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General registration begins Tuesday, February 25 at 8 a.m.

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Chemistry in the Kitchen (4 Day Camp)

Explore how chemistry makes food delicious. Use everyday ingredients and kitchen tools to measure, mix, cook, and bake. Test your experiments by eating them to become a top chef! Not recommended for children with food allergies. NOTE: Food will be handled and/or consumed in this camp
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Thursday, Jun 29, Jun 30, Jul 1, Jul 2
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXCIK0629
Fee: $150, $143 Members

Design a Computer Game (4 Day Camp)

Build your own interactive adventure game and 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 Thursday, Jun 29, Jun 30, Jul 1, Jul 2
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNDCG0629
Fee: $150, $143 Members

Get Set to be a Vet (4 Day Camp)

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: Food is handled and/or consumed in this camp.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Thursday, Jun 29, Jun 30, Jul 1, Jul 2
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNGSV0629
Fee: $150, $143 Members

LEGO Castle (4 Day Camp)

Learn about medieval technology as you build drawbridges, catapults, and a castle using LEGO Technic pieces.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Thursday, Jun 29, Jun 30, Jul 1, Jul 2
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXLGC0629
Fee: $150, $143 Members

Practical Potions (4 Day camp)

Expand your wizarding knowledge as you brew practical potions for everyday magic! Discover the science behind concoctions that heal, clean, conceal and much more. Complete house challenges, create a glowing patronus, and bring it all home in your own potions box. NOTE: Food is handled and/or consumed in this camp.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Thursday, Jun 29, Jun 30, Jul 1, Jul 2
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNPRP0629
Fee: $150, $143 Members

Pythonistas (4 Day Camp)

Usse basic Python programming and a micro:bit microcontroller to program simple games, music, and LED animations. With the micro:bit's embedded sensors and the power of the Python programming, we will create interactive musical instruments, games, and wearable electronics as we explore programming fundamentals.
Age(s): 13-16
Monday through Thursday, Jun 29, Jun 30, Jul 1, Jul 2
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YTPYT0629
Fee: $150, $143 Members

Robots and Rockets (4 Day Camp)

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 Thursday, Jun 29, Jun 30, Jul 1, Jul 2
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXRAR0629
Fee: $150, $143 Members

Camp Curie: A Science Camp for Girls ( St. Paul Academy)

Scope out the wide world of science as you develop experiments and create imaginative projects. This year walk in the footsteps of female scientists who care deeply about the environment. Discover wonders of the animal world by studying creatures from earthworms to elephants. Explore how people in the past used natural objects to engineer everyday technologies such as dyes and inks, soaps and fabrics.
Age(s): 6-9
Monday through Friday, Jul 6, Jul 7, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10
8am-4pm
St. Paul Academy
Course Code: YDCMC0706
Fee: $367, $349 Members

Imagination Island

You've found yourself on a deserted island! Experiment with unique ways to cook, preserve food, and purify water. Design a model shelter on stilts to keep you high and dry, then customize it with gadgets and contraptions. Create and use tools to navigate and learn the land. Build a raft to explore the waters around the island. Come ready for a great adventure! Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 7-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 6, Jul 7, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10
8:30am-4:30pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YDIMI0706
Fee: $367, $349 Members

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, Jul 6, Jul 7, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LXCAB0706
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Maker Space: Make Your Space

Use techniques like carpentry, circuitry, weaving, and more to make useful and unique items to deck out your personal space. Choose from a menu of projects to construct and create your works of art and design.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 7, Jul 8, Jul 6
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNMSP0706
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Marble Run Engineering

Get rolling! Use your imagination to design a marble run with twists and turns - maybe even defy gravity. Build tracks, raceways, and challenges for your marbles. Experiment with physics and probability. Create, test, and improve your creations throughout the week.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 6, Jul 7, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNMRE0706
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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