Whitaker Center
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Little Learners

Spend time together!

Little Learners in Harsco Science Center is the perfect program for moms and dads of preschoolers to spend time together and foster an early love of science while enjoying hands-on activities.

This program is offered every Wednesday morning at 9:30am through spring 2017 in KidsPlace on the Arcade Level of Harsco Science Center at Whitaker Center. Little Learners is for children age 5 and under and their accompanying adult(s). Adults are required to supervise their children at all times during this program. Please make sure you arrive by 9:30am to enjoy our full complement of activities. Because space for this program is limited, we encourage advance purchase of tickets.

Every Little Learners session is a different experience!

Guests enjoy:

  • A science/art related craft that they can take home
  • Group activities with other preschoolers and their parents
  • Story Book Science
  • Take home materials for parents and children to continue the fun of learning


Ages 2 and under (ticket must be selected when ordering) – FREE
Children ages 3 -5 - $5.00
Accompanying Adults* - $5.00
Whitaker Center Members – FREE (Please call the Box Office at 214-2787 to make your reservations in advance)

*We ask that at least one adult register per four children for this program.

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Scholarship funds are available for families who qualify for the Pennsylvania ACCESS/EBT Card program. Please call the Box Office at 214-2787 to make your reservations in advance. You will be asked to present your ACCESS/EBT Card (excluding the Port Authority ACCESS Card) and photo ID at the Whitaker Center Box Office on the day of your visit to receive the following admission for Little Learners:

Scholarship Program Admission:

Ages 2 an under – FREE
Children age 3-5 - $1.00
Accompanying Adults - $2.00

2016-2017 Little Learners Dates:

Dates and session topics are subject to change.
March 15 - Engineering Part 2 RESCHEDULED TO 4/5
March 22 - Wildlife
March 29 - Community Helpers 

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Whitaker Center’s Little Learners is generously funded by a sponsorship from Penn National Insurance

Penn National Insurance



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