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Are you a Science Museum member? Members are able to register 2 weeks before the general public and receive member camp pricing! Now is the time to join or renew your museum membership.

Prepare before you log in or call! Have all of the following information ready:

•Your camp selections by name and week of the camp
•Age*, birthdate, special needs, and any allergies for all the campers you’re registering
•Information for an emergency contact person who is not listed on your main museum account

Registering online? Know your login email and password prior to registration. If you forgot your password, visit our login page and select “Help, I forgot my password” to reset. If you are unsure of your login email address, contact 651-221-9444 for assistance.

Registering by phone? Please call 651-221-4511. We experience a high volume of calls once registration opens, so please try again if your call goes to voicemail.

*Age categories must be observed to ensure the best possible experience for all children in the class. If you have any questions about age requirements please call 651-221-4511.

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Wonka Week

Enter the sweet world of candy as you explore the wonders of the Chocolate Factory. Whisk your way through the Physical Plant on the glass elevator, chocolate river, and other fantastic, hair-raising, move-you-from-here-to-there systems. Become a master candy maker as you knead, mix, and pour to create delicious confections every day. Explore the fascination with candies people have enjoyed over 100 years and invent a candy yourself that could become one of the most famous candies in the world. You don't need a golden ticket for this camp. Not recommended for children with any food allergies.
Age(s): 7-12
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
8:30am-4:30pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YDWNK0610
Fee: $367, $349 Members

This class is full but you can get onto the waitlist for free.


Blow It Up!

Make exploding baggies, check out dry ice, and experiment with different kids of rockets in this exciting class.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNBIU0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

This class is full but you can get onto the waitlist for free.


Design a Computer Game: Create Your Own Adventure Game

Build your own interactive game or story using programming software from the MIT Media Lab called Scratch. Select a theme, write a story, build an environment, create characters, then add puzzles and sound effects.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNDCG0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

This class is full but you can get onto the waitlist for free.


Get Set to be a Vet

Explore the careers of veterinarians, discover how to take better care of your pets, and make dog treats. Learn safe behavior around dogs, examine real animal X-rays, and observe an animal dissection. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNGSV0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Introduction to Carpentry

Head to the workshop and safely start to use carpentry tools such as saws, hammers, and nails. Measure wood and build a wooden toy to take home.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXITC0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

LEGO Amusement Park

Learn about simple machines such as gears and pulleys while making models of rides that move. At the end of the week, we'll combine projects and make an amusement park for LEGO Minifigures.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXLAP0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

This class is full but you can get onto the waitlist for free.


Super Scratch

Create your own simple interactive animations, learn the basics of computer programming, and design a simple computer game using Scratch Junior. Create your own board game as you discover basic programming principles.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LXSUP0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Wizard School

Perform science that looks like magic and amaze your friends and family! Create potions that engage all your senses and make objects levitate in midair. Get sorted into a house and earn your magic wand. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXWIZ0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

This class is full but you can get onto the waitlist for free.


App, Build, Code

Quit playing someone else's boring app and design your own! Build an app using custom graphics and sound that can tap into an Android device's built-in touchscreen, accelerometer, and camera to create a truly interactive experience. Upload an app to the Google Play Store to share with friends.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNABC0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

This class is full but you can get onto the waitlist for free.


Blow It Up!

Make exploding baggies, make art by popping balloons, check out dry ice, and experiment with different kinds of rockets in this exciting class.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXBIU0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

This class is full but you can get onto the waitlist for free.


Code a Bot

Use a unique coding system to program a mini robot called an Ozobot. Make Ozobot dance, do tricks, and work together with other Ozobots. Create costumes and design a neighborhood for your Ozobot. Your ideas make the Ozobot move and groove!
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXCAB0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Game On!

Investigate how science, numbers, and creative thinking are used to develop amazing and challenging board games and card games. Explore how logic is used in games at the Science Museum, and then work as a game designer to build your own board game. Explore strategies and game thinking to defeat your friends or win together!
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jun 10, Jun 11, Jun 12, Jun 13, Jun 14
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LXGMO0610
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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