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Sunday openings in summer 2016

May 29, 2016 thru September 4, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

SUMMER 2016 SUNDAY HOURS! In addition to the regular Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm hours, VMNH will be open on Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. from Memorial Day weekend (May 29) to Labor Day weekend (Sept. 4). 

 
 

SUMMER CAMP: GamesRUs! (ages 6-8)

June 27, 2016 thru July 1, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Are you ready to explore your imagination? Join us at VMNH and delve into the fun world of games. Campers will get a chance to play existing games while designing and creating their own!

Fee: $105 members, $115 non-members
Registration deadline: June 13

Summer Adventure Camp scholarship program
Thanks to River Community Bank, the VMNH Foundation, Charity League of Martinsville-Henry County, and Kiwanis, a limited number of scholarships are available. Scholarships will provide registration for one week of camp per applicant. To be considered, please complete the scholarship request form* and return it to the museum by the camp registration deadline.

Registration and fees
Registration forms and payments are due in advance. Please refer to deadlines for each camp. All applicants must complete the camp registration form and pay a registration fee of $25 which will be deducted from the cost of the camp. Campers should bring lunch and a water bottle.

Before and after camp care
Before care - 8 to 9 a.m., $30 per week or $6 per day
After care - 4 to 6 p.m., $60 per week or $12 per day

*For more information or to request camp registration forms, please call 276-634-4185 or email discover@vmnh.virginia.gov.

 

SUMMER CAMP: Zombie Science   (ages 9-11)

July 4, 2016 thru July 8, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Zombies are taking over! Campers will work together to find the cause of an outbreak and how to cure it.

 

SUMMER CAMP: Lights, Camera, Action! (ages 6-8)

July 11, 2016 thru July 15, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Campers will learn all about acting and theater first-hand. We will create props from every day materials and perform sciencerelated skits throughout the week for each other. On the final day, we will perform a culminating play for the campers’ families.

Fee: $105 members, $115 non-members
Registration deadline: June 27

Summer Adventure Camp scholarship program
Thanks to River Community Bank, the VMNH Foundation, Charity League of Martinsville-Henry County, and Kiwanis, a limited number of scholarships are available. Scholarships will provide registration for one week of camp per applicant. To be considered, please complete the scholarship request form* and return it to the museum by the camp registration deadline.

Registration and fees
Registration forms and payments are due in advance. Please refer to deadlines for each camp. All applicants must complete the camp registration form and pay a registration fee of $25 which will be deducted from the cost of the camp. Campers should bring lunch and a water bottle.

Before and after camp care
Before care - 8 to 9 a.m., $30 per week or $6 per day
After care - 4 to 6 p.m., $60 per week or $12 per day

*For more information or to request camp registration forms, please call 276-634-4185 or email discover@vmnh.virginia.gov.

 

SUMMER CAMP: Orienteering: Finding Your Way in the Wild   (ages 9-11)

July 11, 2016 thru July 15, 2016
Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Campers will explore distant reaches of the earth while reading and creating different kinds of maps using compasses, GPS devices, and orienteering methods.

 
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