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Sacramento Museums & Destinations Offer Summer Camps for Kids!

Sacramento Museums & Destinations Offer Summer Camps for Kids!

From learning more about art to archery or creepy crawlers to deep space, a dozen Sacramento area museums and destinations are offering special summer classes, camps and activities for kids.  

Below is a listing of activities available this summer at various Sacramento area museums in 2015 but space is limited and camps are filling up fast.  Parents are encouraged to connect with the individual museum(s) of interest to explore availability.

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Aerospace Museum of California
916-564-3437
www.aerospaceca.org


Four-Day Aviation Camp
June 15-18; July 6-9; July 20-23
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
$225
Students ages 13-17

Summer campers will visit the United States Coast Guard Station at McClellan Field. Museum staff will also arrange for each student to take a free flight with a registered pilot.

Flight and Space Camp
June 22-25
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

YourTake: St. Patrick's Day 2015

YourTake: St. Patrick's Day 2015

News10 viewers share photos of their St. Patrick's Day celebrations. Did you wear green on Tuesday, or go out to enjoy a Guinness? Give us YourTake on St. Patrick's Day 2015

Kids Will Eat Their Veggies: Celebrating Salad Bars in Schools

Kids Will Eat Their Veggies: Celebrating Salad Bars in Schools

Nona Evans

Whole Kids Foundation is celebrating 4,000 Salad Bars serving 2,000,000 kids 375,000 lbs of veggies and fruit every day.

 

Eat your veggies!

We’ve all heard it.

And most of us, who are parents, have said it more than a few times.

Why? Because our parents were right…veggies are good for you.

Today, we know so much more about the benefits that come from eating a rainbow of fresh veggies and fruits. Each color is created by a different set of micronutrients — all of which are needed to nourish our bodies and keep us healthy... Read More

Storytime and Tea Party with Lorraine Loria

Storytime and Tea Party with Lorraine Loria
Storytime and Tea Party with Lorraine Loria
03-28-2015 - 03-28-2015
Barnes & Noble
http://store-locator.barnesandnoble.com/event/4830732
Admission: Free
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March is Museum Membership Month!

March is Museum Membership Month!

On the heels of another successful Sacramento Museum Day, the Sacramento Association of Museums (SAM) has identified March 2015 as Museum Membership Month!  The benefits of museum membership often extend well beyond a financial savings and include exclusive experiences only available to members.  Plus, there’s something for everyone as the thriving Sacramento museum community offers memberships at virtually every museum and/or destination -- from fine art and culture to native, exotic and endangered wildlife.  

To highlight Museum Membership Month in March, many of the 30 museums are offering special incentives and discounts for enthusiasts who choose to become members of their favorite museums and destinations.  A few limited-time offers include the following:

•   Aerospace Museum of California -- 25 percent off new Family memberships during March;

Free Preschool Program

Free Preschool Program
Free Preschool Program
03-12-2015 - 03-12-2015
Roseville Utility Exploration Center
http://www.roseville.ca.us/explore/tours/preschool_n_homeschool_programs.asp
Admission: Free
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Homeschool Program: Energy Efficiency

Homeschool Program: Energy Efficiency
Homeschool Program: Energy Efficiency
02-12-2015 - 02-12-2015
Roseville Utility Exploration Center
http://www.roseville.ca.us/explore/tours/preschool_n_homeschool_programs.asp
Admission: $425 Ages 6-12
 
(916) 746-1550
RUEC@roseville.ca.us
 
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