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  • 2016 Class Schedule & Descriptions

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  • Class Details Class Information
    Morning Courses

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Super Science Sampler
    Animals, gravity, fossils, reactions… its science! Students will explore a few major areas of science, including chemistry, physics, biology and more - with hands-on experiments that they will love. This course will help students gain insight on how diverse science can be and more importantly, how you can have a blast doing it.
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Water Wonder World
    Come explore a Water Wonder World where students will make fabulous art! Students will work with multiple types of media to create projects that unleash fun, deep sea creatures. Dive into the ocean on the back of a sea turtle and swim amongst the spectacular fish and beautiful mermaids. Watch out for that jellyfish and octopus! But don't worry, your buddy the seahorse will help you along the way. You might even spot a great white shark!
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 11 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    American Sign Language
    Come dive into a completely new world with American Sign Language! Students will learn how to communicate using ASL and get a glimpse into Deaf culture. Students will understand challenges Deaf people face in today’s society and learn a new language at the same time!
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 -11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Crazy Kitchen Chemistry
    Ever wanted to put soap in the microwave but your mom wouldn't let you? In this class you will use a variety of products that you can find in your home to complete different activities and experiments. Come and learn all the fun things you can do that you can't usually try at home!
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Found and Recycled Sculpture
    A fun introduction to 3D art that will focus on using recyclable and found materials such as cardboard, wood, and a variety of found objects that students can pick up to make unique and fun sculptures. Students are encouraged to bring a wide variety of small objects they wish to incorporate into their projects, let your imagination soar!
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    CLASS IS FULL

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 -14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    NASA Space Camp
    What does it takes to be an astronaut? Come explore a fun week of learning - from how an astronaut eats and sleeps to what they need to know about gravity before they leave Earth! The week will wrap up with the newest members of NASA launching their rockets into orbit. Come discover just how much NASA rocks!
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    9 -14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Creating Video Games
    Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.
    CLASS IS FULL

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    10 -16 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Finding Flora and Fauna
    A perfect match for any nature lover, this course, focusing on the importance biodiversity and conservation, will inform students about ecological principles. Students will take nature hikes and learn how to identify common plant and animal species. They will also learn how scientists conduct research and obtain data by engaging in field studies.
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    12 -18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Using Torches to Make Glass Beads
    Making glass beads using a torch can be exciting and a challenge. You will learn to make a simple one color bead and build upon your skills making more complex beads. You will also make hemp bracelets and necklaces to display your beads. Finally, you will learn how to make a simple glass sculpture. Please bring your own sunglasses.
    Register

    Afternoon Courses

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Crazy Kitchen Chemistry
    Ever wanted to put soap in the microwave but your mom wouldn't let you? In this class you will use a variety of products that you can find in your home to complete different activities and experiments. Come and learn all the fun things you can do that you can't usually try at home!
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Water Wonder World
    Come explore a Water Wonder World where students will make fabulous art! Students will work with multiple types of media to create projects that unleash fun, deep sea creatures. Dive into the ocean on the back of a sea turtle and swim amongst the spectacular fish and beautiful mermaids. Watch out for that jellyfish and octopus! But don't worry, your buddy the seahorse will help you along the way. You might even spot a great white shark!
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    LEGO Robotics
    uild and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    CLASS IS FULL

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    LEGO Robotics
    uild and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Paint Like Picasso (& other famous artists)
    Want to fling paint at a canvas or paint lying on your back? In this class you will have the opportunity to not only learn about famous artists like Jackson Pollack, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, Georges Seurat and more; you will also create your own art using the same techniques.
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 15 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Stuffed!
    You will have 'sew' much fun in this class! Turn gloves, socks, sweaters, and loose buttons into your own lovable stuffed creatures. Create one-of-a-kind stuffed elephants, owls, monsters, robots, rocket ships, and more! No previous sewing experience necessary.
    CLASS IS FULL

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    10 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Do Social Media Like a Pro: Instagram, Facebook & More
    If you've already started on Facebook or Instagram, we'll help you kick it up a notch! If you want to get started, we've got college students to show the way. Plus, we'll discuss safe practices and etiquette. Students will work with tech application, vision, creativity, and strategy and audience analysis. Students will take/edit and post pictures to tell a story. This is one class where the teacher wants you to have your phone in your hands at ALL times.
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    10 - 16 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Science and Art of Making Soap
    Science and creativity merge in an exciting course. Students will learn a unique skillset. They will be guided through three different soap making processes, learning about the chemical reactions that result in the cleaning product. Students will have the opportunity to create their own soap recipes, decorate and package soap bars to keep.
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    12 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Graphic Design and Creative Animation
    Explore the world of technology in computer graphic design and animation. Students will create various graphic designs and computer works of art, including, but not limited to: logo design, t-shirt design and stop-motion video!
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    12 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    3D Printing and Programming
    Learn about the exciting world of 3D printing! Students will learn how 3D printers work, as well as the many applications of 3D printing. They will learn to use 3D CAD programs, process files for 3D printing, and actually 3D print their own designs.
    Register

    June 13 - 16
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    13 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Creating Video Games
    Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.
    Register

    All Day Courses

    June 13 - 16
    8:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $258.00

    Clay and Toy Animation (All day course)
    Learn about a variety of animation techniques used to turn everyday objects (e.g. toys and clay) into motion graphics. Will cover fundamentals, basic history and production process. Students will experiment and create their own stop motion animations with added voice over techniques! Technology needed will be provided during the course.
    Register

     

    Class Details Class Information
    Morning Courses

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Grossology
    Ewww! It may be crusty, or it may be slimy - it's definitely disgusting! Come and explore why your brother's feet are so stinky, if it is possible to fill a swimming pool with your mucus and what things are growing in your nose and armpits! You'll be exploring these and other fascinating facts and performing really "gross" experiments!
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Peculiar Painting
    Discover the art of painting like never before through unconventional methods of application. This course incorporates a variety of innovative painting techniques such as bubble blowing and potato stamping. Prepare to use something other than a paintbrush to create masterpieces and memories.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 -14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    NASA Space Camp
    What does it takes to be an astronaut? Come explore a fun week of learning - from how an astronaut eats and sleeps to what they need to know about gravity before they leave Earth! The week will wrap up with the newest members of NASA launching their rockets into orbit. Come discover just how much NASA rocks!
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    CLASS IS FULL

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 -11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    This and That Jewelry
    Make several different pieces of jewelry and accessories using beads as well as found and unusual objects to create one-of-a-kind pieces. Students will be provided with earring basics and necklace chain to make a variety of things to create unique pieces of jewelry. Come and create your own bling!
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    10 - 15 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Super Science Sampler
    Animals, gravity, fossils, reactions… its science! Students will explore a few major areas of science, including chemistry, physics, biology and more - with hands-on experiments that they will love. This course will help students gain insight on how diverse science can be and more importantly, how you can have a blast doing it.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    10 - 16 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Science and Art of Making Soap
    Science and creativity merge in an exciting new course. Students will learn a unique skillset. They will be guided through three different soap making processes, learning about the chemical reactions that result in the cleaning product. Students will have the opportunity to create their own soap recipes, decorate and package soap bars to keep.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    13 -18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Creating Video Games
    Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.
    Register

    Afternoon Courses

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    6 - 10 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Paint Like Picasso (& other famous artists)
    Want to fling paint at a canvas or paint lying on your back? In this class you will have the opportunity to not only learn about famous artists like Jackson Pollack, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, Georges Seurat and more; you will also create your own art using the same techniques.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Water Wonder World
    Come explore a Water Wonder World where students will make fabulous art! Students will work with multiple types of media to create projects that unleash fun, deep sea creatures. Dive into the ocean on the back of a sea turtle and swim amongst the spectacular fish and beautiful mermaids. Watch out for that jellyfish and octopus! But don't worry, your buddy the seahorse will help you along the way. You might even spot a great white shark!
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    CLASS IS FULL

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Cartooning and Comics
    Create and construct your own comic book! Students will learn the basic techniques of forming a comic book including, character design, narrative development, and cartoon illustration. Learn to tell a story through visual and written vocabulary and explore fun approaches to comic strips through graphite drawing, collage and sculpture.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 12 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Rugby: Sport Basics and More
    Rugby originated in England. The sport could be described as a combination of soccer and American football. In this course students will learn the basics of Rugby through drills, exercises, and tons of fun games! Students will also focus on the importance of teamwork and good sportsmanship. Course is taught by MSUM National Champion Rugby players!!
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 13 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Graphic Design and Creative Animation
    Explore the world of technology in computer graphic design and animation. Students will create various graphic designs and computer works of art, including, but not limited to: logo design, t-shirt design and stop-motion video!
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Grossology
    Ewww! It may be crusty, or it may be slimy - it's definitely disgusting! Come and explore why your brother's feet are so stinky, if it is possible to fill a swimming pool with your mucus and what things are growing in your nose and armpits! You'll be exploring these and other fascinating facts and performing really "gross" experiments!
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Creating Video Games
    Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    10 - 16 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Finding Flora and Fauna
    A perfect match for any nature lover, this course, focusing on the importance biodiversity and conservation, will inform students about ecological principles. Students will take nature hikes and learn how to identify common plant and animal species. They will also learn how scientists conduct research and obtain data by engaging in field studies.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    12 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    3D Printing and Programming
    Learn about the exciting world of 3D printing! Students will learn how 3D printers work, as well as the many applications of 3D printing. They will learn to use 3D CAD programs, process files for 3D printing, and actually 3D print their own designs.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    13 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Creative Writing: Introduction to Prose
    This introductory course offers the basics in writing fiction and non-fiction. Our goal is to generate a few polished stories by the end of the week. Scene, tense, dialogue, character development will all be included in our plan for the week. This course it taught by a MSUM English Department faculty member. Materials provided for this course.
    Register

    June 20 - 23
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    15 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Create Your Own Brand - and a Career - in Social Media
    Media jobs are hot! Social media jobs are hottest of the hot. Hear from people who've turned their social media passion into a social media profession and paycheck. Students will work with tech application, vision, creativity, and strategy and audience analysis. Students will take/edit and post pictures to tell a story. This is one class where the teacher wants you to have your phone in your hands at ALL times.
    Register

    All Day Courses

    June 20 - 23
    8:30 - 3:50 pm
    12 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $258.00

    Clay and Toy Animation (All day course)
    Learn about a variety of animation techniques used to turn everyday objects (e.g. toys and clay) into motion graphics. Will cover fundamentals, basic history and production process. Students will experiment and create their own stop motion animations with added voice over techniques! Technology needed will be provided during the course.
    Register

     

    Class Details Class Information
    Morning Courses

    July 11 - 14
    10:20 am - 1:30 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $199.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Scuba Diving
    This course is designed to give a basic introduction to scuba diving. Students will receive a PADI Seal Team certification after completing several seal team missions in the pool. Fee includes video, book and certification paperwork. Bring suit and towel.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Super Science Sampler
    Animals, gravity, fossils, reactions… its science! Students will explore a few major areas of science, including chemistry, physics, biology and more - with hands-on experiments that they will love. This course will help students gain insight on how diverse science can be and more importantly, how you can have a blast doing it.
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 -11:50 am
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Crazy Kitchen Chemistry
    Ever wanted to put soap in the microwave but your mom wouldn't let you? In this class you will use a variety of products that you can find in your home to complete different activities and experiments. Come and learn all the fun things you can do that you can't usually try at home!
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Water Wonder World
    Come explore a Water Wonder World where students will make fabulous art! Students will work with multiple types of media to create projects that unleash fun, deep sea creatures. Dive into the ocean on the back of a sea turtle and swim amongst the spectacular fish and beautiful mermaids. Watch out for that jellyfish and octopus! But don't worry, your buddy the seahorse will help you along the way. You might even spot a great white shark!
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 11 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Fairies, Mermaids and Make Believe
    You will learn to discover, explore and imagine in your own unique ways by experimenting with a variety of materials and methods. By becoming a wild and crazy artist you will enter the world of make believe. By encouraging the development of creative thinking and problem solving skills, we’ll look at how things are in the real world and add a touch of enchantment. We’ll design 2D environments with a dash of magic; 3D sculptures with a twist of fantasy. While creating, we will be learning about artists and exploring many different media with our project themes. The sky is the limit so get ready for a week full of make believe. Students will host an “Art Show” to display their fantastical creations to friends and family on the last day of class.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    This and That Jewelry
    Make several different pieces of jewelry and accessories using beads as well as found and unusual objects to create one-of-a-kind pieces. Students will be provided with earring basics and necklace chain to make a variety of things to create unique pieces of jewelry. Come and create your own bling!
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 -14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    NASA Space Camp
    What does it takes to be an astronaut? Come explore a fun week of learning - from how an astronaut eats and sleeps to what they need to know about gravity before they leave Earth! The week will wrap up with the newest members of NASA launching their rockets into orbit. Come discover just how much NASA rocks!
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Science and Art of Making Soap
    Science and creativity merge in an exciting course. Students will learn a unique skillset. They will be guided through three different soap making processes, learning about the chemical reactions that result in the cleaning product. Students will have the opportunity to create their own soap recipes, decorate and package soap bars to keep.
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Kids and Clay
    Come join us to make a clay masterpiece. In this hand building class students will use clay and colorful decorating techniques to create an assortment of pieces, from figurines to personalized dinnerware. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Amazingly Animated Electrical Art
    Astonishing—awesome—animated—exciting—enchanting—electrifying: are just a few adjectives which can be used to describe this “Steam” Art Class. During this class students will have the opportunity to create art projects that literally “light up”. Students will learn and experiment with electric pens, electric conductive tape, led lights and batteries. After students have learned the basic components of creating electrical circuits, student will have the opportunity to design an electric Starry Night, a light up robot, as well as other electrical master pieces! STEAM projects incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math and are an exciting venue in which students learn and create at the same time! There will be a gallery show at the end of this class for friends and family alike to see our exciting creations. See you there!
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    10 - 16 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Pottery on the Wheel
    You will be on your way to becoming a potter by experiencing the beginning techniques of throwing on the wheel. You will create and personalize ceramic pieces. Designed to accommodate a variety of skill levels. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 11 - 14
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    13 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Creating Video Games
    Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.
    Register

    Afternoon Courses

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Finding Flora and Fauna
    A perfect match for any nature lover, this course, focusing on the importance biodiversity and conservation, will inform students about ecological principles. Students will take nature hikes and learn how to identify common plant and animal species. They will also learn how scientists conduct research and obtain data by engaging in field studies.
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    6 - 10 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Kids and Clay
    Come join us to make a clay masterpiece. In this hand building class students will use clay and colorful decorating techniques to create an assortment of pieces, from figurines to personalized dinnerware. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    6 - 11 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Planes, Trains, Cars and Creatures
    All aboard!! You will learn to discover, explore and imagine in your own unique ways by experimenting with a variety of art materials and methods. By becoming a wild and crazy artist you will enter the world of outer space, mythical creatures, mysteries and illusions. By encouraging the development of creative thinking and problem solving skills, we’ll look at how things are built in the real world and add fantasy. We’ll design 2D environments with a dash of inventiveness; 3D sculptures with a touch of magic. While inventing, we will be learning about artists and exploring many different media with our project themes. You can even create your own “realities” and “private worlds” in your art! The sky’s the limit so get ready for a week full of planes, trains, cars and creatures. Students will host an “Art Show” to display their fantastical creations to friends and family on the last day of class.
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Paint Like Picasso (& other famous artists)
    Want to fling paint at a canvas or paint lying on your back? In this class you will have the opportunity to not only learn about famous artists like Jackson Pollack, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, Georges Seurat and more; you will also create your own art using the same techniques.
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    LEGO Robotics
    uild and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    LEGO Robotics
    uild and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    SM"ART" Positively Perfect Perspective Projects in Art
    Are you the type of person who likes projects with a challenge? This is the perfect class for you! In creating our perspective art projects, we learn the basic of measuring and using space within in an artwork. Once we know the basic perspective concepts, the Creativity Begins! We will illustrate our names in colorful 2 point perspective with pattern and design. We will then challenge ourselves to create a surrealistic self-portrait with an unusual view point and room interior! We will also create optical illusion pictures with color and pattern. Finally, we will also design a one point museum room interior which is filled with majestic masterpieces! At the end of our class we will have a gallery show in which family and friends may view the wonderful works of art. See you there!
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Crazy Kitchen Chemistry
    Ever wanted to put soap in the microwave but your mom wouldn't let you? In this class you will use a variety of products that you can find in your home to complete different activities and experiments. Come and learn all the fun things you can do that you can't usually try at home!
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Creating Video Games
    Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.
    Register

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 15 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Art for the Heart
    This art class is specifically designed for children who are on the Autism Spectrum or those who have a developmental cognitive disability. The class will engage students through art therapy related activities to learn, have fun, and express themselves through art! Many activities will promote self-expression, talk about feelings / emotions, talk about self worth and strengths, and allow them to experiences a variety of mediums if they choose. Parents and staff are welcome to join the fun!
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    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 15 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Stuffed!
    You will have 'sew' much fun in this class! Turn gloves, socks, sweaters, and loose buttons into your own lovable stuffed creatures. Create one-of-a-kind stuffed elephants, owls, monsters, robots, rocket ships, and more! No previous sewing experience necessary.
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    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    10 - 16 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Pottery on the Wheel
    You will be on your way to becoming a potter by experiencing the beginning techniques of throwing on the wheel. You will create and personalize ceramic pieces. Designed to accommodate a variety of skill levels. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    12 - 16 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Rugby - Sport Basics and More
    Rugby originated in England. The sport could be described as a combination of soccer and American football. In this course students will learn the basics of Rugby through drills, exercises, and tons of fun games! Students will also focus on the importance of teamwork and good sportsmanship. Course is taught by MSUM National Champion Rugby players!!
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    July 11 - 14
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    12 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    3D Printing and Programming
    Learn about the exciting world of 3D printing! Students will learn how 3D printers work, as well as the many applications of 3D printing. They will learn to use 3D CAD programs, process files for 3D printing, and actually 3D print their own designs.
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    Morning Courses

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Grossology
    Ewww! It may be crusty, or it may be slimy - it's definitely disgusting! Come and explore why your brother's feet are so stinky, if it is possible to fill a swimming pool with your mucus and what things are growing in your nose and armpits! You'll be exploring these and other fascinating facts and performing really "gross" experiments!
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    6 - 9 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Water Wonder World
    Come explore a Water Wonder World where students will make fabulous art! Students will work with multiple types of media to create projects that unleash fun, deep sea creatures. Dive into the ocean on the back of a sea turtle and swim amongst the spectacular fish and beautiful mermaids. Watch out for that jellyfish and octopus! But don't worry, your buddy the seahorse will help you along the way. You might even spot a great white shark!
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 12 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Kids N' Action
    Students will get the opportunity to “try out” the latest trends in fitness, from Body Pump and Zumba to Yoga! They will explore the Rock Wall, help to develop an obstacle course, learn safe and effective workouts for the weight room and take in “What’s Cooking?” a quick and easy kids cooking workshop with our registered Dietitian.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Kids and Clay
    Come join us to make a clay masterpiece. In this hand building class students will use clay and colorful decorating techniques to create an assortment of pieces, from figurines to personalized dinnerware. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 -14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    NASA Space Camp
    What does it takes to be an astronaut? Come explore a fun week of learning - from how an astronaut eats and sleeps to what they need to know about gravity before they leave Earth! The week will wrap up with the newest members of NASA launching their rockets into orbit. Come discover just how much NASA rocks!
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    LEGO Robotics
    Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 -11:50 am
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Paper Mache Mania!
    Animals and fictional characters are going to be our inspiration for creating monsters. Using the technique of papier mâché, we are going to learn scale, form, color, measuring, and installation since we want our monsters to be unique, different, and to be able to sit, stand, or hang up. Monsters are going to push our creative thinking process and motor skills. Papier mâché would allow us to express our emotions and creativity using this fun and ecological friendly material that needs patience and determination.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Amazingly Animated Electrical Art
    Astonishing—awesome—animated—exciting—enchanting—electrifying: are just a few adjectives which can be used to describe this “Steam” Art Class. During this class students will have the opportunity to create art projects that literally “light up”. Students will learn and experiment with electric pens, electric conductive tape, led lights and batteries. After students have learned the basic components of creating electrical circuits, student will have the opportunity to design an electric Starry Night, a light up robot, as well as other electrical master pieces! STEAM projects incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math and are an exciting venue in which students learn and create at the same time! There will be a gallery show at the end of this class for friends and family alike to see our exciting creations. See you there!
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Peculiar Painting
    Discover the art of painting like never before through unconventional methods of application. This course incorporates a variety of innovative painting techniques such as bubble blowing and potato stamping. Prepare to use something other than a paintbrush to create masterpieces and memories.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    9 -14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Using Torches to Make Glass Beads
    Making glass beads using a torch can be exciting and a challenge. You will learn to make a simple one color bead and build upon your skills making more complex beads. You will also make hemp bracelets and necklaces to display your beads. Finally, you will learn how to make a simple glass sculpture. Please bring your own sunglasses.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    10 -16 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    Pottery on the Wheel
    You will be on your way to becoming a potter by experiencing the beginning techniques of throwing on the wheel. You will create and personalize ceramic pieces. Designed to accommodate a variety of skill levels. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    10 -15 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Super Science Sampler
    Animals, gravity, fossils, reactions… its science! Students will explore a few major areas of science, including chemistry, physics, biology and more - with hands-on experiments that they will love. This course will help students gain insight on how diverse science can be and more importantly, how you can have a blast doing it.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 11:50 am
    12 -18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Creating Video Games
    Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.
    Register

    Afternoon Courses

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    6 - 10 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Kids and Clay
    Come join us to make a clay masterpiece. In this hand building class students will use clay and colorful decorating techniques to create an assortment of pieces, from figurines to personalized dinnerware. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    6 - 10 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Paint Like Picasso (& other famous artists)
    Want to fling paint at a canvas or paint lying on your back? In this class you will have the opportunity to not only learn about famous artists like Jackson Pollack, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, Georges Seurat and more; you will also create your own art using the same techniques.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00
    CLASS IS FULL

    LEGO Robotics
    uild and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    CLASS IS FULL

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    LEGO Robotics
    uild and program robots all while playing with LEGOs! Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Cartooning and Comics
    Create and construct your own comic book! Students will learn the basic techniques of forming a comic book including, character design, narrative development, and cartoon illustration. Learn to tell a story through visual and written vocabulary and explore fun approaches to comic strips through graphite drawing, collage and sculpture.
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    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Finding Flora and Fauna
    A perfect match for any nature lover, this course, focusing on the importance biodiversity and conservation, will inform students about ecological principles. Students will take nature hikes and learn how to identify common plant and animal species. They will also learn how scientists conduct research and obtain data by engaging in field studies.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    8 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Grossology
    Ewww! It may be crusty, or it may be slimy - it's definitely disgusting! Come and explore why your brother's feet are so stinky, if it is possible to fill a swimming pool with your mucus and what things are growing in your nose and armpits! You'll be exploring these and other fascinating facts and performing really "gross" experiments!
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    American Sign Language
    Come dive into a completely new world with American Sign Language! Students will learn how to communicate using ASL and get a glimpse into Deaf culture. Students will understand challenges Deaf people face in today’s society and learn a new language at the same time!
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Creating Video Games
    Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    9 - 14 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    SM"ART" Positively Perfect Perspective Projects in Art
    Are you the type of person who likes projects with a challenge? This is the perfect class for you! In creating our perspective art projects, we learn the basic of measuring and using space within in an artwork. Once we know the basic perspective concepts, the Creativity Begins! We will illustrate our names in colorful 2 point perspective with pattern and design. We will then challenge ourselves to create a surrealistic self-portrait with an unusual view point and room interior! We will also create optical illusion pictures with color and pattern. Finally, we will also design a one point museum room interior which is filled with majestic masterpieces! At the end of our class we will have a gallery show in which family and friends may view the wonderful works of art. See you there!
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    12 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    3D Printing and Programming
    Learn about the exciting world of 3D printing! Students will learn how 3D printers work, as well as the many applications of 3D printing. They will learn to use 3D CAD programs, process files for 3D printing, and actually 3D print their own designs.
    Register

    July 18 - 21
    12:30 - 3:50 pm
    13 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $129.00

    Advanced!! Pottery on the Wheel
    You will learn more advanced potting techniques of throwing on the wheel. You will create and personalize ceramic pieces. Designed to accommodate a variety of skill levels. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.
    Register

    All Day Courses

    July 18 - 21
    8:30 - 3:50 pm
    12 - 18 year olds
    Class Fee $258.00

    Advanced! Clay and Toy Animation (All day course)
    This advanced section of clay and toy animation that will cover advanced production techniques using a wider variety of supplies to further sharpen stop motion animation skills. This section is for students that have already taken Clay and Toy Animation.
    Register