Join the Discovery Center for a summer of fun!
Explore different science themes and concepts, conduct simple experiments, play games,
make crafts, cool off at the pool, and go on a field trip each week!
We offer summer camp for two age groups (Juniors = ages 8 – 11 | Seniors = ages 12 – 15) from May 28 – August 2.
Each week of summer camp has a different theme or topic. Select a few weeks or attend all summer!
|Junior / Senior Camp||$130 / week|
|Junior / Senior Camp (Member Rate)||$115 / week|
|Extended Day||$15 / week|
|Registration Fee||$25 / camper|
Camp Day starts at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 4:00 p.m.
Extended Day is from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.; 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Button will redirect you to Ocala/Marion County ActiveNet where Junior and/or Senior Camp can be selected and registration, payment can be completed.
May 28 – May 31
Join us this week for camp as we learn about codes. From ancient cyphers to modern day coding, learn how to decipher a myriad of codes and create your own!
June 3 – June 7
Join us as we explore the Middle Ages in this week-long journey to the past. We will engineer ancient architecture, craft homemade catapults, explore medieval art, make food the medieval way, and even play medieval games.
June 10 – June 14
Join us this week as we learn the basics of survival: knots, tracks, shelter, food, and much more!
June 17 – June 21
Theme: Animal Science
Join us this week as we learn about amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals! From everyday to exotic pets and even wild animals, learn what it takes to care for these animals as pets and in the wild.
June 24 – June 28
Theme: Art & Science
Join us this week as we explore the intersection of art and science by creating art in many forms!
July 1 – 3, 5
Theme: Insects & Arachnids
Join us this week to learn about bugs! Often misunderstood, learn why we couldn’t live without bugs and why they are truly amazing!
July 8 – July 12
Theme: CSI Science
Join us this week as we learn about the many types of science used in crime scene investigation (CSI).
July 15 – July 19
Theme: The Science of Flight
Join us this week as we explore the science of flight in its many forms, man-made and in nature. From airplanes to rockets to birds, let’s soar!
July 22 – July 26
Theme: The Five Senses
Join us this week for a sensational experience as we investigate the science behind our five senses: hearing, sight, smell, touch, and taste!
July 29 – August 2
Theme: Volcanoes & Earthquakes
Join us for the last week of summer camp as we investigate the science behind volcanoes and earthquakes and make our own!