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 June 1st – August 7th.
Each week of summer camp has a different theme or topic.
|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.
STAY TUNED FOR SUMMER 2020 REGISTRATION
Summer Camp Weeks and Themes
June 1st – June 5th
Theme: Marine Biology
Dive deep into marine biology as we learn about ocean life and ecosystems, deep sea exploration, conservation, and more!
June 8th – June 12th
Theme: Myths and Magic
Get ready to debunk some myths and discover the science behind some of our famous mythological tales.
June 15th – June 19th
Learn to walk on the wild side as you practice survival basics: knots, tracks, shelter, food, and much more. Bring your sense of adventure to overcome survival challenges as a team!
June 22nd – June 26th
Theme: Air and Space
Three, two, one, LIFT OFF! 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!
June 29th – July 2nd
Theme: Arts & Science
Science and art combine as you experiment with different artistic techniques, materials, and styles!
Spark your curiosity as we examine energy in its many forms. From circuits to gravity, we will shed light on the many mysteries of energy!
July 13th -17th
Theme: Awesome Animals
With the dog days of summer just around the corner there’s no better time to learn all about animals! From pets to wildlife, we will introduce you to animal care, wildlife biology techniques, and more.
July 20th – July 24th
Get ready, get set, BUILD! Tinker with toys to problem solve our hands on engineering challenges.
July 27th – July 31st
Theme: Archaeology & Geology
Dig up the past as we explore the connections between archaeology and geology. You will dig for fossils, learn about Florida’s unique geological features, and uncover the stories that ancient artifacts can tell us!
August 3rd – August 7th
Theme: Exhibit Design
Learn first hand from our staff what it takes to design an exhibit and create your own exhibit concept. The winning concept might become a future Discovery Center exhibit!