Museum Summer Academy

June 2-5, 2015

MACHINEWORX

The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus is hosting MACHINEWORX, a four-day, summer academy for youth June 2-5.

Participants will experience a number of interesting and fun hands-on activities focusing machines. Lessons include wheel and axle, gear, lever, inclined plane, pulley and wedge under the topics of paper sculpture, mixed media collage, toys, tools, trains and da Vinci.

A morning session for ages 4-8 is 9-11 a.m. Adult supervision required for preschoolers. An afternoon session for youth ages 9-15 is scheduled for 1-4 p.m.

Because of limited seating, pre-registration is required for this free event. Contact the museum (573) 651-2260 or museum@semo.edu.