Bring your curiosity and sense of wonder as you join Museum Educators for brain-boosting camps that focus on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math! There’s something for everyone at DISCOVERY Children’s Museum.

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Camp Schedule

CREATIVE CODING WITH DISCOVERY & VEGAS PBS

  • Runs: May 31 – June 4, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Description: DISCOVERY and Vegas PBS team up to take you through an exciting adventure of coding and the foundations of computational thinking.  Program your own interactive stories and games using the popular ScratchJr program during this engaging camp.
  • Maximum Registration: 15
  • Age Range: 6 – 8

TINKER WITH TECH 

  • Runs: May 31 – June 4, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Description: Learn how CAD software is used in architecture, engineering, and video games while we apply the steps of the design thinking process to create original designs in TinkerCAD while building 3D-printed inventions.
  • Maximum Registration: 8
  • Age Range: 9 – 11

MASTERING ARTISTIC METHODS

  • Runs: June 7 – June 11, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Description: Join us and explore master artists throughout history. Experiment with art materials, build new skills, learn art techniques, discover art movements, and launch your imagination during engaging classes led by creative teaching artists.
  • Maximum Registration: 30 (15 for each age group)
  • Age Range: 6 – 8 and 9 – 11 

PREHISTORY MYSTERY: DINOSAURS & MEGAFAUNA

  • Runs: June 14 – June 18, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Description: Journey back in time to a prehistoric paradise as you unearth ancient fossils and encounter unfamiliar landscapes. Investigate paleontology and natural history while learning about ancient marine life, dinosaurs, and other creatures that roamed the land and sea from Triassic to the Pleistocene.
  • Maximum Registration: 30 (15 for each age group)
  • Age Range: 6 – 8 and 9 – 11 

MAKER MADNESS

  • Runs: June 21 – June 25, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Description: Adventure into the world of engineering and design, sewing, 3-D printing and introductory woodworking.  Put your creativity and critical thinking to the test as you follow your ideas from conception to creation!
  • Maximum Registration: 30 (15 for each age group)
  • Age Range: 6 – 8 and 9 – 11 

FOLK & FINE ART

  • Runs: June 28 – July 2, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Description: Let your creativity soar while exploring culturally rich folk art and the aesthetics of fine art. Practice different art-making techniques and discover new artistic mediums as you design unique masterpieces! 
  • Maximum Registration: 30 (15 for each age group)
  • Age Range: 6 – 8 and 9 – 11 

BUDDING BIOLOGISTS

  • Runs: July 5 – July 9, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Description: Join us for an in-depth exploration of human anatomy and physiology, investigate the natural world and its diverse ecology, and learn about animals through hands-on interactions and specimen dissections.
  • Maximum Registration: 30 (15 for each age group)
  • Age Range: 6 – 8 and 9 – 11 

ASTRONOMY ALL-STARS

  • Runs: July 12 – July 16, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Description: Discover the depths of our mysterious universe while exploring the scientific achievements of both earthlings and robots in space. Design your own rocket ship, sample astronaut cuisine, enjoy hands-on explorations of gravitational forces, and more!
  • Maximum Registration: 30 (15 for each age group)
  • Age Range: 6 – 8 and 9 – 11 

CHAOTIC CHEMISTRY

  • Runs: July 19 – July 23, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Description: Explore cool concoctions and crazy reactions as we safely explore the elements of chemistry. Use your scientific skills to observe, experiment, and make predictions while engaging in mad science!
  • Maximum Registration: 30 (15 for each age group)
  • Age Range: 6 – 8 and 9 – 11 

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