January 2018

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New Year's Eve Hours- Zing in the New Year event
New Year's Eve Hours- Zing in the New Year event
12 pm - 4 pm

Before you head out for the night's festivities, spend the afternoon at the Scott Family Amazeum. We'll be open from noon to 4 pm on New Year's Eve. Come make your own party blowers, chalkboard hats, and noise makers to Zing in the New Year. Send off your 2018 wish at the balloon wishing station. You don't want to miss the countdown and wishing balloon launch  at 3:55pm!  

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

CLOSED
CLOSED
All Day

The Amazeum is Closed New Year's Day.

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Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4:00 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum? Priceless. Priceless Nights open the Amazeum up for all to enjoy by giving guests the option to pay-as-they-wish for admission to the museum. All Amazeum experiences are available to guests on Priceless Nights.

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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Closed
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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
2-4pm

STEAM Studio

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

New time block for STEAM Studio- 2-4pm. Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4:00 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum? Priceless. Priceless Nights open the Amazeum up for all to enjoy by giving guests the option to pay-as-they-wish for admission to the museum. All Amazeum experiences are available to guests on Priceless Nights.

Baby Buds
Baby Buds
10 am - 11 am

Baby Buds

Ages 6 to 17 months and caregiver*

Fee per child/adult pair: Amazeum members $10 | non-members $15

*Adult, age 18 or older, must accompany the child during the workshop. Advanced registration and payment required.

more information

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
10 am - noon

STEAM Studio

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

STEAM Studio is open 10 am - noon. Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

Community Spotlight - Apple Seeds
Community Spotlight - Apple Seeds
10:00 am - Noon

The spice is right in this spotlight! Apple Seeds, a Fayetteville non-profit specializing in farm to table education is bringing flavor to the Amazeum. Learn all about spices — where they come from, how they’re used, and their different flavors. Try your hand at making a healthy snack by mixing in spices and go home with new spicy recipes! Kids of all ages are welcome!

Brownies Workshop: Home Scientist
Brownies Workshop: Home Scientist
9:30-11:30am, Encore Workshop 1:00-3:00pm

NEW! Brownies Workshop: Home Scientist
January 13, 2018
9:30-11:30am
Encore Workshop 1:00-3:00pm
Scout Level: Brownie
Fee per Scout: $15 with a $2 processing fee(includes time to extend the learning in exhibit hall after the workshop)
Chaperones: 1 Troop Leader and 1 co-Leader are free

The Amazeum is where science meets fun!  Come try your hand at being a scientist in this great workshop where you’ll create chemical reactions, explore static electricity, dive into density and make something bubble—all while playing with science! Once you've completed the workshop the only thing left is to buy the Home Scientist badge from your council store!

Troop Leaders: Advanced registration and payment required through Girl Scout Council. Click here for more information and for registration.

 

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

Mini Camp
Mini Camp
9am-3pm

Mini Camps

Mini Camps are a shorter version of Amazeum week long camps but with the same level of fun and adventures! Explore a new theme during each Mini Camp.

Game On!  
January 15, 2018
9am-3pm
Ages: 6-11 years old
$60 Amazeum members/$70 non members*

Investigate how science, numbers, and creative thinking are used to develop amazing and challenging board and card games. Explore how logic is used in Amazeum’s temporary exhibition, Mindbender Mansion and then work as a game designer to build your own game. Explore strategies and game thinking to defeat your friends or win together!

*Advanced registration and payment is required. Click here for additional information.

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
2-4pm

STEAM Studio

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

New time block for STEAM Studio- 2-4pm. Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4:00 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday night, meh. Wednesday night at the Amazeum? Priceless. Priceless Nights open the Amazeum up for all to enjoy by giving guests the option to pay-as-they-wish for admission to the museum. All Amazeum experiences are available to guests on Priceless Nights.

Discovery Tots
Discovery Tots
10 am - 11 am

Discovery Tots

Children ages 18 to 36 months with a caregiver*

Fee per child/adult pair: Amazeum members $10 | non-members $15

*Adult, age 18 or older, must accompany child during the workshop. Advanced registration and payment required.

For more information

 

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
10 am - noon

STEAM Studio

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

STEAM Studio is open 10 am - noon. Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

Community Spotlight - U of A Electrical Engineering Dept.
Community Spotlight - U of A Electrical Engineering Dept.
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Learning is electrifying in this Community Spotlight when members of the University of Arkansas Electrical Engineering Department demonstrate the amazing power of electricity. Demonstrations include transmitting electromagnetic signals without wires, RAZORCRUSH, PEARL, and Jacob's Ladder. Not sure what RAZORCRUSH is, but it sounds pretty cool. Visit us and find out.

 

 

Tiger Workshop: Curiosity, Intrigue, Magical Mysteries
Tiger Workshop: Curiosity, Intrigue, Magical Mysteries
9:30-11:30am, Encore Workshop: 1-3pm

NEW! Tiger Workshop: Curiosity, Intrigue, Magical Mysteries
January 20, 2018
9:30-11:30am
Encore Workshop: 1-3pm
Scout Level: Tiger
Fee per Scout: $15  (includes time to extend the learning in exhibit hall after the workshop)
Chaperones: 1 adult leader per Tiger Scout are free

Join us for a fun-filled magic workshop!  Explore the science behind this mysterious world of wonder and discover new tricks to fool your fellow scouts (and even your pack leader!).  Once you've completed the workshop the only thing left is to buy the Curiosity, Intrigue, Magical Mysteries loop from your council store!

Pack Leaders: to register your pack for this Adventure workshop, contact the Amazeum reservation specialist at 479-268-4542 or reservations@amazeum.org. Advanced registration and payment required.  Registration closes at noon on January 19! For more information, click here.

 

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
2-4pm

STEAM Studio

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

New time block for STEAM Studio- 2-4pm. Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4:00 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum? Priceless. Priceless Nights open the Amazeum up for all to enjoy by giving guests the option to pay-as-they-wish for admission. All Amazeum experiences are available to guests on Priceless Nights.

Great Pretenders
Great Pretenders
10 am - 11 am

Great Pretenders

10 am - 11 am

Ages 3 - 5 years old and a caregiver*

Fee per adult/child pair: Amazeum members $10 | non-members $15

*Adult, age 18 or older, must accompany child during the workshop. Advanced registration and payment required.

more information

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

STEAM Studio is open 10 am - noon. Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership.

Homeschool Mini Camp
Homeschool Mini Camp
9am-3pm

New program for homeschool students: Mini Camps! Homeschool Mini Camps foster new curiosities and discoveries about the world around us as we use science as a tool for exploring that world. In these child drop-off camps, campers explore the concepts of STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) through creative, hands-on explorations.  Only homeschool students are able to join these camps, so it is another great way to meet with homeschool students in the area. 

January 25, 2018
9am-3pm
Age Group: 6-11 years old
$60 Amazeum members/$70 non members*

*Advanced registration and payment is required. Child drop-off camp. Registration and additional information available here

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

Hot Wheels: Race to Win Member Preview
Hot Wheels: Race to Win Member Preview
10:30 am to Noon

Register now for one of our 3 Hot Wheels: Race to Win Member Previews! 

Members get to see and experience our new traveling exhibit first!

Registration Necessary - see you soon!

Hot Wheels: Race to Win Member Preview
Hot Wheels: Race to Win Member Preview
9 am to 10:30 am

Register now for one of our 3 Hot Wheels: Race to Win Member Previews! 

Members get to see and experience our new traveling exhibit first!

Registration Necessary - see you soon!

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Hot Wheels: Race to Win Member Preview
Hot Wheels: Race to Win Member Preview
11:30 am to 1 pm

Register Now for our Hot Wheels: Race to Win Member Preview!

Members get to see and experience our new traveling exhibit first!

Registration Necessary - see you soon!

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

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Circuits Skill Swap- Professional Development
Circuits Skill Swap- Professional Development
4:00-6:00pm

Circuits Skill Swap
Date: January 30, 2018 at 4:00-6:00pm 
Fee: $15 per person 
Location: Scott Family Amazeum

During this Skill Swap, the Amazeum will present several activity ideas that will strengthen your own skills and spark ideas related to circuits.

Skill Swaps are workshops where you can learn new tinkering skills and build upon the skills that you already have while experimenting first hand with ideas and materials. The Amazeum will lead an exchange of making/tinkering based skills and hands-on activities in order to develop your own tinkering and implementation with your students. Workshops are designed with teachers in mind but out of school time providers and libraries are encouraged to attend. Skill Swaps are ADE-approved for professional development credit.

Advanced registration and payment: click here to register

 

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
2-4pm

STEAM Studio

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

New time block for STEAM Studio- 2-4pm. Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

Priceless Night
Priceless Night
4:00 - 7:30 pm

Wednesday nights, meh. Wednesday nights at the Amazeum? Priceless. Priceless Nights open the Amazeum up for all to enjoy by giving guests the option to pay-as-they-wish for admission to the museum. All Amazeum experiences are available to guests on Priceless Nights.

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STEAM Studio
STEAM Studio
2-4pm

Families with children 6 years and under can explore, play and discover together in the STEAM Studio. The Early Learner STEAM Studio embraces children's natural curiosity and develops an interest in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learning becomes deeper and longer lasting when everyday play experiences include a caring adult. STEAM Studio is about discovery. Be a co-creator of knowledge as you discover with your child!

New time block for STEAM Studio- 2-4pm. Studio activities are designed with children aged 2 to 6 in mind, but mixed-age family groups with children 6 and under are welcome to come in and play and stay together. STEAM Studio frequently changes location and may be dependent on weather conditions, please ask guest services for location upon entering the Amazeum. No registration is required. Fees are included in paid daily admission or membership. 

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Amazeum on the Rocks
Amazeum on the Rocks
7 to 9:30 pm

Save the date. Don't be late to the starting line. The next Amazeum on the Rocks is going to be a revved up, high-octane, wild ride on Friday, February 2, 2018. Amazeum on the Rocks: Racing is sure to get your motor running and fuel your creativity with automotive-themed activities. Give your inner child the keys and a full tank of fun.  

These unique, adult-only evenings (21 years and older) let the grown-ups play in the museum. The themed evenings feature facilitated activities the opportunity to play, and special food and adult beverages. And yes, you can climb the canopy climber, paint on the wall, and honk the horn in the truck. Amazeum on the Rocks makes a great date night or fun group event. 

This event is sold out. 

Plan to attend our next Amazeum on the Rocks on Friday, June 22.

 

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Members-only hours: 9am-10am
Members-only hours
9am-10am

Scott Family Amazeum members are welcome to enjoy the Amazeum for an hour prior to opening to the general public.

Junior Workshop: Product Designer
Junior Workshop: Product Designer
9:30-11:30am, Encore Workshop 1:00-3:00pm

Junior Workshop: Product Designer
February 3, 2018
9:30-11:30am
Encore Workshop 1:00-3:00pm
Scout Level: Junior
Fee per Scout: $15 with a $2 processing fee (includes time to extend the learning in exhibit hall after the workshop)
Chaperones: 1 Troop Leader and 1 co-Leader are free

Get your idea wheels spinning to earn your Product Designer badge! It's time to create, test, and tweak, because the world is waiting for your product!  Once you've completed the workshop the only thing left is to buy the Product Designer badge from your council store!

Troop Leaders: Advanced registration and payment required through Girl Scout Council. Click here for more information and for registration.

 

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Events Calendar

Week  
Monday, December 31

There are currently no events scheduled. Check back soon.

Monday, January 1

CLOSED

Tuesday, January 2

Closed to the Public

Wednesday, January 3

Priceless Night

Thursday, January 4

There are currently no events scheduled. Check back soon.

Friday, January 5

There are currently no events scheduled. Check back soon.

Saturday, January 6

There are currently no events scheduled. Check back soon.

Copyright 2018 Scott Family Amazeum

Website by Adair Creative Group

The Scott Family Amazeum is a hands-on, interactive museum for children and families located in Bentonville, Ark. A museum with a foundation in the arts and sciences, the Amazeum encourages creativity, curiosity and community through exhibits, educational collaboration, and programs, workshops and camps. Amazeum experiences include a climbable tree canopy, indoor cave, tinkering hub, nearly one acre of outdoor space, and ever-evolving daily pop-up activities.

Contact

Hours

Mon: 10 am - 5 pm
Tues: closed
Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 10 am - 5 pm
Sun: 1 pm - 5 pm
CLOSED Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve (Dec. 24), Christmas Day (Dec. 25), New Year's Day (Jan. 1)
Please check our calendar for other variations of our hours.

Admission

Members - FREE
Kids under 2 years - FREE
Adults & Kids - $9.50

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Copyright © 2018 Scott Family Amazeum

Website by Adair Creative Group