Robotics Camps for 6-11 year-olds 2019-03-16T11:02:02+00:00

Robotics Camps

 

Registration Dates:

January 28: Innovators Club* registration begins.
January 30: Member registration begins.
February 6: Public registration begins.
*HINT: If you’re registering for 2 or more camps, an Innovators Club membership could save you money.

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

Camps for Ages 6-8

Ages 6-8 (6-year-olds must have completed Kindergarten); $190, $171 members
Work in pairs to build little robots using special LEGO WeDo 2.0 pieces. Program your creations using iPads and programming software.
M-Th, June 17-20, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.     Register for lunch supervision June 17-20.
M-Th, July 8-11, 1-4 p.m.     Register for aftercare July 8-11.
M-Th, July 22-25, 1-4 p.m.     Register for aftercare July 22-25.
M-Th, August 5-8, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.     Register for lunch supervision August 5-8.
M-Th, August 19-22, 1-4 p.m.     Register for aftercare August 19-22.

Ages 6-8 (6-year-olds must have completed Kindergarten); $190, $171 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 programming software.
M-Th, June 10-13, 1-4 p.m.     Register for aftercare June 10-13.
M-Th, July 29-August 1, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.  This session of camp has been filled. Please add my child’s name to the waitlist.

Ages 6-8 (6-year-olds must have completed Kindergarten); $190, $171 members
For those who’ve completed Robocoding, use your skills to invent something new. Make a robotic hand
and other projects using LEGO pieces, then work in pairs to program your creations using iPads and
programming software.
M-Th, August 12-15, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.     Register for lunch supervision August 12-15.

Ages 6-8 (6-year-olds must have completed Kindergarten); $165, $148.50 members
Explore robotics concepts through games, wiring, and building. Make a maze for BeeBots and program them to navigate the maze. Bring home a Wigglebot that you design and wire.
M-Th, June 10-13, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. This session of camp has been filled. Please add my child’s name to the waitlist.
M-Th, June 24-27, 1-4 p.m.     Register for aftercare August June 24-27.
M-Th, July 15-18, 1-4 p.m.     Register for aftercare July 15-18.
M-Th, July 29-August 1, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.     Register for lunch supervision July 29-August 1.
M-Th, August 12-15, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.     Register for lunch supervision August 12-15.
M-Th, August 26-29, 1-4 p.m.     Register for aftercare August 26-29.

Camps for Ages 9-11

Ages 9-11; $190, $171 members
Design, build, and program robotic creations using the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 system. Write computer programs for your robot to complete missions.
M-Th, June 10-13, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.      Register for lunch supervision. June 10-13.
M-Th, July 15-18, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.      Register for lunch supervision July 15-18.
M-Th, August 5-8, 1-4 p.m.      Register for aftercare August 5-8.

Ages 9-11; $190, $171 members
Same great LEGO Robotics 1 camp, in a section for girls. Work with other girls to build and program robotic creations using the LEGO Mindstorms EV3 system. Write computer programs for your robot to complete missions.
M-Th, July 8-11, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Register for lunch supervision July 8-11.

Ages 9-11; $190, $171 members
If you’ve taken LEGO Robotics 1 before and have the basics of LEGO Mindstorms down, this session is for you! Add sensors and programming to make a navigation bot and a ball-hunting rover.
M-Th, August 12-15, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Register for lunch supervision August 12-15.

Tips for camp registration:

  • Want a 5-day experience for your camper? Add on a Friday Fun Day to the regular camp week.
  • Want to try a 1-day experience? Register just for Friday Fun Days 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.
  • Drop-off begins at 8:30 for a.m. camps and at 12:30 for p.m. camps.
  • Pick-up is from 12-12:30 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.

Regular Hours

Monday, Thursday, Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Holiday Closures

Closed For Holiday
April 21, 2019
Closed For Holiday
May 27, 2019
Closed For Holiday
July 4, 2019
Closed For Holiday
September 2, 2019

Extended Hours and Special Dates

Extended Hours
March 25, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
March 26, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
March 27, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
March 28, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
March 29, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
April 1, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
April 2, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
April 3, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
April 4, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
April 5, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Extended Hours
April 19, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm