School Vacation Science Camps

What are you going to do when school is out?

Join us to explore, discover and imagine the world of science during a day of camp at the CNSE Children's Museum of Science and Technology.

Each day has a science theme and is packed with experiments, projects, crafts & games.

You will also have time to explore CNSE CMOST, visit a digital dome show and meet some of the animals from Operation W.I.L.D.

School vacation science camp is run for children ages 5-11.

Children are grouped according to age.
Pre-registration is required. Please call 518.235.2120.

February Camps
Please note: Children will be placed in camp groups according to age. There will be a group for 5-7 year olds and a group for 8-11 year olds.

Monday, February 16 - Lego Builders Camp Full
Join us at CNSE CMOST for a fun-filled day of building, learning and exploring with legos! Campers will have the opportunity to hone their lego building techniques, learn how to move legos on the computer using a programming language and more in this hands-on camp!

Tuesday, February 17 - Kitchen Concoctions Junior Camp Full
Let's get creative and cook up some crazy chemistry concoctions in this hands-on science camp. Children will be immersed in the world of chemistry as they create hovering vegetables, liquid lasagna, Alka-Seltzer rockets and much more!

Wednesday, February 18 - Sudsy Science Junior Camp Full
Is there a connection between science and soap? Join us to explor e the world of suds and science. Campers will experiment with the science of bubbles as they create bubble technology, test soap friction and more!

Thursday, February 19 - Crazy Colors Junior Camp Full
What's so crazy about color? Join CNSE CMOST as we explore ghost colors, experiment with the color wheel and find out if black is really just black.

Friday, February 20 - Bend It, Shape It, Build It Junior Camp Full
Are you fascinated by how things are made, how they work and redesigning them? Then this camp is for you! We will experiment with building bridges, creating catapults and many other things in this hands-on camp.

CNSE CMOST Members: $40.00 per day
Future members: $45.00 per day

Extended Camp Care:
Before Care: 8:00 - 9:00 AM
Additional fee of $6 per day per camper

After Care: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Additional fee of $6 per day per camper

Pre-registration for Extended Camp Care is required.
Each camp includes: Educational materials, craft supplies, and instruction.
Lunch is not included

To register, please call 518.235.2120.
Download the February brochure

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