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Join an immersive adventure to experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. In this inspiring true story, our best friends are also real-life superheroes. Journey around the globe to meet remarkable dogs who save lives and discover the powerful bond they share with their human partners. Follow Halo, a rookie puppy training to join one of the most elite disaster response teams in America. Meet Henry, an avalanche rescue expert in the mountains of British Columbia, Reef, a Newfoundland lifeguard with the Italian coastguard, Ricochet, a Californian surf legend helping people with special needs, and the Bloodhound brothers, Tipper & Tony, who are leading the fight to save endangered species in Africa. As we discover the incredible abilities of dogs and the astonishing science behind their superpowers, we’ll never look at our best friends the same way again!
A coming-of-age story about an Adélie penguin named Steve who joins millions of fellow males in the icy Antarctic spring on a quest to build a suitable nest, find a life partner and start a family.

Rated G
Length 1h 15m
Join an immersive adventure to experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. In this inspiring true story, our best friends are also real-life superheroes. Journey around the globe to meet remarkable dogs who save lives and discover the powerful bond they share with their human partners. Follow Halo, a rookie puppy training to join one of the most elite disaster response teams in America. Meet Henry, an avalanche rescue expert in the mountains of British Columbia, Reef, a Newfoundland lifeguard with the Italian coastguard, Ricochet, a Californian surf legend helping people with special needs, and the Bloodhound brothers, Tipper & Tony, who are leading the fight to save endangered species in Africa. As we discover the incredible abilities of dogs and the astonishing science behind their superpowers, we’ll never look at our best friends the same way again!
July 8-12, 1-3 pm
Instructor: Russanne Hoff
Children entering grades 4th, 5th or 6th in the Fall of 2019

A different historical era will come to life each day as we explore the lives of Annie Oakley, Albert Einstein, Walt Disney, John F. Kennedy, and Jackie Robinson. We will hone our target practice skills; get our science on, Einstein-style; explore our Coney Island exhibit; celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing; play baseball; and more. With registration of this class, you will receive a set of books to read prior to the first day.
Note: If you pick up your books, you cannot cancel your registration, even if it is before the 7 day deadline. If needed, you can transfer your registration, and books, to another student.
July 15-19, 1-3 pm
Children entering K or 1st in the Fall of 2019
Instructor: Katie Karr

With over 1,500 native plants, 400 million living trees, and more than 80 native mammals, Nebraska has a lot to explore outdoors. Throughout the week, we will build a nature collage frame, design a blooming flower garden, and learn how to help keep our environment healthy for years to come. We will also learn how our weather influences the plants and animals around us and the world.
July 15-19, 1-3 pm
Children entering grades 4th, 5th, or 6th in the Fall 2019
Instructor: Russanne Hoff

Learn how to take great pictures from the experts! We will explore nature, humans, and still life through the lens of a camera. You will get up close to objects as you photograph the micro details and capture people smashing things. We will end the week by teaching you how to edit your photos. The Museum will provide cameras and iPads.
Join us for a family event on the eve of the moon landing. We'll have supervised moon viewing through our new telescopes (weather permitting), a program in our planetarium, a craft for the kids & pie! Program limited to the first 48 who register! Members $3 & Non-Members $6
July 22-24, 1-5 pm
Children entering grades 4th, 5th, or 6th in the Fall 2019
Instructor: Russanne Hoff

Calling all citizen scientists! During this class, we will collect data for real science projects conducted by professional scientists. Projects include hunting for and identify ladybugs, observing and recording information about plants, and helping to preserve the dwindling monarch butterfly population. No science background needed!
July 29-August 2, 1-3 pm
Children entering Kindergarten or 1st Grade in the Fall 2019
Instructor: Carla Scheierman

Each day our little artists will experiment with different materials to create new masterpieces. They will play with color mixing, create marbled art, cut paper chandeliers, paint with glue, make their own unique dot art, and more!