Day Camps

Member registration opens Nov. 8 at 8am. Public registration opens Nov. 11 at 8am. Learn more about KID Museum membersips here.

A day off of school means an opportunity for making! Robotics, arcade games, world exploration, and more await you at this winter’s new Day Camps.

Winter Day Camps for Grades K-2 & 3-5
December 26, 27, 30 & 31 | 9am – 4pm
Members $85 | Non-Members $95

Visit our Policies page for information on grade levels, cancellations, and more. Please fill out our Winter Day Camps form before attending camp.

Thursday, December 26

K – 2nd Grade | KID City, Jr.

Try your hand at civil engineering as you design and build bridges, plan a city for miniature robots, and so much more!

3rd – 5th Grade | Wearable Tech

Hack your clothing and design your own wearable gadgets using coding*, electronics, and textiles. Step counters, light-up accessories, or light-sensing hats…what will you create?

*Optional Micro:bit available for purchase to bring home.

Friday, December 27

K – 2nd Grade | World Explorers

Travel the world with making! Learn about different countries around the world as your practice your maker skills and create projects inspired by world cultures.

3rd – 5th Grade | Robot Olympics

It’s time for the Robot Olympics! Use different robotics kits to take on a series of building and programming challenges. Program a robot to carry a load from one location to another, build and program a robotic ring-toss game, and more!

Monday, December 30

K – 2nd Grade | “If I Built a Car”

What would you create if you could design a car of your very own? Inspired by Chris Van Dusen’s beloved book, young makers will explore vehicles through hands-on maker actvities like air-powered cars and our popular new “Maker Highway.”

3rd – 5th Grade | Retro Arcade

Get your retro game on! Design and program your own video game in Scratch, then use MakeyMakey to build a custom controller for your game. Games will be playable at home, but controllers won’t work without MakeyMakey*.

Optional MakeyMakey available for purchase to bring home.

Monday, December 30

K – 2nd Grade | New Year’s Eve!

Celebrate the end of the year in this New Year’s Eve-themed maker camp. Make decorations and noisemakers for a New Year’s Eve party, design your own light-up celebration glasses, and more!

3rd – 5th Grade | New Year’s Eve!

Celebrate the end of the year in this New Year’s Eve-themed maker camp. Work collaboratively to build a New Year’s Eve ball drop, create a stop-motion countdown video, and more!

Questions? Call us at 301-897-5437 or email info@kid-museum.org.