COVID-19 Information

The global spread of COVID-19 has generated understandable concern in our community and our world, making OMSI’s mission to provide engaging informal science education and stimulate informed action more important than ever.

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Stay Home, Stay Curious!

OMSI is continuing its mission to provide informal science education across the region by sharing crafted and curated at-home online science activities that can be enjoyed by all ages, Virtual Group Programs for distance learning support, and Virtual Events.


Support OMSI, Support Your Community


In response to the needs of the community, OMSI has launched new programs like OMSI Homeroom, introduced a new suite of educational virtual programs, and shifted our engaging Science at Home content into a new weekly format. To continue providing these community resources, we need your help!

Make a donation today to support OMSI Programming—with your help, we can continue to provide equitable access to science education during these unprecedented times. 

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Learn more about COVID-19

OMSI encourages you to learn more and ensure you have scientifically-accurate information about this rapidly evolving situation. We trust the following sources: 

Additional information can also be found through: