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VIRTUAL Summer Camp: Online Registration

Each Summer Camp requires a separate registration. Click the link for the specific camp(s) below.

Week of June 29 – July 2 

Morning: Camp CelebrationWhat’s your favorite holiday? We bet it will be part of the line-up for our Camp Celebration week! We’ll travel through an entire calendar year of holidays and celebrations from around the world, celebrating everything from Valentine’s Day to National Pet Day. (Please Note: There will be no camp on Friday, July 3rd.) 1st-2nd Grade »
Afternoon: Nature ExposedTornados, earthquakes, and blizzards, oh my! Explore these natural disasters, along with how they affect the world of animals, plants, our earth, and of course, humans. 1st-2nd Grade »
Morning: Camp CelebrationWhat’s your favorite holiday? We bet it will be part of the line-up for our Camp Celebration week! We’ll travel through an entire calendar year of holidays and celebrations from around the world, celebrating everything from Valentine’s Day to National Pet Day. (Please Note: There will be no camp on Friday, July 3rd.) 3rd-5th Grade »
Afternoon: Science MattersScience plays an important role in our everyday lives! Each day of this camp will feature activities related to a different branch of science including chemistry, meteorology, astronomy, and zoology. 3rd-5th Grade »

Week of July 6 – 10 

Morning: Brain BusterPut on your thinking caps and join us for a brain-busting week! Campers will learn how their brains can solve tricky puzzles and put their minds to work during this mind-bending camp. 1st-2nd Grade »
Afternoon: Around the World Can you travel around the globe in only five days? You can at The Durham Museum! We will “visit” all seven continents and five oceans exploring cultures, landmarks and much more. Get ready to set sail for adventure! 1st-2nd Grade »
Morning: Brain Buster Put on your thinking caps and join us for a brain-busting week! Campers will learn how their brains can solve tricky puzzles and put their minds to work during this mind-bending camp.   3rd-5th Grade »
Afternoon: Time Travelers What was it like to live “back in the day?” Travel to Ancient Egypt, the crazy 80s, and everything in between.   3rd-5th Grade »

Week of July 13 – 17

Morning: Durham OlympicsGo for the gold as we host The Durham Olympics! Explore the history, games, and traditions of the Olympic Games, and create versions you can try at home!
1st-2nd Grade »
Afternoon: Shoot For The StarsPlanets, moons, stars and much more await young astronauts as they shoot for the stars during our space-themed camp. Crafts, games and science experiments will help us explore outer space and what scientists have learned about our galaxy. 1st-2nd Grade »
Morning: Durham OlympicsGo for the gold as we host The Durham Olympics! Explore the history, games, and traditions of the Olympic Games, and create versions you can try at home!
3rd-5th Grade »
Afternoon: Dive To The Ocean FloorTravel to the greatest depths on earth during this ocean-themed camp. While the younger campers are “shooting for the stars” in outer space, our older group will dive deep into ocean life, exploring everything from animal and plant life to shipwrecks and ocean lore. 3rd-5th Grade »

Week of JuLY 20 – 24 

Morning: Camp ConstructionPut on your tool belt and get ready to learn about the fascinating world of architecture, engineering and construction! Local companies Boyd Jones, BVH Architecture and Alvine Engineering will help us explore how buildings get designed, engineered and built through fun, hands-on activities. 1st-2nd Grade »
Afternoon: Bringing Books To LifeHave you ever wished you could bring your favorite stories to life? Join us during this picture-perfect week of camp. We’ll bring out all of our favorite fairytales, fables and modern picture books and celebrate them with crafts, games and even some of our own storytelling. 1st-2nd Grade »
Morning: Camp ConstructionPut on your tool belt and get ready to learn about the fascinating world of architecture, engineering and construction! Local companies Boyd Jones, BVH Architecture and Alvine Engineering will help us explore how buildings get designed, engineered and built through fun, hands-on activities.   3rd-5th Grade »
Afternoon: Inventors And InnovatorsHistory is full of inventors and innovators who have paved the way for today’s modern visionaries. It’s your turn to be one of them during this revolutionary week at camp.   3rd-5th Grade »

Week of JuLY 27 – 31

Due to the popularity of this theme, we will offer two time options per age group. Please note, campers should register for either the AM or the PM session for their grade level, as these are identical camps.

Morning: Wizard AcademyPack your trunk! Our 3rd annual “back to school” camp will feature a full-week, full-day camp celebrating the wizard world! Join us for the sorting hat ceremony on Monday, the awards ceremony on Friday and enjoy the adventures in between! 1st-2nd Grade »
Afternoon: Wizard AcademyPack your trunk! Our 3rd annual “back to school” camp will feature a full-week, full-day camp celebrating the wizard world! Join us for the sorting hat ceremony on Monday, the awards ceremony on Friday and enjoy the adventures in between! 1st-2nd Grade »  
Morning: Wizard AcademyPack your trunk! Our 3rd annual “back to school” camp will feature a full-week, full-day camp celebrating the wizard world! Join us for the sorting hat ceremony on Monday, the awards ceremony on Friday and enjoy the adventures in between!   3rd-5th Grade »
Afternoon: Wizard AcademyPack your trunk! Our 3rd annual “back to school” camp will feature a full-week, full-day camp celebrating the wizard world! Join us for the sorting hat ceremony on Monday, the awards ceremony on Friday and enjoy the adventures in between!   3rd-5th Grade »

Week of august 3 – 7 

Morning: Full S.T.E.A.M. AheadNo, this isn’t a train themed camp! S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) week will feature one letter of this popular acronym each day of the week. Crafts, games, projects and more will get you ready for “back to school” time during our final week of camp. 1st-2nd Grade »
Afternoon: Wild ThingsGet Wild! Discover the wildest animals of the world through games, crafts, and stories. 1st-2nd Grade » 
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Full S.T.E.A.M. AheadNo, this isn’t a train themed camp! S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) week will feature one letter of this popular acronym each day of the week. Crafts, games, projects and more will get you ready for “back to school” time during our final week of camp.   3rd-5th Grade »
Afternoon: Nature ExposedTornados, earthquakes, and blizzards, oh my! Explore these natural disasters, along with how they affect the world of animals, plants, our earth, and of course, humans.   3rd-5th Grade »
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