OVERNIGHT ADVENTURES AT CALVERT MARINE MUSEUM
Want to experience the Calvert Marine Museum is a whole new way? Try our overnight programs. Designed to offer an in-depth museum experience mixed with behind-the-scenes fun.
Try our overnight programs for Scouts and other groups. Designed for groups with a minimum of 10 people to maximum of 20 people, overnights offer an in-depth museum experience mixed with behind-the-scenes fun. It's also a good way for scouts to earn their special interest badges. We can customize this program for your group.
Saturday, September 21 and Sunday, September 22, 2013
Saturday, September 28 and Sunday, September 29, 2013
Saturday, October 5 and Sunday, October 6, 2013
Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20, 2013
Saturday, November 9 and Sunday, November 10, 2013
Saturday, November 16 and Sunday, November 17, 2013
Saturday, December 14 and Sunday, December 15, 2013
Fees for Overnight
The cost is $25 per person, and includes admission to the museum, an interpreter-lead program and activity, a pizza dinner and a continental breakfast. A non-refundable $25 program fee is required with your registration form. Full payment is due one month prior to your visit.
Brownies can complete the following Interest Badges:
In the Mud
In the Bay
Native American Lore
Girl Scouts can complete the following Badge programs:
In the Mud
In the Bay
Native American Lore
Animal Habitats-Jr. aMUSE badge.
Lighthouse programs are available for Cadettes and we'll fit programs to your needs.
You may spend the afternoon touring the museum's various exhibits on your own with free admission. Check in is at 5:00 p.m. and you will then enjoy a pizza dinner. After that you will do your activities or earn your badges and lights out after a movie. Kitchen and bathroom facilities are available.
A continental breakfast will be served in the morning and you will depart by 10:00 a.m.
Please bring any toiletries, snacks or special dietary needed items.
Air mattresses are allowed.
How to Schedule Your Overnight Visit
First, call 410-326-2042 ext. 41 to reserve your date or email at firstname.lastname@example.org Then send in the reservation form and non-refundable $25 program free to hold your reservation. Our Group Services Coordinator will work with you to ensure your overnight experience at the Calvert Marine Museum is exactly what you're looking for.
CMM Overnight Camp-Ins: Another CMM Member Benefit
Experience the museum in a whole new way when you sleep over with the sting rays and otters. This is an ideal adventure for church groups, scout troops, community organizations and families. Imagine watching the moon rise behind the Drum Point Lighthouse, going on a treasure hunt in the museum at night, eating S'mores around a camp fire, or seeing a theme-appropriate movie, complete with popcorn.
If you really want to give your child that utlimate birthday party, then sign on for a Birthday Overnight , choosing one of our Camp-In themes. Themed cakes available by special order and fee. "Goodie Bags" also available at $2 each and advance notice.
The fee is $25 per person and requires a minimum of 10 persons with a maximum of 25 participants. One adult is required for every 5 children. There is a non-refundable program fee of $25 due when you reserve your date.
Your fun-filled Overnight Camp-In or Birthday Camp-In includes...
- An indoor overnight experience
- A nocturnal tour of the museum
- A special themed craft activity or game
- A theme appropriate movie
- A pizza party
Choose one of these themes for your Camp-In:
PIRATES ON THE PATUXENT
Paint treasure chests, go on a treasure hunt, learn pirate lingo and play the Mutiny Game.
Make your own fossil, learn how to extract real fossils from matrix like the paleontologists do, make a shark tooth necklace.
MERMAIDS HAVE A BALL
Paint a treasure box to hold your jewels, play "Find the Mermaid" game, get dressed up and attend the Mermaid Ball.
Get personal with Bubbles and Squeak with a behind-the-scenes visit. Learn amazing otter facts, play "You Otter Know." Includes breakfast with the otters.
ADVENTURES ON THE HIGH SEAS
Take a boat in the Discovery Room apart and learn how to put it back together. Learn how to tie knots like a sailor. Build your own toy boat to take home.
Cost: $25 person. Your group needs a minimum of 10 people, or a minimum fee of $250. This includes a non-refundable $25 Program fee to hold your date.
Maximum group size: 25 persons
- Camp-In is for children 7-12 years of age and requires one chaperon per 5 children.
- A CMM Member must sponsor your camp-in.
Cancellation Policy: If you cancel five or less business days prior to your Camp-In date, there will be cancellation fee of $75 charged. With earlier cancellations, all but $25 Program Fee will be refunded.
How to schedule a Camp-In: We schedule Camp-Ins on demand, but dates are limited to either Friday or Saturday night, or a night before a school holiday. We do need 3 weeks minimum to schedule.
To register for overnights, call Melissa McCormick 410-326-2042 x 41 or email.