To be the premier 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 two paid full-time staff members. Museum programs and activities are conducted by the executive director and assisted by an enthusiastic and dedicated group of volunteers from throughout the region.
Officers and Board of Directors
Brenda Paul, President
Joe Chlebowski, Vice President
Sharon Ahrens, Treasurer
Kimberly Halsey, Secretary
Scott Bowen, Peter Craig,
Brittany Leppert, Lauren Brenneman Lopez, Sarah Nadeau
Tressa Nicewarner, Aaron Peteranecz, Nitzalis Rivera,
Brandi Sprenkle, Steven Stitely
Steve Hummel, Dana Jenkins, Pat Kelley, Phil Kelly,
Al Martin, Jim Nipps, Kelly Smith, Tom Riford, Brittany Wedd
Jordan Wygant, Interim Executive Director
Sara Hartfiel-Carr, Director of Operations
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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).