Cost and Financial Aid


The Durango Learning Lab is a competitively priced fee-based program with a commitment to universal access. Full-day participation for one day per week starts at $250 per five-week session. Half-day options are available for $150 per five-week session.

Family and Patron Members are eligible for discounts on educational programs, including a 10% discount for the Learning Lab. Not a member? Join as a Family Member today and receive access to discounted programs and private access to The Powerhouse during non-public hours.

Financial Aid

Need-based financial aid is available for families who qualify for Free or Reduced Lunch or SNAP programs. Financial aid could be up to a 50% reduction in program fees ($125 for full-day, $75 for half-day).

To request need-based financial aid for the Learning Lab, please email the Program Coordinator at

Cancelations & refunds

In the event that your family needs to cancel registration we automatically apply the full registration cost to future educational programming at The Powerhouse (Camp Discovery, Learning Lab, etc.). Refunds are available upon request for up to 80% of the registration cost.

One-week notice (7 days) is required for all cancelations. Please notify the Program Coordinator at