Programming at the Lewisburg Children's Museum

Just for Kids

September 16, 2021 to October 9, 2021

Lewisburg Children's Museum

Winter hours are coming!

Starting Monday, September 6, LCM Winter hours will take effect. The LCM will be closed on Wednesdays, BUT we will be expanding our weekend hours to include Sundays for more weekend play!

๐Ÿ“† Mondays, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
๐Ÿ“† Tuesdays, Field Trips/Groups only by reservation
๐Ÿ“† Thursdays, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
๐Ÿ“† Fridays, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
๐Ÿ“† Saturdays, 10:00 am-5:00 pm
๐Ÿ“† Sundays, 10:00 am-5:00 pm

Plus, there are so many exciting programs happening from bath bombs to firefly artwork; from farm explorations to art classes. We even have a snowboard contest.  Want to be a part of our team? We are hiring too. Check it all out!

Join us for these exciting programs!
Friday, Sept. 24โ‹…4 pm โ€“ 6 pm Itโ€™s time for an extra chill family outing with the LCM during the LCM Summer Chill Series (last Fridays in August, & September). Frozen treats to be enjoyed in the courtyard, weather permitting; fun STEM activities throughout the museum for the whole family; and half price admission! Sponsored by Geisinger. Register at: https://bit.ly/3yaUhvo 

  

Weeklyโ‹…10:30 โ€“ 11:00am Toddler Time is an interactive program for children ages 2-5 and their caregiver. Toddler Time includes a story, sing-a-long, and/or hands-on learning activities. Program is included with general admission or membership.

 
Weekly on Saturdaysโ‹…10:30am โ€“ 12:30pm  Each week we'll explore a different STREAM theme- Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art, or Math- where you can participate in an activity, experiment, or craft at the museum. This program is free with general admission or membership and recommended for ages 4 and up.
AND MORE!

Classes are back!
Our littlest artists will have the opportunity to let their creativity shine in this preschool aged nature themed art class. Prepare for lots of fun with your child as they go on a nature journey with different mediums.  Recommended for children ages 4-6 years old and their caregivers weekly on Fridays, September 10 through October 1 at 10:00 am-10:30 am.  Masks are required.  This class will be held outside in the courtyard of the LCM, weather permitting.
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Win a free snowboard!

See your original artwork on a Gilson Snowboard. Download the snowboard template and get creative! Submit your design by September 30th to the Lewisburg Children's Museum to be eligible to win a Gilson Snowboard and a behind the scenes experience to create your board. Only original artwork may be submitted. Gilson retains the right to use winning contest entries for promotional purposes. Contest recommended for children 8-14 years old. Design winners will be determined by a panel of judges who are looking for creative designs, not necessarily advanced artwork. Keep it โ€œcoolโ€ and let yourself shine through in your design.  Grand prize winner receives free snowboard and VIP experience, with second and third place prizes. Registration is required. Cost to enter is $15 per registrant and supports the LCM.

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Save the date!
Meet Erin!

Have you seen a new face around the LCM? It is Erin Ohlfs, the LCM's Visitor Services Coordinator. We are so thrilled to have Erin join our team. Erin is a graduate of Lewisburg Area High School and is thrilled to be working at the Lewisburg Childrenโ€™s Museum in her alma mater facility. She has been working in the non-profit arena for the past seven years, thriving in job roles as an office manager, admissions director, project manager, and event planner. After living in California for the past eight years Erin has recently relocated to Lewisburg with her husband. She is a woman of many passions including but not limited to, reading, writing, traveling, exploring, gardening, and quality time with friends and family. Say "hi" the next time you see her!

 

Join our Team We are looking for a Community Engagement Coordinator to help the LCM continue to grow and serve children and families in our area. This position is a part time 20-25 hour a week, key-holding position. Security clearances and ability to work some weekend and evening hours required. Reports to the Executive Director. Wage range: $10-$12 per hour.

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Want to become a member?

Thank you to all those who renewed or purchased a membership for the first time! Has your membership expired or do you want to join for the first time? Learn more about a LCM membership:
  • Membership for 4 individuals with caregiver flexibility
  • 10% discount on LCM classes, programs, camps and museum and party rentals
  • 10% discount on LCM gift shop
  • Guest passes to share with family and friends
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MEMBER SPOTLIGHTS

Member Spotlights highlight the wonderful and unique families that learn, imagine, and play at the LCM. We hope these small featurettes demonstrate how much we appreciate you. IF you would like to participate, please complete the following questionnaire. We love our members!

Member Spotlight

  

Book a party at the LCM! Looking for a place to host a fun get together? A playgroup? The LCM offers Party Rentals during our open hours, or you can reserve the Museum for you and your guests. Contact lewisburgchildrensmuse[email protected] with questions.

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See you there!
We are out and about this summer, be sure to say hello at these upcoming community events.

September 3 T.I.M.E. First Fridays in Milton
September 18 ReDiscover the Public Library of Union County
October 9 Lewisburg Fall Festival
 

The LCM loves exploring our community. If you have an upcoming community or educational event, contact the LCM to see how we can support your program!

Contact lewisburgchildrensmuse[email protected].

Just a reminder


Did you known that the LCM recommends you pre-register for your visit? Get your tickets online!



Kids Night at the Museum
Friday, October 8โ‹…4:30 โ€“ 7:30pm
Kids ages 6 to 12 years old are invited to explore exhibits, experience special programming, and enjoy a pizza dinner and movie. Caregivers can enjoy a stress and child-free evening on the town while children have an entertaining experience of their own exploring the LCM. Cost is $25 for the first child and $15 for each additional child. Register here.

Stream Study Saturday
Saturday, October 16โ‹…10:00am โ€“ 12:00pm
Dale/Engle/Walker Property
1471 Strawbridge Rd, Lewisburg, PA 17837, USA
Join a National Geographic Educator and Environmental Educator from the Union County Conservation District as they lead children in an interactive outdoor learning adventure on stream ecosystems and the many aquatic organisms that live within them. Recommended for children ages 5 and up.

Program held at the Dale Engle Walker property on Buffalo creek (Trail Head parking lot). Participants should dress appropriately for getting wet and exploring water. Masks are required and COVID precautions will be followed. This event is $10 per child. This is a drop-off program. Space is limited. Register here. 


 

 

 

 
































































































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