Mid-Winter Camps

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 3-9.
Feb. 21-22, 2022
NEW cooking, science, and art camps!

Half-day camps include:

  • Small class sizes, safe-entry check-in, and social distancing procedures
  • 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 nature topics
  • Exploration and play in Museum galleries and outside play in the Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Meet our expert instructors

2022 Mid-Winter Camp for Ages 3-5

February 21-22, 2022 | Half-Day Camp (Mon. – Tues.)

Enjoy two-days of art exploration in the ultimate artist’s workshop!

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

If the camp you want is sold out, contact us to join the waitlist call (360) 956-0818 ext. 0 or email reservations@hocm.org.

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

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Click here to add Combo Care.

2022 Mid-Winter Camps for Ages 5-7

February 21-22, 2022 | Half-Day Camps (Mon. – Tues.)

Learn all about flying machines and how things fly or cook up some healthy and exciting egg-based treats. 

Children must be able to use the restroom independently. Age 5 qualifies for additional camp options, see mid-winter camp for ages 3-5. Age 6-7 qualify for additional camp options, see mid-winter camp for ages 6-9.

If the camp you want is sold out, contact us to join the waitlist call (360) 956-0818 ext. 0 or email reservations@hocm.org.

Up, Up, and Away
(Monday – Tuesday) 9:15 AM – 12:15 PM
Engineer flying machines, design kites, and test aerodynamics in our classroom wind tunnels as we investigate the many ways things can fly up, up, and away!

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Inspired Chefs: Eggciting Adventures
(Monday – Tuesday) 1:15 PM – 4:15 PM
Go beyond scrambled, fried, or poached in the world of cooking with eggs! Snack on delicious eggs in a hole, learn how to whip up a handful of egg-based treats that are anything but boring!

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2022 Mid-Winter Camps for Ages 6-9

February 21-22, 2022 | Half-Day Camp (Mon. – Tues.)

Decode ciphers and secret messages and build your own spy gadgets in a fun-filled spy kids adventure. 

Children must be able to use the restroom independently. Age 6-7 qualify for additional camp options, see mid-winter camps for ages 5-7.

If the camp you want is sold out, contact us to join the waitlist call (360) 956-0818 ext. 0 or email reservations@hocm.org.

Spy Kids
(Monday – Tuesday) 1:15 PM -4:15 PM
Learn to create and decode ciphers and send secret messages. Build your own spy gadgets and hunt for evidence of espionage in this fun-filled two-day camp.

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Camp Pricing

Half-Day Camps (2 Days) $70 Members / $80 Non-Members

Combo Care (2 Days) $35 Members / 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. 0

Tuition & Cancellation Policy

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. 0 or email reservations@hocm.org.

Required Camp Forms for Registered Families

Submit required camp forms at least one week 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.

1. Camp Permission Form (required for all campers)
2. Health Screening and COVID-19 Waiver (required for all campers)
3. Allergy Letter 2022 Fillable (required for campers with allergies)
4. Medical Accommodation Form (required for campers with life-saving medications)

Email completed forms to campforms@hocm.org.