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484.264.2916

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4777 Saucon Creek Road

Center Valley, PA 18034

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Monday to Friday

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484.264.2916

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4777 Saucon Creek Road

Center Valley, PA 18034

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Monday to Friday

Summer Science 2017

DaVinci Science Center at Red Door!

All camps will be held at the Center Valley location, 4777 Saucon Creek Road.
  • Science Camps are open to students who are 3 years old (PRIMER) – fully potty trained by June 1 – through Grade 5.
  • Program is Monday through Friday
  • Half days are 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Full days are 9:00 am – 2:30 pm with brown bag lunch
  • Staffed by our regular Red Door teachers, seasonal Red Door teachers, DaVinci scientists and Red Door alumnae who are 13 – 17 serving as Jr. Counselors
  • Camp is a blend of STEAM-Based activities and traditional summer fun!
  • Choose as many weeks as you like.
  • You will receive a confirmation letter after your payment is received. It will outline the next steps in completing your child’s registration.
  • Red Door provides the space with which your child is already familiar PLUS plentiful, fun summer activities.
  • Their summer mornings will be spent with the teachers they know and love, learning all about science, and engaging in traditional summer camp activities!

ABOUT DAVINCI SCIENCE CENTER

  • The DaVinci Science Center will provide a science teacher, cool experiments, and thematic materials.
  • Da Vinci Science Center is a nationally-recognized science center that has connected science to lives – and lives to science – since 1992.
  • The Center excels in engaging people with the wonders of science in their lives, tomorrow’s innovative careers, the enjoyment of discovery, and creative curiosities.
  • This active and fun approach is inspired by Leonardo da Vinci and transformative figures that have succeeded him into the 21st century.

SUMMER REGISTRATION AND ACCEPTANCE SCHEDULE

Immediately: Currently-enrolled and alumnae families

Beginning Friday March 31Newly-enrolled families who have already submitted their regular school year admission form and fee.

Beginning April 7General public if spaces remain.

Cancellations made 21 or more days before arrival date: Full Refund minus $25.00 processing fee

Cancellations made 8-20 days before arrival date: 50% Refund

Cancellations made 7 or less days before arrival date: 25% Refund

We understand that sometimes it becomes necessary to reschedule a summer camp session after your reservation has been made. The Center will be happy to accommodate a one-time reservation change at no cost if there is availability on the new date. Additional changes to the reservation date will incur a $25.00 processing fee.

AGE LEVELS AND WEEKLY THEMES

PRIMER: AGE 3 + FULLY POTTY TRAINED BY 06/01/17   |   PRE-K: 4 + FULLY POTTY TRAINED BY 06/01/2017

HALF-DAY ONLY | $145/WEEK | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Week 1, 6/26
Science of the Sea
Our students become oceanographers for the week learning about waves, tides, animals that live in salt water environments and how scientists explore the ocean

Week 2, 7/10
Emerging Engineers
This summer week puts the “E” in our STEAM curriculum. Young engineers learn about what makes structures stable. Plenty of teamwork, designing and testing theories and a chance to build and break.

Week 3, 7/17
Little Coders
Investigate computers and complete coding challenges. Engage in a healthy mix of on-screen and “unplugged” activities that develop your child’s problem-solving skills and build a strong foundation for their high-tech future.

Week 4, 7/24
Bodies & Beyond
Where does my food go after I eat it? Why does my heart beat so fast after I play? Discover your amazing body through stories, songs, and hands-on learning at this fun-filled camp.

Week 5, 7/31
Frozen Summer
In the heat of summer, we’ll cool off with a boatload of cold and wet activities and games.

KINDERGARTEN: Entering Kindergarten in the fall | GRADE 1: Entering Grade 1 in the fall | GRADE 2: Entering Grade 2 in the fall

HALF-DAY | $145/WEEK | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
FULL-DAY | $265/WEEK | 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM (Brown Bag Lunch)

Week 1, 6/26
Messy Matter
It’s OK to make a mess at this week-long mess-fest! Send them to us…no fuss, no muss for you!

Week 2, 7/10
Big Backyard
There are so many critters and plants who call your yard home. Learn about plants and animals native to our area and who visits your backyard.

Week 3, 7/17
Engineering Endeavors
This summer week puts the “E” in our STEAM curriculum. Young engineers learn about what makes structures stable. Plenty of teamwork, designing and testing theories and a chance to build and break.

Week 4, 7/24
Adventures with Dr. Suess
This super silly summer camp follows along with some of your favorite Dr. Seuss books! Join us on an adventure through our imaginations.

Week 5, 7/31
Kid Coders
Investigate computers and complete coding challenges. Engage in a healthy mix of on-screen and “unplugged” activities that develop your child’s problem-solving skills and build a strong foundation for their high-tech future.

GRADE 3: Entering Grade 3 in the fall | GRADE 4: Entering Grade 4 in the fall | GRADE 5: Entering Grade 5 in the fall

HALF-DAY | $145/WEEK | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
FULL-DAY | $265/WEEK | 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM (Brown Bag Lunch)

Week 1, 6/26
Medical Minds
Calling all future physicians! Here is an adventure that was designed for you. Campers will explore a sampling of the many aspects of the medical profession.

Week 2, 7/10
Invent It
Are you full of ideas to make your life easier? Expand on your ideas and create inventions that may just help others do things faster or more easily.

Week 3, 7/17
Crime Lab
Whodunit? Learn the science of following the evidence to crack the case! Footprints in the dirt. Fingerprints on the doorknob. What’s your theory?

Week 4, 7/24
Toy Fun
Have an idea for a cool toy? What makes toys fun to use? There’s science behind how toys work. Learn about what makes something fun to use and try your hand at designing a cool toy!

Week 5, 7/31
STEAM Camp
This camp gives you the chance to try it all: Science.Technology.Engineering.Arts.Math. Which do you like best?

Register for Summer Science Camp 2017!

We're excited for your child to join us this summer.
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