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All Summer Camps Scholarships for 2019 have been awarded.

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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.

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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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, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24, Jul 25, Jul 26
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXCMB0722
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Carpentry for Kids: Furniture

Use the lingo of the carpenter and the tools of the trade. Build a pine and plywood table to use in a fort or bedroom.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24, Jul 25, Jul 26
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXCPF0722
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, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24, Jul 25, Jul 26
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LNDCG0722
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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


Intro to Chemistry (Metro State)

Enter the exciting world of chemistry! Distill a scent, engineer hot and cold packs, and check out colored fire. Discover the seven signs of a chemical reaction.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24, Jul 25, Jul 26
1-4pm
Metro State University
Course Code: YNITC0722
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 22, Jul 23, Jul 24, Jul 25, Jul 26
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNMRE0722
Fee: $0, $179 Members

Practical Potions

Expand your knowledge of potions and spells as you brew helpful household compounds. Discover the American Wizarding school houses and perform challenges to earn points. Broaden your wizarding skills in this exciting class! Note: campers will handle and/or consume food in this course.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24, Jul 25, Jul 26
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YNPRP0722
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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


Super Scratch

Create your own simple interactive animations, learn the basics of computer programming, and design a simple computer game using Scratch Junior. Create your own board game as you discover basic programming principles.
Age(s): 6-8
Monday through Friday, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24, Jul 25, Jul 26
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: LXSUP0722
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, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24, Jul 25, Jul 26
1-4pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YXWIP0722
Fee: $188, $179 Members

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


Wizard School (Metro State)

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, Jul 22, Jul 23, Jul 24, Jul 25, Jul 26
1-4pm
Metro State University
Course Code: YXWIM0722
Fee: $188, $179 Members

Camp Runestone For Young Wizards

Join us where fantasy and fact are swirled together to create bewitching tales. Apparate from one adventure to another as you examine the exploits of Harry P. and other famous fictional characters. Make herbal potions. Learn about carnivorous plants and vampire bats. Make your own house elf puppet and fly off with a sure-fire spell for distinguishing between science and magic.
Age(s): 7-11
Monday through Friday, Jul 29, Jul 30, Jul 31, Aug 1, Aug 2
8am-4pm
St. Catherine University
Course Code: YDRYW0729
Fee: $367, $349 Members

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


Camp: Metropolis Makers

Have you ever wondered how cities develop and evolve? In Metropolis Makers, you will take on the role of city planner to solve problems, engineer structures, and design city layouts. Put it all together to create a mini metropolis built from LEGO Bricks.
Age(s): 9-12
Monday through Friday, Jul 29, Jul 30, Jul 31, Aug 1, Aug 2
8:30am-4:30pm
Science Museum
Course Code: YDMET0729
Fee: $367, $349 Members

Preschool Robotics

Program your own Ozobot to discover the fascinating world of robots through movement and play.
Age(s): 3-5
Monday through Friday, Jul 29, Jul 30, Jul 31, Aug 1, Aug 2
8:45-9:45am
Science Museum
Course Code: YPROB0729
Fee: $68, $65 Members

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


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