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This July, Mad Science is coming to the Oaks Park Dance Pavilion! Combining fun and learning at Portland's favorite summer destination is sure to give your kids a summer camp experience they'll never forget. Advance registration is required. See camp descriptions, dates, and fees below.

 

ROCKETS AND THE SCIENCE OF FLIGHT (AGES 5-7)

Monday, July 9, 2018 - Friday, July 13, 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm, daily
$225.00 per child
Ages 5 - 7 only
Register for Rockets and the Science of Flight

Space, rockets, planes, and flight ... a little bit of everything for a rockin' good time! Mad Science's most popular camp for younger campers (ages 5 - 7). Kids have a blast learning the hows and whys of aerodynamics by studying all things that fly: planes, kites, hot air balloons, helicopters and, of course, rockets!

ROCKET LAB (AGES 7-12)

 

Monday, July 16, 2018 - Friday, July 20, 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm, daily
$225.00 per child
Ages 7-12 only
Register for Rocket Lab

3...2...1... Blast Off! This camp is rockets, rockets, and more rockets! Kids build and launch a rocket everyday as they learn all about, you guessed it, rockets! Your child is in for an action-packed week focused entirely on rockets and the physics of rocket flight! Campers will learn the importance of teamwork in launching rockets and will have the opportunity to try their hand at each role!

 

CREATIVE CONTRAPTIONS! THE INVENTORS CAMP (AGES 7-12)

Monday, July 23, 2018 - Friday, July 27, 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm, daily
$225.00 per child
Ages 7-12 only
Register for Creative Contraptions Camp

This camp will take junior inventors on a journey of discovery from the real-life inventions of da Vinci, Edison, and the Wright brothers, to Isaac Asimov's dreams of future inventions. Each day campers will be given a series of challenges which must be overcome using basic materials, simple machines, tips from world famous inventors, and the most important thing of all... their mind! With a little bit of ingenuity, they'll construct catapults and forts and then lay siege, fabricate innovative flying contraptions, design their own gizmo prototypes, and will even assemble a working light saber to take home! And what better setting for this camp than Oaks Park, the place filled with every kid's favorite contraptions... amusement park rides!

 

Camp fees do not include Oaks Park Attractions. See registration links for camp policies and more info.