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School’s Out Science Camps

Want a fun, hands-on experience for your kids? School’s Out Science Camps offer exciting educational experiences for little scientists! Join us for unique topics designed to inform, engage and entertain!

 

 

 

Fall Camps:

HOURS:

 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Drop-off: 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M.

Pick-up: 4:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.

*Please note there are no refunds for Camp purchases*

 

GRADE LEVELS:

Pre-K – Kindergarten

Kindergarten- 1st 

2nd-3rd 

4th-5th

6th-8th

CAMP DATES:

October 6,  9 and 10, 2017

October 13, 16, 17, 19, and 20, 2017

PRICE: 
$40 per day/members
$45 per day/non-members

Fall Camps: Pre K - Kindergarten

SENSORY EXPLORERS

Use sensory play to encourage  scientific processes while you play, create and investigate!

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OCTOBER 6

OCTOBER 9

OCTOBER 10

 

CODING UNPLUGGED

Explore the world of computer-free coding as you turn yourself into a robot!

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OCTOBER 13

OCTOBER 16

OCTOBER 17

OCTOBER 19

OCTOBER 20

Fall Camps: Kindergarten - 1st Grade

GOOGLES AND GOO! 

Explosions, concoctions and glorious goo: messy science is fun!

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OCTOBER 6

OCTOBER 9

OCTOBER 10

 

JUNKYARD BAND

From jugs to tubs, anything can make music with the right science https://emuseum.kysciencecenter.org/patroneducation.aspx?pid=168707behind it!

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OCTOBER 13

OCTOBER 16

OCTOBER 17

OCTOBER 19

OCTOBER 20

Fall Camps: 2nd-3rd Grade

COLORFUL CONCOCTIONS

Get creative as you concoct and engineer your own works of art!

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OCTOBER 6

OCTOBER 9

OCTOBER 10

 

TAKE APARTS

Explore the world from the inside out. Dissect your favorite gadgets to uncover their secrets.

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OCTOBER 13

OCTOBER 16

OCTOBER 17

OCTOBER 19

OCTOBER 20

Fall Camps: 4th-5th Grade

Kaboom!

Pop, Fizz, Bang! Explore the wonders of explosions in this chemistry inspired camp!

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OCTOBER 6

OCTOBER 9

OCTOBER 10

 

MAKING

From squishy circuits to duct tape accessories, learn how science and art blend together.

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OCTOBER 13

OCTOBER 16

OCTOBER 17

OCTOBER 19

OCTOBER 20

Winter Camps

HOURS:

 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Drop-off: 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M.

Pick-up: 4:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.

*Please note there are no refunds for Camp purchases*

GRADE LEVELS:

Pre-K – Kindergarten

Kindergarten- 1st

2nd-3rd

4th-5th

6th-8th

December 18-22, 2017

December 26-29, 2017

January 1 and 2, 2018

January 12 and 15, 2018

February 16 and 19, 2018

PRICE: 
$40 per day/members
$45 per day/non-members

Winter Camps: Pre-K - Kindergarten

MACHINE MADNESS

Explore simple machines, gadgets and gizmos and uncover how they’re designed to help our daily life.

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DECEMBER 18

DECEMBER 19

DECEMBER 20

DECEMBER 21

DECEMBER 22

 

BUILD IT UP

Encourage your little builder with tubes, cubes, blocks and more!

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DECEMBER 26

DECEMBER 27

DECEMBER 28

DECEMBER 29

 

 

TWINKLE LITTLE STAR

Jump into the boots of an astronaut as you complete tasks using astronaut gear!

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JANUARY 1

JANUARY 2

 

COOL AS A CUCUMBER

No two snowflakes are alike.  Join us as we discover the truth and learn all about the magical world of winter.

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JANUARY 12

JANUARY 15

 

OPEN BOOK DISCOVERY

Learn about plants, animals and so much more as we explore the science behind our favorite stories!

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FEBRUARY 16

FEBRUARY 19

Winter Camps: Kindergarten- 1st Grade

TINKERING WITH SCIENCE

Take on real-life engineering challenges that explore concepts in physics, architecture and engineering.

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DECEMBER 18

DECEMBER 19

DECEMBER 20

DECEMBER 21

DECEMBER 22

 

LEGO ENGINEERS

Design, construct, create! Develop engineering skills while building with everyone’s favorite classic construction tools: Legos.

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DECEMBER 26

DECEMBER 27

DECEMBER 28

DECEMBER 29

 

FLIGHT ZONE

Test out your rocket design skills and explore the styles made for space travel.

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JANUARY 1

JANUARY 2

 

FROZEN SCIENCE

Do you want to build a snowman? Explore the snowy science behind your favorite frozen film.

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JANUARY 12

JANUARY 15

 

A PIRATE’S LIFE FOR ME

Welcome to Pirating 101! Prepare for a life on the high seas by learning the essential skills: how to engineer your own cannon, sink a ship, and create your own treasure map!

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FEBRUARY 16

FEBRUARY 19

Winter Camps: 2nd-3rd Grade

WONDERS OF THE WORLD

From the Great Wall to the Barrier Reef, travel the globe and explore the wondrous engineering feats of science and nature.

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DECEMBER 18

DECEMBER 19

DECEMBER 20

DECEMBER 21

DECEMBER 22

 

 

AVIATION ACADEMY

Imagine the world from a bird’s-eye view! Learn about the aerial science that powers hot air balloons, rockets, and more.

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DECEMBER 26

DECEMBER 27

DECEMBER 28

DECEMBER 29

 

MISSION TO SPACE

This camp is out of this world! Fly to the moon and back, exploring stars, constellations, and meteors along the way.

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JANUARY 1

JANUARY 2

 

SURVIVOR SCIENCE

Dive into the alien world of the Arctic. Discover unfamiliar animal habitats, freezing cold temperatures, and vital survival techniques.

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JANUARY 12

JANUARY 15

 

SUPER VILLAIN SCIENCE

Grab your capes and your dastardly plans! Superheroes get all the fame, but in this camp we uncover the high-tech genius behind those who cause mayhem.

FEBRUARY 16

FEBRUARY 19

Winter Camps: 4th-5th Grade

INVENTOR’S LAB

Discover the ideas behind today’s technology and try your hand at designing something new.

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DECEMBER 18

DECEMBER 19

DECEMBER 20

DECEMBER 21

DECEMBER 22

 

CARDBOARD CREATORS

It’s the ultimate test of your creativity! Use engineering knowledge and your creativity to create a world of cardboard constructions.

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DECEMBER 26

DECEMBER 27

DECEMBER 28

DECEMBER 29

 

EARTH AND SPACE

Boldly go where no camper has gone before, exploring strange new worlds to seek out new life and new civilizations!

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JANUARY 1

JANUARY 2

 

POLAR ADVENTURES

Explore the scientific properties of wintry weather, and the fat and fluffy animals who love the cold!

JANUARY 12

JANUARY 15

 

POTTER’S POTIONS

Consider this your “letter!” Crash your cart into Platform 9 ¾, hop on the train and head to the castle–it’s time to learn the “magic” behind your favorite wizarding world!

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FEBRUARY 16

FEBRUARY 19

Winter Camps: 6th-8th Grade

STEAM IMMERSION

If you can think it, you can make it.  Tinker with everyday objects to fabricate a creation of your own design.

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DECEMBER 18

DECEMBER 19

DECEMBER 20

DECEMBER 21

DECEMBER 22

 

DA VINCI’S GREAT MIND

From the 15th century to the present day, join us on an adventure to explore inventions, architecture, and design through the ages.

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DECEMBER 26

DECEMBER 27

DECEMBER 28

DECEMBER 29

Spring Camps

HOURS:

 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Drop-off: 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M.

Pick-up: 4:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M.

*Please note there are no refunds for Camp purchases*

GRADE LEVELS:

Pre-K – Kindergarten

Kindergarten- 1st

2nd-3rd

4th-5th

6th-8th

APRIL 2-6, 2018

MAY 4, 2018

MAY 25, 2018

PRICE: 
$40 per day/members
$45 per day/non-members

Pre K - Kindergarten

I LIKE TO MOVE IT IT

Get on up and get groovin; to the music all around you.  Listen to Mother Nature rockin’ out with tunes from animals, plants, event water!

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APRIL 2

APRIL 3

APRIL 4

APRIL 5

APRIL 6

 

 

HAVE YOU HERD?

Discover how creatures big and small communicate in their natural environments.

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MAY 4

 

SPROUTS

Let’s go outdoors and investigate the hidden secrets of the world around us! You become the naturalist as you explore rocks, trees, plants and water.

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MAY 25

Spring Camps: Kindergarten-1st Grade

GROSSOLOGY

Explore the gross part of science as we learn all about the human body.  Discover why blood is so important and why boogers are crucial for a human body!

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APRIL 2

APRIL 3

APRIL 4

APRIL 5

APRIL 6

 

 

FUN ON THE FARM

Farming can be fun!  Learn about the plants and animals that call the farm home!

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MAY 4

 

 

BACKYARD SCIENCE

Come along as we explore the incredible world of our own backyard.  Does yours have trees, grass or rocks? Learn which bugs crawl and which fly.

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MAY 25

Spring Camps: 2nd-3rd Grade

TO THE LIMIT

Uncover how your body is pushed to the limit every day as we put your mind and body to the test!

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APRIL 2

APRIL 3

APRIL 4

APRIL 5

APRIL 6

 

PREHISTORIC PAST

Dig deep to uncover ancient dinosaurs, explore fossils and create your own prehistoric creature!

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MAY 4

 

OUR TREES, OUR WORLD

Did you know that one of the nation’s largest urban forests is located in Louisville? Join us as we learn about the different types of forests in the world and the animals who call them home.

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MAY 25

Spring Camps: 4th-5th Grade

LAB INSIDERS

Learn how to track diseases, mix concoctions and even dissect a real cow eye!

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APRIL 2

APRIL 3

APRIL 4

APRIL 5

APRIL 6

 

MARINE BIOLOGY

From squids to sharks and gars to turtles, explore creatures of the deep and compare them to those found in our own rivers and ponds.

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MAY 4

 

KENTUCKY UNEARTHED

How well do you know your home state? What is unique to our area that you won’t find anywhere else? Discover how your state’s history can shape your future?

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MAY 25

Spring Camps: 6th-8th Grade

MICROBIOLOGY

Investigate the world from a microscopic level as you step into our BioLab.  Solve an outbreak by searching for patient zero and identify the responsible microbe!

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APRIL 2

APRIL 3

APRIL 4

APRIL 5

APRIL 6