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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.

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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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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

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, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXWIA0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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


3D Animation

Take your drawing skills to the next level! See the world as a 3D animator! Create a character and learn new animation techniques. Try out specific skills for 3D modeling by practicing with hands-on materials and software, then print out your creation to take home.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNTDA0812
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
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNFLP0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXLOR0812
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
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXRAP0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Secret Hiding Places

Hide your secrets in plain sight. Make trap doors, camouflage an object, and draw maps to reveal their location. Hunt the final treasure by following a trail of clues.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXSHP0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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


What's Up Doc?

Investigate body systems and find out what they do to keep you healthy, breathing, growing, thinking, and moving. Scope out what's happening when these systems are attacked by disease or injury. Explore what medical professionals can do to treat and heal people. Discover for yourself how treatments from long ago and far away can work to cure diseases and “whatever ails you.”
Age(s): 8-12
Monday through Friday, Aug 12, Aug 13, Aug 14, Aug 15, Aug 16
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNWUD0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Wizard School

Explore the science in potions, magic tricks, and other wizarding secrets. Complete challenges to earn house points. Test your skills with feats from each professor. Create a light-up wand that would make Ollivander proud. 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
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNWIZ0812
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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


Preschool Science: Kitchen Chemistry

Measure, mix, and bake pretzels and cookies. Pop popcorn and make a drink in your in-house "laboratory." Not recommended for children with any food allergies
Age(s): 3-5
Monday through Friday, Aug 19, Aug 20, Aug 21, Aug 22, Aug 23
8:45-9:45am
Science Museum
Course Code: YPKCM0819
Fee: $68, $65 Members

Calling All Marine Biologists

Probe the depths of the sea and explore the variety of life in the ocean. See a squid from the inside out while dissecting. Discover ocean habitats, build a coral reef model, and get swallowed up by a giant whale! Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Aug 19, Aug 20, Aug 21, Aug 22, Aug 23
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXCMB0819
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 19, Aug 20, Aug 21, Aug 22, Aug 23
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNDCG0819
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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