Children’s Museum of Virginia - Classes & Workshops


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June 26-30, 2017 Full Day Package (Ages 9-12)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Monday, June 26, 2017 9:00 AM -
Friday, June 30, 2017 4:00 PM
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Explore rhyming patterns and poetic structure, create lyrics and cover art and try your hand at recording in a mobile studio. Emerging Artists examine recent art of the Americas. Be amazed by the variety of Contemporary American art by painting, sculpting, and drawing. Campers bring their own lunch and lunch supervision provided.
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July 10-14, 2017 Full Day Package (Ages 6-8)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Monday, July 10, 2017 9:00 AM -
Friday, July 14, 2017 4:00 PM
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Join us as we examine the world with Arthur! Create, read, and explore as we follow Arthur, Buster, D.W. and all their friends through their lives in Elwood City with games, crafts, and even a visit to the Arthur’s World exhibit. Whether it’s a family pet, a favorite zoo creature or the backyard squirrel, campers will create artwork inspired by our furry (and not so furry) friends in this fun art camp. Draw, paint and sculpt with the Portsmouth Museums!Campers bring their own lunch and lunch supervision provided.
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$135.00 - $145.00
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July 17-21, 2017 Full Day Package (Ages 6-8)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Monday, July 17, 2017 9:00 AM -
Friday, July 21, 2017 4:00 PM
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Discover the expansiveness of our universe that can be found by studying the night sky and learning about the celestial objects that exist. We will visit our planetarium, explore constellations, and learn about the compositions of other planets as we delve into the mysteries of our galaxy and beyond.Let your imagination run wild with LEGO! Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design. Explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system. Campers bring their own lunch and lunch supervision provided.
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$135.00 - $145.00
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July 24-28, 2017 Full Day Package (Ages 9-12)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Monday, July 24, 2017 9:00 AM -
Friday, July 28, 2017 4:00 PM
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Artists have been taking “selfies” for a long time. Even before the invention of cameras and smart phones, artists found ways to create their self image. Campers will create their own selfies using a variety of techniques and mediums – no selfie stick required!Power up your engineering skills with LEGO! Apply real - world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer - designed projects such as arch bridges, skyscrapers, and motorized cars. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment using the LEGO building system. Campers bring their own lunch and lunch supervision provided.
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$135.00 - $145.00
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July 31 - August 4, 2017 Full Day Package (Ages 6-8)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Monday, July 31, 2017 9:00 AM -
Friday, August 4, 2017 4:00 PM
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Let your imagination run wild with LEGO! Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design. Explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system. Take a trip through Australia - dive into the artwork of Aboriginal artists and cultures using various techniques. We’ll focus of four geographical areas, taking time to learn about the art that comes from each one!Campers bring their own lunch and lunch supervision provided.
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$135.00 - $145.00
Jun
26 Mon

Lyrical Engineers (Ages 9-12)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Explore rhyming patterns and poetic structure, create lyrics and cover art and try your hand at recording in a mobile studio.

June 26 - 30, 9 am-noon


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Jun
26 Mon

Art Explorers II (Ages 9-12)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Emerging Artists examine recent art of the Americas. Be amazed by the variety of Contemporary American art by painting, sculpting, and drawing.

June 26 - 30, 1 pm-4 pm


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Jul
5 Wed

Did You Know? Dinosaurs Camp (Ages 3-5)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
During the three days of discovery, we will identify different dinosaurs, dig for dino bones, make dino – themed arts & crafts and much more.

July 5-7, 10-11 am


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Jul
10 Mon

Arthur and His Friends (Ages 6-8)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: February 22, 2017 4:00 PM to June 26, 2017 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Join us as we examine the world with Arthur! Create, read, and explore as we follow Arthur, Buster, D.W. and all their friends through their lives in Elwood City with games, crafts, and even a visit to the Arthur’s World exhibit.

July 10-14, 9 am-noon


$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
10 Mon

Our Animal Friends (Ages 6-8)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: February 24, 2017 1:00 PM to June 26, 2017 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Whether it’s a family pet, a favorite zoo creature or the backyard squirrel, campers will create artwork inspired by our furry (and not so furry) friends in this fun art camp. Draw, paint and sculpt with the Portsmouth Museums!

July 10-14, 1 pm-4 pm


$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
17 Mon

Up in the Sky and Beyond (Ages 6-8)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: February 24, 2017 1:00 PM to July 3, 2017 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Discover the expansiveness of our universe that can be found by studying the night sky and learning about the celestial objects that exist. We will visit our planetarium, explore constellations, and learn about the compositions of other planets as we delve into the mysteries of our galaxy and beyond.

July 17-21, 9 am-noon


$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
17 Mon

Bulding Fun LEGOS camp (Ages 6-8)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: February 24, 2017 1:00 PM to July 3, 2017 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Let your imagination run wild with LEGO! Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design. Explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system.

July 17-21, 1 pm-4 pm


$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
24 Mon

Help Your Selfie! (Ages 9-12)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: February 24, 2017 2:00 PM to July 10, 2017 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Artists have been taking “selfies” for a long time. Even before the invention of cameras and smart phones, artists found ways to create their self image. Campers will create their own selfies using a variety of techniques and mediums – no selfie stick required!

July 24 - 28, 9 am-noon


$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
24 Mon

Laugh and Play with Arthur! (Ages 3-5)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $50.00
NON-MEMBERS: $55.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: February 22, 2017 4:00 PM to July 10, 2017 10:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
It’s a wonderful day to learn with Arthur! Using art, science, and our imaginations we will go with Arthur and his friends as they explore nature, music, and friendship in their hometown of Elwood City. We will use Arthur’s stories to guide our adventure, and even take a visit to the Arthur’s World exhibit.

July 24-28, 10-11 am


$50.00 - $55.00
Jul
24 Mon

Limitless Possibilities LEGO camp (Ages 9-12)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: February 24, 2017 2:00 PM to July 10, 2017 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Power up your engineering skills with LEGO! Apply real - world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer - designed projects such as arch bridges, skyscrapers, and motorized cars. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment using the LEGO building system.

July 24 - 28, 1 pm-4 pm


$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
31 Mon

Bulding Fun LEGOS camp, 2nd session (Ages 6-8)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: February 24, 2017 2:00 PM to July 17, 2017 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Let your imagination run wild with LEGO! Build engineer-designed projects such as boats, bridges, mazes and motorized cars, and use special pieces to create your own unique design. Explore the endless creative possibilities of the LEGO building system.

July 31 - August 4, 9 am-noon


$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
31 Mon

Art Explorers I (Ages 6-8)

Portsmouth, VA
United States
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: February 24, 2017 2:00 PM to July 17, 2017 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Take a trip through Australia - dive into the artwork of Aboriginal artists and cultures using various techniques. We’ll focus of four geographical areas, taking time to learn about the art that comes from each one!

July 31 - August 4, 1 pm-4 pm


$65.00 - $70.00
Dec
31 Sun

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Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 9:05 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Location: Children's Museum of Virginia

Dates: Saturdays, Feb 18, Mar18, Apr 15, May 20, 2017

Times: 9:30 -10:30 a.m.

Registration Period: RSVP two weeks prior to class

Tuition: Free for members, $7/Student for non-members (this fee includes museum admission)

Dress for a mess as we explore science and art in this one-hour session. Be prepared for fizz or paint, slime or clay - a new surprise for each class. Classes are held the third Saturday of the month. Museum Class and Workshop Terms:
  • Registrations will be accepted beginning December 1, 2016

  • Refunds can be issued up to two weeks prior to class start date

  • There is a class minimum of 4 and maximum of 10

  • Classes are not prorated


  • We may take photos to use for future marketing purposes

  • Plan to arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your class begins, and students should be promptly picked up at the end of class

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Dec
31 Sun

Group ????

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 9:10 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Location: Children's Museum of Virginia

Dates: Saturdays, Feb 18, Mar18, Apr 15, May 20, 2017

Times: 9:30 -10:30 a.m.

Registration Period: RSVP two weeks prior to class

Tuition: Free for members, $7/Student for non-members (this fee includes museum admission)

Dress for a mess as we explore science and art in this one-hour session. Be prepared for fizz or paint, slime or clay - a new surprise for each class. Classes are held the third Saturday of the month. Museum Class and Workshop Terms:
  • Registrations will be accepted beginning December 1, 2016

  • Refunds can be issued up to two weeks prior to class start date

  • There is a class minimum of 4 and maximum of 10

  • Classes are not prorated


  • We may take photos to use for future marketing purposes

  • Plan to arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your class begins, and students should be promptly picked up at the end of class

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Dec
31 Sun

Group ????

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 9:15 PM
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PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Location: Children's Museum of Virginia

Dates: Saturdays, Feb 18, Mar18, Apr 15, May 20, 2017

Times: 9:30 -10:30 a.m.

Registration Period: RSVP two weeks prior to class

Tuition: Free for members, $7/Student for non-members (this fee includes museum admission)

Dress for a mess as we explore science and art in this one-hour session. Be prepared for fizz or paint, slime or clay - a new surprise for each class. Classes are held the third Saturday of the month. Museum Class and Workshop Terms:
  • Registrations will be accepted beginning December 1, 2016

  • Refunds can be issued up to two weeks prior to class start date

  • There is a class minimum of 4 and maximum of 10

  • Classes are not prorated


  • We may take photos to use for future marketing purposes

  • Plan to arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your class begins, and students should be promptly picked up at the end of class

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Children’s Museum of Virginia - Classes & Workshops

221 High St
Portsmouth, VA
United States