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Science and Technology

Discovery Museum Science & Space Center

Description: A family‐focused educational institution dedicated to enriching the lives of local residents and visitors to the Sacramento region by encouraging the exploration of history, nature and space.

Volunteer Opportunities: Children’s weekend activities, museum store assistant, special events, administrative support.

Min Age: 16

Contact: Kathleen Galster, Volunteer Coordinator

Email: kgalster@powerhousesciencecenter.org

Phone: (916) 808‐3942

Address: 3615 Auburn Blvd. Sacramento, CA 95821

Website: www.thediscovery.org

Prerequistes: N/A

 

Explorit Science Center

Description: Our mission is to ignite and foster curiosity about science and nature through inquiry and discovery. We do this by providing opportunities for hands-on science exploration to about 65,000 people in 17 Northern California counties each year through mobile and on-site programs that connect science to everyday life.

Volunteer Opportunities: Summer camp assistant, science teaching assistant- present programs to visiting schools, exhibit assistant - assist in planning and fabricating interactive hands-on exhibits, Explorit store volunteer, administrative volunteer, special events planning, artist, or photographer                                                                                                                                    

Min. Age: 12 years old                                                                                                                

Contact Person: Sarah Thomas                                                                                            Email:saraht@explorit.org                                                                                                           

Phone:530 756-0191                                                                                                                         

Address:3141 5th street Davis, CA                                                                                         

 Website: www.explorit.org                                                                                                                                  

Social Media (ie. Facebook): facebook.com/explorit.fb