Location: 524 J. Clyde Morris Boulevard, Newport News
Date: Thursday, March 3, 2016, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost: See program schedule below. For those not participating in a program, the cost for self-guided tour only is $12/adult; $7/child, ages 3-12; free for VLM members. Parents may accompany their child into a program after paying admission.
Registration: Registration: Call the reservations office at 757-595-9135, from Monday to Friday, 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Payment is collected at the time of the registration. American Express, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa accepted.

An HEAV-Sponsored Event

The wonders of nature … the excitement of discovery … the satisfaction of accomplishment. Enjoy a wide range of the museum’s education resources, including a line-up of grade-targeted natural science classrooms, environmental science labs, and space science planetarium programs.

Space Science – Day and Night

  • Grades: K-1
  • Time: 3 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
  • Price: $9.75 per child

Natural Science – Water Critters

  • Grades 1-2
  • Time 2 p.m.-2:45 p.m.
  • Price $9.75 per child

Space Science – Assignment Earth

  • Grades: 3-4
  • Time: 2 p.m.-2:45 p.m.
  • Price: $9.75 per child

Natural Science – Earth Under Foot

  • Grades: 5
  • Time: 3 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
  • Price: $9.75 per child

Environmental Science Lab – Life in the Chesapeake Bay

  • Grades 6-12
  • Time 1:30 p.m. -3 p.m.
  • Price $11.75 per child

Wild Side Café is available onsite. Curriculum materials for several programs are available at http://thevlm.org/education/adultsfamilies/homeschool/

Directions: I-64 Exit 258A Newport News, go two miles and turn left at the traffic light opposite the fire station.