FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  1. What programs do you offer?
    Our programming offerings depend on ages of participants.  S.P.A.C.E. Academy is designed for pre-K to grade 4 students. RENDEZVOUS WITH COMET HALLEY missions are designed for grades 5-6 and up.  MISSION TO MARS missions are designed for grade 7-8 and up.  EARTH ODYSSEY missions are designed for grades 9 and up.
  2. Is your Learning Center open to the public?
    Yes, but we do not currently offer set hours. To make an appointment please email director Fred Welch or call 716-379-8686.
  3. Can I get a tour of your facility?
    Yes. To make an appointment please email director Fred Welch or call 716-379-8686.
  4. What size group is required for a mission at the Learning Center?
    Simulated missions - (Rendezvous with Comet Halley, Mission to Mars and Earth Odyssey) require a minimum of 16 to a maximum of 30 participants, but there can be exceptions. S.P.A.C.E. Academy requires a minimum of 10 to a maximum of 26 participants, but there can be exceptions. Mini-missions and birthday parties (all ages) require a minimum 10 to maximum of 15 participants.  Please email director Fred Welch or call 716-379-8686 for questions concerning missions.
  5. How much does a mission cost?
    Price varies based on the activity/activities you choose. Please email director Fred Welch, call 716-379-8686 for specific pricing or visit the link below.
  6. I heard you offer team building activities. What is that all about?
    We do offer team building activities for all age groups (called EVAs). Please email director Fred Welch or call 716-379-8686 for more information about team building activities or visit the link below.  (NOTE: S.P.A.C.E. Academy is designed for pre-K to grade 4;
  7. May I stop by the center with my children or grandchildren?
    Tours of the center are offered by appointment only. We offer programming for pre-K to adults (see question #3 for group size requirements). To schedule a tour or to ask questions about our activities, please email DRCLC director Fred Welch or call 716-379-8686.