Homeschool Classes

 

The Museum of Life and Science offers a variety of classes for homeschooled elementary, middle and high school students. Each class meets once a week for two or three hours.

Through these classes, we foster curiosity in the world around us and the use of science as a tool for exploring that world. Our educators utilize the Museum’s 84-acres of indoor and outdoor learning environments as a platform for inquiry-based and project-oriented activities. They carefully promote an environment of discovery using first-hand experience as our primary teacher. Click here to read our Mission Statement. We also offer a winter and spring mini-semester and Biology II for high school students.

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Helpful Tips to Get You Started

  • Four classes for elementary students start the week of January 8 and end the week of February 26, 2018.
  • Ten classes for elementary and middle school students start the week of March 12 and end the week of May 21, 2018.
  • We also offer a winter and spring mini-semester and Biology II for high school students.
  • Registration for all classes will open October 24, 2017 at 9am.
  • Questions? Visit our FAQ Page.

WONDERING WHICH CLASS TO CHOOSE?

Register for the class appropriate to the grade your student entered in Fall 2017. We recommend the following ages for each grade. Exceptions must be approved by the program director and the class teacher and can be requested by emailing homeschool@ncmls.org.

Grade Age on September 1, 2017
K-2nd 5-7
3rd-5th 8-10
6th-8th 11-13
9th-11th 14-16

 

Winter Classes

All elementary classes start the week of January 8 and end the week of February 28, 2018

Download the full class schedule here

Class Descriptions

 

Grades K-2

The Earth in the Universe—Trimester II
Dates: Tuesday, 1/9 – 2/27/2018
Time: 9:15 - 11:15 am
Price: Members: $160, non-members: $180

This interactive, hands-on class is a continuation of our fall class. Enrollment in this class is not dependent on your child’s participation in the fall class, as we will be starting a new topic within the study. This class will be an indepth study of our planet, Earth, within our universe. Students will explore and discuss the features and patterns of the Earth, including its rotation and revolution, as well as the layers of the atmosphere. Students will examine the changes in the moon’s appearance from Earth and discuss the correlation of the ocean tides to the moon’s changes. This class will examine the layers of the Earth and the methods that scientists use to learn about Earth’s core. Experiments, modeling, class discussion, and a variety of resources will enable each student to take on the role of a scientist, who uses specific scientific procedures and records results. Students will have access to the resources in the museum and use them to extend concepts, as well as hear from museum experts on certain topics of study. The class will explore and discuss Earth’s history and physical properties, such as, land and water forms, various types of rocks and minerals, and plate tectonics. As students learn about the various land and water forms, they will work with maps and globes to identify the specific continents and oceans found on our planet and the features unique to each. Topics of student learning will include physics, astronomy, geography, geology and chemistry.


Intro to STEM with LEGO® Materials
Dates: Wednesday, 1/10 – 2/28/2018
Time: 9:15 - 11:15 am
Price: Members: $160, non-members: $180

Let your imagination run wild with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as: Motorcycles, Castles, Airplanes, and Monorails. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course.

Grades 3-5

The Earth in the Universe—Trimester II
Dates: Tuesday, 1/9 – 2/27/2018
Time: 11:45 am - 1:45 pm
Price: Members: $160, non-members: $180

This interactive, hands-on class is a continuation of our fall class. Enrollment in this class is not dependent on your child’s participation in the fall class, as we will be starting a new topic within the study. This class will be an indepth study of our planet, Earth, within our universe. Students will explore and discuss the features and patterns of the Earth, including its rotation and revolution, as well as the layers of the atmosphere. Students will examine the changes in the moon’s appearance from Earth and discuss the correlation of the ocean tides to the moon’s changes. This class will examine the layers of the Earth and the methods that scientists use to learn about Earth’s core. Experiments, modeling, class discussion, and a variety of resources will enable each student to take on the role of a scientist, who uses specific scientific procedures and records results. Students will have access to the resources in the museum and use them to extend concepts, as well as hear from museum experts on certain topics of study. The class will explore and discuss Earth’s history and physical properties, such as, land and water forms, various types of rocks and minerals, and plate tectonics. As students learn about the various land and water forms, they will work with maps and globes to identify the specific continents and oceans found on our planet and the features unique to each. Topics of student learning will include physics, astronomy, geography, geology and chemistry.


STEM Challenge with LEGO® Materials
Dates: Wednesday, 1/10 – 2/28/2018
Time: 11:45 - 1:45 am
Price: Members: $160, non-members: $180

Level up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as: Gear Cars, Castles, Airplanes, and Scissor Lifts. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course.

Grades 6-8

None at this time

Grades 9-11

High School Biology: The Red Wolf Project
Dates: Thursday, 1/4 – 1/25/2018
Time: 1:30 - 4:30pm
Price: Members: $120, non-members: $135

Students will immerse themselves in the biology of the critically endangered red wolves and the Museum of Life and Science’s role in saving this species. Students will examine population biology and the genetic challenges of conserving a tiny population. They will learn how programs for captive breeding and reintroduction to the wild work, and what scientists are learning from these efforts. Students will perform experiments in molecular biology as well as participate in animal behavior field work and a species survival citizen science project. Students will meet with scientists working with the red wolves and expand upon these lessons to address big questions in conservation biology.

 

Spring Classes

All elementary and middle school classes start the week of March 12 and end the week of May 21, 2018. We will not have any classes in the week of April 2 (spring break).

Download the full class schedule here

Class Descriptions

 

Grades K-2

The Earth in the Universe—Trimester III
Dates: Tuesday, 3/13 – 5/22/2018
Time: 9:15 - 11:15 am
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

This interactive, hands-on class is a continuation of our fall and winter classes. Enrollment in this class is not dependent on your child’s participation in either of these classes, as we will be starting a new topic within the study. This class will be a study of our planet, Earth, within our universe, and concentrates on features found in Earth’s mantle and crust. Students will take a hands-on approach to learning about rocks and minerals, applying the Geologic Time Scale and fossils to age samples. They will apply their knowledge of weathering and weather events, as well as learn new concepts about weather, to examine weather’s effect on rocks and minerals. To better understand the relationship between rocks, minerals and elements, and how elements interact with each other, students will review basic chemistry, including the structure of atoms, the periodic table, and chemical bonds. Experiments, modeling, class discussion, and a variety of resources will enable each student to take on the role of a scientist, who uses specific scientific procedures and records results. Students will have access to the resources in the museum and use them to extend concepts, as well as hear from museum experts on certain topics of study. The class will use Earth’s history and timeline, physical properties and change, to learn about our planet, as it is today. As students learn about various geographical and geological information, they will work with maps and globes to identify the continents and oceans, generally, and the specific locations, where applicable, that the subject matter is found, including those geographical coordinates. Topics of student learning will include physics, geography, geology, cartography and chemistry.


Nature Explorers
Dates: Wednesday, 3/14 – 5/23/2018
Times: 9:15 am – 12:15 pm | 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Price: Members: $300, non-members: $330

In this completely outdoor, inquiry directed adventure, students will deepen their understandings of the natural world while building their relationships with the land, the forest and each other. While exploring the natural environment adjoining the Museum of Life and Science, we will build on those student discoveries that elicit curiosity and interest, and will pursue these areas with further observation, discussion, research and project work. These emergent topics of natural learning may include forest ecosystems, wildlife, botany, geology, mapping, and engineering, with themes such as cycles of life, adaptations, habitats, foraging, weather patterns and shelters.


Intro to STEM with LEGO® Materials
Dates: Wednesday, 3/14 – 5/23/2018
Time: 9:15 - 11:15 am
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

Tap into your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as: Boats, Snowmobiles, Catapults, and Merry-Go-Rounds. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course.


Life Cycles
Dates: Thursday, 3/14 – 5/23/2018
Times: 9:30 am – 11:30 pm
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

This hands-on, exploratory class will give students the chance to investigate a wide variety of animal and plant life cycles with age-appropriate activities, games, and crafts.  We will learn about metamorphosis, and as animals can be divided into species that undergo complete metamorphosis, incomplete metamorphosis, or no metamorphosis, we will study life cycle examples from each of these types.  We will enjoy the chance to observe the butterfly life cycle in the classroom, and will also adventure out into the museum and the grounds to discover the many stages of life cycles in plants and animals that can be found right on-site.

Grades 3-5

The Earth in the Universe—Trimester III
Dates: Tuesday, 3/13 – 5/22/2018
Time: 11:45 am - 1:45 pm
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

This interactive, hands-on class is a continuation of our fall and winter classes. Enrollment in this class is not dependent on your child’s participation in either of these classes, as we will be starting a new topic within the study. This class will be a study of our planet, Earth, within our universe, and concentrates on features found in Earth’s mantle and crust. Students will take a hands-on approach to learning about rocks and minerals, applying the Geologic Time Scale and fossils to age samples. They will apply their knowledge of weathering and weather events, as well as learn new concepts about weather, to examine weather’s effect on rocks and minerals. To better understand the relationship between rocks, minerals and elements, and how elements interact with each other, students will review basic chemistry, including the structure of atoms, the periodic table, and chemical bonds. Experiments, modeling, class discussion, and a variety of resources will enable each student to take on the role of a scientist, who uses specific scientific procedures and records results. Students will have access to the resources in the museum and use them to extend concepts, as well as hear from museum experts on certain topics of study. The class will use Earth’s history and timeline, physical properties and change, to learn about our planet, as it is today. As students learn about various geographical and geological information, they will work with maps and globes to identify the continents and oceans, generally, and the specific locations, where applicable, that the subject matter is found, including those geographical coordinates. Topics of student learning will include physics, geography, geology, cartography and chemistry.


Nature Explorers
Dates: Wednesday, 3/14 – 5/23/2018
Times: 9:15 - 12:15pm | 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Price: Members: $300, non-members: $330

In this completely outdoor, inquiry directed adventure, students will deepen their understandings of the natural world while building their relationships with the land, the forest and each other. While exploring the natural environment adjoining the Museum of Life and Science, we will build on those student discoveries that elicit curiosity and interest, and will pursue these areas with further observation, discussion, research and project work. These emergent topics of natural learning may include forest ecosystems, wildlife, botany, geology, mapping, and engineering, with themes such as cycles of life, adaptations, habitats, foraging, weather patterns and shelters.


STEM Challenge with LEGO® Materials
Dates: Wednesday, 3/14 – 5/23/2018
Time: 11:45 am – 1:45 pm
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

Master your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as: Boats, Snowmobiles, Arch Bridges, and Battletracks! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course.


Life Cycles
Dates: Thursday, 3/15 – 5/24/2018
Times: 12:15 – 2:15 pm
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

This hands-on, exploratory class will give students the chance to investigate a wide variety of animal and plant life cycles with age-appropriate activities, games, labs, and crafts.  We will learn about metamorphosis, and also identify similarities between species that do not go through metamorphosis.  As animals can be divided into species that undergo complete metamorphosis, incomplete metamorphosis, or no metamorphosis, we will study life cycle examples from each of these types.  We will enjoy the chance to observe the butterfly life cycle in the classroom, and will also adventure out into the museum and the grounds to discover the many stages of life cycles in plants and animals that can be found right on-site.  This course will be a logical continuation of Amazing Animals, but can also be taken as a stand-alone course. 

Grades 6-8

Human Anatomy and Physiology
Dates: Tuesday, 3/13 – 5/22/2018
Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Price: Members: $300, non-members: $330

This is an interactive, hands-on introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology (A&P) as it relates to human health and the practice of medicine. The course will also provide a sampling of pathophysiology (disease) and injury. Through fun exploratory labs, discussion, and a variety of resources, students will learn about human A&P plus a few diseases of the Respiratory, Cardiovascular, Nervous, Gastrointestinal, Musculoskeletal, Lymphatic, Genitourinary, Endocrine, and Integumentary (skin) systems. As they learn about Human Anatomy, students will make and keep a 2-D human form with overlays for each system. Memorization will not be a requirement of the anatomy portion of this class, although the resources provided will allow students that option. Basic principles of healthy living, some first aid, and careers in medicine will also be woven into the fabric of this course. Homework will include some minimal preparatory reading, coloring/cutting out body parts to prepare for the next class, finishing incomplete lab write-ups, and a final project. The final project will ask students to choose one body system and a corresponding career (for example, the integumentary system and a dermatologist). Students will use the internet and written resources to research and prepare a poster to display during the last class when families will be invited to join us.

An optional 30-minute supervised lunch period (12:30 - 1:00pm) is available for $20 for the course. Students must bring a lunch from home.


Environmental Science: Ellerbe Creek Study—Semester II
Tuesday, 3/13 – 5/22/2018
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Price: Members: $300, non-members: $330

In Part II of this environmental science class, students will build on the knowledge and skills from Ellerbe Creek Study I to construct an understanding of how entire river systems function, from headwater streams such as Ellerbe Creek to the mighty rivers that flow into the ocean. Students will perform field work in Ellerbe Creek, its tiny tributaries, and the museum wetlands, gathering data to explore how water quality changes as it moves through the landscape. They will complete controlled classroom labs and activities to examine cause-effect relationships in the environment. Students will compare data they have gathered with data from throughout the Neuse River system to learn how our streams and rivers function, their current health, and the major stressors affecting them. As a final project, students will complete a research proposal for a project to improve the health of Ellerbe Creek.

An optional 30-minute supervised lunch period (12:30 - 1:00pm) is available for $20 for the course. Students must bring a lunch from home.


Project Tinker Tech: Engineering Design Studio
Dates: Wednesday, 3/14 – 5/23/2018
Time: 1:45 - 3:45 pm
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

Project: TinkerTech has arrived! This project-based class is designed and led by our TinkerTech Team here at the Museum. Each ten-week session offers a new theme for learners to explore through hands-on activities. Themes are determined by the interests and levels of our participants for a truly unique experience.

Participants in this learner-driven program will utilize the engineering design process to develop problem solving (and finding!) skills as they tackle projects with the assistance of our educators. Learners might take on projects like designing a heart valve or programming micro-computers as they practice prototyping and develop iterative design skills. No matter the project, each session will be packed full of opportunities to explore science and know wonder.

Grades 9-11

High School Biology—Semester II
Dates: Thursday, 2/1 – 4/12/2018
Time: 1:30 - 4:30pm
Price per semester: Members: $350, non-members: $385

This challenging two-semester high school honors level course provides a conceptual framework for modern biology based on science as process. Students will gain personal experience in scientific inquiry and an understanding of the unifying themes that integrate the major topics of biology. Students will encounter a significant amount of new information and vocabulary in this fast paced course. Content will be organized around themes of molecules and cells, heredity and evolution, and organisms and populations. The course will include inquiry-based labs required for AP Biology. Class time will be devoted to labs and discussion, and students are required to cover reading, video lectures, and associated assignments outside of class time. Students will submit written lab reports as well as one research paper.


High School Biology: Topics on the AP Exam
Dates: Thursday, 4/19 – 5/10/2018
Time: 1:30—4:30pm
Price: Members: $120, non-members: $135

In this course, students will focus their knowledge of biology through the lens of the four big ideas of the AP Biology curriculum:

  • The process of evolution drives the diversity and unity of life.
  • Biological systems utilize free energy and molecular building blocks to grow, to reproduce and to maintain dynamic homeostasis.
  • Living systems store, retrieve, transmit and respond to information essential to life processes.
  • Biological systems interact, and these systems and their interactions possess complex properties. 

Through interactive and collaborative activities, students will build fluency in their expression of scientific ideas, sharpen their abilities to analyze data and use it to justify a claim, and make connections across molecular, cellular, and systems areas of biology. Students will gain confidence in these topics as they address challenging questions from this curriculum.

 

Fall Classes

All classes start the week of September 11 and end the week of November 13, 2017

Class Descriptions

 

Grades K-2

The Earth in the Universe—Trimester I
Dates: Tuesday, 9/12 - 11/14/2017
Time: 9:15 - 11:15 am
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

This is an interactive, hands-on introduction to the universe, beginning with an in depth study of the planet Earth. Over three trimesters, students will explore and discuss the features and patterns of the Earth, moon and sun systems. Experiments, class discussion, and a variety of resources will enable the students to take on the role of scientists, using specific procedures and recording results to immerse themselves in physical science. Using the Museum’s unique outdoor campus, students will explore and discuss Earth’s history and physical properties, such as, land and water forms, various types of rocks and minerals, and plate tectonics. As students learn about the various land and water forms, they will work with maps and globes to both identify the specific continents and oceans found on our planet and find their own place in the universe. Topics of student learning will include astronomy, geography, geology and chemistry.

Trimester II Dates: 1/9 – 2/27

Trimester III Dates: 3/13 – 5/22


Nature Explorers - Full
Dates: Wednesday, 9/13 – 11/15/2017
Times: 9:15 - 12:15pm
Price: Members: $300, non-members: $330

In this completely outdoor, inquiry directed adventure, students will deepen their understandings of the natural world while building their relationships with the land, the forest and each other. While exploring the natural environment adjoining the Museum of Life and Science, we will build on those student discoveries that elicit curiosity and interest, and will pursue these areas with further observation, discussion, research and project work. These emergent topics of natural learning may include forest ecosystems, wildlife, botany, geology, mapping, and engineering, with themes such as cycles of life, adaptations, habitats, foraging, weather patterns and shelters.


STEM FUNdamentals with LEGO®
Dates: Wednesday, 9/13 - 11/15/2017
Time: 9:15 - 11:15 am
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

Power on your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as snowmobiles, towers, catapults, and battletracks! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experienced instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level.

Grades 3-5

The Earth in the Universe—Trimester I
Dates: Tuesday, 9/12 - 11/14/2017
Time: 11:45 am - 1:45 pm
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

This is an interactive, hands-on introduction to the universe, beginning with an in depth study of the planet Earth. Over three trimesters, students will explore and discuss the features and patterns of the Earth, moon and sun systems. Experiments, class discussion, and a variety of resources will enable the students to take on the role of scientists, using specific procedures and recording results to immerse themselves in physical science. Using the Museum’s unique outdoor campus, students will explore and discuss Earth’s history and physical properties, such as, land and water forms, various types of rocks and minerals, and plate tectonics. As students learn about the various land and water forms, they will work with maps and globes to both identify the specific continents and oceans found on our planet and find their own place in the universe. Topics of student learning will include astronomy, geography, geology and chemistry.

Trimester II Dates: 1/9 – 2/27

Trimester III Dates: 3/13 – 5/22


Amazing Animals
Dates: Thursday, 9/14 - 11/16/2017
Times: 12:15 - 2:15 pm
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

This hands-on, exploratory class will give students the chance to investigate the amazing animal kingdom with a variety of science activities, games, labs, and crafts. Students will also enjoy weekly adventures into the Museum and grounds to learn from the many animals on-site, including bears, red wolves, lemurs, reptiles, small mammals and insects. They will observe and learn about general characteristics and specific examples from the two main animal groups: the vertebrates and the invertebrates. Over the ten weeks students will become junior zoologists as they discover similarities and differences between the many groups of animals, explore the idea of inherited traits, and gain a natural understanding of the basics of taxonomy. The class will also get a chance to meet an animal keeper and learn about animal care at the Museum.


Nature Explorers
Dates: Wednesday, 9/13 – 11/15/2017
Times: 9:15 - 12:15pm
Price: Members: $300, non-members: $330

In this completely outdoor, inquiry directed adventure, students will deepen their understandings of the natural world while building their relationships with the land, the forest and each other. While exploring the natural environment adjoining the Museum of Life and Science, we will build on those student discoveries that elicit curiosity and interest, and will pursue these areas with further observation, discussion, research and project work. These emergent topics of natural learning may include forest ecosystems, wildlife, botany, geology, mapping, and engineering, with themes such as cycles of life, adaptations, habitats, foraging, weather patterns and shelters.


STEM FUNdamentals with LEGO®
Dates: Wednesday, 9/13 - 11/15/2017
Time: 9:15 - 11:15 am
Price: Members: $200, non-members: $220

Power on your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as snowmobiles, towers, catapults, and battletracks! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experienced instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level.

Grades 6-8

Genetics and Conservation
Dates: Tuesday, 9/12 - 11/14/2017
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: Members: $300, non-members: $330

Discover the world of genetics through a case study of the endangered red wolf. The Museum is home to a breeding pair of red wolves that are a part of the Red Wolf Species Survival Plan (SSP), a collection of zoos and nature centers around the United States that are committed to conservation. SSP facilities make breeding and non-breeding recommendations to ensure genetic diversity of endangered species and work on projects that involve education, veterinary care, and field research. Using the red wolf case study, our class will explore genetics topics including inheritance, variation, DNA, meiosis and mitosis, heredity, Punnett Squares, genotypes and phenotypes, dominant and recessive traits, and genetic diseases. In addition to the red wolves, we will also explore variation and heredity in a variety of other organisms at the Museum, including vertebrates, invertebrates, plants and microorganisms. We will use hands-on, inquiry-based labs and activities in the classroom and around the Museum to inspire curiosity and engagement in the field of genetics.

An optional 30-minute supervised lunch period (12:00pm-12:30pm) is available for $30 for the course. Students must bring a lunch from home.


Environmental Science: Ellerbe Creek Study—Semester I
Tuesday, 9/12 - 11/14/2017
Time: 12:30 - 3:30 pm
Price: Members: $300, non-members: $330

This middle school environmental science class will be an intensive hands-on study of Ellerbe Creek. Each class will begin in the lab with an introduction of concepts and controlled experimentation, followed by a field portion for observing and collecting data and specimens at the creek. In the first semester of class, students will build an understanding of the stream ecosystem by investigating the physical, chemical and biological forces shaping the creek. The second semester will expand on these hydrologic skills to construct an understanding of how river systems function, from headwater streams such as Ellerbe Creek to the mighty rivers that flow into the ocean. This will include field work in the Museum wetland to examine its role in stream health and ecology. We will compare our findings with data gathered from streams throughout our river basin as we discuss current theories of river processes.

An optional 30-minute supervised lunch period (12:00pm-12:30pm) is available for $30 for the course. Students must bring a lunch from home.

Semester II
Dates: Tuesday 3/13—5/22/2018
Time: 12:30—3:30pm
Price: Members: $300, non-members: $330

Grades 9-11

High School Biology—Semester I
Dates: Thursday, 9/14 - 11/16/2017
Time: 1:30 - 4:30pm
Price per semester: Members: $350, non-members: $385

This challenging two-semester high school honors level course will provide a conceptual framework for modern biology based on science as process. Students will gain personal experience in scientific inquiry and an understanding of the unifying themes that integrate the major topics of biology. Students will encounter a significant amount of new information and vocabulary in this fast paced course. Content will be organized around themes of molecules and cells, heredity and evolution, and organisms and populations. The course will include inquiry-based labs required for AP Biology. Class time will be devoted to labs and discussion, and students are required to cover reading, video lectures, and associated assignments outside of class time. Students will submit written lab reports as well as one research paper.

Semester II
Dates: Thursday 2/1—4/12/2018
Time: 1:30—4:30pm
Price: Members $350, non-members: $385
 

 

 

Prices and Booking

Two Hour Class Prices - 10 Week Session
Members: $200 
Non-members: $220 

Two Hour Class Prices - 8 Week Session
Members: $160 
Non-members: $180 

Three Hour Class Prices—Elementary and Middle School
Members: $300 per 10-week session
Non-members: $330 per 10-week session

Three Hour Class Prices—High School
Members: $350 per 10-week session
Non-members: $385 per 10-week session

Mini-mester
Members: $120 
Non-members: $135 

Registration Dates
Registration for all classes opens October 24, 2017
Registration closes the Thursday before the week the class begins

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Changes and Cancellations
The Museum can grant refunds and perform session changes only when received by Sunday, December 17, 2017 for winter classes, Sunday, February 18, 2018 for spring classes and for high school classes three weeks before the class begins. Each session change or refund comes with a $30.00 processing fee per class. After the dates above we are not able to process any changes or refunds.

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