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Home School Days

Our home-school curriculum is developed to meet grades K-5 standards, but all ages enjoy our programs. Bring your 4-year-old or your high schooler – they are sure to have a great time with our hands-on activities and projects!

Cost per program: Students $15 (members $13); adults $8 (members free). Advance registration is required. Members: Please sign in on the registration page to enable discounts to apply.

Questions? Email Alexandria Olejniczak at Alexandria.olejniczak@ocfl.net or call 407-836-6704.


Fall 2021

Folklore Florida

September 10, 2021, 1 – 3 p.m.

Florida is the magical home to legendary creatures such as the Skunk Ape and to unique locales that seem like something out of a fairy tale. Learn about these fascinating stories, places, and more!

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Mermaids & Manatees

October 15, 2021, 1 – 3 p.m.

Join us as we explore the history of the mythical mermaid and her real counterparts, the manatee. This program is based on our newest special exhibition, Giants, Dragons, and Unicorns: The World of Mythic Creatures, on loan from the American Museum of Natural History.

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Sea Monsters, Oh My!

November 12, 2021, 1 – 3 p.m.

Stories of sea monsters are plentiful around the world, including some supposedly found here in Florida! Join us as we explore real sea creatures that have been mistaken as monsters! This program is based on our newest special exhibition, Giants, Dragons, and Unicorns: The World of Mythic Creatures, on loan from the American Museum of Natural History.

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Giants & Dragons

December 10, 2021, 1 – 3 p.m.

Tales of mythic creatures are often inspired by real animals or fossils. We’ll take a look at some of Florida’s most fascinating ancient creatures, including the mammoth and giant sloth. This program is based on our newest special exhibition, Giants, Dragons, and Unicorns: The World of Mythic Creatures,
on loan from the American Museum of Natural History.

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