Summer Series

This is a look at our 2019 Summer Series Classes! We are working on our class list for 2020, and it will be shared here when it is available! 

 

Please call the Museum at 307-332-1341 for registration and more information. Class sizes are limited to 10 students. A limited number of scholarships may be available. All classes will be held at the Lander Children’s Museum at 465 Lincoln Street. 

Bloxels 

Learn how to craft your own video game and try your hand at besting the challenges created by your Bloxel classmates. Design your own characters, levels, ability, and more. Student should bring a tablet to create their Bloxel game. With their own device they can take their game home. We have some to borrow at the class if needed.

Date: May 28th-30th

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages: 7&up

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

Color Experiments 

This is a hands-on kid friendly class with a focus on the science of color! We will test color mixing in numerous ways! Science, Art and Math are just a bonus for all the fun! 

Date: May 28th – 30th

Time: 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Ages: 5&up

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

Cottonwood Carving – Session I

Students will learn the skills to carve wood into functional or ornamental objects. Tools and wood will be provided. 

Date: June 4th-6th

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages: 7&up

Limit: 6 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

The Art of Magic – Session I

Young magicians will increase their general knowledge about magic as an art. They will use a hands-on approach to learning the illusions of magic to cultivate a great experience for both themselves as an artist and their audience. 

Date: June 4th-6th

Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Ages: 5&up

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

Science Explorers – Session I

Kids will get to experience natural science through fun hands on activities and experiments.

A little bit of animal science, earth science, insects, and physical science. 

Date: June 11th – 13th

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages: 4-8

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

Lego Mindstorm Robotics

Enter into the robotics realm while you work with a partner to build and program your own Mindstorm Robot!

Dates: June 18th- 20th

Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Ages: 7&up

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

Survival Skills

In this workshop kids our young explorers will learn some essential skills for survival.

Dates: June 25th – 27th

Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Ages: 6&up

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

Cottonwood Carving – Session II

Students will learn the skills to carve wood into functional or ornamental objects. Tools and wood will be provided. 

Date: July 9th – 11th

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages: 7&up

Limit: 6 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

For the love of Chemistry – Session I

Children will explore different areas of science through a variety of fun, interactive, hands-on experiences. Experiment with measuring, mixing, liquids, solids, gels… 

Date: July 9th – 11th

Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Ages: 5&up

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

Science Explorers – Session II

Kids will get to experience natural science through fun hands on activities and experiments.

A little bit of animal science, earth science, insects, and physical science. 

Date: July 16th – 18th

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages: 4-8

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

Stop Motion Animation

Stop Motion is animation that is captured one frame at a time, with physical objects moved between frames. Kids will get to design and perform their own animations in this hands-on workshop.

Date: July 23rd – 25th

Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm

Ages: 6&up

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

Drone Academy

Learn how to use drones safely, with confidence and skill at this fun Drone Flying Workshop.

Date: July 30th – August 1st

Time: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Ages: 7&up

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

The Art of Magic – Session II

Young magicians will increase their general knowledge about magic as an art. They will use a hands-on approach to learning the illusions of magic to cultivate a great experience for both themselves as an artist and their audience. 

Date: August 6th – 8th

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages: 5&up

Limit: 10 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)

 

Cottonwood Carving – Session III

Students will learn the skills to carve wood into functional or ornamental objects. Tools and wood will be provided. 

Date: August 13th – 15th

Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ages: 7&up

Limit: 6 per session

Fee: $30 ($20 with museum membership)