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CSI Mystery Science

It's top flight fun getting to the bottom of things in this celebration of experimentation.  Campers will become scientific sleuths, learning how to ask questions and find the right answers.  Little detectives will learn all about collecting evidence and cracking the case in this science-based camp.

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Derby Cars (at Ayrlawn PC)

Race your creations-pinewood derby cars, soapbox cars or mag-lev cars-in this one of a kind building camp. Bring your remote control car and race in a YMCA camper designed racetrack.

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Goop & Magical Solutions

Join us on a wacky adventure through all kinds of cool and crazy chemical reactions. Use chemicals to make slippery slime and watch colors separate before your eyes! Find our how to make volcanoes erupt, what oobleck is, how to make gak and more! Add in messy games and activities, creating a slimy, grimy, goopy and magical experience. Please send campers in appropiate clothing or smock to allow freedom of expression.

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Junior Lego Explorers

Explore the wonderful world of LEGOs. Campers will create towers, build buildings, and use LEGOs to create their own personal creations.

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Just Build It

Calling all junior architects! Construct mini communities, a mini model of your house and other cool buildings. Transform sticks, stones, bricks, and other common supplies into neat looking structures. Learn about architectural concepts and techniques while testing the theory of the three little pigs. Join the Y Town Design Team with the creation of an itty-bitty city.

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Lego Builders

Campers can also use their imaginations to design and build buildings, cars and other creatures using legos. Campers will get to display their creations for all to see.

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Lego Engineering

Campers will build cities, bridges, and motorized cars. Campers will be able to use their imagination to build things they have only dreamed of. We will provide all materials for the camp.

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LEGO Robotics

Design, build, and program robotic cars, animals and creatures! Use Legos to explore, investigate, experiment, question and build engaging hands-on science activities.

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Mad Scientist (at Ayrlawn PC)

Join us on a wacky adventure through all kinds of cool and crazy science. Use chemicals to create unique reactions right before your eyes! Every inner crazy scientist will ooze with pleasure.

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Mythbusters (at Ayrlawn PC)

You've been told not to try that at home, so try it at camp instead! this week will test various scientific myths and embrace your camper's curiosity.

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Rockets-N-Racin’

Like models? Build a pinewood derby car and race your creation against your friends. Construct a rocket to launch.

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Science In Motion (at Ayrlawn PC)

Discover how things move with science. Join a team of camp engineers to assemble and control pulleys, levers, catapults and simple machines.  Have fun exploring the world of movement and make boats, rockets, parachutes and more!

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Science Sampler

Campers explore a buffet of science through fun, hands-on experiments in chemistry, physics, biology and more. Every day offers a new experience for campers to become scientific sleuths—learning how to ask bright questions and find right answers.

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Senior Lego Explorers

Explore the wonderful world of Legos. Campers will create towers, build buildings and use Legos to create their own personal creations. Campers will also get an opportunity to use thematic Lego sets and create themed displays for the Fun Friday Showcase! Senior Campers will be able to use Legos to create robots.

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Sensational Sciences

Join us for some amazing science experiments and cool projects! Make your own submarine diver game and learn about fluids and pressure. Learn chemistry concepts by making your own colorful t-shirt. Build models or a vortex volcano in a bottle. Everyday offers a new experience for campers to become scientific sleuths – learning how to ask bright questions and find right answers.

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Slime Time and Grossology

Goop rules! Young mad scientists get down and dirty creating concoctions and potions and gurgling substances-some of them edible, some too icky to even think about eating.

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Under the Sea

Dive into ocean discovery! Explore water, sea creatures, sand and more through crafts, games, science activities and more!

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Wonders of Science (at Ayrlawn PC)

Roll up your sleeves and let’s experiment! Come join us in this hands-on week as we explore the fun world of science.

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