Orpheum Children's Science Museum

After School & Camps



Summer Camp: Messy Masterpieces for K through 2nd grade

Explore the world of art! Play with a variety of materials, learn new artistic techniques, and be ready to get messy. This camp is being offered in collaboration with 40North Champaign County Art Council and will be taught by a U of I Art Education graduate.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: June 09, 2014
End Date: June 13, 2014
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Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: Messy Masterpieces for 3rd through 5th grade

Explore the world of art! Play with a variety of materials, learn new artistic techniques, and be ready to get messy. This camp is being offered in collaboration with 40North Champaign County Art Council and will be taught by a U of I Art Education graduate.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: June 09, 2014
End Date: June 13, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: LEGO Robotics Jr. – Explorations with We-Do for K through 5th grade

Take the first steps toward becoming a LEGO Robotics innovator with this introductory level camp. Learn how to construct, work as a team, and explore the world of coding while having fun building with LEGO We-Do kits.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: June 16, 2014
End Date: June 20, 2014
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Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: LEGO iMAGINATION City for K through 3rd grade

Do you enjoy creating and imagining with LEGO? Explore the engineering, design, and creative potential of LEGO. This dynamic curriculum will give campers a new appreciation for LEGO and the infinite possibilities as they test their brains to construct animals, buildings, simple machines, transportation, and model an original LEGO City.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: June 16, 2014
End Date: June 20, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: LEGO Robotics I (June) for 2nd through 5th grade

Become a Roboteer! Engineer with LEGO Mindstorms® at our popular LEGO Robotics Camp. Campers will learn how to build and program models and will create hands on solutions to problems through this STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) based curriculum.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: June 16, 2014
End Date: June 20, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: Anatomy of Sports for K through 5th grade

Sign up for a fun filled week of sportastic education. Learn the physics of shooting baskets, the science of good nutrition, and the physical design of your body movements.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: June 23, 2014
End Date: June 27, 2014
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Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: Girls Do Science for K through 5th grade

Explore the world of science, have fun, and increase your science literacy in this exciting camp just for girls.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: June 23, 2014
End Date: June 27, 2014
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Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: Where The Project WILD Things Are for K through 3rd grade

There is a fascinating world our there and it starts in our own backyard! This camp features outdoor exploration, scientific inquiry, art projects, music and movement, math and reading topics to teach respect for wildlife and conservation. *No camp on July 4th

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: June 30, 2014
End Date: July 03, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: Fabulous Foodies for 3rd through 5th grade

What happens when you mix equal parts Common Ground Food Co-op, Pekara Bakery, and the Orpheum? A week full of cooking, science, and hands on fun! Campers will learn about local produce, how to create delicious meals and treats for the whole family, and how to get your family up and cooking. *No camp of July 4th

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: June 30, 2014
End Date: July 03, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: University of Gross: School of Grossology for K through 2nd grade

If you think science is boring, you have not been to the U of G. Grossology: the study of icky, gooey, slimy, and overall GROSSNESS. Phenomena such as barf, burps, sweat, gas, and poop may be inappropriate conversation for the dinner table, but these topics only brush the surface of the experiments that happen at the University of Gross.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: July 07, 2014
End Date: July 11, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: University of Gross: School of Grossology for 3rd through 5th grade

If you think science is boring, you have not been to the U of G. Grossology: the study of icky, gooey, slimy, and overall GROSSNESS. Phenomena such as barf, burps, sweat, gas, and poop may be inappropriate conversation for the dinner table, but these topics only brush the surface of the experiments that happen at the University of Gross.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: July 07, 2014
End Date: July 11, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: LEGO Robotics I (July) for 2nd through 5th grade

Become a Roboteer! Engineer with LEGO Mindstorms® at our popular LEGO Robotics Camp. Campers will learn how to build and program models and will create hands on solutions to problems through this STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) based curriculum.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: July 14, 2014
End Date: July 18, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: LEGO Robotics II (Prerequisite Robotics I)

Intermediate level for LEGO Robotics. Prerequisite is LEGO Robotics I (camp) OR previous LEGO Club involvement.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: July 14, 2014
End Date: July 18, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: Magical Musical Tour for K through 2nd grade

Jump on our groovy bus as we explore the history and culture of music from around the world. We will jam, sing, and dance our way around the globe on our week long Magical Musical Tour. This camp will feature sessions taught by local musicians and give campers the opportunity to create their own music video.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: July 21, 2014
End Date: July 25, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: Magical Musical Tour for 3rd through 5th grade

Jump on our groovy bus as we explore the history and culture of music from around the world. We will jam, sing, and dance our way around the globe on our week long Magical Musical Tour. This camp will feature sessions taught by local musicians and give campers the opportunity to create their own music video.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: July 21, 2014
End Date: July 25, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: Curious Creatures for K through 5th grade

The world of fascinating creatures reaches far past dogs and fish. Explore all shapes and sizes of living animals and critters, as well as dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures in this adventure of life.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: July 28, 2014
End Date: August 01, 2014
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Seats Remaining? Yes



Summer Camp: Super Hero Academy for K through 5th grade

Illuminate the special powers that your child keeps hidden. Learn the history of some of our favorite heroes and create a hero of your own. Kids will create a secret identity, design their one of a kind super hero costume and write out their story in a comic book.

Cost for members = $290.00
Cost for non-members = $300.00
Start Date: July 28, 2014
End Date: August 01, 2014
Days:
Seats Remaining? Yes