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Young students enjoy testing their robotic creations.

Explore, Investigate, Discover, Invent

June 11–August 17, 2018 — This summer, give your child an opportunity to explore, investigate, discover, and invent with a camp at the Lawrence Hall of Science! Our camps offer a range of experiences, from conducting your own marine biology experiments to creating your very own robots. You’re sure to find a camp to excite and engage your children.

Summer registration is now open!

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Campers ages 4 and 5 have the following options:

  1. Choose from Half-Day camp offerings.
  2. Create a Full-Day camp by combining morning and afternoon camps and adding Supervised Lunch.
  3. Early Drop-Off and Extended-Day options are available for purchase, for your convenience.

Thank you for your interest in ages 4–5 camps!

Campers entering kindergarten–grade 1 have the following options:

  1. Choose from the Full-Day camp offerings.
  2. All Full-Day camps include a supervised lunch period (no added fee). For activity details, and foods to avoid, please review our Registration Information page.
  3. Early Drop-Off and Extended-Day options are available for purchase, for your convenience.
Full Day Camps: supervised lunch is included; campers bring their lunch and snacks.
Week Dates 9:00–4:00
1 6/11–6/15 1) Nature Investigations
2) Toy Builders
2 6/18–6/22 Stirring Up Science
3 6/25–6/29 Nature Investigations
4 7/2–7/6 1) Nature Investigations
2) Toy Builders
5 7/9–7/13 Stirring Up Science
6 7/16–7/20 Nature Investigations
7 7/23–7/27 Stirring Up Science
8 7/30-8/3 Toy Builders
9 8/6–8/10 1) Nature Investigations
2) Stirring Up Science
10 8/13–8/17 Toy Builders

Thank you for your interest in Kindergarten–Grade 1 camps!

Campers entering grades 2–3 have the following options:

  1. Choose from the Full-Day camp offerings.
  2. All Full-Day camps include a supervised lunch period (no added fee). For activity details, and foods to avoid, please review our Registration Information page.
  3. Early Drop-Off and Extended-Day options are available for purchase, for your convenience.
Full Day Camps: supervised lunch is included; campers bring their lunch and snacks.
Week Dates 9:00–4:00
1 6/11–6/15 Animation Adventure
2 6/18–6/22 Robotics Playground with LEGO® Bricks
3 6/25–6/29 Our Ocean Planet
4 7/2–7/6 Animation Adventure
5 7/9–7/13 Our Ocean Planet
6 7/16–7/20 Space Patterns
7 7/23–7/27 Space Patterns
8 7/30-8/3 Robotics Playground with LEGO® Bricks
9 8/6–8/10 Animation Adventure
10 8/13–8/17 Robotics Playground with LEGO® Bricks

Thank you for your interest in grades 2–3 Camps!

Campers entering grades 4–5 have the following options:

  1. Choose from the Full-Day camp offerings.
  2. All Full-Day camps include a supervised lunch period (no added fee). For activity details, and foods to avoid, please review our Registration Information page.
  3. Early Drop-Off and Extended-Day options are available for purchase, for your convenience.
Full Day Camps: supervised lunch is included; campers bring their lunch and snacks.
Week Dates 9:00–4:00
1 6/11–6/15 Daytime Astronomy
2 6/18–6/22 Design a City
3 6/25–6/29 Maker Arts
4 7/2–7/6 LEGO® Brick Tech
5 7/9–7/13 Daytime Astronomy
6 7/16–7/20 Design a City
7 7/23–7/27 Maker Arts
8 7/30-8/3 Design a City
9 8/6–8/10 LEGO® Brick Tech
10 8/13–8/17 Daytime Astronomy

Thank you for your interest in grades 4–5 Camps!

Campers entering grades in middle school through high school have the following options:

  1. Choose from the Full-Day camp offerings.
  2. All Full-Day camps include a supervised lunch period (no added fee). For activity details, and foods to avoid, please review our Registration Information page.
  3. Early Drop-Off and Extended-Day options are available for purchase, for your convenience.
Full Day Camps: supervised lunch is included; campers bring their lunch and snacks.
Week Dates 9:00–4:00
1 6/11–6/15  
2 6/18–6/22  
Two weeks 6/18–6/29 Coding Nanosatellites (Entering Grades 8-10)
Special 6/16–6/21 Marine Biology Research Camp (Entering Grades 9–12)
3 6/25–6/29  
4 7/2–7/6  
5 7/9–7/13 Decoding Life (Entering Grades 6-8)
6 7/16–7/20 Decoding Life (Entering Grades 6-8)
7 7/23–7/27 LEGO® Brick Robotics (Entering Grades 6-8)
8 7/30-8/3 Bioprinting Technology (Entering Grades 9–12)
9 8/6–8/10  
10 8/13–8/17 LEGO® Brick Robotics (Entering Grades 6-8)

Thank you for your interest in middle and high school camps!

Donate a Summer Camp!

You can make it possible for a child in need to attend our science camp. Your donation—of any amount—will fund a child in our community whose family could not otherwise afford a camp. You can make an online donation, or can simply add a donation payment when registering for your programs online. If paying by e-check, please include a separate check marked “Scholarship Fund.”

 
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Members Save Big on Summer Camp

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Camp Prices and Extras

See a full list of prices, including Half-Day, Full-Day, Supervised Lunch, and Extended-Day options. View prices.

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Registration Information

Learn more about cancellations, refunds, transfers, and our immunization requirements. View registration information.

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