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Kentucky Science Center’s Schools Out Science Camp

FALL & HOLIDAY 2014/2015

Want a fun, hands-on experience for your kids during the upcoming winter breaks? Science Center School’s Out Science Camps offer exciting educational experiences for children in grades Pre K-6! Join us for unique topics that are designed to inform, engage and entertain!
2014/2015 Science Camp Information Sheet
2014/2015 Science Camp Health and Premission Form

 

HALF-DAY CAMP HOURS- 8 A.M. TO 12 P.M.
DROP – OFF 8 A.M. TO 8:30 A.M.; PICK – UP 11:30 A.M. TO 12 P.M.
* Pre K-K camps now available as half day OR full day options. To choose half day, enter the code HALFD when registering.  This offer is ONLY available for Pre K-K camp at 40% off the full day option.

FULL-DAY CAMP HOURS- 8 A.M. TO 5 P.M.
DROP – OFF 8 A.M. TO 9 A.M.; PICK – UP 4 P.M. TO 5 P.M.

COSTS: $40/DAY MEMBERS, $45/DAY NON-MEMBERS

 

Fall Camps- October 3rd, 6th, & 7th

 

Pre K – Kindergarten: Sprouts  – Come get your hands dirty as we dig into plants and nature. We’ll find out where grass comes from and what it takes to make a flower grow.  Can you dig it?  Choose a date below to register.

Friday – 10/3
Monday – 10/6
Tuesday – 10/7

 

Kindergarten – 1st Grade: Junk Yard Band – From jugs to tubs, anything can make music with the right science behind it!  See what you can create in this jam session!  Choose a date below to register.

Friday – 10/3
Monday – 10/6
Tuesday – 10/7

 

2nd – 3rd Grade: Wonders of the World – From the Great Wall to the Barrier Reef travel the globe, explore the wondrous feats of both engineering and mother nature! Choose a date below to register.

Friday – 10/3
Monday – 10/6
Tuesday – 10/7

 

4th – 6th Grade: Survival Science – See what it takes to survive in some of the world’s harshest environments and most dangerous scenarios.   Choose a date below to register.

Friday – 10/3
Monday – 10/6
Tuesday – 10/7

 

Fall Camps- November 3rd & 4th

 

Pre K – Kindergarten: To Infinity and Beyond - Leave Earth behind as you explore the stars, space and beyond. From takeoff to the far reaches of outer space, we’re blasting off into an exciting week!  Choose a date below to register.

Monday – 11/3
Tuesday – 11/4

 

Kindergarten – 1st Grade: Cool Chemistry – Get your hands slimed!  Explore all things that ooze, bubble, and splatter as you learn to create gak, floam, and other cool concoctions.  Choose a date below to register.

Monday – 11/3
Tuesday – 11/4

 

2nd – 3rd Grade: Science or Magic? – Now you see it, now you don’t. You won’t believe your eyes as we uncover the science behind your favorite magic tricks.  Choose a date below to register.

Monday – 11/3
Tuesday – 11/4

 

4th – 6th Grade: Shrinking Science – See what the BIG deal is with the science of all things SMALL. Explore snowflakes on another scale, and put your engineering skills to the test as you delve into the world of Nanotechnology.  Choose a date below to register.

Monday – 11/3
Tuesday – 11/4

 

 

Holiday Camps- December 22nd, 23rd, & 26th

 

Pre-K – Kindergarten: Winter Wonderland – They Say no two snowflakes are alike. Join us as we discover the truth and learn all about the magical world of winter.  Choose a date below to register.

 
Monday – 12/22
 
Tuesday – 12/23
 
Friday – 12/26

 

Kindergarten – 1st Grade: Frozen Science– Do you want to build a snowman? This icy camp is jam packed with chilly activities. Explore the properties of ice and discover what it’s like in arctic temperatures.  Choose a date below to register.

 
Monday – 12/22
 
Tuesday – 12/23
 
Friday – 12/26

 

2nd – 3rd Grade: Inventors Lab – Gadgets and gizmos galore!  Discover the ideas behind today-s technology and try your hand at designing something new.  Choose a date below to register.

 
Monday – 12/22
 
Tuesday – 12/23
 
Friday – 12/26

 

4th – 6th Grade: Science of Strange– Uncover some of science’s greatest mysteries as we investigate real-life dragons, mutants, and mummies – you’ll never believe real science could be so bizarre!  Choose a date below to register.

 
Monday – 12/22
 
Tuesday – 12/23
 
Friday – 12/26

 

 

Holiday Camps- December 29th – January 2nd

 

Pre-K – Kindergarten: Eric Carle Science - Learn about plants, animals and so much more as we discover the science behind some of our favorite Eric Carle Stories.  Choose a date below to register.

Monday – 12/29
Tuesday – 12/30
Wednesday – 12/31
Thursday – 1/1
Friday – 1/2

 

Kindergarten – 1st Grade: Toying with Science - From Slinkys to slime, tinker with the science behind your favorite toys.  Choose a date below to register.

Monday – 12/29
Tuesday – 12/30
Wednesday – 12/31
Thursday – 1/1
Friday – 1/2

 

2nd – 3rd Grade: Wild Arctic - Dive into the wild world of the arctic. Explore animal habitats, the cold temperatures, and how to survive. Join us to learn more about this chilling place.  Choose a date below to register.

Monday – 12/29
Tuesday – 12/30
Wednesday – 12/31
Thursday – 1/1
Friday – 1/2

 

4th – 5th Grade: Polar Adventures – Explore the wintry properties of weather, animals that love the cold, and their arctic habitats.  Choose a date below to register.

Monday – 12/29
Tuesday – 12/30
Wednesday – 12/31
Thursday – 1/1
Friday – 1/2

 

6th – 8th Grade: Zombie Survival Guide (full week) – Would you survive a zombie attack? Take a bite out of a Hollywood’s favorite craze as you investigate what could really happen and create your very own Zombie Survival Guide Film.

Monday – 12/29
Tuesday – 12/30
Wednesday – 12/31
Thursday – 1/1
Friday – 1/2

 

Holiday Camps- January 19th

 

Pre- K – Kindergarten: Let’s Build – Here’s your chance to build structures big and small. Join your fellow engineers as you construct bridges and skyscrapers.  Click below to register.

 

Kindergarten – 1st Grade: Mysterious Monsters – There are some that slither, some that soar, and some that stomp. Discover these Monstrous creatures and learn what makes them so mysterious.  Click below to register.

 

2nd – 3rd Grade: Crime Solver – Discover the Science behind being a detective, decode clues and create gear to help you solve your own mysteries.  Click below to register.

 

4th – 6th Grade: Discovering Kentucky– Was Louisville once underneath a mile-high glacier?  Uncover all things Kentucky as you investigate our regional flora, fauna, and amazing geological formations.  Click below to register.