At Club Scientific Summer Camps, we combine hands-on learning with one-on-one attention to create a fun environment that teaches students to enjoy the challenge of critical thinking. All of our hands-on activities conform to National Science Standards, making science challenging and fun! Our camp instructors are highly trained educational professionals, assisted by skilled assistants that have have a passion for science!Click on the summer camp age group boxes below -or- in the blue bar above for more information on our camp themes!

Ages 5 - 8

Camp Jr. Paleontologistelectricity

This camp offers an exciting introduction into the basics of Paleontology. Campers will be immersed in several hand-on projects such as deciphering hieroglyphic messages, exploring petrified wood fossils, handling trilobite fossil casts, panning for gems and minerals, viewing Native American art, cracking open a Geodes, polishing amber and T-Rex teeth and completing a miniature dinosaur and shark fossil dig! This thrilling camp experience will have your child playing in the dirt and having the time of their lives!

 

 

Camp Jr. Chemist

Potions, bubbles and eruptions! Campers will be learning about polymers and making slime, instant worms, funny putty, magic sand, gravity goo, doing a candy color experiment, making a CO2 sandwich and more! Campers will learn the importance of taking accurate measurements when creating our exciting concoctions and will use scientific methods while conducting their experiments! This camp will be a BLAST (Literally!)

Ages 8 - 12

Club Scientific Hollywood Special Effects

Join us for a full-day immersive experience to learn the science behind Hollywood’s special effects! Activities will demonstrate concepts related to light, sound, perception, illusion and set building. Campers will also learn various special effect make-up techniques working with the same materials used by professional make-up artists to simulate cuts, bruises, artificial blood, and old age. Campers will get to premiere the movies on Friday!
***Campers will need to bring a digital camera (or a device with a digital camera) for the last day of camp to make their movie home after the camp.***

 

Club Scientific Emergency Vet

This camp is a young person’s ticket to the world of Veterinary Medicine! Our lessons will give young vets a chance to investigate the exciting careers of real veterinarians and allow them to be involved in hands-on activities and experiments such as DNA extraction, clinical procedures, First-Aid, sheep heart dissection, owl pellet dissection, dental care and more! ***Please note: Animals may be present at camp - this camp is not recommended for campers who have cat/dog allergies. Campers are NOT to bring their own pets to the camp***

 

 

Club Scientific CSI FORENSICS

Calling all future Crime Scene Investigators! Campers will learn how law enforcement professionals solve crimes and analyze evidence. We'll use many of the same tools used by professionals to collect evidence from our mock crime scenes. Campers will learn how a crime is actually solved using the science of Forensics, and learn how Biology, Chemistry, and Physics plays a major role in the investigation! Campers use microscopes to analyze fibers, use facial composite software, and more!

Dates and Locations


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Brownsburg Summer Camps

DateTimeAge GroupCamp Theme
June 17-219AM-4PMAges 5-8Club Scientific Junior Chemist
June 17-219AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific CSI Forensics
July 15-199AM-4PMAges 5-8Club Scientific Junior Paleontologist
July 15-199AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific Emergency Vet
July 15-199AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific Hollywood Special Effect

Indianapolis Summer Camps

DateTimeAge GroupCamp Theme
June 10-149AM-4PMAges 5-8Club Scientific Junior Chemist
June 10-149AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific CSI Forensics
July 22-269AM-4PMAges 5-8Club Scientific Junior Paleontologist
July 22-269AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific Emergency Vet
July 22-269AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific Hollywood Special Effect

Greater Lafayette Summer Camps

DateTimeAge GroupCamp Theme
June 5-89AM-4PMAges 4-6Club Scientific Junior Chemist
June 3-79AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific CSI Forensics
July 29-Aug 29AM-4PMAges 5-8Club Scientific Junior Paleontologist
July 29-Aug 29AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific Emergency Vet
July 29-Aug 29AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific Hollywood Special Effect

Zionsville Summer Camps

DateTimeAges GroupCamp Theme
June 24-289AM-4PMAges 5-8Club Scientific Junior Chemist
June 24-289AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific CSI Forensics
July 8-129AM-4PMAges 5-8Club Scientific Junior Paleontologist
July 8-129AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific Emergency Vet
July 8-129AM-4PMAges 8-12Club Scientific Hollywood Special Effect