While school is out, join us as we turn this winter break into a Winter WONDERland! Campers can register for just one day, or all seven, to meet the needs of their curious minds and their busy parents. We'll explore wintery topics – like colds and cold weather - with a dose of the holidays thrown in for good measure.
Location: Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium, on the UA Campus
Who: Children Grades K-5
Camp Hours: 9am – 4 pm
Cost: $45/day for Flandrau Members, $55/day for Non-Members
Early Care: 8:00 am – 9:00 am, $4/day
Late Care: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, $8/day
December 20: Wintery Weather
It’s cold outside - in some places, at least. Watch a planetarium show that explains the reasons for the seasons and learn how nature adapts to these sometimes-chilly conditions
December 23: Toymaker’s Apprentice
Leave high-tech behind – we’re going back to basics! Campers will get to build and create their own toys using simple materials.
December 26: Candy Chemistry
The holidays are the sweetest time of the year. Join us for a day of confection creation that would make Willy Wonka proud.
December 27: Arctic Architecture
From igloos to gingerbread houses, learn about structures that withstand the elements - except for your digestive system!)
December 30: New Years Around the World
Learn about how countries and cultures around the world bring in the New Year, and start your own tradition (resolutions included!)
January 2: The Science of Snow
They say each snowflake is different, but why? Learn how nature creates unique patterns in ice as you experiment with states of matter.
January 3: What’s in Your ‘A-Choo’?
‘Tis the season for colds and the flu. Find out what makes these bacteria and viruses spread and multiply as you learn about healthy, and not-so-healthy habits.
*Please Note: Camps may be subject to cancellation if minimum daily enrollment is not met*