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Summer Camps: Ages 3-5
Summer Camps Ages 3-5 2020

The Premier Summer Camp Experience

Exciting NEW Topics! 

JULY 6 - AUGUST 27


Register now for a summer full of fun and learning!
  • Half-day camps for ages 3-5 (Must be able to use the restroom independently)
  • NEW small class sizes, safe entry check-in, and social distancing procedures
  • Unique, engaging topics in science, art and nature
  • All camps include exploration in the museum galleries and outside play in the Outdoor Discovery Center
  • Learn more about our expert instructors
2 Ways to Save on Summer Camps
Multi-camp discount automatically applies when purchaser buys 2 or more camps in the same online sales order. 
Camp Pricing

Members
Non-Members
Full Day Camp (5 days)
$355.00
$395.00
Full Day Camp (4 days)
$315.00
$353.00
Half Day Camp (5 days)
$155.00
$175.00
Half Day Camp (4 days)
$135.00
$154.00
   
Combo Care (4-5 days)
$45.00
$45.00


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 3-5

Must be able to use the restroom independently

If your child has completed Kindergarten,
also check out our camps for ages 5-7


Week of JULY 13-17
NEW! Magical Mystical Unicorns

NEW! Magical Mystical Unicorns PM
(5 Day Camp - Mon-Fri) 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
 (5 Day Camp - Mon-Fri) 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Transform into a unicorn with your very own unicorn mask, explore the science of rainbows, and learn about these mythical creatures through story and art.

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 Transform into a unicorn with your very own unicorn mask, explore the science of rainbows, and learn about these mythical creatures through story and art.

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Make it a full day with Combo Care!

ADD COMBO CARE


Week of JULY 27-31

Fabulous Fort Building


(5 Day Camp - Mon-Fri) 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
 
Take fort building to a new level with all kinds of unique materials! Build structures big and small using fort boards and a Rigamajig, and learn all about different tools used for construction.

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Week of AUGUST 3-7

Once Upon a Test Tube PM


(5 Day Camp - Mon-Fri) 1-4 p.m.
 
Science meets storytelling in this STEM-focused camp. Build like the Three Little Pigs, test your house against the Big Bad Wolf, and create a witch’s bubbling cauldron.

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Week of AUGUST 10-14

Diggin’ Dinos A.M. 

Diggin’ Dinos P.M.
(5 Day Camp - Mon-Fri) 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
 (5 Day Camp - Mon-Fri) 1-4 p.m.
Move and chomp your way to prehistoric fun! Make and crack open a dino egg, turn yourself into a stegosaurus, and get your hands on some fossils!

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 Move and chomp your way to prehistoric fun! Make and crack open a dino egg, turn yourself into a stegosaurus, and get your hands on some fossils!

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Make it a full day with Combo Care!

ADD COMBO CARE

Week of AUGUST 17-21


NEW! Jr. Nature Makers
 
Artist's Laboratory
(5 Day Camp - Mon-Fri) 8:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.  (5 Day Camp - Mon-Fri) 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
There’s so much to discover in nature! Tinker, create, and explore as we engineer like animals, craft with natural materials, and transform into bugs and butterflies.

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 Find out what happens when science and art meet as we explore the big ideas in art: color, line, shape, and texture. Mix up custom colors, learn to paint without a brush, and create a "magical" painting when we combine wax and watercolors.

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Make it a full day with Combo Care!


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Week of AUGUST 24-27

Ready, Set, Kindergarten!

Pet Adventures
(4 Day Camp - Mon-Thur) 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
 (4 Day Camp - Mon-Thur) 1-4 p.m.
Avoid first day jitters by getting ready for kindergarten right here at camp! We’ll engage in games and activities that focus on the early literacy, math, social, and motor skills kids will need in kindergarten, all while having a blast.

Recommended for entering kindergartners.

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 Adopt your own stuffed pet and learn how to care for animals. We will make unique pet homes, craft collars, make pet toys, and meet a live animal visitor!

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Tuition & Cancellation Policy: 

Full payment is required to register. $25 of camp tuition is non-refundable per half day camp spot. $50 of camp tuition is non-refundable per full 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 contact our Registration Coordinator at: (360) 956-0818 ext. 103.


Registered Families: 

All campers must turn in a permission slip, and some campers must also turn in a medical accommodation form. 

Return the permission form electronically to campforms@hocm.org at least one week prior to camp, or bring completed form to the first day of camp. 

Please note: if your camper requires medical accommodations or has special needs, permission slip and medical accommodation form must be returned two weeks prior to the first day of camp.

* Only required if child will need medication during the camp day. The Medical Accommodation Form must be returned two weeks prior to the first day of camp.