2015 SCIENCE SUMMER CAMPS
The University of Maine Physics Department is hosting it’s fifth Science Summer Camps season in 2015. Each themed week of camp is designated for one of three age groups (grades K-2, 3-5, 6-8). The dates and themes of those weeks are as follows:
6/29 – 7/3: 6-8 Space & Energy
7/6 – 7/10: K-2 Astronomy
7/20 – 7/24: K-2 Math & Art
7/27 – 7/31: 3-5 Astronomy
8/10 – 8/14: 3-5 Math & Art
8/17 – 8/21: 6-8 Space & Energy
Camp activities include visits to the Emera Astronomy Center, making liquid nitrogen ice cream, racing rubber band boats, building bridges, making kaleidoscopes, constructing bottle rockets, and attending the Mainely Physics Roadshow and much, much more! For more information on this year’s camp, please see our brochure below.
$170/week/child (early-bird discount 10% – $153 – if registered by June 8th)
Sign up more than one child, OR one child for more than one week, and receive a 20% discount ($136 per week)!!
Signup and payment for the camp are due no later than a week before the relevant week of camp begins (e.g. if your child is attending the 6-8 Space and Energy Camp week on 6/29-7/3, the signup form and payment are due no later than 6/22), but to ensure a spot in your week of choice, enroll as soon as possible. All other waivers and forms (included in the parent packet) are due upon dropping off your child(ren) on the first day of camp.
If you have any questions or would like to submit registration forms, please contact us at:
Science Summer Camps
120 Bennett Hall
University of Maine
Orono, ME 04469-5709
fax: 207-581-3410 ***
*** Please include a cover sheet with all faxes stating the Science Summer Camps as the intended recipient.”
We offer an early drop off/late pickup service for $5 per child per day or $20 per child per week. Please inquire with firstname.lastname@example.org.
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