COLUMBIA, PA: The National Watch and Clock Museum has declared Tuesday, October 18 Homeschool Day. Families who homeschool are especially invited to spend time at the Museum and participate from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the following crafts and activities:
Learn how water can be used to tell time
Experiment with pendulum painting and learn the science behind it
Make a working clock to take home
Go on a scavenger hunt through the Museum exhibits
Learn about how the sun can be used to tell time
Play time-related games
Learn how to research a timepiece
See a watchmaker at work

Registration for the Homeschool Day is required by October11; cost per student is $10 with no charge for one accompanying adult. For each additional adult attending there is a $6 charge with no charge for children under 6 years of age (unless they want to make a clock for $6). Please contact the Education Department at 717-684-8261, ext. 237 or email education@nawcc.org to register or for more information.

“Along with other events and workshops, the Museum enjoys planning a Homeschool Day each year because it’s another opportunity for families to see that the Museum is not only educational, but a whole lot of fun too—for all ages,” stated Director of Education Katie Knaub.

Kim Craven
NAWCC Marketing and Events Coordinator
p: 717.684.8261 Ext.231