School's Out Science Camp - Kentucky Science Center
Programs & Camps

School’s Out Science Camp

When school’s out, science is in! Kentucky Science Center has made it our mission to continue child education, even on days when JCPS may be closed! In out School’s Out Science Camps your child will develop skills and make friendships that will last a lifetime. Our camp encourages all campers to play, tinker, and investigate the world around them with plenty of time to explore their favorite science center. Check back regularly for new updates as the school year progresses.

Filter Camps by Grade Level

Click one or more grade levels to filter the camp list below. Note: Camps are based on the grade your child will be entering in the fall.

PreK to K

Grade K-1

Grade 2-3

Grade 4-5

School’s Out Science Camp Camp Dates:

  • May 3rd, 21st, & 31st

Camp Hours

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Drop-off: 8:00 AM — 9:00 AM
Pick-up: 4:00 PM — 5:00 PM

Camp Resources

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A Day at Camp

 

Note:

  • There are no refunds for camp purchases.
  • Preferred camp registration age is 4+

PreK to K:

Dino-Mite

Become a paleontologist as you learn about all things dinosaurs. Dig for dinosaur bones, create a dinosaur fossil, and explore how dinosaurs became extinct in this dinosaur sized adventure.
May 3rd, 21st, and 31st

Become a paleontologist as you learn about all things dinosaurs. Dig for dinosaur bones, create a dinosaur fossil, and explore how dinosaurs became extinct in this dinosaur sized adventure.

  • Member Price
    $45
  • Non-Member Price
    $50
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Camp Favorites

Join us for a day full of camp favorites. On these dates campers will enjoy science filled activities, flashy demos, exhibit exploration and a theater experience!
Aug 12th and 13th

Come spend your day off at the Kentucky Science Center with hands on activities, exhibit exploration, demos and a film in our 4-story theater. Don’t let your day off from school stop you from taking advantage of every learning opportunity possible! Reserve your spot now to guarantee your child gets to take advantage of everything the Kentucky Science Center has to offer. Be in a bubble, build a rocket, build a circuit, or take over a fort all in our hands on learning environment!

  • Member Price
    $45
  • Non-Member Price
    $50
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Grade K-1:

A Bug’s Life

What is the difference between insects and arachnids? Find out as you explore their characteristics and even design your own insects and arachnids to bring home with you.
May 3rd, 21st, 31st

What is the difference between insects and arachnids? Find out as you explore their characteristics and even design your own insects and arachnids to bring home with you.

  • Member Price
    $45
  • Non-Member Price
    $50
Book Now:

Camp Favorites

Join us for a day full of camp favorites. On these dates campers will enjoy science filled activities, flashy demos, exhibit exploration and a theater experience!
Aug 12th and 13th

Come spend your day off at the Kentucky Science Center with hands on activities, exhibit exploration, demos and a film in our 4-story theater. Don’t let your day off from school stop you from taking advantage of every learning opportunity possible! Reserve your spot now to guarantee your child gets to take advantage of everything the Kentucky Science Center has to offer. Be in a bubble, build a rocket, build a circuit, or take over a fort all in our hands on learning environment!

  • Member Price
    $45
  • Non-Member Price
    $50
Book Now:

Grade 2-3:

Maneaters

Explore some of the fiercest creatures known to man-kind in the forest and in the deep sea. Create your own intimidating maneater.
May 3rd, 21st, and 31st

Explore some of the fiercest creatures known to man-kind in the forest and in the deep sea. Create your own intimidating maneater.

  • Member Price
    $45
  • Non-Member Price
    $50
Book Now:

Camp Favorites

Join us for a day full of camp favorites. On these dates campers will enjoy science filled activities, flashy demos, exhibit exploration and a theater experience!
Aug 12th and 13th

Come spend your day off at the Kentucky Science Center with hands on activities, exhibit exploration, demos and a film in our 4-story theater. Don’t let your day off from school stop you from taking advantage of every learning opportunity possible! Reserve your spot now to guarantee your child gets to take advantage of everything the Kentucky Science Center has to offer. Be in a bubble, build a rocket, build a circuit, or take over a fort all in our hands on learning environment!

  • Member Price
    $45
  • Non-Member Price
    $50
Book Now:

Grade 4-5:

Marine Biology

Explore why the Earth is known as the water planet and how currents from the oceans affect our climate patterns. Learn about the techniques used by researchers to collect samples from the ocean floor.
May 3rd, 21st, and 31st

Explore why the Earth is known as the water planet and how currents from the oceans affect our climate patterns. Learn about the techniques used by researchers to collect samples from the ocean floor.

  • Member Price
    $45
  • Non-Member Price
    $50
Book Now:

Camp Favorites

Join us for a day full of camp favorites. On these dates campers will enjoy science filled activities, flashy demos, exhibit exploration and a theater experience!
Aug 12th and 13th

Come spend your day off at the Kentucky Science Center with hands on activities, exhibit exploration, demos and a film in our 4-story theater. Don’t let your day off from school stop you from taking advantage of every learning opportunity possible! Reserve your spot now to guarantee your child gets to take advantage of everything the Kentucky Science Center has to offer. Be in a bubble, build a rocket, build a circuit, or take over a fort all in our hands on learning environment!

  • Member Price
    $45
  • Non-Member Price
    $50
Book Now: