CAMPS & WORKSHOPS

Summer Camps

Ages 4-5

9am-12pm
Snack provided
3 Day Camp: Members $66/Non-Members $75

June 8-10

That Makes Sense

Put your five senses to the test! Learn about your brain and how it works with your nose, eyes, tongue, ears, and hands. Make a brain hat, build musical instruments, solve mystery objects just by touching, and much more! Be sure all allergens are reported during registration!

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

June 15-17

Turtle Time

Dive in for an amazing turtle adventure! Meet turtles and tortoises living at the Science Spectrum, make your own turtle shell, and see if a tortoise can really beat a hare.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

July 6-8

Cookie Caper

Who stole the cookies from the cookie jar? Become detectives and solve the mystery! Make your own detective badge, look for clues, and find the tasty snack. Learn the science of fingerprints, observation, and other detective skills.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

July 13-15

Planes, Trains, & LEGO

Play with all things that go, explore the science of transportation! Design your own airplane, learn about different types of trains, and make a race car while playing with LEGO along the way.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

July 20-22

When I Grow Up

What do you want to be when you grow up? What about a scientist? Scientists do so many different things. Which one is your favorite? Build like an engineer, observe animals like a biologist, experiment like a chemist, and more!

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July 27-29

Jr. FabLab

Become a maker in the FabLab! Draw off the paper with 3D pens, design your own t-shirt, learn to code a robot, and much more!

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August 3-5

Fly Me to The Moon

3, 2, 1, Blast off! What would it be like to live on the moon? Let’s launch rockets, explore moon geology, and take part in astronaut training.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

August 10-12

Olympic Games

Follow along with the Olympic Games as we compete in a few of our own! Learn the science of some of your favorite sports. Why do balls bounce? How fast can a human run? What does it mean to be an Olympian? We will answer these questions and more as we go for the gold!

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Ages 6-8

9am-3pm
Snack provided, Bring sack lunch
3 Day Camp: Members $120/Non-Members $135

June 8-10

Robo Camp #1

Take a glimpse into the world of engineering and robotics. Work in small teams to build a fully functional robot with LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3. Learn about designing, programming, and the construction of robots. We will use these skills to design robots to overcome an engineering challenge.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

June 15-17

Superhero Science

Embrace the powers of science like some of our favorite superheroes! Move things without touching them, harness electricity, and create your own new character comic.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

July 6-8

FabLab: 3D Design

Campers will get to experience multiple forms of 3D manipulation. Learn techniques to mold and sculpt clay into characters for your own stop-motion animation video. Then use those techniques to design a 3D sculpture on a computer. Once your designs are finished, print them out on a 3D printer to take home!

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

July 13-15

Turtle Odyssey

Dive in and explore the home of sea turtles and much more. Learn about turtle migration, challenges faced by endangered species, and how humans can help. Meet marine animals living at the Science Spectrum and watch a film in the OMNI Theater.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

July 20-22

Robo Camp #2

Take a glimpse into the world of engineering and robotics. Work in small teams to build a fully functional robot with LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3. Learn about designing, programming, and the construction of robots. We will use these skills to design robots to overcome an engineering challenge.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

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July 27-29

SciArt

Experience the creative side of science! Paint with chemistry, use the Sun’s energy to make jewelry, and much more! Campers will use science tools and methods to create unique works of art. Things may get messy, so wear clothes that can get messy too.

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August 3-5

FabLab: unMaker

As we strive to become Makers, we must first unMake! Campers will take apart computers, cell phones, and toys as we explore how they work. Learn how to use a computer and laser cutter to make something old new again. With parents’ permission, campers can bring an old toy or item that they want to take apart during camp.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

August 10-12

Go For the Gold

Explore the science of sports as we follow along with the daily medal count of the Olympic Games. Test out aerodynamics, set physics in action, and make up a new Olympic sport.

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Ages 9-12

9am-3pm
Snack provided, Bring sack lunch
3 Day Camp: Members $120/Non-Members $135

June 8-10

Don’t Try This at Home!

Try it at the Science Spectrum! This camp will be filled with messes, chemical reactions, electricity, and an explosion or two. Put on some safety goggles and don’t try this at home!

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

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June 15-17

Robo Camp

Take a glimpse into the world of engineering and robotics. Work in small teams to build a fully functional robot with LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3. Learn about designing, programming, and the construction of robots. We will use these skills to design robots to overcome an engineering challenge.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

July 6-8

Marine Biology

Dive into the underwater world that is home to the green sea turtle. Learn about all the different species of sea turtles, challenges each one faces, and how humans can help them. Take part in a marine life dissection, meet aquatic animals living at the Science Spectrum, watch a movie in the OMNI, and much more.

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July 13-15

FabLab: Video Game Makers

Learn a bit about what it takes to be an app developer! Design, build and code your own game that could be played on a smart device. After developing, design a logo and commercial so others can hear about your game!

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

July 20-22

Zombie Survival

Doomsday is here! Can you survive the fallout? Learn basic survival skills, try out basic special effects makeup, and build a zombie defense system.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

July 27-29

Challenge Masterminds

Put your brain to the test in this thought provoking camp. Take on optical illusions, scientific mysteries, and a spin on an escape room challenge.

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August 3-5

Vet Tech

Do you want to be a veterinarian when you grow up or just have a love for animals? Campers will get a crash course in anatomy, biology, and veterinary medicine. Campers will learn some veterinary skills like splinting, suturing, and participate in a dissection. They will also meet a practicing animal care specialist.

THIS CAMP IS CURRENTLY FULL

August 10-12

FabLab: Making It!

Participate in an introductory project to learn about becoming a Maker. Use what you learned to express yourself with your own project. Make a 3D model blueprint using computer aided design and use machines like a 3D printer or laser cutter to make your prototype. Learn how to use tools like a hammer, drill, hand saw, and screwdriver for assembly. Then decorate what you made!

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