Learn About Us
To be the premiere children’s museum in the tri-state area.
Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. is a hands-on museum that provides life-long learning experiences to thousands of children and families each year. We create an environment that stimulates curiosity for discovery, exploration, and further investigation through exhibits and programs that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math (STEAM) principles.
Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. is governed by a volunteer board whose members serve without compensation. Members serve three-year terms. Currently, Discovery Station has only one paid staff personnel. Programs and activities are conducted by the officers and directors assisted by an enthusiastic and dedicated group of volunteers from throughout the region.
Discovery Station at Hagerstown, Inc. is a private, nonprofit organization, incorporated in the State of Maryland on July 5, 1996. Discovery Station is tax exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code, as of March 11, 1997. Discovery Station is a charitable organization, registered with the Maryland Office of the Secretary of State, Charitable Organization Division (telephone: 410.974.5534).
Officers and Board of Directors
Tom Riford, President
Steve Hummel, Vice-President
Patricia Kelley, Secretary
Carol Miller Schultz, Assistant Secretary
Al Martin, Treasurer
Kathy Griffith, Volunteer Executive Director Elect
Patricia Kelley, Interim Executive Director
Brittany Wedd, Director of Operations
Directors: Jill Alter, Lieba Cohen, David Cushwa, Joe Gerstner, Arnold Hammann, Phil Kelly, Kim Lowe Lee, Jim Nipps, Sandy Shepherd, Lisa Eyer, Kelly Smith, Rob Galioto, Dana Jenkins, Carol Mendelsohn, William Von ALt