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Southeast Missouri State University

Museum Summer Academy

June 3-6, 2014

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 3-6.

Participants will experience a number of interesting and fun hands-on activities focusing on simple and complex machines. Topics include Leonardo da Vinci, rocketry, local inventors, historic and prehistoric machines. Plus, a fascinating field trip to Erlbacher Gear & Machine Works.

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.

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