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Summer Courses

Plan a summer of discovery! From the aspiring biologist to the future technology wizard, every science-minded child will have something to look forward to this summer at the Museum of Science. Students entering grades 1 – 8 can choose from a variety of hands-on, week-long courses with topics ranging from bugs to robots to food chemistry, and more.

Registration

Registration for Members begins on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at 9:00 am.

Registration for Non-members begins on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 9:00 am.

2019 Summer Course offerings will be posted in early January.


Schedule

Courses begin on the Monday of each week. Each course is five days in length.

Choose from morning, afternoon, or day-long programs, or mix and match to build a summer filled with inspirational learning. For busy families, we offer early-morning drop-off and late-stay options.

Fees (per week)

Either combine a morning session with an afternoon session, or choose a day-long course.

  • Half Day: $300
  • Full Day: $600
  • Early-Morning Drop-Off: $25 (8:00 – 8:45 am)
  • Late Stay: $40 (4:00 – 6:00 pm)
  • Mornings: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm 8:45 am drop-off
  • Afternoons: 1:00 – 4:00 pm 12:45 pm drop-off

Scholarships

Scholarship applications for 2018 are no longer being accepted.

Courses Currently Offered:

  • Animal Adventures

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 23, 2018 – July 27, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Sold Out
    August 13, 2018 – August 17, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Sold Out
  • Animal Engineers

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 9, 2018 – July 13, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
    August 13, 2018 – August 17, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Slots Available
  • Blast Off With Rockets!

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 23, 2018 – July 27, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
    August 6, 2018 – August 10, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
  • Bugs and Butterflies

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 16, 2018 – July 20, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
  • Dino Detectives

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 16, 2018 – July 20, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Sold Out
    August 6, 2018 – August 10, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Slots Available
  • Grossology

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 23, 2018 – July 27, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
    August 13, 2018 – August 17, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Slots Available
  • Jr. Museum Guide

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 16, 2018 – July 20, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
  • Launch It!

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 9, 2018 – July 13, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Sold Out
    August 6, 2018 – August 10, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Slots Available
  • Magical Science

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 16, 2018 – July 20, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Sold Out
  • Mini Med School

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 16, 2018 – July 20, 2018 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Grades 6 – 8 Sold Out
  • Mini-Mini Med School

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 23, 2018 – July 27, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Sold Out
    August 13, 2018 – August 17, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Sold Out
  • MoS Construction Zone

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 9, 2018 – July 13, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Sold Out
    July 30, 2018 – August 3, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 1 – 2 Sold Out
  • Paleontology: Dinosaurs and Beyond

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    August 13, 2018 – August 17, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
  • Science Chef

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 30, 2018 – August 3, 2018 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Grades 6 – 8 Sold Out
  • Science Magic

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 23, 2018 – July 27, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
  • Science on Screen

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 23, 2018 – July 27, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
    August 6, 2018 – August 10, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
  • Space Explorers

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 9, 2018 – July 13, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
    August 13, 2018 – August 17, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Slots Available
  • Space Mission Engineers

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 9, 2018 – July 13, 2018 9:00 am – 4:00 pm Grades 6 – 8 Sold Out
  • Urban Engineers

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    August 6, 2018 – August 10, 2018 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out
  • Water Works

    Dates Times Grade Level Sold Out?
    July 30, 2018 – August 3, 2018 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Grades 3 – 5 Sold Out