Current News

Imagination Station Summer Camps 2014 have been announced!

“Through the Vision of Children,” an art exhibit by the talented students at Oak Ridge Schools, is being featured in our Imagination Gallery in the Selma Shapiro West Wing April 12 – May 5.

The Rocket Room closed on March 6th for renovations and will reopen on a date to be determined. Check our Facebook page for updates on this project.

New classes have been added to the schedule.

View the interactive calendar for April.

Schedule change: there will be no garden tour on April 20th as was previously announced because that is Easter Sunday. The museum is closed on Easter. Garden tours will begin on May 18th. Please visit
the Kids Go Green! page for more information.

Dr. Tracey Beckendorf-Edou, Supervisor of Staff Development and Special Projects for Oak Ridge City Schools, is organizing a workshop on STEM standards to be held on April 21st. Please visit the Workshops page for more information.

Thanks to everyone who attended Celebration for the Young Child – A Tribute to Selma Shapiro on Friday, April 11th. 

Heels and Wheels Duathalon on Saturday, April 12th, was a great success! Thanks to all who participated and donated!

The Waterworks Exhibit has reopened, and Franky the Tugboat is finished and open, too!  Come and see this beautifully renovated display!

CMOR received an award of excellence for the Kids Go Green! Environmental Center and Gardens at the 2013 meeting of the Southeastern Museums Conference.

A new Oak Ridge Secret City Heritage Patch Program is now available for Girl Scouts.