Science and Tech Camps

From one-day school break camps to a full summer of fun, the Science Center offers year-round excitement and learning for young scientists ages 4-14!

Please note the following camps take place at the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium. For STEM Studio Jupiter camps in Abacoa, please click HERE.  

Join us for a Meet the Camp Staff Open House on June 2nd from 12-3pm! Interact with camp counselors as you get to know the science and tech demos you may see over the summer. Get the details and RSVP here.

Summer Camps

June 4th-8th, 2018 (Ages 4-12) - Big Blue World:

Start the summer with a splash as we navigate the open seas! Dive into a world of watery wonder as we take part in dissections, explore changing tides, and interact with aquatic friends.

$255 for non-members, $230 for members for one-week session.

June 4th-8th, 2018 (Ages 7-14) - Beyond Reality:

Immerse yourself in the digital world as we take you on a journey into virtual reality. Design your own virtual landscape, then travel inside and look around as if you were actually there!

$305 for non-members, $280 for members for one-week session.

**June 4th-8th, 2018 (Ages 10-14) Young Scientist Space Program (Special program)**

**This session is SOLD OUT**

See Florida from space as you send a camera soaring 112,000 ft (22 miles) into the stratosphere on a high-altitude balloon!  Learn about buoyancy, atmospheric conditions, electronics and balloon launching using the latest technology in this exciting adventure.

$305 for non-members, $280 for members for one-week session.

June 11th-15th, 2018 (Ages 4-12) - Jedi Science Academy:

Answer the call of the Jedi as we travel deep into space to find out who can master the final frontier. Learn about deep space and the wonders it holds as we train you to use the force and navigate the galaxy!

$255 for non-members, $230 for members for one-week session.

June 11th-15th, 2018 (Ages 7-14) - Hardware Imagineers:

In this day and age, technology makes the world function. However, tech requires the human touch in order to work the way we want. Take control of your technology as we build and program using Arduino. **Take home your Arduino kit projects at the end of the week for an additional $50.00 (call (561) 832-2026 to pay additional fee)**

$305 for non-members, $280 for members for one-week session.

June 18th-22nd, 2018 (Ages 4-12) - HIT: High Intelligence Training:

Get out of your seat and join us for a week of jumping, spinning, lifting, and running as we push our bodies and minds to the limit! Study the different body systems, learn about how muscles grow, and prepare yourself for our exciting Science Gauntlet to finish the week! You ready for it?

$255 for non-members, $230 for members for one-week session.

June 18th-22nd, 2018 (Ages 7-14) - MinecraftEDU: Calling All Mods! (This session also offered July 23rd - 27th) 

Harness the power of MinecraftEDU as we take the customization to the next level! Get advanced training in computer science creativity by learning how to make your own mods to change the MinecraftEDU world like never before. How crafty will you get?

$305 for non-members, $280 for members for one-week session.

June 25th-29th, 2018 (Ages 4-12) - The Art of Science:

Experience the beauty of nature as we paint our way through the artistic side of science! Learn how we dye the cells in our body to glow and how special patterns exist in plants and animals.

$255 for non-members, $230 for members for one-week session.

June 25th-29th, 2018 (Ages 7-14) - Launching with KLASS:

Prepare for launch with one of the most realistic space shuttle simulators out there! Using NASA’s Kennedy Launch Academy Simulation System Software (KLASS), assemble your team and put yourself in mission control as you attempt to successfully launch a shuttle, just like the aerospace engineers do! T-minus 10...9...8…

$305 for non-members, $280 for members for one-week session.

July 2nd-6th, 2018 *4-day week* (Ages 4-12) - Culinary Chemistry:

Wouldn’t all subjects be easier to digest if food was the main topic? Well, now it is! Let’s cook up some know-how as we study the chemistry behind frying, baking, boiling, and roasting. Learning never tasted so good!

$205 for non-members, $185 for members for one-week session.

July 2nd-6th, 2018 *4-day camp* (Ages 7-14) - WWW: World Wide Wonder:

Ever wonder what makes websites like YouTube and Facebook run the way they do? Surf your way through the language of the web - HTML - and discover how to make a small piece of the internet your own!

$245 for non-members, $225 for members for one-week session.

July 9th-13th, 2018 (Ages 4-12) - Scientists: Assemble!

Superheros may be a thing of fiction, but their powers are based on real-life science! Join our ranks as we explore how DNA can be mutated like The Hulk, how physics help Spider-Man swing through the streets, and how cold Superman’s ice breath can be.

$255 for non-members, $230 for members for one-week session.

July 9th-13th, 2018 (Ages 7-14) - Mega-Mindstorm:

Robotics may seem daunting at first, but we see that as an opportunity of adventure! Build and program your own basic robots using LEGO® MindStorm kits and put it to the test on our First LEGO League (FLL) Adventure Gauntlet!

$305 for non-members, $280 for members for one-week session.

July 16th-20th, 2018 (Ages 4-12) - Construction Destruction:

Join the wrecking crew for an engineering adventure like no other! Put your engineering skills to the test to see if you can stack up against the most destructive forces on Earth. Launch catapults, swing wrecking balls, and set off explosions! Will your skills stack up?

$255 for non-members, $230 for members for one-week session.

July 16th-20th, 2018 (Ages 7-14) - Crack The Code:

Coding is the skill of the future. Type, click, and think your way through coding challenges as we teach you the FUN-damentals of the computer language. Get a step ahead and gain the coding foundation needed for the jobs of tomorrow.

$305 for non-members, $280 for members for one-week session.

July 23rd-27th, 2018 (Ages 4-12) - Muggle Magic:

Witches, wizards, and scientists alike! Accept our invitation to the most magical week of science. Brew dry ice potions, learn the art of levitation, and cast spells of electricity and fire!

$255 for non-members, $230 for members for one-week session.

July 23rd-27th, 2018 (Ages 7-14) - MinecraftEDU: Calling All Mods!

(This is the same session from June 18th - 22nd)

Harness the power of MinecraftEDU as we take the customization to the next level! Get advanced training in computer science creativity by learning how to make your own mods to change the MinecraftEDU world like never before. How crafty will you get?

$305 for non-members, $280 for members for one-week session.

July 30th - August 3rd, 2018 (Ages 4-12) - H2Ocean:

Surf’s up scientists! We’ve got a wave of wonder washing up at our doors. Test the waters as we meet our favorite aquatic companions, dive into the ocean abyss, and go on an anatomy adventure.

$255 for non-members, $230 for members for one-week session.

July 30th - August 3rd, 2018 (Ages 7-14) - Draw, Design, Discover:

Bring your imagination to life with a week focused on 3D printing and design! Learn how 3D printers have changed the way we engineer and create your own 3D models from sketch, to design, to 3D-printed prototype.

$305 for non-members, $280 for members for one-week session.

August 6th-10th, 2018 (Ages 4-12) - Summer Sum-Up:

End your summer with a bang as we explore the best experiments and adventures from this season! Dissect specimens in our lab, search for stars in our planetarium, and get hands-on learning with our tyke-friendly tech. Finish the week off with our 4th Annual End-of-Summer Science Spectacular full of games, music, face painting, and the chance to pie your counselors in the face!

$255 for non-members, $230 for members for one-week session.

 

Camp runs from 9:00am-4:00pm. Before/After care (7:30am-5:30pm) is an additional charge of $10 per day.

Age groups for camps: Science Camp 4-5, 6-8, 9-12. Tech Camp 7-8, 9-10, 11-14

Please call (561) 832-2026 for more information.

For more information on what to bring to camp, click HERE.

Did you know that you can pre-purchase lunch for your child through our WT Cafe? Complete this form and submit it to StaceyRambo10@gmail.com.

ATTENTION PARENTS - Please be aware that our new system charges your card up-front for the exact weeks of camps purchased.
You will be prompted to choose the camp(s) of your choice on the next page.