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* 6-year-olds must be enrolled in or have completed Kindergarten to enroll above the Preschool/Pre-K level.

July 2015

Preschool Science: Ocean Homes

Eat seaweed, make fish prints, play in the sand and dance like a dolphin in this class about ocean life.
Age(s): 3-5
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 17, Jul 16, Jul 15, Jul 13, Jul 14
Time: 8:45-9:45am
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YPOCH0713
Fee: $63, $60 Members

T-Shirts Artists

Make custom images that can be printed on T-shirts using screen printing techniques, stencils, and drawing mediums. Work with glow-in-the-dark, metallic, and neon inks! Bring 100% cotton T-shirts and fabric to work on.
Age(s): 9-12
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 13, Jul 14, Jul 15, Jul 16, Jul 17
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YNTSH0713
Fee: $210, $200 Members

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


CAMP: Gears and Contraptions

Make gadgets and contraptions using pulleys, wheels, axles, ramps, and levers. Play with different combinations of gears and construct a gearbox to take home.
Age(s): 6-8
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 16, Jul 15, Jul 14, Jul 13, Jul 17
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YXGAC0713
Fee: $163, $155 Members

CAMP: LEGO Puppets

Create robotic dancing puppets using the LEGO WeDo robotics kit, motion modules, and fun, easy-to-shape foam. Program your puppet to move, talk, and respond to your movements.
Age(s): 6-8
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 17, Jul 16, Jul 13, Jul 14, Jul 15
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YXPUP0713
Fee: $205, $195 Members

CAMP: Up: Science of Flight

Travel through time as we explore the science of flight, from prehistoric flying animals and plant material to the powered flight we use today. Set your sights to the sky as you make your own flying machine.
Age(s): 6-8
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 15, Jul 14, Jul 13, Jul 16, Jul 17
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YXUPS0713
Fee: $163, $155 Members

CAMP: Lots and Lots of Rocks

Study sand, pebbles, minerals, and rocks from Antarctica to Minnesota. Learn how they are formed and where they can be found. Start your own collection and organize and display your finds.
Age(s): 6-8
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 13, Jul 14, Jul 15, Jul 16, Jul 17
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YXROC0713
Fee: $163, $155 Members

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


Wizard School

For fans of Harry P: take a potions class, learn the science of magic, make some flying things and learn the history behind dragons and alchemy.
Age(s): 9-12
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 15, Jul 14, Jul 13, Jul 16, Jul 17
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YNWIZ0713
Fee: $163, $155 Members

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


Wizard School

For fans of Harry P: take a potions class, learn the science of magic, make some flying things and learn the history behind dragons and alchemy.
Age(s): 9-12
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 13, Jul 14, Jul 15, Jul 16, Jul 17
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YNWIA0713
Fee: $163, $155 Members

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


Preschool Science: Ocean Homes

Eat seaweed, make fish prints, play in the sand and dance like a dolphin in this class about ocean life.
Age(s): 5-6
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 13, Jul 14, Jul 15, Jul 16, Jul 17
Time: 10-11:45am
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YROCH0713
Fee: $121, $115 Members

Dazzling Digital Art

Create dazzling digital art designs then print and exhibit your work. Using DesignBlocks, a free design program, you'll create and explore designs and patterns that bring together art, math, and computer programming.
Age(s): 9-12
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 17, Jul 16, Jul 15, Jul 14, Jul 13
Time: 1-4pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: LLNDAZ0713
Fee: $205, $195 Members

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


Disease Detectives

Use a microscope and study different kinds of pathogens. Examine the body's immune system and see how diseases spread. Participate in a simulation of an epidemic where you will be on a team of scientists fighting a disease outbreak.
Age(s): 9-12
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 13, Jul 14, Jul 15, Jul 16, Jul 17
Time: 1-4pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YNDIS0713
Fee: $163, $155 Members

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


T-Shirts Artists

Make custom images that can be printed on T-shirts using screen printing techniques, stencils, and drawing mediums. Work with glow-in-the-dark, metallic, and neon inks! Bring 100% cotton T-shirts and fabric to work on.
Age(s): 9-12
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 15, Jul 13, Jul 14, Jul 16, Jul 17
Time: 1-4pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YNTSP0713
Fee: $210, $200 Members

CAMP: Wizard School

For fans of Harry P: take a potions class, learn the science of magic, make some flying things and learn the history behind dragons and alchemy.
Age(s): 6-8
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 17, Jul 13, Jul 14, Jul 15, Jul 16
Time: 1-4pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YXWIZ0713
Fee: $163, $155 Members

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


CAMP: Minifigure Movie Stars

Make a LEGO minifigure into the star of your animated film adventure. Learn new animation tricks every day. Build LEGO sets. Edit the video and add sound and credits. Watch your film online.
Age(s): 6-8
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 17, Jul 16, Jul 15, Jul 14, Jul 13
Time: 1-4pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: LXMIN0713
Fee: $205, $195 Members

CAMP: LEGO Machines and Structures

Learn new LEGO building techniques to make machines that move and structures that can bear weight.
Age(s): 6-8
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 15, Jul 14, Jul 13, Jul 16, Jul 17
Time: 1-4pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YXMAS0713
Fee: $163, $155 Members

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


Buzzology

Come learn what all the buzz is about. One out of every three bites of food depends on a pollinator. Make a bee block home, discover how insects pollinate, and do the waggle dance!
Age(s): 6-10
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 20, Jul 21, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24
Time: 8am-4pm
Location: U of M, St. Paul campus
Course Code: YDBBB0720
Fee: $341, $325 Members

This class is full.


Journey to Space

Blast off into outer space this summer! Create a space animation, experiment with laws of gravity, and explore the challenges humans face in space. Visit the "Space: An Out-of-Gravity Experience" special exhibit and get ready for an other-wordly adventure!
Age(s): 6-10
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 20, Jul 21, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24
Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YDSPA0720
Fee: $362, $345 Members

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


Preschool Science: Rainbows and Light

Experiment with mirrors, prisms, and kaleidoscopes. Split color apart and mix colors together. Make a color column to take home.
Age(s): 3-5
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 24, Jul 23, Jul 22, Jul 21, Jul 20
Time: 8:45-9:45am
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YPRAL0720
Fee: $63, $60 Members

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


CAMP: LEGO Tools

Assemble tools out of LEGO pieces. Design gadgets to solve everyday problems like drawing a perfect circle or reaching your light switch from your bed.
Age(s): 6-8
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 24, Jul 23, Jul 22, Jul 20, Jul 21
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YXLET0720
Fee: $163, $155 Members

Blow It Up!

Make exploding pillows, check out a Mentos fountain and experiment with different kinds of rockets in this exciting class.
Age(s): 9-12
Date: Monday through Friday, Jul 24, Jul 23, Jul 22, Jul 20, Jul 21
Time: 9am-12pm
Location: Science Museum
Course Code: YNBLW0720
Fee: $163, $155 Members

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