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SUMMER CAMPS 2014

 

SUMMER SCIENCE CAMP

July 21-25--9:00 AM-12:00 PM

This exciting camp will bring the world of science to students in grades 1-5.  Led by the Museum's science director, Lynette Reiner, there will be 3 hours of fun and educational activities each day.  Sign up for one day or sign up for all week.  The camp runs from 9:00-12:00 each day.  Tuition is $20/day, $18/day for members.  Reservations are required.  Please call 330-455-7043.

Download a registration form.

 

July 21st

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

It’s a Pirate’s Life for Me

THIS CLASS IS FULL

We will learn how to read maps and use a compass to find hidden treasures. Kids will be on scavenger hunts most of the day. We will even make our own pirate treasure maps. There will be make and take pirate hats and hooks for hands.

July 22nd

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

It’s a Bug’s Life

We will explore the wonderful world of bugs. Learn about the insects that live in the museum and then go outside and find some of our bugs to learn about. We will be outside most of the day. Dress for the weather. This program is not recommended for those with any food, outdoor, or animal allergies.

July 23rd

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Raiders of the Lost Artifact

Learn about fossils, how they came to be, what we can learn from them, and make our own fossils. There will be outdoor activities included in this program.  Anyone can be like Indiana Jones

July 24th

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Creek Critters

We will be dip netting and exploring the creek and pond for water creatures. Dress in old clothes and shoes, we may get wet or muddy. We will learn how to use microscopes to examine the water. Make and take craft will be included. This program is not recommended for children with outdoor, food, or animal allergies. It is recommended that you bring a towel.

July 25th

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Kitchen Science

THIS CLASS IS FULL

Be prepared for a sugar sensation. We will be making chocolate, (dry ice) ice cream, homemade gummies, and much more. We will eat what we make. We will also learn about creating menus for restaurants and bakeries.

 

LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION MOVIE CAMP

August 4-8--9:00 AM-2:00 PM

THIS CAMP IS NOW FULL!!!

Lights! Camera! Action! is a very exciting film camp that will introduce students in grades 6-9 to the art of movie making. Participants will learn about storyboards, props, acting and special effects. Following editing there will be a world premiere and each student receives their own DVD of the movie, complete with outtakes and behind the scenes action. The camp runs from 9:00-2:00 each day and tuition is $135 per student for non-members, $125 per student for members. Reservations required. Please call 330-455-7043 for reservations.

Download a registration form.