2016 Summer Camp Listing: Science/Technology

What an amazing array of activities our Rutherford County community offers to our children with enrichment camps of all kinds! Summer doesn’t have to be a time to regress, but instead can be a time to inspire, unplug and recharge, and illuminate the possibilities for their futures. The following camps are offered within Rutherford County for all ages and interests. But do plan ahead, many registrations start soon and classes will fill up. Take advantage of these amazing opportunities!

BEP STEMEX
STEMEX is a summer day camp that introduces students to different careers in science, technology, engineering and math. A fun, interactive introduction to STEM career opportunities. Provides students with valuable information that will enable them to pursue the education necessary for careers in the STEM fields that interest them most. Open to current 5th, 6th and 7th grade students. Application deadline is April 15, 2016.
615-278-2008 • www.rutherfordbep.org

CREATE AND BOUNCE TECHNOLOGY CAMP
BounceU’s Create & Bounce Technology Camp features Robotics with LEGO Mindstorms and LEGO Stop-motion animation. Learn to design, build and program robots. May 27-29, June 8-12, July 13-17 or August 4-7. 9:30am - 3pm. Weekly $160/$145 siblings. Daily $40/$35 siblings. Before and after care available.
615-893-8386 • www.bounceu.com

CSI: MTSU FORENSIC YOUTH CAMP
FIRE (Forensic Institute for Research and Education) will host CSI:MTSU Forensic Youth Camp. This year’s camp will be full of surprises. Participants will work their crime scene and spend the rest of the week solving the whodunit. On Friday, campers will wrap-up the case when they present their conclusions to parents and invited guests. For high school students. June 21-24. 8am-4pm. $250/child.
www.csimtsu.com

JURASSIC SPARK – DISCOVERY CENTER
Dinosaurs are coming to the Discovery Center! Celebrating our Summer 2016 traveling exhibit Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice, this dino camp will spark curiosity and imaginative play in your child as we travel back to the Jurassic Age. June 6-10 or July 11-15. 9am-4pm. Member $175. Non member $200. Rising K-5th grade.
615-890-2300 • www.explorethedc.org

KIDS’ CREATURE CLUB – DISCOVERY CENTER
Fans of the wildly popular Wild Kratts will love this camp! Campers will investigate the amazing ‘Creature Powers’ of the Discovery Center animals and use creature clues and forensic science techniques to solve new mysteries each day. June 13-17 or July 18-22. 9am – 4pm. Member $175. Non member $200. Rising K-5th grade.
615-890-2300 • www.explorethedc.org

MARS QUEST: ROCKETS & ROBOTS – DISCOVERY CENTER
Send your little astronauts on a mission to Mars! Campers will spend time in the Discovery Center’s STAR Lab, build rockets to blast off into space, and use robots to search for water on Mars. June 20-24 or July 25-29. 9am – 4pm. Member $175. Non member $200. Rising K-5th grade.
615-890-2300 • www.explorethedc.org

SCIENCE OF SUPERHEROES – DISCOVERY CENTER
How do superheroes get so super? Campers will discover the amazing science behind our favorite heroes’ powers, conduct hands-on science experiments, and design a unique superhero persona to save the world! May 31-June 3 or July 5-8. 9am – 4pm. Member $135. Non member $160. Rising K-5th grade.
615-890-2300 • www.explorethedc.org

SUMMER CAMP STEM
Summer Camp STEM is an adventure for kids ages 5-18. Exciting and innovative ways to get hands-on experience with coding, kitchen chemistry, NASA experiments, GoSphero, and more. Offered entire month of June and select weeks in July. $125.
615-415-7963 • www.campSTEM.us

SYLVAN SUMMER SCIENCE CAMPS
GAME DESIGN - introduction to programming through video game creation and animation. Grades 3rd to 8th.  June 6-10. 9:30am – Noon. $199.
CODING ANIMATION – learn programming and animation. Grades 3rd to 8th. June 20-24. 9:30am – Noon. $299.
ENGINEERING LAB – learn more about building bridges. Grades 3rd to 8th. July 11-15. 9:30am – Noon. $199.
SUPER STRUCTURES – explore, build and create bridges. Grades 3rd to 6th. July 18-22. 9:30 am – Noon. $199.
BACK TO SCHOOL ROBOTICS BOOT CAMP – Grades 1st to 6th. August 1 and 2. 9:30 am – Noon. $49/day. For more information visit our website.
http://locations.sylvanlearning.com/us/murfreesboro-tn