Kids explore with real tools and hands-on projects in The Works Museum's science and engineering summer camps in Minnesota.

Coding Camps

Explore coding, sequencing, and logic at our coding camps for kids ages 6-12. Your camper can program their own robot creations, assemble a Raspberry Pi system, use Python coding language, and more.

Return to camps: MainPre KAges 6-8Ages 9-12, Ages 11-13, Friday Fun Day, and One-day Camps

Looking for camps for the 2021-2022 school year? Click below to view the schedule.

Register for camp by clicking on the date of the camp you would like your child to to attend.

Registration Information for 2022 Summer Camps

February 2, 2022: ⚙︎  Innovators Club registration begins.
February 4, 2022: Member registration begins.
February 9, 2022: Public registration begins.

⚙︎ HINT: If you’re registering for 2 or more camps, an Innovators Club membership could save you money.
See details at theworks.org/support-us/innovators-club/

COVID-19 Policies: Please review our safety procedures before registering for camp. These may change depending on recommendations from the Minnesota Department of Health.

Camps for Ages 6-8

$220, $198 members
Work in pairs to build little robots using special LEGO WeDo 2.0 pieces. Program your creations using iPads and coding software.
M-Th, June 13-16, 1-4 p.m.
M-Th, June 20-23, 1-4 p.m.
M-Th, June 27-30, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
M-Th, August 1-4, 1-4 p.m.
M-Th, August 8-11, 1-4 p.m.
M-Th, Aug. 29-Sept. 1, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

$220, $198 members
Same great Robocoding camp, in a section for girls. Work in pairs to build little robots using special LEGO WeDo 2.0 pieces. Program your creations using iPads and coding software.
M-Th, July 25-28, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Camps for Ages 9-12

$220, $198 members
Explore computer programming. Use a simple Raspberry Pi computer that fits in the palm of your hand. Create mods for Minecraft using Python code.
M-Th, June 20-23, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.  |  CAMP FULL – Sign up for the waitlist
M-Th, June 27-30, 1-4 p.m.  |  CAMP FULL – Sign up for the waitlist
M-Th, July 11-14, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.  |  CAMP FULL – Sign up for the waitlist

Code Savvy Camps for Ages 11-13

$220, $198 members
Learn to make mobile apps with Thunkable using drag and drop code blocks! You will create a variety of apps using components like translator and image recognizer, and put together fun clicking games!
Thunkable apps can be loaded onto android or iOS phones. We will be using a simulator, phones are NOT required for the camp.
M-Th, July 18-21, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

$220, $198 members
Learn how to construct a website using HTML, styling it with CSS, and making it interactive using Javascript. You will leave the class with published web pages!
M-Th, August 15-18, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Tips for camp registration:

  • Want a 5-day experience for your camper? Add on a One Day Camp to the regular camp week.
  • Want to try a 1-day experience? Register just for Friday One Day Camps or look at our July 4th week camps.
  • The session you wanted is full? Get on the wait list to be notified if we’re able to add extra sessions.
  • Want a full-day experience? Register for an a.m. and p.m. camp. We supervise campers while they enjoy lunch from home and play between camps. There is no need to register for lunch supervision for children combining an a.m. and a p.m. camp.
  • Drop-off begins at 8:30 for a.m. camps and at 12:30 for p.m. camps.
  • Pick-up is from 12-12:15 for a.m. camps and 4-4:15 for p.m. camps.
  • By registering for camp you attest that you have read and agree to the camp and cancellation policies of The Works Museum.

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