Summer Camps

Summer camp registration is opening soon for 2022!

Our STEM education team is excited to bring back old favorites and introduce new themes for in-person and virtual camps available for ages 6–16. Topics include art, biology, carpentry, chemistry, coding, engineering, magic, media, paleontology, space, and more.

Registration

Registration will be held online and over the phone on the following dates:

Members: 9:00 a.m. CST on February 17, 2022

General public: 9:00 a.m. CST on February 24, 2022

Summer camps will run between June 13 and September 22, 2022. Full-day, half-day, and extended care options will be available (7:30 a.m to 5:30 p.m. daily).

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Costs

Half-day camps: $188 / $168 for Members

Full-day camps: $367 / $336 for Members

Virtual camps: $149 / $129 for Members

Awards will be available to families for whom registration fees are a barrier. More information coming soon.

2022 Camps

June 13–17

Fossil Finders
ages 6–8

Chemistry Camp
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Magic at the Museum
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Marble Run Engineering
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Be a Paleontologist
ages 9–12

June 20-24

Space Camp
ages 6–8

STAR Collective
ages 6–12

Super Scratch
ages 6–8

Virtual: Marble Run
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Design a Computer Game: Create Your Own Adventure Game
ages 9–12

T-shirt Artists
ages 9–12

June 27-July 1

Carpentry Art-Pentry
ages 6–8

Code a Bot
ages 6–8

Minifigure Movie Stars
ages 6–8

Virtual: Colossal Fossils
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Get Set to Be a Vet
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Maker Space: Make Your Space
ages 9–12

SciGirls in the National Parks
ages 9–12

July 5-8

Carpentry Art-Pentry
ages 6–8

Minifigure Movie Stars
ages 6–8

Magic at the Museum
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Marble Run Engineering
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Maker Space: Make Your Space
ages 9–12

Video Mashup
ages 9–12

July 11–15

Fossil Finders
ages 6–8

Space Camp
ages 6–8

Super Scratch
ages 6–8

T-shirt Artists
ages 9–12 and 13–16

Be a Paleontologist
ages 9–12

Chemistry Camp
ages 9–12

Design a Computer Game: Create Your Own Adventure Game
ages 9–12

July 18–22

Carpentry Art-Pentry
ages 6–8

Minifigure Movie Stars
ages 6–8

Virtual: Art Lab
ages 6–8, and 9–12

Magic at the Museum
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Get Set to Be a Vet
ages 9–12

Maker Space: Make Your Space
ages 9–12

Video Mashup
ages 9–12

July 25–29

Code a Bot
ages 6–8

Fossil Finders
ages 6–8

Chemistry Camp
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Marble Run Engineering
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Be a Paleontologist
ages 9–12

August 1–5

Minifigure Movie Stars
ages 6–8

STAR Collective
ages 6–12

Get Set to Be a Vet
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Virtual: Science for Sorcerers
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Video Mashup
ages 9–12

August 8–12

Carpentry Art-Pentry
ages 6–8

Code a Bot
ages 6–8

Space Camp
ages 6–8

Virtual: Code & Play
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Magic at the Museum
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Maker Space: Make Your Space
ages 9–12

SciGirls in the National Parks
ages 9–12

August 15–19

Fossil Finders
ages 6–8

Space Camp
ages 6–8

Chemistry Camp
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Be a Paleontologist
ages 9–12

Design a Computer Game: Create Your Own Adventure Game
ages 9–12

T-shirt Artists
ages 9–12

August 22-26

Carpentry Art-Pentry
ages 6–8

Code a Bot
ages 6–8

Get Set to Be a Vet
ages 6–8 and 9-12

Marble Run Engineering
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Maker Space: Make Your Space
ages 9–12

Video Mashup
ages 9–12

August 29–September 2

Fossil Finders
ages 6–8

Super Scratch
ages 6–8

Chemistry Camp
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Magic at the Museum
ages 6–8 and 9–12

Be A Paleontologist
ages 9–12

Design a Computer Game: Create Your Own Adventure Game
ages 9–12

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