Summer Camps 2017


 

2017 Summer Camps for Kids!

Choose from our wide selection of Summer Camps for 2017. Space is limited in each session, so register early!   Camp fees include materials and must be paid in advance to guarantee a space in the camp.   Before & After Camp Care is available! Members save 10%!   Children must be accompanied by an adult if they are unable to toilet independently. Please complete and return an Authorization of Consent to Treatment of a Minor before the first day of class.

sunshine clip art2017 Summer Camps Guide

sunshine clip art   Before and After Care Registration Summer 2017

(Pre-registration ONE WEEK in advance is required for camps and before/after care!)

sunshine clip art Online Registration for camps

sunshine clip art Online Registration for Before and After Care


Please note the age requirements for each camp.

 

summer camps logosunshine clip art Digging for Dinos!

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Monday, July 3

Ages 4 and up  Dig for dinosaurs, hatch an ice dinosaur egg and build a wooden dinosaur model as we explore the world of dinosaurs! This class is dino-mite!

Instructor: Angela Freeman

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artMessy Science

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Monday, July 3

Ages 3 and up  Let’s get messy and explore FIZZ, BUBBLE AND POP EXPERIMENTS! Dress for mess and be ready for some fun chemical reactions! Kids will explore many science stations!

Instructor: Angela Freeman

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artCrime Scene Detectives

10  a.m. – 12 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, July 5, 6, and 7

Ages 5 and up  It’s time to investigate! Campers will learn all about investigating and forensics, looking for clues, and working on a case! They will put their skills to the test as they investigate a case at the museum!

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Fee: $75 per child

sunshine clip artGlass Fusion and Basket Weaving

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, July 5, 6, and 7

Ages 6 and up  Dive into the world of mixed media art! Learn how to paint with mixed media, create glass infused tiles and weave a colorful paper basket!

Instructor: Patti Hayes

Fee: $75 per child

sunshine clip artFrozen Wonderland Dance Camp

10 a.m. until 12 p.m. Saturday, July 8

Ages 3 to 5  Let your tots jump into a Frozen wonderland themed dance camp! Allow your child’s creativity and independence to bloom in a bright and supportive atmosphere., This camp is offered in partnership with Skagit Seedlings in Mount Vernon.

Instructor: Amy Christianson

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artCooking Around the World

10 a.m. until 12 p.m. Monday through Friday, July 10-15

Ages 5 and up   Explore the flavors of the world while acquiring cooking skills!  Learn to make traditional dishes from various countries. Proper knife skills will be a part of this class.

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Fee: $100 per child

sunshine clip artOoey Gooey Science

1 p.m until 3 p.m. Monday, July 10

Ages 4 and up  It’s time to roll up your sleeves and let your imaginations take off in this class where we’ll be using paint, clay, creation station supplies and more! Children will experience a wide variety of artistic creativity. Please dress for potential mess!

Instructor: Angela Freeman

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artRocking Good Time with Geology

1o a.m. – 12 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 10 and July 11

Ages 5 to up  Do you want to learn about the magical world of rocks?  Exploring geology and being creative with rocks! Learn and test the different properties of rocks and take home a mini Rite in the Rain notebook!

Instructor: Kate Simmons

Fee: $50 per child

sunshine clip artLittle Buccaneers!

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday, July 11 and 12

Ages 5 and up  Calling all pirates! In this two day camp, campers will learn the history of pirates, make treasure maps, create a time capsule, knot tying and more!

Instructor: Kate Simmons

Fee: $50 per child

sunshine clip artScience Sleuths!

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday, July 13 and 14

Ages 3 and up  Calling all kids with a love of science! Join this action packed morning exploring fun science tricks you never thought were possible!

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Fee: $50 per child

sunshine clip artToddler Stay and Play!

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Saturday, July 15

Ages 1 to 3  In this fun camp, parents will stay and play with their little ones while engaging in fun learning activities. Take home items provided to continue your fun at home!

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artMessy Art and Sensory Play

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Monday through Friday, July 17-22

Ages 3 and up   It’s time to roll up your sleeves and let your imaginations take off in this class where we’ll be using paint, messy materials, and more! Children will experience a wide variety of artistic creativity. Please dress for potential mess!

Instructors: Angela Freeman – Wednesday and Thursday/Jessica Kelley – Monday, Tuesday and Friday

Fee: $100 per child

sunshine clip artBrain Games!

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Monday, July 17

Ages 4 and up   Do you like brain teasers? Challenge your brain with mind twisting puzzles and physical challenges!

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artNavigation and Maps!

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, July 18, 19 and 20

Ages 8 and up   Explore maritime, aeronautical, road maps, compasses and directions! Map the museum in direction and number of steps and landmarks!

Instructor: Kate Simmons

Fee: $75 per child

sunshine clip artPaper Airplanes Palooza!

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Friday, July 21

Ages 5 to up   Learn how to create epic paper airplanes with techniques honed by Redd, the master! Kids will learn the science of how to make them soar while they master their skills!

Instructor: Redd Cohen

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artHawaiian Princess Camp

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Saturday, July 22

Ages 3 to 5  Splash on into our sunny Hawaiian princess dance camp!  Allow your child’s creativity and independence to bloom! This camp is offered in partnership with Skagit Seedlings in Mount Vernon.

Instructor: Amy Christianson

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artSTEAM up your Brain!

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Monday through Friday, July 24-28

Ages 4 and up   Explore STEAM-Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math in this fun hands-on camp! One topic each day! Materials fee included in price.

Instructors: Angela Freeman, Kate Simmons, and Patti Hayes

Fee: $100 per child

sunshine clip artJunior Pilot Ground School

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 24 and 25

Ages 8 and up   Junior Pilots will learn parts of an airplane, science of flight, weather, navigation, aerodynamics of aircraft and birds, and create their own plane!

Instructor: Kate Simmons

Fee: $50 per child

sunshine clip artIntro to Baking!

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, July 26-28

Ages 5 and up   Bake and decorate yummy treats! Cake Pops, muffins, cookies and more! Children will learn basic kitchen skills and learn names of cooking utensils. Materials fee included.

Instructor: Carla De La Rosa/Madison Leigh

Fee: $75 per child

sunshine clip artDigging for Dinos!

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Thursday, July 27

Ages 4 to up   Dig for dinosaurs, hatch an ice dinosaur egg and build a wooden dinosaur model as we explore the world of dinosaurs! This class is dino-mite!

Instructor: Angela Freeman

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artSuper Hero Camp!

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Monday through Friday, July 31 through August 4

Ages 3 and up Our little heroes will learn to strengthen their superhero skills through obstacle courses, make their own superhero cape, and learn about what makes each of them a hero!

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Fee: $100 per child

sunshine clip art Ice Dye

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 31 and August 1

Ages 5 to up  It’s classic tye-dye with a twist! Learn how to transform plain items into colorful, unique pieces of art.

Instructor: Chelsea Curry

Fee: $50 per child

sunshine clip artSurvival Cans!

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Wednesday, August 2

Ages 5 to up  Are you prepared? Kids will learn about safety and preparing for emergency situations. Each camper will create and fill a survival can to have ready in the event of an emergency! Fee includes materials.

Instructor: Chelsea Curry

Fee: $35 per child

sunshine clip artBig Science for Little Kids!

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Thursday and Friday, August 3 and 4

Ages 4 to 7  Kids will explore the many wonders of science through various activities! Liquids, balancing, floating, sound and of course Fizz! Activities based on the book Big Science for little Kids by Lynn Brunelle of Bainbridge Island!

Instructor: Angela Freeman

Fee: $50 per child

sunshine clip artBig Science for Big Kids!

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, August 7-9

Ages 5 to 10  For the older kiddos, explore the many different facets of science! Each day will focus on a different type of science including: magic of science, chemical reactions, and outer space!

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Fee: $75 per child

sunshine clip artAll BUGGED Out!

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Thursday, August 10

Ages 3 to up  Join us as we explore the world of bugs and their habitats!

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artWaterbeads!

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. Friday, August 11

Ages 5 to up  Have fun with waterbeads! Kids will learn the science of how they expand, have some sensory play and create a project with waterbeads! Kids will take some home to play with as well!

Instructor: Jessica Kelley

Fee: $25 per child

sunshine clip artCupcake Baking and Decorating

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, August 7 and 8

Ages 7 to up  Learn the secret to creating beautiful, tasty cupcakes!  Bake your own cupcakes from scratch, then use icing and frosting to make it a work of delicious, edible art.

Instructor: Chelsea Curry

Fee: $50 per child

sunshine clip artArt Adventures

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, August 9-11

Ages 5 to up  Unleash your creativity! In this art camp you will learn a variety of art styles and mediums to create your own works of art!! Take home all your masterpieces to display!

Instructor: TBD

Fee: $75 per child

sunshine clip artPrincess Ballerina Camp

1 p.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, August 12

Ages 3-5  Bring your prancing dancers in to be princess ballerinas for the morning! Allow your child’s creativity and independence to bloom in a bright and supportive atmosphere. All of our princess ballerinas will get to dance to their favorite princess themed songs, take home fun coloring pages, sticker charts and award certificates to celebrate their success at the end of class! This camp is offered in partnership with Skagit Seedlings in Mount Vernon.

Instructor: Amy Christianson

Fee: $25 per child

 

 Notes: Class Fees include all materials!

Children do not have to be accompanied by an adult if they are able to toilet independently.

CMSC Members receive a 10% discount on Tuition Fees!

Before and After Camp Care is available: 9 a.m. until 10 a.m., 12 p.m. until 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. until 4 p.m. The cost is $10/hour per camper.

Pre-registration ONE WEEK in advance is required for camps and before/after care!

CAMP CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICY: CANCELLATIONS SEVEN OR MORE DAYS PRIOR TO CLASS START DATE ARE 100% REFUNDABLE. CANCELLATIONS LESS THAN SEVEN DAYS PRIOR TO START DATE ARE NOT REFUNDABLE. PLEASE NOTE PAYMENT IS REQUIRED TO GUARANTEE A SPOT IN A CAMP. IN THE EVENT OF A CAMP CANCELLATION BY THE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM, FEES ARE 100% REFUNDABLE.

Campers are encouraged to eat breakfast or lunch before camp. Snacks will be provided.

 

We are partnering with Skagit Seedlings on Saturdays to offer exciting dance camps! All camps will be held at the museum.skagitseedlings

Visit Skagit Seedlings at: www.skagitseedlings.com