Keep the fun of summer going all year long at Kentucky Science Center! Our Spring and Winter Break Camps provide you child the opportunity to learn year round, even when school is out. 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.
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.
Pre-K to K
Pre-K to K:
Delve into the world of simple machines and how these devices make our lives easier.
Introduce coding skills through hands-on engaging games, puzzles and challenges to foster programmer skills in even the youngest campers.
Eric Carle Science
Explore the colorful science behind some of the most beloved children’s books by Eric Carle.
Build it Up
Expand your engineering expertise by exploring building materials and shapes. Discover those animal construction workers, bees and beavers.
Junk Yard Band
Investigate the science of sound and make beautiful music by transforming trash into instruments.
Create the ideal playground using computer programming, Lego® WeDo® robotics, and playground physics
Explore science using the imaginations of Dr. Seuss and Shel Silverstein to guide your experimentations and investigations.
Use LEGO’s to put a hands-on spin on the engineering process. Expand your building skills by performing building challenges using LEGOs.
Castles and Catapults
Discover how using engineering marvels such as castles and physics behind catapults from the middle ages have inspired modern engineering feats.
Try your hand at scratch coding, including understanding what causes bugs in video games, how to fix them, and work toward creating your own video game.
Welcome to the magical world of STEAM skills! Explore the enchanting lives of plants and animals and perform amazing spells as campers create your own potions.
Become future problem solvers by learning about the Engineer Design process through building towers, experimenting with flying objects and floating watercrafts.
Welcome to the world of makers, inventors and creators where the learning is done by doing. Come tinker, explore and create using textiles, duct tape and 3D materials.
Principles of Coding
Explore coding languages, conditions and debugging to become ready to code for life.
Storyboard and Animation
Bring your stories to life by creating storyboards and animate your dreams into reality by using Scratch programing.
Elevate your opinion of that common, brown material we call cardboard. Fabricate amazing designs as you push yourself and that versatile building material to the limit.
Innovations in Engineering
Take on extreme challenges of engineering solutions to real world problems and discover the skills behind amazing industrial feats.