Programs & Camps | Pensacola MESS Hall

Programs & Camps

The Pensacola MESS Hall offers a variety of camps, classes and program throughout the year. Click here for holiday hours!

For information about our homeschool workshops, visit the Home School Workshops page.

Holiday Camps

Looking for something fun for the kids in grades 1-6 while you take care of other things over the break? Our holiday camps let them dive into a variety of cool activities, all hands-on! Camp begins at 9:00AM, ends at 12:00PM. Each half day of camp is $20/$25 member/nonmember. Extended exploration is available for an additional $20/$25 member/nonmember and spans from 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM. Pre-registration required. Each day is a different theme, find our list of camps below! Registration is now open!


Date Camp Description
Dec 18 Space Explorers Build your craft, explore the solar system, learn useful skills!
Dec 19 Unplugged Toys/Games Enjoy and create your own unplugged games
Dec 20 & 27 Robot, Set, Code Our well-loved camp is back! Explore what’s new!
Dec 21 & 28 Light it Up What can you create when you’ve harnessed electricity?
Dec 22 & 29 Land of the Misfit Toys Give well-loved toys a newfound purpose

Tinker Tots

Young learners and their caregivers will have the opportunity to explore new topics each month in an age-appropriate activity. Each session will begin with a story, and participants will then explore the topic with hands on materials. Participation in Saturday Tinker Tots includes admission to the museum, though caregivers and other family members will need to pay if the family chooses to explore the museum after the program.
Ages 3-K. 9 AM – 9:45 AM. $5.60/$7 member/nonmember. Preregistration is required.

Dec 9 – Light and Colors

Saturday Night Science

Tired of the same old thing on Saturday night? Why not try some science? The whole family will enjoy our Saturday Night Science programs with a variety of hands on stations that are fun and educational. $10 nonmember per person, including adults. Members are free to this event! Space is limited; preregistration is required. 6 PM – 8 PM

December 2 – Robotics Night

Scout Nights

Have the MESS Hall help your troop earn its badge or your den complete an elective adventure. Activities go beyond the basics to really engage the scouts in science discovery. 6 PM – 7:30 PM. $8 per scout, Den/Troop leader and co-leader are free. Preregistration is required, click here to register.
December 1 – Brownie Home Scientist
December 8 – Bear Cub Super Science – cancelled due to event at Bay Center which will cause access issues

The MESS Hall also offers small group workshops for your scouts to complete other activity requirements. Contact us for details on scheduling your group.