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Summer Science Camp

Summer Science Camp

2019 Summer Science Camp Registration is Now Open!

Summer Science Camp is tailored for kids entering 2nd through 5th grades in the 2019-2020 school year.
Explore animals, rocks, insects, and more at the South Florida Museum! Let science be your guide as your universe expands each week with a new theme.

Camp sessions take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at the South Florida Museum and Bishop Planetarium, 201 10th St. West, in downtown Bradenton, FL 34205. This year we’re also offering an early drop off option to make your life easier! Camp is held

Check out the choices for Summer Science Camp this year!

 

Week 1 (June 10 – 14):
Dinosaurs – the Good, the “Bird” and The Ugly

Omnivores, carnivores, herbivores and more! Is every fossil animal a dinosaur? Explore the wonder and myths surrounding these famous ancient creatures.

Click here to sign-up for Dinosaur Camp.

Click here to sign-up for Early Drop-off for Dinosaur Camp.

 

 

 

 

Week 2 (June 17 – 21):

Out of This World

What’s out there? Stars, planets, galaxies, dark matter – find out what we know and how we know it as you journey through the solar system and beyond!

Click here to sign-up for Out of this World Camp.

Click here to sign-up for Early Drop-off for Out of this World Camp.

 

 

 

 

Week 3 (June 24 – 28):

Vet 101

We’ll examine the animal world from pets to wildlife. Experience the science of caring for, observing, and protecting animals.

Click here to sign-up for Vet 101 Camp.

Click here to sign-up for Early Drop-off for Vet 101 Camp.

 

 

 

Week 4* (July 1 – 5, no camp on July 4):

On The Move

How do we get there from here? Imagine yourself in control of a plane, train, car or boat, traveling through the science of transportation. *Please note – this is a four-day holiday week. There is no camp on July 4th – fees will be pro-rated.

Click here to sign-up for On the Move Camp.

Click here to sign-up for Early Drop-off for On the Move Camp.

 

 

Week 5 (July 8 – 12):
Building Your Dreams

How do engineers create the structures we depend on for home, work, travel and fun? We’ll build from the basics to bridges to roller coasters.

Click here to sign-up for Building Your Dreams Camp.

Click here to sign-up for Early Drop-off for Building Your Dreams Camp.

 

 

 

 

Week 6 (July 15-19):

Explore Florida – Land, Sea and History

Florida is your backyard, but what makes Florida the place everyone wants to visit? Discover our animals, our waterways and people as you find out why Florida is “The Sunshine State.”

Click here to sign-up for Explore Florida Camp.

Click here to sign-up for Early Drop-off for Explore Florida Camp.

 

 

 

Camp Fees:

Museum Members: $200/week, $180 per week for each additional camper in the same family, attending the same camp.
Non-Member Campers: $250/week. Enrollment fee is due at time of registration.

• July 4th week is pro-rated for the holiday.
• Limited scholarship opportunities are available.

Early Drop-Off:

(7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.) – $75 per week. Early drop-off is sold by the week only and must be prepaid.

Payment:

Checks should be made payable to the South Florida Museum or use Visa, Mastercard, Discover or American Express.
*Enrollment fee is due at time of registration. Limited scholarship opportunities are available. Contact Susan McCarthy (contact information below) with scholarship inquiries. 

Forms:


Registration forms must be completed and signed before your camper may begin camp. Forms are available online or may be picked up at the Museum’s front desk. Download your registration form now.

Have questions? Check out our FAQ document here.

For more information, contact Susan McCarthy at 941-746-4131 ext 113 or by email at SMcCarthy@SouthFloridaMuseum.org

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