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Community Missions & Programs

Enroll in one of our public missions or programs for both youth and adults.

  • Parent & Child (Ages 3-10) Science Stories II
    Saturday, March 2, 2019/9-10:30am
    Challenger Learning Center @ HCC
    $3/person

    Join us for a continuation of last year's Science & and Story event. We'll read NEW beloved space and science tales and then complete hands-on science and engineering activities connected to the stories. A parent or guardian must attend with child. Each parent and child must register for the class.

    Click here to register.

  • Night at the Space Station Sleepover (Girls)
    Friday-Saturday, March 8-9, 2019/6:30pm-8:30am
    Challenger Learning Center @ HCC
    $75/student

    Grab your girlfriends for an overnight of space exploration and discovery. Eat pizza, learn about the wonders of the solar system, and then blast off on a mission to space. Enjoy a movie and popcorn before lights out. Spend the morning playing fun space games before it's time to return home to Earth. Bring a sleeping bag and pillow.

    Click here to register.

  • Mars Madness (Grades 2-6)
    Monday & Tuesday, March 25 & 26, 2019/8:30am-4:30pm
    Challenger Learning Center @ HCC
    $99/student

    3...2...1...lift-off! The Challenger Learning Center astronauts are on their way to Mars! Join us for a two-day adventure to this exciting destination. Begin your training learning about the rockets that will launch us to the Red planet. Then, determine the best site for us to land and explore our new environment. Once we land we will work with other crew members to build a Mars base so you can live in this exotic place. This program is open to students in grades 2-6. Bring a lunch and if you have food allergies, please bring snacks as well.

    Click here to register.

Contact Us

Challenger Learning Center
1500 W. Raab Rd.
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8700
Fax: 309-268-7984
Emailclc@heartland.edu