Mid-Winter Camps 2023

We offer STEAM adventures and exciting activities for curious minds. Give your child a mid-winter break filled with interactive fun and hands-on learning. Half-day camps for ages 3-7.
February 20-21, 2023.
New cooking and design camps!

Half-day camps include:

  • Small class sizes
  • Optional combo care for ages 5 and up. Register for AM and PM camps and add Combo Care to drop off your child early. We will care for your child between camps (lunch not included). Pick-up as late as 5:00 pm.
  • Unique and engaging science, art, and cooking topics
  • Exploration and play in Museum galleries and outside play in the Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Expert instructors

2023 Mid-Winter Camps for Ages 3-5

February 20-21, 2023 | Half-Day Camps (Mon. & Tues.)

Explore the world of art through color, mixed media, and design, and discover what happens when art and science collide.

Children must be able to use the restroom independently. Age 5 qualifies for additional camp options, see winter camps for ages 5-7.

Make it a full day! Optional combo care for ages 5 and up. Register for AM and PM camps and add Combo Care to drop off your child early. We will care for your child between camps (lunch not included). Pick-up as late as 5:00 pm

If the camp you want is sold out, contact us to join the waitlist call (360) 956-0818 ext. 103 or email reservations@hocm.org.

Camps

Arts and Parts
(Monday and Tuesday) 9 AM – 12 PM
Build with clay, mix custom paint colors, create structures out of recycled materials as you design and create in this ultimate artists’ workshop!

Artist’s Lab
(Monday and Tuesday) 1:15 PM – 4:15 PM
Find out what happens when art and science meet, and explore the big ideas of color, line, shape, and texture. Mix paints, make magical paintings using wax and water, and watch cars make their own paintings!

Register

Click here to add Combo Care

2023 Mid-Winter Camps for Ages 5-7

February 20-21, 2023 | Half-Day Camps (Mon. & Tues.)

Go on a design adventure. Create art you can wear or art you can eat! 

Children must be able to use the restroom independently. Age 5 qualifies for additional camp options, see winter camps for ages 3-5.

Make it a full day! Optional combo care for ages 5 and up. Register for AM and PM camps and add Combo Care to drop off your child early. We will care for your child between camps (lunch not included). Pick-up as late as 5:00 pm

If the camp you want is sold out, contact us to join the waitlist call (360) 956-0818 ext. 103 or email reservations@hocm.org.

Camps

NEW! Sew You Think You Can Design
(Monday and Tuesday) 9 AM – 12 PM
Sew, knit, weave! Design your dream outfit and use sewing machines and lots of funky fabrics to create something fabulous for yourself or someone you love!

Register

NEW! Inspired Chefs: Faces in Food
(Monday and Tuesday) 1:15 PM – 4:15 PM
Inspired by artists who create amazing landscapes, portraits and more with food: create sculptures and still life while you chop, mold, design, and EAT!

Register

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Camp Pricing

Half-Day Camps (2Days) $77 Members / $88 Non-Members

Combo Care (2 Days) $34 Members and Non-Members
Register for AM and PM camps and add Combo Care to drop off your child as early as 8:45 am. We will care for your child between camps (lunch not provided). Pick up as late as 5:00 pm. Available for 5 or older and enrolled in kindergarten.

How to Register for Multiple Camps

To register for multiple camps, follow these steps as we work to enhance our online camp registration experience.

  1. In your web browser, open a new ‘tab’ for each camp you wish to register for.
  2. In the first browser tab, select the camp you wish to purchase and click “Register Now”.
  3. Complete the registrant information and click “Add to Cart”.
  4. Switch over to the second open browser tab and follow the same procedure to register for an additional camp. You will have the option to “Auto-Fill” with the same registration information from the previous camp.
  5. The Shopping Cart will reflect total camp registrations. Complete the billing & payment information.
  6. If you need assistance or prefer to register over the phone, please call (360) 956-0818 ext. 103

Tuition, Cancellation Policy & Required Camp Forms

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

For more information, please call (360) 956-0818 ext. 103 or email reservations@hocm.org.

Registered families must submit required camp forms at least two weeks before camp start. For campers with allergies or medical accommodations, return forms at least two weeks before camp start. If registering after the deadline, please return forms as soon as possible.

Email completed forms to edforms@hocm.org.