Camp registration starts October 8 for Members

Thanks for great Winter Camp sessions!

School’s out, but don’t let the learning end! With new adventures each day, you can roll up your sleeves and build like an engineer, put on your goggles and mix up a few concoctions, and get to know a few new animal friends. Each session will run Monday through Wednesday. Winter Camp is for kids age 4½ –11 (children are grouped by age).

Week 1: Step Into the Shoes of a Scientist

December 21, 22, 23 Full Waitlist available
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., including lunchtime
Cost: $180 / $155 Members
Sessions offered by grade range.

Step into the shoes of a scientist and design, build and test simple machines and structures, including ones to bring home! Meet live animals and observe them like biologists. Explore space in our Planetarium and create compounds and concoctions like chemists. Please remember to pack lunch for your camper. Activities adapted for each age group.

Week 2: Winter Explorations

December 28, 29, 30 Full Waitlist available
9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m., including lunchtime
Cost: $180 / $155 Members
Sessions offered by grade range.

Investigate cold temperatures. Make concoctions that bring winter snow and ice inside, including some we can eat! Explore the solar system in the Planetarium to find out where it is coldest, meet live animals and find out how they survive in different climates. Please remember to pack lunch for your camper. Activities adapted for each age group.

Extended Day Program

1:00–4:00 p.m.
Cost: $75 per week

Want camp to run until 4:00 p.m.? When you register for camp, simply sign up for our Extended Day Program. Campers will get to explore our exhibits, visit the Animal Discovery Room, catch a 3D movie, travel the skies in a Planetarium program, play games, and do many other fun projects. Please remember to pack an afternoon snack for your camper.

 

Registration Information

Winter Camp policies

Winter Camp Cancellations
A refund, less $20 cancellation fee, will be issued only if your cancellation request is made at least 2 weeks before the first day of class. No refunds will be given after that time. Please choose your classes carefully. If a class does not reach its minimum enrollment it may be cancelled. You will be notified at least five days before the starting date if this is the case and your tuition will be fully refunded.

Transfers
Transfers within the same type of program must be made before the first day of class. A $20 processing fee will apply for each transfer between class per child.

For questions, contact the Registration Office:
Phone: 510-642-5134
Email: lhsreg@berkeley.edu
Fax: 510-643-0994