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Mid-Winter Camps

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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. 

2 Half-Day Tuition: $70 members; $80 non-members (Plus $5 materials fee: per camp, per day)
1 Half-Day Tuition: $35 members; $40 non-members (Plus $5 materials fee: per camp, per day)

1 Full-Day Tuition (Combo Care): $70 members; $80 non-members (Plus $10 materials fee & $15 Combo Care fee)
2 Full-Day Tuition (Combo Care): $140 members; $160 non-members (Plus $20 materials fee & $30 Combo Care fee)


  • Half-day camps with 1 or 2 day options
  • Engaging STEAM topics (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics)
  • All camps include exploration and play in the museum galleries and Outdoor Discovery Center

"We love Hands On camps! Our kids come home with new ideas and stories about their adventures in class and in the museum." 
- Camp Parent


Click here to learn more about our expert instructors.

TO REGISTER FOR MULTIPLE CAMPS: Call (360) 956-0818 ext. 103 or 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.



Ages 3-K

All campers must be able to use the restroom independently

FEBRUARY 18 (Half-day)

Bookworms - Day One | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Your favorite stories will come to life as we paint and create like illustrators do! On day one we will explore texture and color like Eric Carle and create an animal book cover.

SOLD OUT!
 
 COMBO CARE
CAMPERS MUST BE AGES 4-6 TO PARTICIPATE IN COMBO CARE
Register for A.M. & P.M. camps, then add Combo Care to make
a full day 8:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

 FEBRUARY 19 (Half-day)

Bookworms - Day Two | 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Today, we will explore the works of Ed Emberley and make our own big Green Monster playdough kit!

SOLD OUT!
 
 COMBO CARE
CAMPERS MUST BE AGES 4-6 TO PARTICIPATE IN COMBO CARE
Register for A.M. & P.M. camps, then add Combo Care to make
a full day 8:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.
 
Ages 4-7

FEBRUARY 18 (Half-day)

Creature Care - Day One | 1-4 p.m.
Calling all animal lovers! Today, we'll celebrate our favorite furry friends by making cat masks and yarn crafts, building box forts, and examining fur samples.

REGISTER NOW!

  COMBO CARE
CAMPERS MUST BE AGES 4-6 TO PARTICIPATE IN COMBO CARE
Register for A.M. & P.M. camps, then add Combo Care to make
a full day 8:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.

 
 FEBRUARY 19 (Half-day)

Creature Care - Day Two | 1-4 p.m.
On day two, we'll bake dog treats, build kennels for our furry friends, and learn about the science of scents.

REGISTER NOW!
 
  COMBO CARE
CAMPERS MUST BE AGES 4-6 TO PARTICIPATE IN COMBO CARE
Register for A.M. & P.M. camps, then add Combo Care to make
a full day 8:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m.
 

For more information, please contact our Registration Coordinator 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 Medical Accomodation Form must be returned to the museum at least two weeks before camp start date.