There's still time!

We have open spots available in camps throughout the summer. Browse for open camps below!

We’re thrilled to introduce fantastic new camp experiences - along with classic camp favorites - that will ignite creativity, explore the imagination, and build lifelong STEM skills.

“I was truly impressed with the amount of content that was packed into the whole experience. We will definitely be back next year!” -Summer camp parent

Please note: All Summer Camps Scholarships for 2019 have been awarded.

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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 Wednesday, Jul 1, Jul 2, Jul 3
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXWIZ0701
Fee: $120, $114 Members

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


Build a Remote Control Car

Build a self-propelled, wire-controlled vehicle using batteries, motors, and wiring. Test out your car's performance under a variety of conditions.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Wednesday, Jul 1, Jul 2, Jul 3
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNBRC0701
Fee: $120, $114 Members

Drawing+Animation=Movies

Draw your own creations and attach limbs and other moving parts. Bring them to life using HUE stop-motion animation software. Plan and film adventures for your characters with props and backgrounds of your own design. Share your movies online.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Wednesday, Jul 1, Jul 2, Jul 3
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LXDAM0701
Fee: $120, $114 Members

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 perform a mock surgery. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Wednesday, Jul 1, Jul 2, Jul 3
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXGSV0701
Fee: $120, $114 Members

Introduction to Carpentry

Head to the workshop and safely start to use carpentry tools such as saws, hammer, and nails. Measure wood and build a wooden toy to take home.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Wednesday, Jul 1, Jul 2, Jul 3
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXITC0701
Fee: $120, $114 Members

LEGO Machines and Structures

Learn new LEGO building techniques to make machines that move and structures that can bear weight.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Wednesday, Jul 1, Jul 3, Jul 2
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXLMS0701
Fee: $120, $114 Members

Theme Park Physics

Come one, come all! Put physics to the test in your own amazing, tricky carnival game. Spin, hover, float, and fly working models of thrill rides. Investigate the science behind iconic theme park attractions. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Wednesday, Jul 1, Jul 2, Jul 3
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNTPP0701
Fee: $120, $114 Members

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. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Wednesday, Jul 1, Jul 2, Jul 3
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNWIZ0701
Fee: $120, $114 Members

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


Camp: Ocean Expedition

Dive into the deep blue sea to discover whales, sharks, and other deep sea creatures. Create your own marine animal for a room sized ocean art installation. Step up close to sharks at a local aquarium. Head to the lab to survey a variety of marine creatures and their unique adaptations. Explore human impact on the salty solution that covers two-thirds of Earth's surface. *Includes field trip to Sea Life Aquarium with a behind-the-scenes tour.
Age(s): 7-11
Monday through Friday, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
8am-4pm
Metro State University
Course Code: YDOEC0708
Fee: $367, $349 Members

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, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
8:30am-4:30pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YDWNK0708
Fee: $367, $349 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, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
8:45-9:45am
Science Museum
Course Code: YPKCM0708
Fee: $68, $65 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, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXBIU0708
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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