Discoverers: entering 4th, 5th, or 6th grade in the 2017-2018 school year (15 child limit)

June 19-23
9:00 a.m.-12 noon • Expert Builders: Enjoy designing and building new things? We’ll explore a wide range of materials, including blocks, Kapla Planks®, and recyclable materials to bring your ideas to life.

1:00-4:00 p.m. • Bones, Bones, Dinosaur Bones: What was Earth like when dinosaurs existed? Travel back through time with us by learning about different types of dinosaurs and what skills and characteristics made them unique.

June 26-30
9:00 a.m.-12 noon • Harry Potter: Enter the world of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! You will be sorted into houses, learn potions, make magical wands, discover magical creatures and much more!

1:00-4:00 p.m. • Duct Tape Design: Campers will be able to create amazing duct tape creations such as wallets, flowers, lunch bags, and other functional and fun objects.

July 5-7*
9:00 a.m.-12 noon • Cool Chemistry: Enter the world of science as you master cool experiments, make observations, create slimy concoctions, mix and blend colors, study the science of gross things and much, much more!

1:00-4:00 p.m. • Game Makers: Play games from around the world and explore the imaginative ways people have played together. You’ll even invent your own game!

July10-14
9:00 a.m.-12 noon • Sew Fun: Design, cut and sew your own creatures from scratch. Learn how to create soft sculpture using yarns, fabric, fiber, and more. It’ll be sew fun!

1:00-4:00 p.m. • Cardboard Challenge: The Global Cardboard Challenge is a worldwide celebration of creativity. Campers will be inspired to build whatever they can dream up out of cardboard, recycled materials, and their imagination!

July 17-21
9:00 a.m.-12 noon • MakerSpace: Learn to tinker and tinker to learn. Become a Maker this week as you explore science, technology, engineering, and art through hands-on experiments and investigations.

1:00-4:00 p.m. • ArtVentures III: Calling all artists! Campers will create personal works of art through painting, printmaking, drawing, recycled materials, and more!

July 24-28
9:00 a.m.-12 noon • Cooking Around the World: Campers will prepare and sample foods from around the world. Each day will focus on a different country with additional activities relating to the history, geography, and culture of that country.

1:00-4:00 p.m. • 3…2…1…Blast Off: Climb onboard our spaceship and travel through the galaxy! You’ll learn what makes up the universe as you visit the sun, moon, and tour the planets.

July 31-August 4
9:00 a.m.-12 noon • Grossology III: Enter the world of science as you master cool experiments, make observations, create slimy concoctions, mix and blend colors, study the science of gross things and much, much more!

1:00-4:00 p.m. • Animal Discoveries: Campers will learn about the wonders of adaptation, examine the ways in which animals survive and thrive in different environments, and explore the human-animal connection.

Pricing and Registration
Half-Day Camp: 9:00 a.m.-12 noon OR 1:00-4:00 p.m.

Per week: $115 (member**) l $135 (nonmember)
Full-Day Camp: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Per week: $200 (member**) l $215 (nonmember)

July 5-July 7* pricing
Half-Day Camp (per week): $70 (member**) l $80 (nonmember)
Full-Day Camp (per week): $120 (member**) l $130 (nonmember)

Before-Care (per day): $10
After-Care (per day): $10

A completed Registration Form and full payment are required to enroll your child in camp.

 

**Member pricing for Family Adventures level and above only.

Space is limited and filled on a first-come, first-served basis so we recommend registering early. You can register online by clicking on the camp dates, over the phone at 760-321-0602 x111, or in person at CDMOD.

If you have any questions, please contact: Emily Culhan, 760-321-0602 x111 or emily@cdmod.org



CDMOD Credit Statement: A refund is given only when the Children's Discovery Museum of the Desert cancels the activity. CDMOD reserves the right to cancel and/or reschedule programs. Credit is not given for absences.