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Harry Potter Science Saturday

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Culture and Heritage Museums

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10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Available shifts: 9:45 a.m. - 1 p.m., 12:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Event Description: Join us for a deep dive into how the real science from our world parallels the magic from Harry Potter! Test your logic skills against the Sphinx and learn the true origins of many mythological creatures. Learn how animals can suffer from the effects of the Imperius Curse in real life and brave the menagerie of captured magical creatures in our Auror Training Obstacle Course! A planetarium show, Skies Over Hogwarts, will feature stars and constellations that share traits with Harry Potter characters. Our shop will be stocked for all your Wizarding needs. There may even be some surprises you'll have to come out to see! Put on your best dress robes and join us for Harry Potter Science Saturday at the Museum of York County!

Volunteer Needs:

Assist staff at stations

Collect tickets and assist with planetarium seating

Stamp programs

Help direct parking

Monitor the front door

Assist with outdoor activities

Monitor games

Help as needed

Harry Potter costumes encouraged, but not required. For additional information email:
Wear comfortable shoes.

2 Shifts

  • Sat Nov 06, 2021 - 09:45 AM to 01:00 PM
  • Sat Nov 06, 2021 - 12:45 PM to 04:30 PM
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About Culture and Heritage Museums


4621 Mt. Gallant Road, ROCK HILL, SC 29732, US

Mission Statement

To communicate and preserve the natural and cultural histories of the Carolina Piedmont, inspiring a lifetime of learning. It is our vision to create a community that greatly values natural, historical and cultural heritage.


The Culture & Heritage Museums is a family of museums in York County, SC, which includes Historic Brattonsville, the McCelvey Center, the Museum of York County and the Main Street Children's Museum in Old Town Rock Hill.

Historic Brattonsville presents the history of the Scots-Irish and African-Americans in the South Carolina upcountry largely through preserving and interpreting the story of the Bratton community from the 1760s to the late 19th century. Experience living history, including the African American story, at this 775-acre Revolutionary War site. Explore the Bratton Plantation, owned and lived on by three generations of the Bratton family.
Explore the Carolina Piedmont and its connections to the world at the Museum of York County! Our Naturalist Center has more than 2000 specimens to guide your learning adventures. We have a state of the art digital planetarium. We offer award-winning exhibitions and programs on a variety of natural history topics.

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth


Sat Nov 06, 2021
09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
This opportunity has 2 shifts


Museum of York County4621 Mount Gallant RoadRock Hill, SC 29732



  • People Skills


  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 17

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