10:00 am- General Tour of Museum
10:45 am- Early Explorers Workshop with scheduled presenter
11:30 am- Groups may schedule lunch in Nay Aug Park with the museum (lunch is BYO)
12:00 pm- Free admission for the remainder of the day
Group size limited to 24 students
12:00 pm- 12:45 pm- Early Explorers Workshop with scheduled presenter (includes tour of gallery)
Group size limited to 12-15 children + parent
September 28, 2015 – Gardening 101 – Learning about how things grow with Gwendolyn Philmeck from the Greenhouse Project.
October 5, 2015 – Speaking Easily – Story and local history with Margo and Marnie Azzarelli.
October 12, 2015- NO CLASS
October 19, 2015 – Music and Rhythm – Cultural instruments and music with music educator Cathy Van Nort .
October 26, 2015 – African Art – Story reenactment and art creation with Lauren Smith.
November 2, 2015 – Dinovember! – Scene creation with local photographer Liz Parry-Faist.
November 9, 2015 – Wildlife Exploration – Investigating Northeast PA’s local animals with Laura Anderson from the Wyoming Valley Conservation District.
November 16, 2015 – Playing the Past – Rhyme and song creation with the Scranton Cultural Center’s Camille Reinecke.
November 23, 2015 – Characters in Art – Learning about stories with Laureen Maloney from the Lackawanna County’s Children’s Library.
November 30, 2015 – Mosaics – Roman history and art investigation featuring local artist Michael Sorrentino.
December 7, 2015 – Rocks Rock! – Geology study with the Everhart Museum staff.
February 1, 2016 – Learning to Read – Story and reading lesson with Laureen Maloney from the Lackawanna County Children’s Library.
February 8, 2016 – Gemology – Rock and mineral investigation with gemologist Chrissy Grunza.
February 15, 2016 – NO CLASS
February 22, 2016 – Map Reading – Learn about Scranton’s streets and roads with the Lackawanna Historical Society’s Sarah Piccini.
February 29, 2016 – African Drums – Join musician Mark Montella as he explores music and rhythm!
March 7, 2016 – Script Reading – “Play along” with the Scranton Cultural Center’s Camille Reinecke as she investigates how stories turn to scripts.
March 14, 2016 – Wetlands – Explore the importance of local wetlands with the Everhart Museum.
March 21, 2016 – Shape Shifters – Discover shapes in nature with photographer Liz Parry-Faist.
March 28, 2016 – NO CLASS
April 4, 2016 – Ecosystems – Learn about different types of ecosystems and habitats with the Lackawanna College Environmental Institute.
April 11, 2016 – Mixed Media – Investigate collage and self-portraits with local artist Michael Sorrentino.
April 18, 2016 – Light and Dark – Examine different types of plants and environments with horticulturist Peg McDade.
June 6, 2016 – Outdoor Energy – Get up and get active as we begin the summer with My Gym!
June 13, 2016 – Healthy Choices – Learn about what we eat and why we eat it with the Everhart Museum!
June 20, 2016 – Found Photography – Collage and photography lesson with artist Liz Parry-Faist
June 27, 2016 – Nia Rhythms – Activity and Dance with Symmetry Studio.
July 4, 2016 – NO CLASS
July 11, 2016 – Birds of NEPA – Bird investigation with the Lackawanna College Environmental Institute.
July 18, 2016 – Animal Yoga – Yoga activity focusing on different animals within the Everhart’s collection.
July 25, 2016 – Story Walk – Story and outdoor activity with Laureen Maloney from the Lackawanna Children’s Library.
August 8, 2016 – Farmer’s Market – Learn about farming and produce with Laura Anderson.
August 15, 2016 – Outdoor Watercolors! – Create an outdoor landscape painting with local artist Michael Sorrentino.
August 22, 2016 – Bee Keeping – See what all of the buzz is about with Renee Czubowicz.
Everhart Museum Family Members will receive a discount on admission to Early Explorers. Memberships may be purchased at anytime, and current members receive first notice for pre-registration of each session. You may become a member by calling 570-346-7186 or visiting our website at http://everhart-museum.org/resources/membership-support/.
Per child rate: $5/class
Museum Member $15/child
($1.50 per class, per child)
($4.00 per class, per child)
Any make-up dates for inclement weather WILL BE SCHEDULED during Holiday Break, Spring Break or Summer Break.
Please note that registration for Early Explorers is First Come, First Served and space is limited. To register your child, please call the museum at 570-346-7186 ext 516.
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