Summer Camps 2017

March 1 Priority Registration-Muse Members ONLY
March 20 Early Registration–Open Enrollment (registration fee waived)
April 24 Regular Registration Opens, $20 non-refundable registration fee per camp

See IMPORTANT INFO below for details
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June 5th-9th

Kids in Space, Ages 7-8

9 am to 12 pm. Camp Fee: $95/$85 for Muse Members
Explore space from the ground! Campers will learn the basics of astronomy by observing the night sky in our Planetarium and learn about the history and future of space flight as they design vehicles for space exploration. Design, build, and launch a rocket!

Awesome Oceans, Ages 7-8
1 pm to 4 pm, Camp Fee: $115/$105 for Muse Members
Hop on board for an overview of the biological and environmental aspects of the ocean: ecosystems, animal adaptions, and anatomy. We will inspire and enrich our campers with a variety of marine science labs including dissection labs, build a coral reef, and Gyotaku (Japanese fish print)!


June 12th-16th

Cooking Up Science, Ages 5-6 FULL
9 am to 12 pm, Camp Fee: $95/$85 for Muse Members
See science at work in delicious and amazing ways! We will experiment with recipes and activities that teach about the science behind the foods we eat, using children’s literature to connect concepts. Come join us as we spend time cooking up delicious science like bread, popcorn, rock candy, pancakes, eggs, pickles, marshmallows, and mock apple pie!

STEAM Sprouts, Ages 3-4 FULL
9 am to 12 pm, Camp Fee: $95/$85 for Muse Members
Each day becomes a new adventure for inquisitive little explorers. Equipped with their five senses, they will travel inside and outside exploring the elements of our world, investigating how our planet is a solid, liquid, and gas. Campers will roll up their sleeves, dig in dirt, shuck some corn and use their minds to create useful crafts from Mother Nature.


June 26th-30th

Cooking Up Science, Ages 7-8
 
FULL
9 am to 12 pm, Camp Fee: $95/$85 for Muse Members
See science at work in delicious and amazing ways! We will experiment with recipes and activities that teach about the science behind the foods we eat, using children’s literature to connect concepts. Come join us as we spend time cooking up delicious science like bread, popcorn, rock candy, pancakes, eggs, pickles, marshmallows, and mock apple pie!

Cool Chemistry, Ages 7-8
 FULL
1 pm to 4 pm, Camp Fee: $95/$85 for Muse Members
Slime, goo, pop! Have fun with common household chemicals and learn how to WOW your friends and family! Make slime and ice cream, play in snow, erupt volcanoes, and more.



July 10th-14th

STEAM Sprouts Stories, Ages 5-6 FULL
9 am to 12 pm, Camp Fee: $95/$85 for Muse Members
Explore your world! Young children will explore indoors and outdoors, connecting their observations and STEAM topics with stories from children’s literature. Each day includes a story, art, experiments, and play!

Kids in Space, Ages 5-6  FULL
9 am to 12 pm, Camp Fee: $95/$85 for Muse Members
Explore space from the ground! Campers will learn the basics of astronomy by observing the night sky in our Planetarium and learn about the history and future of space flight as they design vehicles for space exploration. Design, build, and launch a rocket!



July 24th-28th

Intro to 3D Printing, Ages 9-13
9 am to 12 pm, Camp Fee: $115/$105 for Muse Members
Students will learn the basics of 3D printing and additive manufacturing in this introductory camp. Using their own laptops or iPads, students will design simple 3D objects with beginner design software. Objects will be printed with the Makerbot and can be picked up at a later date. Students must bring an iPad or laptop for this camp.

Awesome Oceans, Ages 9-11
1 pm to 4 pm, Camp Fee: $115/$105 for Muse Members
Hop on board for an overview of the biological and environmental aspects of the ocean: ecosystems, animal adaptions, and anatomy. We will inspire and enrich our campers with a variety of marine science labs including dissection labs, build a coral reef, and Gyotaku (Japanese fish print)!

Important Information

  • CAMP FEES DUE UPON REGISTRATION
  • REGISTRATION IS NOT COMPLETE UNTIL CAMP FORMS RECEIVED. You can download the PDF form to your computer, fill it out electronically and save the file to email us the forms (Email to camps@themuseknoxville.org) OR you can print, fill it out and drop them off at The Muse.
  • EXTENDED CARE (Until 5 PM) available for $10/day for children enrolled in afternoon camps. Must be reserved at camp registration and fees paid Monday of the camp week.
  • Cancellation Policy:​  $40 fee up to 3 weeks prior to camp. Registration Fees are non-refundable.
  • Supervised Lunch for all-day campers only.
  • Pick-up Late Fee-$10.

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS???  Please call 865-594-1494 or email camps@themuseknoxville.org