2017 Kids and Family Classes:

During Spring Break we will be offering the following classes:

Family Rocketry:  Wednesday, March 29

Learn about rocketry, then build and fly your own!

All ages welcome with an adult present.

$20 for first student, $10 for each additional student.

Solar Rovers: Thursday, March 30

Ages 8+, $20/student

Advanced Rocketry: Friday, March 31

Learn about rocketry, and build and fly your own rocket!

This class uses larger rocket motors than those offered in Family Rocketry, ages 8+


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Classes held between June 17 and September 2

Wednesday- 10:30AM-12:30PM,

Family beginner rocketry class launching solid fuel rockets. Learn how rockets and rocket motors work, then design and fly your very own rocket! Ages: 5  to adult - family oriented. $30 for two, $40 for three, $50 for four. Members receive 20% discount.


Thursday- 10:30-12:30- Planetary Rover Class

This new class for 2016 features information on the Mars Rovers and you will build your own solar rover, and get to run a course with some of our special rovers! Don't miss out, this class is new and exciting, don't be surprised if you see some rovers running around Sunriver this summer! Ages 8 and up.  $20 per student. $18 for members. ( no class planned for June 23rd)



Friday- 10:30AM-12:30PM, Rocket Science 303

Build your own solid fuel rocket, choose an engine and watch it fly! This class uses larger rocket motors and rockets than the Family Rocketry Class. Ages 8 and up.  $20 per student. $18 for members.

At the Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory we pride ourselves in providing the most engaging, hands-on classes you’ll find. Whether children drop in for a single class or take a whole series, everyone has a good time. Reservations are required, and classes typically run two hours long. Please call (541) 593-4394 or stop by during the day to make a reservation. Cancellations prior to 3pm the day before a scheduled class will receive a full refund.

Reservations are recommended, please call the Nature Center at 541-593-4394. Recommended ages for Thursday and Friday classes is 8-108.