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Spend your break at Hands On!

Give your child the PREMIER camp experience at the award-winning Hands On Children's Museum. 

  • Half-day camps with 1 or 2 day options
  • Engaging topics in science, art, and nature
  • All camps include exploration and play in the museum galleries and Outdoor Discovery Center

"My son wakes up each day and asks if it is a camp day. When he is told yes, he has a huge smile on his face." 
- Camp Parent

Mid-Winter Half-day Camps 2017
Monday - Tuesday, February 20-21, 2017
Half-day Camps.  Sign up for 1 or 2 days!

Click the links below or register by phone during Museum hours
at (360) 956-0818 ext. 103

Art Lab - 9am-Noon
Age 3- Kindergarten - All Campers Must Be Potty Trained.
Experiment with art & science!  On Monday we'll create our own custom paint and on Tuesday we'll paint without a brush! 

REGISTER for Monday, Feb. 20

REGISTER for Tuesday, Feb. 21

Jump, Slither, Fly. - 1pm-4pm
Age 3-Kindergarten - All Campers Must Be Potty Trained.
We'll play, stretch, and sway all week as we learn why animals move the way they do. Make a slithering snake on Monday and create a bird glider on Tuesday. 

REGISTER for Monday, Feb. 20

REGISTER for Tuesday, Feb. 21

Cartooning and Animation - 1:15pm-4:15pm
1st - 4th Grade
Join us for an exploration of optical illusions, animation, and cartooning. On Monday we'll make Zoetropes and experiment with stop-motion animation. On Tuesday we'll make Thaumatropes, create our own clay characters, and try our hand at Claymation! 

REGISTER for Monday, Feb. 20

REGISTER for Tuesday, Feb. 21

Half-day Camp Costs: 
2-Day Tuition*: $50 members, $60 non-members
1-day Tuition*: $30 members, $35 non-members
*Plus $5 materials fee: Per Day, Per Half-day Camp

Registration Questions? Contact us by phone during Museum hours 
at (360) 956-0818 ext. 103 

Tuition Policy: 

Full payment is required to register. $25 per half-day camp tuition is non-refundable. Remaining tuition and materials fee is refundable for cancellations made 2 or more weeks prior to camp start date. 

Registered Families: 

Click on individual documents below, complete and bring on Day 1 of camp.

Only required if child will need medication during the camp day. The MAF form must be returned to the museum at least two weeks before camp start date