Summer Camp Registration opens soon!

February 12 for members
February 26 for non-members

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Registration Tips

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.

Registering by phone? Please call 651-221-4511. We experience a high volume of calls once registration opens, so please try again if your call goes to voicemail.

*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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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, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNVID0708
Fee: $179 Members

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): 5-6
Monday through Friday, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
10-11:45am
Science Museum
Course Code: YRKCM0708
Fee: $120 Members

Blow It Up!

Make exploding baggies, check out dry ice, and experiment with different kids of rockets in this exciting class.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNBIU0708
Fee: $179 Members

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 Friday, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNBRC0708
Fee: $179 Members

Dazzling Digital Art

Using computer design programs, you will create computer code to craft your own digital and printed art. Explore the intersection of math and design as you combine different shapes, colors, and patterns. Display your projects in a student gallery for others to enjoy!
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNDDA0708
Fee: $179 Members

Frozen Solid

Do you want to build a snowman…in the summer? Make indoor snow, grow crystal snowflakes, and freeze liquid in an instant. Experiment with heat and cold, and taste some frozen treats along the way. Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXFRZ0708
Fee: $179 Members

Game On!

Investigate how science, numbers, and creative thinking are used to develop amazing and challenging board games and card games. Explore how logic is used in games at the Science Museum, and then work as a game designer to build your own board game. Explore strategies and game thinking to defeat your friends or win together!
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXGMO0708
Fee: $179 Members

Jewelry-Maker's Workshop

Work with various materials and tools to design and make your own necklaces and other jewelry. Examine different gemstones and find out where they come from. Learn how people in many cultures have decorated themselves throughout time.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXJMW0708
Fee: $179 Members

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, Jul 8, Jul 9, Jul 10, Jul 11, Jul 12
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNWUD0708
Fee: $179 Members

Comic and Animation Convention

Come to our cartoon convention. Wield a pen to experiment with different ways to sequence your illustrated adventures. Sketch your own comic and publish it in our anthology. Write and direct an exciting movie starring a LEGO Minifigure character of your own creation. Bring your movie to life as you create unique sets and props. Explore various animation styles in HUE Animation using some unusual stars. View your movies throughout the week!
Age(s): 7-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 15, Jul 16, Jul 17, Jul 18, Jul 19
8am-4pm
St. Catherine University
Course Code: YDCAC0715
Fee: $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 15, Jul 16, Jul 17, Jul 18, Jul 19
8:30am-4:30pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YDIMI0715
Fee: $349 Members

Carpentry for Kids: American Girl Doll Furniture

Make furniture for American Girl and similar dolls. Learn tool use and safety techniques so that you can continue to design and build furniture at home.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 15, Jul 16, Jul 17, Jul 18, Jul 19
9am-12pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNCAD0715
Fee: $179 Members

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