Job Opportunity:
Executive Director

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

October 2014 - Halloween Hours of Operation - Open/Closed Dates
For a list of the dates the Okanagan Science Centre is open and closed, as well as Haunted House dates and times, please click this link HERE

Presents Haunted House 2014….
Fear Factory the Working Dead at the Okanagan Science Centre

Join us, if you DARE in Fear Factory…the Working Dead. You pay to get in! But, by the time you experience three floors of Zombies, the working dead, and the terror you will be praying to get out! Be prepared to be scared as you experience an authentic Zombie Factory from the laboratory, first aid room, lunch room, corporate board room, factory floor and more. Fear Factory features brand new storylines and scenes as familiar galleries have been transformed beyond recognition into a factory where the employees, zombies, toil away their endless dead days. These all new scenes will be crawling with a talented cast of characters who have been transformed into the “working dead”. - Flyer
Night time event: Oct 23-26, 29-31 & Nov 1; opens 6pm
Admission: OSC Members $9; Non-Members $10 (+ GST on admissions)
Experience the FUN side of FEAR in the daytime event...

Presents Science Behind the Scare...
Day time event at the Okanagan Science Centre

Join us in exploring two floors of new creepy experiments, displays and devilish demos! “Science Behind the Scare” will entertain and educate children, youth, families and the faint of heart with exciting hands-on activities. Experience the FUN side of FEAR in Fear Factory 2014 with our friendly scientists. How loud can you scream? Find out in our NEW Scream Box! Get to the point with our Bed of Nails! Dry ice experiments, Fear Factor challenges … all this and more at the “Science Behind the Scare” daytime event! The nighttime Zombies will be locked up and the lights ON. - Flyer
Daytime event for ALL ages: Oct. 25, 26, 31 & Nov 1; 11-4 each day.
Admission: OSC Members $6; Non-Members $7; Family (up to 6 people) $25
(+ GST on admissions)
Meet the Zombies (if you dare) in the night time event...

Saturday Serious Fun:
Why do leaves change colour in Autumn? And why do some turn yellow and others a rich red-orange? What goes on inside a leaf? Bring a fresh green leaf to this week’s Saturday Serious Fun at 1:00pm and find out for yourself. We will look at and inside leaves, create leaf prints, and discover how leaves help keep our air clean. FREE for members; regular admission for non-members. Suitable for all ages.

This will be our last Saturday Serious Fun before the OSC is transformed into Fear Factory…the Working Dead! Opens October 23. Check out Science Behind the Scare, our daytime event for all ages, on October 25, 26, 31 and November 1.

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.

2014-2015 Updated Teachers Brochure

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

October 2014 - Halloween Hours of Operation
please click this link HERE

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