Summer STEM mini-camps

Published On: May 2, 2023Categories: Community & Culture, Youth Development

Join us at the Y for a week of brain-bending fun, perfect for ages 5-12. Each week will bring a STEM theme to life through art projects, science experiments, games and creative play. We’ll be inside and outside each day, depending on weather, and kids can bring a nut free snack and water bottle.

Game Designers

What makes a good game? Dig into some classic games to discover what elements come together to make fun happen. Working in teams or individually, you’ll learn from the master game designers and create your very own board game masterpiece!
When: June 5 – 9    REGISTER
When: July 10 – 14   REGISTER

Wilderness Survival

What if an alien spaceship blast took out all of Earth’s electricity? Or an evil scientist turned all the water on the planet to slime? You’ll find ways to help the human race survive by using natural materials, low-tech skills, and some basic human instinct to survive in any environment.
When: June 12 – 16   REGISTER
When: July 17 – 21   REGISTER

Kid Architects

What makes a house a home? Learn about the world of architecture by creating all kinds of dream homes:  tiny houses, animal habitats, your own fantasy dwelling– your imagination is the limit!
When:  June 9 – 23    REGISTER
When: July 24 – 28   REGISTER

Super Spies

Uncover the world of espionage in this weeklong exploration of tricks, tools, and techniques. We’ll explore some of the classics, like secret codes and hidden messages, and create some new tools of the trade.

When: June 26 – 30   REGISTER
When: July 31 – August 4    REGISTER

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