’s Dig In! A Real Archeological Dig. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. T Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows . To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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CC2 – Let’s Dig In!

October 1, 2016 @ 12:10 pm - 2:25 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8. This week’s topic is Let’s Dig In! A Real Archeological Dig. CC2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/curator-club-2.html

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Curators Club – What’s for Dinner?

October 29, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:25 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5. This week’s topic is What’s for Dinner? Herbivores, Carnivores and Omnivores. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. TPre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows . To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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CC2 – What’s for Dinner?

October 29, 2016 @ 12:15 pm - 2:30 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8. This week’s topic is What’s for Dinner? Herbivores, Carnivores and Omnivores. CC 2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt.  Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/curator-club-2.html

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November 2016
$15 - $18

Curators Club – Let it Snow!

November 5, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:20 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5. This week’s topic is Let it Snow! Animals in the Arctic. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. . Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows . To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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CC2 – Let it Snow!

November 5, 2016 @ 12:10 pm - 2:20 pm

The CC2 is a science program for children in grades 6-8. This week’s topic is Let it Snow! Animals in the Arctic. CC2 members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a birthday certificate for three children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be as space allows. To register go to http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/curator-club-2.html

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Curators Club – Give Me Some Space!

November 19, 2016 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am

Curators’ club is a science program for children in grades 3-5. This week’s topic is “Give Me Some Space! Overpopulation in Animal Groups”. Curator Club members receive an annual membership card for free admission to The Oakes Museum, a certificate for 3 children’s admissions, and a T-shirt. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required. Walk-ins will be accepted as space allows. Registration Link: http://www.messiah.edu/Oakes/curator_club/index.html

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