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Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College

One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
717-766-2511 www.messiah.edu/oakes

The 10,000-square foot museum is home to a collection of Smithsonian quality African and North American mammals, birds, eggs, fish, seashells, minerals, insects, and fossils.

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January 2019
$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 6-8

January 26 @ 12:15 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

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$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 3-5

January 26 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

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February 2019
$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 6-8

February 2 @ 12:15 am - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

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$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 3-5

February 2 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

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$12.00

Science Classes at the Oakes Museum (K-4th)

February 4 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
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One event on October 26, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on November 12, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on December 7, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on January 17, 2019 at 9:30am

One event on February 4, 2019 at 9:30am

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Butterflies September 26 – 9:30-11:30 (K-4th) Using live specimens and our museum collection, we will learn about these winged wonders.…

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$12.00

Science Classes at the Oakes Museum (5th-10th)

February 4 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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One event on October 26, 2018 at 12:30pm

One event on November 12, 2018 at 12:30pm

One event on December 7, 2018 at 12:30pm

One event on January 17, 2019 at 12:30pm

One event on February 4, 2019 at 12:30pm

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Butterflies September 26 -12:30-3:00 (5th – 10th) Seeds October 26 –12:30-3:00 (5th – 10th) Color in the Animal World November…

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$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 6-8

February 9 @ 12:15 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

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$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 3-5

February 9 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

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$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 6-8

February 16 @ 12:15 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

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$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 3-5

February 16 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

Find out more »
$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 6-8

February 23 @ 12:15 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

Find out more »
$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 3-5

February 23 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

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March 2019
$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 6-8

March 2 @ 12:15 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

Find out more »
$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 3-5

March 2 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

Find out more »
$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 6-8

March 9 @ 12:15 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 12:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

Find out more »
$15 - $18

Curator Club for Grades 3-5

March 9 @ 9:15 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until January 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until February 16, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 2, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:15am on Saturday, repeating until March 9, 2019

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Saturday Science Programs January 19: Cells and Scopes!- Use microscopes to see plant and animal cells- the building blocks of…

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$15 - $25

Lab Classes (6th – 12th Grade Students)

March 20 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on October 9, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on October 9, 2018 at 12:30pm

One event on October 23, 2018 at 10:00am

One event on November 15, 2018 at 9:30am

One event on December 20, 2018 at 12:30pm

One event on March 20, 2019 at 9:30am

Oakes Museum of Natural History, Messiah College, One College Avenue
Mechanicsburg , PA 17055 United States
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Terrestrial Entomology October 2 – 9:30-noon ($15) Dissections October 9 – 9:30-11:30 ($25) Guided Frog Dissection October 9 – 12:30-2:30…

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