Youth Act ivit s ie MAD SCIENCE MEETS ROCKSPORT A Superb Combo Program! Back by Popular Demand! We are excited to offer these New fantastic programs, featuring Progr ams two popular elements that kids love — science exploration and rock climbing! We partner with Mad Science and Rocksport to bring these awesome opportunities to your child. Children will learn about the featured science topic of the day, enjoy a snack which is provided; and then, have a blast as they rock climb. There are two awesome sessions for the kids to enjoy! They are out-of-this world FUN! Sizzling Summer with Science Camp &Workshops MAD SCIENCE We have plenty of incredible programs to engage your child’s curiosity. Children can explore and enjoy different topics; and most of all, have FUN! To be exact, it’s SUPER SCIEN-TASTIC FUN!! MAD SCIENCE CAMP & WORKSHOPS We are excited to welcome back and partner with Mad Science of the Capital District to offer the following exceptional, unique, and hands-on science programs! All programs and camps are curriculum correlated and meet S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) objectives. They make it their mission to spark imaginative learning! Mad Science is the leading science enrichment provider for children. These programs will encourage team-building, as we work collaboratively to solve real-world S.T.E.M./S.T.E.A.M. problems! All supplies are included. FUN-damental Forces Workshop: Session 1 — July 24 Find out what makes the world go around in an entertaining introduction to the basic concepts of forces. A Gravity Game is a fun way to bring this workshop home! MAD SCIENCE CAMP CAMP EUREKA! New For 2019 Aerospace – Brixology LEGO® Workshop: Session 2 — August 8 Launch your imagination to new heights as you explore aerospace engineering! Discover the secrets of working in space – efficiency and compact design. Create a trussed space station module, then connect it with others to create a massive modular spacecraft. Children will overcome a series of challenges using basic materials, simple machines, tips from famous inventors, and the most important of all — their mind. With a little bit of ingenuity, children will create catapults and forts, construct working light sticks to take home, and assemble a set of circuits with batteries and light bulbs. While Thomas Edison said, “invention is 10% inspiration and 90% perspiration,” this camp is 100% FUN! It’s a blast for the kids and out-ofthis world, too! FOR ................................................................................................... Ages 6-12 WHEN .........................................................July 29-August 2 (Monday-Friday) TIME ..................................................................................... 9:00 am-12:00 pm WHERE ........................................ Queensbury WHBI School, Classroom #121 FEE ............................................................ Resident $135; Non-Resident $145 CLASS SIZE ............................................................ Minimum 10; Maximum 20 Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and drink each day. Note to parents: For your child’s safety, please inform the Department Staff, at the time of registration, and the instructor of any known allergies that exist for your child. ROCK CLIMBING COMPONENT: Children will learn basic skills, techniques, and climbing strategy. Rocksport instructors will be monitoring the children as they have so much fun climbing at the spectacular, state-of-the-art Rocksport facility! All materials, supplies, and a snack are included. Note to parents: For your child’s safety, please inform the Department Staff, at the time of registration, and the instructor of any known allergies that exist for your child. MAD SCIENCE WORKSHOPS It will be a great afternoon for the kids! Let’s ROCK this perfect combo! FOR ................... Boys & Girls Grades K-5 WHEN ....Session 1: July 24 (Wednesday) Session 2: August 8 (Thursday) TIME ....................................1:00-3:30 pm WHERE ..........Rocksport, 54 Carey Road, Queensbury FEE ........................ Resident $45/session; Non-Resident $55/session CLASS MAXIMUM ............................... 20 Please Note: the completion of an online Rocksport waiver is required. To complete, visit rocksportny.com. Super Science 8-Pack for $95 and save $25! Just the right formula for summer education! Does your child LOVE science? Sign up for the Ooze into a gooey hour of sliming around! Create slime using the Mad Science recipe; and then, enter the Slime Olympics! Take home your own concoction of Mad Science Slime, too! FOR ..............................................Grades K-5 (for the 2019-2020 school year) WHEN ......................................................................................... July 5 (Friday) TIME ......................................................................................... 10:30-11:30 am WHERE ........................................ Queensbury WHBI School, Classroom #121 FEE ................................................................ Resident $15; Non-Resident $25 CLASS SIZE ............................................................ Minimum 10; Maximum 20 1 SLIME TIME — CRAZY CHEMWORKS! 6 SUMMER 2019 PROGRAM GUIDE