2024 Summer Camps for Rising 5th & 6th Graders
Camps are designed for children who have completed 4th or 5th grade. They must be entering 5th or 6th grade in order to participate.
Summer camp at The Schiele Museum is an exciting opportunity to explore science and the natural world. Campers can look forward to hands-on activities and a variety of learning experiences within the museum, outdoors on the Nature Trail, and on carefully selected trips in the local community.
Organized activities: 9 AM – 4 PM.
(Drop-off begins at 7:30 and ends at 5:30.)
Summer Camp Weekly Fees:
$200 Schiele Members
$225 General Public
Registration is now open for museum members.
Art Around the World
Explore the world through art! Discover the culture, stories, and events behind the artwork of various countries, then create your own masterpieces inspired by the art of each destination.
*No camp on Mon, May 27
Green Thumb Camp
Dig into the art and science of growing summer vegetables on The Farm! Roll up your sleeves, get dirty, and discover the secrets of nurturing plants from seed to harvest.
The Art of Science
Can science be art? Can art be science? Unleash your inner artist when you learn to create masterpieces using scientific methods.
From towering dinosaurs to microscopic creatures, dig into the fascinating world of fossils through hands-on activities, exciting games, and creative crafts.
Stories in the Stars
Humans have “read” the night sky throughout all of history. Want to learn how? Journey across the universe to search for the stories hidden in the sky, then create your own.
Engineers in Training
Build bridges that withstand weight challenges. Construct a maze built for a robotic bug. Learn teamwork, problem-solving, and a love for all things engineering.
*No camp on July 4.
Myths, Lore, & Legends
Discover the stories that inspired kings, princesses, and Vikings in Egypt, Greece, and Scandinavia. Explore folklore, and create a myth that features YOU!
Scales and Tails
Can you win a staring contest with a snake? Or camouflage like a chameleon? Explore the wonderful world of reptiles through close encounters, nature hikes, and behind-the-scenes tours.
Oh no! There’s been a crime at the museum! We need detectives to help solve the case. Learn how to observe crime scenes, find evidence, uncover fingerprints, and identify suspects!
July 29-August 2
Unleash your inner scientist! Discover the magic of magnetism, the power of electricity, the secrets of sound, and more.
Do you have what it takes to be a zookeeper? Find out when you spend the week with the Schiele’s Animal Ambassadors. Learn how to feed, clean, and care for our critters.
Payment in full is due at the time of registration.
Check dates carefully. No refunds are available.
Camp registration deadline is one week before the start of the program.
Questions about Summer Camp? Contact email@example.com