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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.

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•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.

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*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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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, Aug 5, Aug 6, Aug 7, Aug 8, Aug 9
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXCAB0805
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Sunsational Solar Power

Power up with sunlight, no batteries here. Make a miniature green house. Go direct from solar cells to motors and explore the power of the sun. Design a solar powered boat. See how fast your solar powered car can go.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Aug 5, Aug 6, Aug 7, Aug 8, Aug 9
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXSUN0805
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Video Mashup

Discover video editing and special effects. Combine short video and sound clips to create your own mashup movie, and then use a green screen to add yourself to a story you create. Learn Adobe Elements Premiere video editing software. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Aug 5, Aug 6, Aug 7, Aug 8, Aug 9
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNVID0805
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Camp Contraptions (Metro State)

Experiment with materials, tools, levers, pulleys, and gears to create art in motion. Share engineering solutions to daily design challenges, whether you need to make a zipline or safely drop an egg. Explore the effects of gravity, angle, velocity, and friction. Design and assemble a long chain-reaction machine. Incorporate the knowledge of motion you have developed during the week to propel the action to a boisterous finale! Share films of the event online.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
8am-4pm
Metro State University
Course Code: YDCCO0812
Fee: $367, $349 Members

SciGirls Camp

Develop and conduct investigations using science inquiry with girls who are passionate about science! Try your hand at engineering marble runs and forts. Compare ingredients and procedures to design a better Slime recipe. Take inspiration from TPT's SciGirls to investigate light pollution and constellations. Research the effect of multi-tasking on our ability to concentrate as you learn about the work of awesome female scientists. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
8am-4pm
Metro State University
Course Code: YDSGC0812
Fee: $367, $349 Members

STAR: Fit,Find, & Figure Out

Investigate the skills of puzzling through Science, Theater, and ARt in this unique collaborative camp. Piece together artistic solutions to everyday challenges and repurpose pieces into a whole through sculpture, collage, and mosaic techniques. Problem-solve the many puzzling components of creating and performing an original play. Try out the methods inventors, computer scientists, and archaeologists use to solve real-life puzzles.
Age(s): 6-12
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
8:30am-4:30pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YDSEC0812
Fee: $349, $349 Members

CSI: Clues and Stuff Investigators

Grab your magnifying glass and your microscope and join the Science Museum's very own CSI team. We'll work together to solve cases throughout the week using fiber, sound, chemical, and other types of evidence analysis. Learn how we can use observations and logic to solve the mysteries we encounter every day. *Previously titled Detective Science
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXCSI0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNDCG0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Digital Flix

Explore the world of film production! You can be a director, actor, cinematographer, and producer of your films and team film project! Record movies using a digital video camera then use software to edit. Post it online to share with your friends. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNFLA812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Introduction to Chemistry

Enter the exciting world of chemistry! Investigate chemicals and colors, gases and liquids, weights and densities.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNITC0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Robots and Rockets

Find out what robots can and cannot do, make a robotic arm, and control a robot. Experiment with propulsion and make different kinds of rockets.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXRAA0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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


Upcycled Treasures

Don't throw it out! Turn that old t-shirt into your favorite tote bag, transform plastic into wearable art, and more. Design and experiment with new ways to "upcycle" different materials to create unique treasures by reusing, revamping, and recycling each day.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNUPT0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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