- This event has passed.
Winter Break Camp
December 26, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Visit the main Winter Break Camps Webpage.
Grades K – 5
9:00 am – 4:00 pm*
During winter break, kids put their creative minds to work exploring science during these engaging, hands-on single day workshops.
*Extended Care Available:
Early Care (8 – 9am): $5
Late Care (4 – 5 pm): $5
Limited need-based scholarships are available. Email [email protected] for scholarship inquiries.
Winter Break Workshops:
Monday, December 23rd:
Explore the states of matter with icy experiments, including dry ice, artificial snow, and icy moons.
Thursday, December 26th:
Meet the resident education animals at Eugene Science Center, and learn about how species adapt and behave in different habitats.
Friday, December 27th:
Learn the difference between plant and animal cells, extract DNA from a strawberry, and create your own slide to observe under a microscope.
Monday, December 30th:
Earth’s vast oceans are home to some of the most amazing species discovered. Learn about marine ecology and how we can be good stewards of ocean ecosystems.
Thursday, January 2nd:
Explore the life and landscapes of a prehistoric earth – what have we learned about the earliest humans, and how do scientists collect information about life that existed millions of years ago?
Monday, January 6th:
Enter the planetarium to travel the solar system and beyond! Learn about the planets, moons, and other celestial objects that orbit around our sun.