Summer Science Adventures 2018: 10 weeks of science fun!
Ages: All camps are for rising 1st – 6th graders (students who will complete K- 5th grade in June 2018).
Times: All camps run 9 am to 4 pm, with extended care from 8 am to 5 pm offered for an additional fee.
Prices: $275 per week*; Members receive 10% off (save $27.50 per week). Receive an additional 10% off after your first week of camp.
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*Need based scholarships are available. Complete this form to apply.
Session 1: June 25 – 29
Session 2: July 30 – August 3
Engineering is Everywhere: Are you an inventor, maker, or mythbuster? Combine your creativity with the engineering design process to take your inventions to the next level! We will tinker, test, and make a mess during this week of design challenges inspired by real-world problems.
Session 1: July 2 – 6
Session 2: August 6 – 10
Camp Catch ‘Em All: Calling all Pokémon trainers and animal lovers, this is the camp for you! This week combines zoology lessons with Pokémon- inspired science experiments. Team up on excursions through Alton Baker Park in search of local wildlife and catch virtual critters using the popular Pokémon Go app! Are you ready to catch ‘em all?
Session 1: July 9 – 13
Session 2: August 13 – 17
Adventures in Astronomy: Step into our Planetarium to explore the solar system and constellations. Design, build, and test your own rocket launcher and rockets. Harness the power of the sun to create a solar oven. Taste freeze dried food like astronauts eat in space. Engineer a moving rover and more during this week of astronomical adventures!
Session 1: July 16 – 20
Session 2: August 20 – 24
Anatomy Academy: Do you wonder what’s inside your body that makes it so amazing? Join the Anatomy Academy to explore the parts and processes that keep humans and other living organisms healthy. Age-adapted dissection or microscope labs will occur each day along with hands-on activities that get our bodies moving.
Session 1: July 23 – 27
Session 2: August 27 – 31
Dig Into Science: There’s a world of discovery to be found right under our feet! Journey through time with us as we use paleontology and earth science techniques to explore fossils, rocks, soils, and what lies beneath the surface of our planet. Watch out – this camp can get volcanic!
Cancellations made at least 1 week prior to the start of a program are eligible for a full refund or credit, minus a $10 processing fee. Cancellations after that are eligible for a 50% refund or credit. No refund or credit will be given if a cancellation is made on the day of the program or later.