UF IFAS Extension Series

MOSI has created a partnership with Hillsborough County 4-H to offer four 6-part series.

Two are offered in the fall and two are offered in the spring. Participants can register for one, two, three or all four series.

Chemistry Series

Ages 6 - 12 | Series Fee: $60, Member Series Fee: $50 | 10am - 12pm series or 1pm - 3pm series

Investigate the differences between physical and chemical changes. Explore different science concepts using Skittles and gummy bears. Make slime and other ooey gooey substances in this fun, hands-on class

Class Dates: September 6th, September 20th, October 4th, October 18th, November 15th, November 29th

Last day to register: August 30th

Simple Machines Series

Ages 8 - 14 | Series Fee: $60, Member Series Fee: $50 | 10am - 12pm series or 1pm - 3pm series

The LEGO® Education series explores the mechanical and structural principles normally hidden away inside everyday machines and structures. The easy build models present a hands-on demonstration of one of the concepts of simple machines and mechanisms.

Class Dates: September 8th, September 22nd, October 6th, October 20th, November 17th, December 1st

Last day to register: September 1st

Extreme Weather Series

Ages 6 - 12 | Series Fee: $60, Member Series Fee: $50 | 10am - 12pm series or 1pm - 3pm series

Investigate the extreme weather affecting Florida and our planet. How do hurricanes and tornadoes form? Explore the differences between climate and weather. Understand how meteorological equipment can help predict the path of these very powerful storms.

Class Dates: January 24th, February 7th, February 21st, March 7th, March 21st, April 4th

Last day to register: January 17th

Electricity Series

Ages 8 - 14 | Series Fee: $60, Member Series Fee: $50 | 10am - 12pm series or 1pm - 3pm series

The 4-H Electricity series explores the basic principles of electricity, circuits, magnetism and solar energy through hands-on activities.

Class Dates: January 26th, February 9th, February 23rd, March 9th, March 23rd, April 6th

Last day to register: January 19th

Program Cancellation and Refund Policy

All registrations subject to availability. MOSI reserves the right to combine or cancel classes that have not met the minimum enrollment. Campers or participants will be placed in an alternative class when possible. If MOSI cancels a class, payment will be fully refunded. For special circumstances, a 75% credit or refund will be granted for written requests made 14 or more days before the first day of the camp or program session. A 50% credit or refund will be granted for written requests made 13 or fewer days prior to the first day of the camp or program session. No refunds will be granted on or after the first day of the camp or program session.

All requests must be in writing and sent to:
sciencecamp@mosi.org or MOSI Science Camp, 4801 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33617.