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Supporter of the OSC,
please visit our
"Supporting the OSC"
page to view all of our current
supporters and sponsors.

Volunteer Opportunity:
Summer Camp Assistant

Haunted House 2014 - Fear Factory...The Working Dead
We have been very busy planning for our 2014 Haunted event and excited to invite you to join in the fun! Haunted House 2014 will be back at the Okanagan Science Centre building. The theme for this year is “Fear Factory”…the Working Dead. The theme is a play on the popular Walking Dead show and was inspired by many of the new props that we recently purchased. Imagine industrial, gears, factory floor etc. and of course, lots of Zombies! We need your help in all aspects of creating an amazing Fear Factory 2014 ….please let us know asap if you are able to help volunteer in any way by clicking here…
Please contact us if you have any questions about joining Fear Factory 2014 volunteer team at the Okanagan Science Centre! or 250.545.3644

School is, hands on learning is IN at the OSC!
We are hosting day camps Monday – Friday and will do so for the duration of the teacher’s strike. Camps will incorporate science, art, history, math and more through fun, educational and hands-on experiences. In addition to daily outdoor physical activities children will be going on exciting learning excursions in the community! 8:45 to 3:15 daily.
We are now accepting registrations for the week of Septebmer 15 – 19.
Cost is $40 per day for OSC members and $50 per day for non- members (plus gst).
Call 250.545.3644 or visit the OSC in Polson Park to register.

Fall Planetarium Shows
Join OSC staff for a family-friendly exploration of the stars in our own planetarium. Discover the wonders of the night sky, learn all about the stars, planets, and the constellations they are a part of. Limited seating available please arrive early to reserve your tickets.
FREE for OSC members: regular admission applies for non members
    All shows start at 3:30pm
    Wednesday, September 10
    Wednesday, September 17
    Wednesday, September 24
    Wednesday, October 1

Saturday Serious Fun:
Drop in to the Okanagan Science Centre for a special live science program every Saturday at 1:00pm this summer. Our experienced staff scientists, volunteers, and special guests will guide you through exciting hands-on activities and experiments – discover a different subject each week! Suitable for all ages;
FREE for members, regular admission for non-members.

OSC Membership benefits:
An OSC Membership opens up entire worlds! Did you know that as a member of the Okanagan Science Centre, you can visit over 300 other Science Centres and Museums for FREE? Buy or renew yours this spring to take advantage of the best travel deal around!

Other OSC Membership benefits include:
  • FREE admission to OSC galleries, Saturday Serious Fun events, and Planetarium Shows for a full year!
  • Discounts on all OSC programs including camps, birthday parties, and special events!
  • FREE weekly OSC Newsflash e-newsletters!
For more information on OSC memberships visit the admissions and memberships page.

Volunteer Opportunity:
Garden Volunteer

For information on the 2012 and 2013 Regional Science Fairs, please visit our Science Fair page.

Have you started thinking about field trips this year? The OSC has relevant, hands-on, curriculum-based programs for your class that will keep the kids learning and laughing. Click for details.

Saturday Serious Fun!
Saturdays bring fun and adventure to the OSC! Saturdays at 1:00pm, we explore something different for the young and young at heart. Learn something new, create projects to take home, and experience science in a new and captivating way.

Weekly Email Newsflash
If you would like to sign up for the OSC weekly newsletter, please send an email from the address that you would like to receive it to, or use our contact form.

2012-2013 Updated Teachers Brochure

2704 Hwy 6, Vernon BC.
Canada, V1T 5G5
Phone: (250) 545-3644

Hours of Operation:
Tuesday to Friday
10:00am - 5:00pm
11:00am - 5:00pm
Closed - Sunday-Monday