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Let's Get Movin'

Let’s Get Movin’ is designed to introduce students to motion. This program offers a physically engaging environment in which students can use their bodies to explore the space around them. Preschool Outreach is a 45 minute session that consists of a group demonstration and activity centers, with each session accommodating 20 or fewer students. The session times are scheduled by the person at your school who coordinates the Preschool Outreach events.

  • Grade Level: Preschool

Local Ohio Museum Reciprocal Discounts

Boonshoft Museum of Discovery - COSI Members receive 50% off general admission at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery and SunWatch Indian Village & Archaeological Park in Dayton, Ohio. Admission benefits include 50% off two adults and up to six of their children or grandchildren under the age of 21.

The Works - COSI Members receive 50% off admission to The Works. Admission benefit extends to two parents and up to four children under 18 living in same household OR Two grandparents and up to four grandchildren under 18.

Science Play-Space Initiative (SPI-SPOT) – COSI Members receive 50% off admission at SPI-SPOT. Admission benefit extends to related grandparents, parents, children; caregiver with child(ren).

To take advantage of these benefits, present a current COSI membership card and photo ID. To learn more about all reciprocal benefits and restrictions, view a full list of reciprocal partners.

  • Start Date: Wednesday, 08 May 2013
  • End Date: Friday, 31 October 2014

LEGO® Robotics

Build robots using LEGO® WeDo technology. How do robots make our lives better? What makes a robot a robot? Learn the answers to these questions and more as we jump into the world of robotics.

  • Camp Type: Full-Day Weeklong
  • Age Level: Rising 2nd & 3rd Graders
  • Program Date: June 9–13, 2014 (9am-4pm) - SOLD OUT
  • Program Date: July 28–August 1, 2014 (9am to 4pm) - SOLD OUT
  • Overnight Day: Thursday Overnight

Let’s Invent: mini-Makers

Imagine, draft and construct your own inventions. Make artbots and swing a pendulum back and forth to watch a painting unfold. Based on the book Not a Box by Antoinette Portis.

  • Program Date(s):
  • Wednesday, August 13, 2014 (10am–11:30am)
  • Saturday, August 16, 2014 (10am–11:30am)