Programs and Camps - Kentucky Science Center

Programs and Camps

Programs and Camps

Looking for fun ways to Do Science? You’re in the right place. From free PlayDates for kids under four, to forums for adults who like to geek out (and everything in-between) Kentucky Science Center programs aim to make science learning personal, fun, participatory, and relevant, for everyone.

Early Childhood (0-4)

PlayDates

PlayDates let little ones freely investigate in Science in Play, powered by PNC Growing Up Great.

School's Out Science Camps

Imagine, discover, get messy, and learn while engaging in play, hands-on exploration, and creative activities.

Children and Families (5-12)

No Limits Family Camps

Interactive investigations for families of children with special needs. There are no limitations when you’re doing science!

School's Out Science Camps

Full-day, immersive, hands-on, and content-rich programs that introduce and expand on key science concepts.

Overnight Adventures

This once-in-a-lifetime camp-IN opportunity lets families experience the Science Center after dark!

Family Movie Nights

Throw on some PJs, eat pizza and popcorn, then watch a movie on our four-story screen!

Scouts

Unique learning workshops to meet specific requirements for Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, and Boy Scouts!

Challenger Learning Center

Travel the universe, learn about space exploration, solve real-world problems, and practice the skills used by real astronauts!

Teens (13-19)

STEMinar

Monthly STEM event for teens, by teens, featuring content-driven talks by STEM professionals who are active in local research. The cost is FREE and open to all ages!

Youth Science Summit

Immersive, full-day workshops that empower young adults in STEM fields by letting them interact with and learn from industry professionals.

School's Out Science Camps

Teen camps are high-content, challenging, collaborative programs that push teens out of their comfort zones and into the future.

Adults (18+)

Eat, Drink, and Do Science

Louisville chefs, brewers, distillers, and vintners reveal to you the art and science that turns food and beverage pairings into chemical reactions.

Scientific Proofs

Monthly gathering with conversations about interesting, sometimes hot-button science topics led by area scientists, leaders, and professionals.