Camps

The Orpheum Children's Science Museum regularly hosts both spring break and summer camps to give kids a fun opportunity to continue learning even when school is out. Check here for details on upcoming camp sessions!


Summer Camps 2019

9am-3pm

Cost

Member

$180

Non - Member

$225

Early drop off  starting at 8am will be available for $25

Late pick up ending at 5:30pm will be available for $50.

All listed prices are per week.

Science Camps

Technology Camps

Week 1: June 10th-14th

Master Builder

Are you a master builder? Join us in boosting your building skills as we overcome both individual and team challenges. We will use all sorts of materials including every master builders specialty LEGOs!

Robotics

Ever had a chance to build your very own robot? Join us as we learn how robots are designed, built, and programmed. By the end you’ll have the chance to build your very own robot with one of our LEGO robotics kits!

Week 2: June 17th-21st

Outdoor Science

The wonders of the great outdoors are full of scientific wonder. Join us as we explore plants, bugs, and other animals and how they all fit together in our amazing world beyond your door!

Jr. Programmer

Come learn the basics of computer programming all while having fun. We'll learn how to think like a computer programmer and even get the chance to build some simple programs of our own!

*This camp requires the ability to read*

Week 3: June 24th-28th

Astronaut Adventure

Have you ever dreamed of going into space and visiting other worlds or galaxies? Join us as we take a peek at some of the many wonders of the universe. We will investigate how we explore outer space with tools like telescopes as well as how we actually go about visiting it. We’ll learn about our closest neighbors in our solar system as well as other planets that could be future homes for us!

Robotics *Full*

Ever had a chance to build your very own robot? Join us as we learn how robots are designed, built, and programmed. By the end you’ll have the chance to build your very own robot with one of our LEGO robotics kits!

Week 4: July 8th-12th

Geology Rocks!

From the inner core to the crust the possibilities are endless! Join us as we dig into topics ranging from volcanic rocks, the rock cycle, minerals, and plate tectonics. By the end, you will be able to grow your very own crystals like a true geologist!

Robotics

Ever had a chance to build your very own robot? Join us as we learn how robots are designed, built, and programmed. By the end you’ll have the chance to build your very own robot with one of our LEGO robotics kits!

Week 5: July 15th-19th

Creative Science

Ever wonder how to make a science experiment all your own? In this camp we will learn the scientific method. How and why science experiments are conducted and in the end we'll even create our very own experiments!

*Recommended for 2nd-5th. Template experiments will be provided to K-1st*

Jr. Programmer

Come learn the basics of computer programming all while having fun. We'll learn how to think like a computer programmer and even get the chance to build some simple programs of our own!

*This camp requires the ability to read*

Week 6: July 22nd-26th

Engineering FUNdamentals

An engineer helps build our world, from bridges, to robots, to your microwave. Come put your skills to the test as we build models of rockets and catapults, design bridges and buildings, and problem-solve our way through some challenges faced by engineers everyday.

Robotics

Ever had a chance to build your very own robot? Join us as we learn how robots are designed, built, and programmed. By the end you’ll have the chance to build your very own robot with one of our LEGO robotics kits!

Week 7: July 29th-August 2nd

Mad Scientist

Do you love to make slime or blow things up? Join us in exploring your inner chemist as you make slime, air, and maybe even liquid metal!

Life as an Astronaut

Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a real life astronaut? It takes a lot of study, physical training, and good tools to do your job. We will explore all the different aspects that are a part of being an astronaut in curriculum developed by NASA it self! By the end of camp you'll have a good idea of what it takes to survive in space!

*This camp is for middle school only*

Cost $180 for full week

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Our Technology camps are identical each time so please register for each only once.

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*The Orpheum and its programs are not licensed or regulated by DCFS.