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OPEN this holiday season:
- December 21, 23, 27-28, 30 and January 2 - 4.
Bring the family for quality time and serious FUN!
- Closed Sundays and Dec. 24-26, 31 and Jan. 1.
Winter Mysteries Planetarium Shows
Fridays, Dec. 20, 27, and Jan. 3 at 3:30pm
The stars shine brightly on cold, crisp winter nights - find out what you can see from your own back yard! All ages; FREE for OSC members; regular admission for non-members.
Holiday Science Camps (Ages 6 - 10)
9:00am-3:00pm; $40 per day for members; $50 for non-members,
*Pre-registration required - space is limited* - call 250-545-3644!
Gift certificates for Admission, Camps, and OSC Memberships available!
- Mon. Dec. 23 - Einstein's Workshop
Tinker, make, and give! Put together last-minute science gifts that are out of this world!
- Fri. Dec. 27 - Mad Music
Tired of carols? Make up your own with exciting new instruments - and the odd BOOM!
- Mon. Dec. 30 - A Trip Around the Sun
Get ready for the New Year with some stellar solar hands-on activities and take-homes!
- Thurs. Jan. 2 - Let there be Lights!
From candles to lasers to Rudolph's nose, we'll light up the New Year with electric activities!
- Fri. Jan. 3 - Frozen Science
Explore snow, icicles, and dry ice - Jack Frost has nothing on these chilly experiments!
Saturday Serious Fun
Drop in to the Okanagan Science Centre for a special live science program every Saturday at 1:00pm. 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:
For more information on OSC memberships visit the admissions and memberships page.
- 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 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.
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org, 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 - Sun. & Mon.