STEM Camps for Girls ages 6-11 2019-01-23T14:23:06+00:00
Kids explore with real tools and hands-on projects in The Works Museum's science and engineering summer camps in Minnesota.

STEM Camps for Girls

Our science and engineering camps for girls combine all the activities in our regular camp sessions with the benefit of a girls-only experience. Your camper can learn coding, design, robotics, and more in these camps for girls ages 6-11. 

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.
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STEM Camps for 6-8 Year-old Girls

Ages 6-8, $165, $148.50 members
Work with scale to create a model house or building of your choice. Solve design challenges for room sizes and strong construction. Add elements such as staircases and elevators.
M-Th, July 15-18, 1-4 p.m. Register for aftercare July 15-18.

Ages 6-8, $165, $148.50 members
Same great LEGO Engineering camp, in a section for girls. Build elevators, wind-up cars, and catapults with specialty LEGO pieces. Explore with gears, pulleys and other moving parts.
M-Th, August 12-15, 1-4 p.m. Register for aftercare August 12-15.

Ages 6-8, $165, $148.50 members
This camp for girls is inspired by Andrea Beaty’s bestselling book, Rosie Revere, Engineer. Learn about female inventors and engineers. Create marvelous machines, wire LED creations, and solve engineering design challenges.
M-Th, June 24-27, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Register for lunch supervision June 24-27.
M-Th, August 5-8, 1-4 p.m. Register for aftercare August 5-8. 

Ages 6-8, $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. Register for lunch supervision July 29-August 1.

STEM Camps for 9-11 Year-old Girls

Ages 9-11, $190, $171 members
Same Code Camp, in a section for girls. Explore computer programming with other girls your age. Use a simple Raspberry Pi computer that fits in the palm of your hand. Create mods for Minecraft using Python code.
M-Th, July 29-August 1, 1-4 p.m. Register for aftercare July 29-August 1.

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.

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 Extended Hours (January 21, 2019)9:00 am – 5:00 pm
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