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School’s Out Science Camps

Single-day school holiday camp sessions take place in the fall, winter, and spring and are available for children in grades K-5. Students will be able to experiment, create, and learn through a variety of topics and activities.

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Save $5 on every day camp when you register your child for two or three camps during the same transaction, or save $10 per camp when you register your child for four or more.

2018-19 Camp Schedule

Super Cool Science
Dec. 26, 27, and 28, 2018
(Winter Break)

Dec. 26: Campers will learn about the coldest parts of the Earth and how humans and animals are able to deal with the cold.
Dec. 27: We'II experiment with chemistry, including dry ice and liquid nitrogen, to learn about what happens when things get cold, and why.
Dec. 28: This day features the return of Mini Ice Cream Wars. Campers work in teams to create their own ice cream flavor and compete for tasters' votes.

Rainforest Adventures
Jan. 21, 2019
(MLK Jr. Day)

To celebrate Rainforest Weekend, we're going wild in camp! We'll learn about the plants and animals of the rainforest and be able to see our special visitors from the Lehigh Valley Zoo.

Pirate Camp
Feb. 15, 2019
(Presidents' Day)

Arrgh, where be me booty? Campers will use boats, maps, compasses, and more to navigate the Science Center and find the hidden treasure.

Claws & Paws
Feb. 18, 2019
(Presidents' Day)

Mush! Campers are going to meet actual sled dogs and learn about animals that work and how we can work with animals.

Camp Details

  • Camps run from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • For students in grades K-5
  • $75 per student, per day
  • The day includes a short recess break in the morning, a lunch break, and a short afternoon recess
  • A lunch from Domino’s or Chick-Fil-A may be added for an additional $5 (Dominos) or $7 (Chick-Fil-A)
  • Morning and afternoon snacks may be added for $2 each
  • Morning drop off begins at 8:45 a.m.
  • Morning care activities from 7:30-9 a.m. may be added for an additional $10
  • Afternoon care activities from 4-5:30 p.m. may be added for an additional $10

Spy Camp
April 19 and 22, 2019
(Spring Break)

Da Vinci needs super spies! Campers will learn about how to go undercover, crack secret codes, and make super cool spy gadgets.

Camp Reservation and Refund Policies

  • Cancellations made 21 or more days before arrival date: Full refund minus $25 processing fee
  • Cancellations made 8-20 days before arrival date: 50 percent refund
  • Cancellations made 7 days or less before arrival date: 25 percent refund
  • Reservation adjustments: Da Vinci Science Center understands that sometimes it becomes necessary to reschedule a summer camp session after your reservation has been made. The Science Center will be happy to accommodate a one-time reservation change

Contact: Joe Schoenly, 484-664-1002, Ext. 149 Email: camps@davincisciencecenter.org


P: 484.664.1002
D: 3145 Hamilton Blvd. Bypass, Allentown, PA 18103
H: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun. 12-5 p.m.
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