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In 2015 the Museum of Discovery and Science is pleased to announce two types of Summer Camps for different age groups.
  • Camp Discovery for ages 6 - 12

  • Ocean Explorers Camp for Incoming Grades 7 - 8
    (scroll down below Camp Discovery)

 


CAMP FORMS

Please download,
print and fax your camp
forms to our reservations department.

  1. Choose and Print the Registration form for the camp you will like your child to attend.

  2. Print ALL three "Additional Forms" for your child.

  3. A set of forms is required for each child attending camp.
SUMMER CAMP
Registration Form
CLICK HERE to dowload
(PDF format document)

OCEAN EXPLORERS
Camp Registration Form

CLICK HERE to dowload
(PDF format document)


ADDITIONAL FORMS
Download & Complete
each form below


Camp General Info

Camp Code of Conduct


Camp Emergency Info


Optional Lunch Order

Subway Five-Day Lunch Order Form
   


SUMMER SCHEDULE FOR CAMP DISCOVERY

Registration and Additional forms found at right ->


 
   
June 29 - July 3 On Your Mark. Get Set…GO!
Get your brain in gear as you build cars, planes and boats out of junk and scraps. Experiment with propulsion using soap, rubber bands and balloons to get your machines moving fast. Learn about airbags and use that knowledge to compete in our Egg Drop Challenge.
July 6 – 10 From Worms to Whales!
We’ll be investigating everything that slithers, flies, swims, and walks. Inspect insects under microscopes and build a bird feeder for our avian friends. Meet some scaly reptiles and learn how animals are the masters of disguise.
July 13 – 17 Anatomy Academy
Head, shoulders, knees and toes! This week is all about the human body. Try your hand at a brain dissection, take part in stomach-churning experiments, and help solve medical mysteries. Explore our Sesame Street
July 20 – 24 Heroes and Heroines
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s YOU! Tune up your super powers by investigating flight, invisibility, superhuman strength and speed. Meet Spiderman’s and Batman’s friends and learn about Elsa’s frozen powers!
July 27 – 31 The Blue Planet
Uncover secrets of the Earth by observing how rocks, crystals, and gems are formed. Create mountains and volcanoes and discover nature’s fury by experimenting with twisters and earthquakes. By the end of the week, you’ll understand why our rock rocks!
August 3 – 7 Culinary Concoctions
Get your aprons and oven mitts and get ready to cook up a storm! Learn all about the science behind food and the chemical reactions that happen as you cook. We’ll grow our own edible treats, create solar ovens to cook tasty snacks, and much more.
August 10 – 14 Construction & Destruction
Be an engineer this week as you construct bridges from paper, design houses using pasta, and build skyscrapers with gumdrops. Go on a walking expedition to see the incredible architectual feats close to the Museum.
August 17 – 21 Crime Scene Solvers
Learn about crime scene investigation techniques. Collect evidence, view hair and clothing fibers under microscopes, and analyze fingerprints and handwriting samples. End the week by investigating a simulated "crime scene" in the Museum.
 


 

 
 


Download the Summer
Camp Discovery Schedule Flyer - CLICK HERE

Camp Discovery for ages 6-12

Camp Discovery is designed to give children entire days filled with exploration and hands-on learning. Camp runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (before and after care is available). Camp fee includes all workshop materials and chaperoned exhibit exploration. Children should bring two snacks, lunch and a drink. The Subway Café is available as a lunch option.  Call 954.713.0930 to register.

All camps include an exciting IMAX® Film Adventure.

Note: Multiple Day Camps must be purchased for complete camp duration even if child unable to the full session.

ONE-DAY CAMPS
$55 per child
$50 for MODS Member child

FIVE-DAY CAMPS
$200 for museum members
$225 for non-members

To register :

Call 954.713.0930
; or Fax 954.467.0456

Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express are accepted.

Note: Camps with two, four or five days can not be purchased as one day camps.

All camps include an exciting IMAX® Film.



 

 
   


OCEAN EXPLORERS CAMP
(Incoming Grades 7 & 8 Only)

Registration and Additional forms found above right.

Download the Informational Flyer - CLICK HERE

Five-Day Camp Options

  • July 20 – 24, 2015
  • August 10 – 14, 2015

Campers will spend two days at the Museum and three days at FAU’s SeaTech in Dania Beach exploring coastal marine and coral reef ecosystems.

They will conduct estuary and barrier island field work and tour FAU’s ocean engineering and electronics labs, submarine, and flow tunnel.

Plus, learn about sea turtles, marine science careers, and design, build, and race a solar-powered boat. Fee: $300 per five-day camp. Includes all workshop materials.

 
           
     
   
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