Destination Science The fun science day camp for curious kids 5 to 11!
Destination Science kids (ages 5 to 11 years) enjoy those “Aha!” moments! STEM learning is more important than ever before. In fact, it’s a national movement. Start your child’s journey this summer by heading toward Destination Science! Each week-long session has 20 super-fun, hands-on science stations, camp traditions, crazy games & great teachers.
Locations: Garden City, Jericho, Manhasset, Merrick, Wantagh
(See location details below)
Times: 9am - 3:30pm, Extend Care available 8am - 5:00pm
Special Offer: Enroll by June 1st and save $10/session. Additional discounts for multiple sessions and siblings.
4 Exciting Weekly Themes:
The Ultimate Survival Zone
Become a Survivor Specialist as we explore super fun challenges. Build and customize an electric powered chameleon, the master of survival! Help launch supplies over a broken bridge to your teammates and realize the power of teamwork! Then explore the adaptations that make you amazing from your brain to your DNA. Be astonished by volcanoes, skyscrapers, and earthquakes! Anyone can become a Survival Master by using super cool science!
Astronaut Adventure Camp
Calling all future Astronauts & Adventurous Explorers! Space, the final frontier, is now open to everyone! Before you blast off, you’ll want to go through astronaut training! Build & launch a real rocket, uncover the secrets of living in space, eat astronaut food, conduct fun space experiments, and construct a life-size replica of the International Space Station. After lunch, create your very own solar powered space mobile! At Astronaut Adventure Camp, you can golf to the planets, make a real comet, create a biome you can eat, and become a far-out flier in our All-Camp Air Show.
Wacky Mega-Bot Tech
Introducing our biggest bot ever, standing over 12 inches high & able to rollover obstacles using its powerful rubber treading. This amazing mega-bot needs one thing though…a creator! Build & power up your personal robot to be your companion, then join us in our ultra fun robo-rally where we parade, race & battle for cool prizes. Get energized as we explore alternative energy sources to power up our favorite gizmos & gadgets. Plus, take a voyage to uncover microscope mysteries, write messages that disappear with light & lasers, see the incredible strength of a swimming magnet and cool off with a bladeless fan! Is it magic or super cool science?
Crazy Coaster Science & Sea-fari Park
Destination Science is going vertical! Welcome to our Fun Park, where you become a crazy coaster scientist! Each day, build and experiment with your very own gravity-defying roller coaster that you take home. Add a flashin’ light up carnival, a cosmic bowling alley, raging water sprayers and more to make your Fun Park spectacular. Later, explore the biggest ecosystem on Earth; touch a sea star, create your own seashell collection & experience monster thrills as you come face-to-face with a real shark...is it a predator or prey? We’ll be waiting to greet you at the Fun Park!
Garden City: Adelphi University, 1 South Avenue, 11530
Jericho: Jericho Jewish Center, 430 North Broadway, 11753-2114
Manhasset: Shelter Rock Church, 626 Plandome Rd., 11030
Merrick: Temple Beth Am Merrick, 2377 Merrick Avenue, 11566-4320
Wantagh: The Church of St. Jude, 3606 Lufberry Avenue, 11793-3031
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Hey Kids! Build a robot, explore the science behind superheroes, solve a galactic mystery, and more. DS kids have “Aha!” moments of creativity and discovery while building, experimenting, and playing with astonishing gadgets, and fantastic gizmos. Our top notch, enthusiastic educators and leaders make STEM learning an adventure!
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