Oklahoma City metro students entering grades 7-12 who want to spend a summer increasing science literacy, honing job skills and having fun now have their chance: Applications for the 2017 Teen Apprentice Program at Science Museum Oklahoma will be accepted through March 17.
Students from across the state will have the opportunity to explore the science of some of their favorite books, comics and movies at Science Museum Oklahoma during the museum’s annual spring break camps set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 6-10 and 13-17.
Shoes, the designers who create them, and the artists who interpret them will take center stage in Science Museum Oklahoma’s smART Space art galleries in February as SMO unveils “Sole Expression: The Art of the Shoe” with an exhibit opening from 6-9 p.m. Feb. 18 at the museum located at 2020 Remington Place in Oklahoma City. It is free and open to the public.
Oklahoma City metro area Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts have new options for earning science-related badges this spring at Science Museum Oklahoma with the museum’s Saturday Scout badge classes and scouting-focused Science Overnights.
Families eager to get out of the house and enjoy winter break with friends and visiting relatives this holiday season need look no further than Science Museum Oklahoma for a cold weather retreat. In addition to the museum’s regular shows and exhibits, only weeks remain for a holiday tour of the museum’s Pullman parlor car and to see “Da Vinci – The Genius.”
The Science Shop at Science Museum Oklahoma has a treasure trove of stocking stuffer-sized activities, projects, games and books that will keep little hands (with big minds!) busy on Christmas morning and let parents get a few extra winks of sleep! Check out 11 of our favorites below and come see us at The Science Shop for more stocking stuffer inspiration.
Lovers of lightsabers, Wookiees, Ewoks and the rest of the Star Wars universe will come together on Friday, Dec. 9, at Science Museum Oklahoma for the museum’s Star Wars Science Overnight — just in time for the release of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.” Developed by SMO’s science educators, the program explores the science of Star Wars and how our galaxy compares to one that’s far, far away.