Spring/Winter Camp - Kentucky Science Center
Programs & Camps

Spring/Winter Camp

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

Grade K-1

Grade 2-3

Grade 4-5

Grade 6-8

Spring/Winter Camp Dates:

  • December 23rd, 2019 – January 6th, 2020
  • March 30th, 2020 – April 3rd, 2020

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

Science Camp FAQs

A Day at Camp

 

Note:

  • All camps must be registered for and purchased individually, not as a full week.
  • There are no refunds for camp purchases.
  • Preferred camp registration age is 4+

Pre-K to K:

Machine Madness

Delve into the world of simple machines and how these devices make our lives easier.
Winter Break Camp

Delve into the world of simple machines and how these devices make our lives easier.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Coding Unplugged

Introduce coding skills through hands-on engaging games, puzzles and challenges to foster programmer skills in even the youngest campers.
Winter Break Camp

Introduce coding skills through hands-on engaging games, puzzles and challenges to foster programmer skills in even the youngest campers.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Eric Carle Science

Explore the colorful science behind some of the most beloved children’s books by Eric Carle.
Winter Break Camp

Explore the colorful science behind some of the most beloved children’s books by Eric Carle.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Build it Up

Expand your engineering expertise by exploring building materials and shapes. Discover those animal construction workers, bees and beavers.
Spring Break Camp

Expand your engineering expertise by exploring building materials and shapes. Discover those animal construction workers, bees and beavers.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Grade K-1:

Junk Yard Band

Investigate the science of sound and make beautiful music by transforming trash into instruments.
Winter Break Camp

Investigate the science of sound and make beautiful music by transforming trash into instruments.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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LEGO WeDo

Create the ideal playground using computer programming, Lego® WeDo® robotics, and playground physics
Winter Break Camp

Create the ideal playground using computer programming, Lego® WeDo® robotics, and playground physics

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Storybook Science

Explore science using the imaginations of Dr. Seuss and Shel Silverstein to guide your experimentations and investigations.
Winter Break Camp

Explore science using the imaginations of Dr. Seuss and Shel Silverstein to guide your experimentations and investigations.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Lego Engineering

Use LEGO’s to put a hands-on spin on the engineering process. Expand your building skills by performing building challenges using LEGOs.
Spring Break Camp

Use LEGO’s to put a hands-on spin on the engineering process. Expand your building skills by performing building challenges using LEGOs.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Grade 2-3:

Castles and Catapults

Discover how using engineering marvels such as castles and physics behind catapults from the middle ages have inspired modern engineering feats.
Winter Break Camp

Discover how using engineering marvels such as castles and physics behind catapults from the middle ages have inspired modern engineering feats.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Scratch Coding

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.
Winter Break Camp

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.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Potter’s Potions

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.
Winter Break Camp

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.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Engineering Extremes

Become future problem solvers by learning about the Engineer Design process through building towers, experimenting with flying objects and floating watercrafts.
Spring Break Camp

Become future problem solvers by learning about the Engineer Design process through building towers, experimenting with flying objects and floating watercrafts.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Grade 4-5:

Making

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.
Winter Break Camp

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.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Principles of Coding

Explore coding languages, conditions and debugging to become ready to code for life.
Winter Break Camp

Explore coding languages, conditions and debugging to become ready to code for life.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Storyboard and Animation

Bring your stories to life by creating storyboards and animate your dreams into reality by using Scratch programing.
Winter Break Camp

Bring your stories to life by creating storyboards and animate your dreams into reality by using Scratch programing.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Cardboard Creators

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.
Spring Break Camp

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.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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Grade 6-8:

Innovations in Engineering

Take on extreme challenges of engineering solutions to real world problems and discover the skills behind amazing industrial feats.
Spring Break Camp

Take on extreme challenges of engineering solutions to real world problems and discover the skills behind amazing industrial feats.

 

Time: 8:00am – 5:00pm

  • Member Price
    $50
  • Non-Member Price
    $55
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