SUMMER CAMPS 2020 - Adventure Science Center | Kids Out and About Nashville

SUMMER CAMPS 2020 - Adventure Science Center

We have plenty of options for students starting Pre-K through rising high school seniors!

Rising Pre-K - rising grade 1 camps

New for summer 2020 

Adventure Science Center has partnered with Harpeth Hall and Montgomery Bell Academy to host offsite programming for rising pre-k to rising 1st graders. While this program will be staffed by Adventure Science Center staff, the entire camp program will take place OFFSITE.  All registration must also be completed through their sites directly.

Mini Pet Vets at Harpeth Hall Academy 

July 6 - 10
9 a.m. -12 p.m.
  

Animal lovers will learn more about their furry friends in this week-long interactive camp! Campers will compare unique animal adaptations, measure out the perfect pet diet and even make an enrichment toy to donate to a local animal in need. It will be PAWesome!

Register here

 


STEM Heroes at Harpeth Hall

July 6 -10
1 - 4 p.m.  

Cost : $165 

Do you have what it takes to be a the newest member of the Paw Patrol? Inspired by the hit show, campers join the team on epic missions protecting Adventure Bay by finding STEM based solutions to help the community. Campers will experiment with the physics of flight and will use science to help the team save the day.

Register here


STEM Heroes at Montgomery Bell Academy  

July 20 - 24
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. 

Cost: $165 

Do you have what it takes to be a the newest member of the Paw Patrol? Inspired by the hit show, campers join the team on epic missions protecting Adventure Bay by finding STEM based solutions to help the community.  Campers will experiment with the physics of flight and will use science to help the team save the day. 

Register here


Rising grades 1-6 camps

When school is out, camp is in session at the Adventure Science Center! Camp days are packed with hands-on classroom activities, time to explore the science center, recess and games. Each week has a unique theme and will be filled with corresponding activities.

Registration is for an entire week of camp and includes a camp t-shirt, hands-on experiments and enough take-home crafts to fill the whole front of the fridge!  

Pricing:

  • $275 members 
  • $325 non-members

Digs With Dinos 

Do you really dig dinosaurs? Do you have a passion for Paleontology? If your answer is yes then we have the camp for you!  At our Digs with Dinosaurs camp you'll learn how to classify a dinosaur, explore modern-day dinosaurs, dig for fossils, and create dinosaur-themed crafts! 

June 1 - 5: Register here
July 6 - 10: Register here


Medical Mysteries 

Have you ever wondered what goes on inside our bodies and how we get sick? Come join us as we take a trip through the human body, create our own germs, and discover what it takes to solve medical mysteries.

June 8 - 12: Register here
July 13 - 17: Register here


Behind the Science Scenes 

Take a sneak peek behind some of the museum's coolest demonstrations and fizzing experiments. Campers will  learn about how science has impacted and inspired guests of all generations as they step into the limelight. By the end of the week, campers will even have a chance to design their own exhibit!  

June 15 - 19: Register here
July 20 - 24: Register here


Out of this World 

Calling all mission control! Join us for this space themed camp where we will be looking at the stars, exploring the galaxy, and training for our own space mission! Are you up for the challenge? 

June 22 - 26: Register here 
July 27 - 31: Register here


Bots and Bytes 

Time to upload your code for this tech-centered week of camp. Learn all about robots and step into the role of programmer and game designer to learn more about these technological marvels then take it all apart! Campers will leave inspired to create the technology of the future. 

June 29 - July 3: Register here
August 3 - 7: Register here

 


Rising grades 7-12 camp

i2 Maker Camp

In this five-day camp , participants can explore the “What IIF” design process: Innovation, Iteration, and Fabrication. Build 21st skills as you collaborate with other Adventurers to create a fictional world and your role within its story! Explore basic drafting and mapping techniques to harness your creativity while learning how contemporary films create and use props to invent new worlds. Investigate innovative techniques used by costume designers, set designers and cosplay artists. Work with laser-cutting technology and Adobe Illustrator to build tool competency, learn how to use a 3-D scanner and 3-D modeling software while becoming your own personal action figure!

June 15 - 19: Register here >
July 13 - 17: Register here >

 


Transit Adventures

Check out the diversity of Nashville in this one of a kind summer camp designed for rising 7th, 8th, and 9th graders. Each day, campers will embark on exciting adventures in Nashville using only public transportation! This year campers will focus their trips on a mission of sustainability and will end their week with a hands-on service project.  

  • $275 members 
  • $325 non-members

June 27 - July 3: Register here


*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.

Location:

800 Fort Negley Blvd.
Nashville, TN, 37203-4899
United States

Phone:

615-862-5160
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Dates: 
08/07/2020
Time: 
7:45 AM - 5:15 PM
Price: 
See website for details.

Ages

4-5 years 6-8 years 9-12 years Teenagers