Spring Break Edventures

2019-03-11 9:00 AM - 2019-03-11 4:00 PM
Exploration Place
Exploration Place, 300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS, United States

Accept the mission! Attend all five camps and become Spy Certified. In partnership with Friends University.

CSI Camp
Monday, March 11
It’s a case of the Mondays! Solve the mystery at the museum and become a junior crime scene investigator.

Master of Disguise
Tuesday, March 12
Blend in or stand out! Create sneaky spy costumes to bring out your alter ego.

Spy-ology
Wednesday, March 13
Break the code, bend sound waves and make your own invisible ink.

Shadow Tech
Thursday, March 14
Use technology to find the mole. Create an alarm system, build a bot and maneuver through a laser maze.

Agents of S.T.E.M.
Friday, March 15
Practice the tools of the trade with agility, balance and brain games to get spy ready!

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    Have fun with your little one

    Ages 2 - 5

    3rd Tuesday of the month 10:30 - 11 a.m. Enjoy early childhood educational experiences. Included with general museum admission, free for members.
  • 2018-01-03 10:30 AM - 2018-01-03 11:30 AM
    Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements! January: All About Planes
    • Tools Jan. 10 or Jan. 12
    • Load It Jan. 17 or Jan. 19
    • Weight and Balance Jan. 24 or Jan. 26
    • Parts and Pieces Jan. 31 or Feb. 2

    Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free) Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult) Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

    Save with These Discounts

    • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
    • Save 15% when you sign up for all 16 classes.
    Register Now Please call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
  • 2018-01-15 9:00 AM - 2018-01-15 4:00 PM
    When school is out, fly with science. Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities. Systems Check Monday, Jan. 15 Take command of the cockpit and repair an aircraft’s pre-flight components. For grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Edventure Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Register Now Or call us at 316.660.0620.  Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Online Forms Please complete these forms before your child's Edventure. Model Release Consent & Disclosure Meal Program
  • 2018-02-07 10:30 AM - 2018-02-07 11:30 AM
    Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements! February: Forces of Flight
    • G is for Gravity Feb. 7 or Feb. 9
    • D is for Drag Feb. 14 or Feb. 16
    • L is for Lift Feb. 21 or Feb. 23
    • T is for Thrust Feb. 23 or March 2

    Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free) Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult) Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

    Save with These Discounts

    • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
    Register Now Please call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
  • 2018-02-19 9:00 AM - 2018-02-19 4:00 PM
    When school is out, fly with science. Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities. Ground School Monday, Feb. 19 Prepare for takeoff as you discover how to clear the aircraft for flight and service aircraft during “pit stops.” For grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Edventure Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Register Now Or call us at 316.660.0620.  Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Online Forms Please complete these forms before your child's Edventure. Model Release Consent & Disclosure Meal Program
  • 2018-02-20 9:00 AM - 2018-02-20 4:00 PM
    When school is out, fly with science. Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities. Test Pilot Tuesday, Feb. 20 Earn your wings in the pilot training course. Will you ace it? For grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Edventure Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Register Now Or call us at 316.660.0620.  Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Online Forms Please complete these forms before your child's Edventure. Model Release Consent & Disclosure Meal Program
  • 2018-03-07 10:30 AM - 2018-03-07 11:30 AM
    Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements! March: To the Rescue
    • Air March 7 or March 9
    • Water March 14 or March 16
    • Land March 28 or March 30

    Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free) Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult) Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

    Save with These Discounts

    • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
    Register Now Please call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
  • 2018-03-16 9:00 AM - 2018-03-16 4:00 PM
    Save the day with science! Experience the national traveling exhibit Rescue during Spring Break Edventures. Choose just one day or more or sign up for the whole week! Engineer an Escape Friday, March 16 Get out of here…if you can! Put your skills to work as the museum turns into an escape room! 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5

    Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now " text="Before Care" ] 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now Or call 316.660.0620 to register. Required Forms Model Release Consent & Disclosure Optional Form Meal Program
  • 2018-03-19 9:00 AM - 2018-03-19 4:00 PM
    Save the day with science! Experience the national traveling exhibit Rescue during Spring Break Edventures. Choose just one day or more or sign up for the whole week! Rescue in the Night Monday, March 19 Peer through the eyes of a rescuer as you create your own night vision goggles and discover how to save the day the dark. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5

    Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now " text="Before Care" ] 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now Or call 316.660.0620 to register. Required Forms Model Release Consent & Disclosure Optional Form Meal Program
  • 2018-03-20 9:00 AM - 2018-03-20 4:00 PM
    Save the day with science! Experience the national traveling exhibit Rescue during Spring Break Edventures. Choose just one day or more or sign up for the whole week! Super Senses Tuesday, March 20 Put your skills to the test as you investigate your body’s reaction to the senses. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5

    Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now " text="Before Care" ] 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now Or call 316.660.0620 to register. Required Forms Model Release Consent & Disclosure Optional Form Meal Program
  • 2018-03-21 9:00 AM - 2018-03-21 4:00 PM
    Save the day with science! Experience the national traveling exhibit Rescue during Spring Break Edventures. Choose just one day or more or sign up for the whole week! Rescue Racers Wednesday, March 21 Race the clock in route to a daring rescue. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5

    Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now " text="Before Care" ] 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now Or call 316.660.0620 to register. Required Forms Model Release Consent & Disclosure Optional Form Meal Program
  • 2018-03-22 9:00 AM - 2018-03-22 4:00 PM
    Save the day with science! Experience the national traveling exhibit Rescue during Spring Break Edventures. Choose just one day or more or sign up for the whole week! Become a Rescuer Thursday, March 22 Hang out with the pros and discover the science of saving. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5

    Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now " text="Before Care" ] 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now Or call 316.660.0620 to register. Required Forms Model Release Consent & Disclosure Optional Form Meal Program
  • 2018-03-23 9:00 AM - 2018-03-23 4:00 PM
    Save the day with science! Experience the national traveling exhibit Rescue during Spring Break Edventures. Choose just one day or more or sign up for the whole week! Fire Science Friday, March 23 Light the fire of knowledge with color-changing flames and lessons in fire safety. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5

    Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now " text="Before Care" ] 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Register Now Or call 316.660.0620 to register. Required Forms Model Release Consent & Disclosure Optional Form Meal Program
  • 2018-03-28 10:30 AM - 2018-03-28 11:30 AM
    Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements! March: To the Rescue
    • Air March 7 or March 9
    • Water March 14 or March 16
    • Land March 28 or March 30

    Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free) Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult) Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

    Save with These Discounts

    • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
    Register Now Please call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
  • 2018-04-04 10:30 AM - 2018-04-04 11:30 AM
    Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements! April: Fly the Stormy Skies
    • Clouds April 4 or April 6
    • Ice April 11 or April 13
    • Water April 18 or April 20
    • Wind April 25 or April 27

    Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free) Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult) Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

    Save with These Discounts

    • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
    Register Now Please call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
  • 2018-04-13 9:00 AM - 2018-04-13 4:00 PM
    When school is out, fly with science. Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities. Drone Discovery Friday, April 13 Hone your drone skills and hang out with professional drone pilots while navigating obstacle courses. For grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Edventure Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Register Now Or call us at 316.660.0620.  Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Online Forms Please complete these forms before your child's Edventure. Model Release Consent & Disclosure Meal Program
  • 2018-04-16 9:00 AM - 2018-04-16 4:00 PM
    When school is out, fly with science. Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities. Tools of the Trade Monday, April 16 Ratchet up your skills as you get into the nuts and bolts of the instruments used in aviation. For grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

    Edventure Prices (per person, per day)

    Member: $30 Nonmember: $35 Register Now Or call us at 316.660.0620.  Before Care 7:30 - 9 a.m. $5 After Care 4 - 6 p.m. $5 Online Forms Please complete these forms before your child's Edventure. Model Release Consent & Disclosure Meal Program
  • 2018-05-02 10:30 AM - 2018-05-02 11:30 AM
    Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid and encounter the wonder of our world – it’s science for preschoolers! Explore different parts of an airplane, what makes them fly, and more. Plus, discover what it's like to rescue people in the different elements! May: Playing with Planes
    • No Engines Needed May 2 or May 4
    • Propellers May 9 or May 11
    • Wheels Up May 16 or May 18
    • Wing Shapes May 23 or May 25

    Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free) Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult) Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.

    Save with These Discounts

    • Save 10% when you sign up for all 4 monthly classes.
    Register Now Please call 316-660-0620 to get your discounts!
  • 2018-05-29 9:00 AM - 2018-06-01 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Alien Automobiles May 29 - June 1 Discover how driving in outer space is out of this world. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades1-6) 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Special 4-Day Camp Sci-Fi Science May 29 - June 1 Experiment with current science fiction concepts and uncover what comes to life. Member: $100 Nonmember: $115 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Special 4-day camp Sci-Fi Tech Toys May 29 - June 1 Bring to life science fiction ideas as you construct tech, gadgets and more. Member: $100 Nonmember: $115
  • 2018-06-04 9:00 AM - 2018-06-08 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Art and Airplanes June 5 - June 8 Decorate the inside and outside of aircraft like real aviation designers. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades 1-6) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Architecture and Aircraft June 4 - 8 Build your own plane with blueprints, brackets and more. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Air Capital Aviation - Design June 4 - 8 Use professional aviation tools and techniques to create a design for future aircraft. Member: $125 Nonmember: $140
  • 2018-06-11 9:00 AM - 2018-06-15 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. The Shark Family June 12 - June 15 Search the seas and understand the size of the shark family. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades 1-6) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Meet the Sharks June 11 - 15 Investigate the food, territory and family of one of the ocean’s fiercest predators. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Search and Rescue Drones June 11 - 15 Develop drone-operating skills to search debris and assist in rescue efforts. Member: $125 Nonmember: $140
  • 2018-06-18 9:00 AM - 2018-06-22 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Hear Ye! Hear Ye! June 19 - June 22 Calling all kings and queens of STEM to arise and learn how science was used in castles and courts. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades 1-6) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Storm the Castle June 18 - 22 Design a coat of arms, construct watchtowers, catapults, and defend the castle. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. King of the Apps June 18 - 22 Rule the CPU and develop a new app to share with campmates. Member: $125 Nonmember: $140
  • 2018-06-25 9:00 AM - 2018-06-29 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Creative Construction June 26 - June 29 If you can dream it, you can build it. Form new and exciting building creations. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades 1-6) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. In the Factory June 25 - 29 Take your idea from the drawing board to finished product, while you learn the engineering design process. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Air Capital Aviation- Build June 25 - 29 Build an aircraft of the future from the ground up using aviation industry methods. Member: $125 Nonmember: $140
  • 2018-07-09 9:00 AM - 2018-07-13 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. My Body July 10 - July 13 From the top of your head to the tips of your toes and everything in between, test the limits of what your body can do. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades 1-6) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Body Detectives July 9 - 13 Follow clues to examine the complex functions of the human body. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Radical Robots July 9 - 13 Construct and program a robo-pal that can assist in daily life challenges. Member: $125 Nonmember: $140
  • 2018-07-16 9:00 AM - 2018-07-20 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Little Coders July 17 - July 20 Make a robot move and begin to learn the basics of coding. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades 1-6) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Minecraft™ Mania! July 16 - 20 Create your own characters and game fields as you bring Minecraft™ to life. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Coding Craze July 16 - 20 Create scrambled codes and boost your tech troubleshooting skills. In Partnership with NetApp Member: $125 Nonmember: $140
  • 2018-07-23 9:00 AM - 2018-07-27 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Foodie Fun July 24 - July 27 Play your way through the science of food. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades 1-6) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Creative Kitchen Chemistry July 23 - 27 Take a pinch of play, add a dash of science and mix in some creativity to make spectacular combinations with ordinary ingredients. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Game Maker July 23 - 27 Link game tech, game boards and game code to create the ultimate tinkering challenge. Member: $125 Nonmember: $140
  • 2018-07-30 9:00 AM - 2018-08-03 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Things in the Sky July 31 - August 3 Up, up and away! Assemble flying machines and find out what keeps them in the sky. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades 1-6) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Pilots and Planes July 30 - August 3 Train to become a pilot, construct an aircraft and ponder the wonder of how planes fly. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Air Capital Aviation – Fly July 30 - August 3 Chart a course and prepare to take flight while learning how aircraft get off the ground. Member: $125 Nonmember: $140
  • 2018-08-06 9:00 AM - 2018-08-10 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Deep Blue Sea August 7 - 10 Dive deep to detect the marine life that lies below the ocean’s surface. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Summer Camp (Grades 1-6) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Under the Sea August 6 - 10 Dive into the underwater creatures that fill the seas, experience the wonder of real life mermaids and the science behind how they could survive. In partnership with Music Theatre Wichita’s Production of The Little Mermaid Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 5-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Underwater Robotics August 6 - 10 Design, make and maneuver ROVs to compete against campmates in a wet and wild competition.ground. Member: $125 Nonmember: $140
  • 2018-10-19 9:00 AM - 2018-10-19 4:00 PM
    School’s Out Edventures 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5 LEGO® Mania Friday, Oct. 19 Design and construct your own creations using LEGOs® then add motors and servos to make it move. Edventure Prices (per person, per day) Member: $35 Nonmember: $40 Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5 After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5
  • 2018-10-22 9:00 AM - 2018-10-22 4:00 PM
    School’s Out Edventures 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5 Forge a Fort Monday, Oct. 22 Engineer a fort and create a story to go along with it. Edventure Prices (per person, per day) Member: $35 Nonmember: $40 Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5 After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5
  • 2018-11-12 9:00 AM - 2018-11-12 4:00 PM
    School’s Out Edventures 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5 All Aboard! (Toy Trains) Monday, Nov. 12 Make your own train engine, add on cars for transporting goods and don’t forget the caboose. Edventure Prices (per person, per day) Member: $35 Nonmember: $40 Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5 After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5
  • 2018-11-21 9:00 AM - 2018-11-21 4:00 PM
    School’s Out Edventures 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5 Art Toys Wednesday, Nov. 21 Craft your own masterpiece using toys created for art, and then invent your own. Edventure Prices (per person, per day) Member: $35 Nonmember: $40 Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5 After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5
  • 2018-12-19 9:00 AM - 2018-12-21 4:00 PM
    9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5 Soar with these exciting experiences centered on the national traveling exhibit Toytopia. Toys Tech Hack Wednesday, Dec. 19 Tinker inside of toys that make sound, light up and move. Game Makers Thursday, Dec. 20 Learn about retro games, then design, construct and challenge other campers with your own. Slimey Toys Friday, Dec. 21 Send your senses into overdrive and see how slime, goo and more are made. Winter Break Special Discounts Package – Choose all 6 workshops and save 15% Edventure Prices (per person, per day) Member: $35 Nonmember: $40 Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5 After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5
  • 2018-12-26 9:00 AM - 2018-12-28 4:00 PM
    9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grades K - 5 Soar with these exciting experiences centered on the national traveling exhibit Toytopia. Animal Play Wednesday, Dec. 26 Examine the toys and tools used to play and teach our animal friends. Stop Motion Animation Thursday, Dec. 27 Use toy favorites to create animated shorts. Toys in Space Friday, Dec. 28 Experiment with toys here on earth and find out how those toys behave in microgravity. Winter Break Special Discounts Package – Choose all 6 workshops and save 15% Edventure Prices (per person, per day) Member: $35 Nonmember: $40 Before Care (7:30 - 9 a.m.): $5 After Care (4 - 6 p.m.): $5
  • 2019-01-09 10:30 AM - 2019-01-09 11:30 AM

    Adventures with your little ones

    Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Ages 3 - 5, Advanced registration required.
    It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our planet. Jump into the world of toys and explore the gaming universe. Plus, discover the marvels of the fall and holiday seasons. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme.
     
    January: Live and Let Spy Jan. 9: Spy Training Jan. 16: Investigate! Jan. 23: Top Secret Mission Jan. 30: Solving the Crime
    February: Mighty Coders Feb. 6: Robotic Skills Feb. 13: Coding Crush Feb. 20: Sort It Out Feb. 27: Mega Mazes
     
    March: Storybook Science
    March 6: 'Lil Pigs Construction Co. March 20: A Wolf's Tale
    March 27: Goldilocks: The Big Sleep
     
    April: Seasons April 3: Spring Showers April 10: Summer Sun April 17: So Unbe-leaf-able! April 24: Snow ShowMay: Habitats May 1: Roaring Rainforest May 8: Dusty Dry Desert May 15: Polar Plunge May 22: Water Wonders

    Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free) Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult) Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.
  • 2019-03-20 10:30 AM - 2019-03-20 11:30 AM

    Adventures with your little ones

    Wednesdays, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Ages 3 - 5, Advanced registration required.
    It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our planet. Jump into the world of toys and explore the gaming universe. Plus, discover the marvels of the fall and holiday seasons. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme.
     
    January: Live and Let Spy Jan. 9: Spy Training Jan. 16: Investigate! Jan. 23: Top Secret Mission Jan. 30: Solving the Crime
    February: Mighty Coders Feb. 6: Robotic Skills Feb. 13: Coding Crush Feb. 20: Sort It Out Feb. 27: Mega Mazes
     
    March: Storybook Science
    March 6: 'Lil Pigs Construction Co. March 20: A Wolf's Tale
    March 27: Goldilocks: The Big Sleep
     
    April: Seasons April 3: Spring Showers April 10: Summer Sun April 17: So Unbe-leaf-able! April 24: Snow ShowMay: Habitats May 1: Roaring Rainforest May 8: Dusty Dry Desert May 15: Polar Plunge May 22: Water Wonders

    Prices

    Member: $5 per child (adult member free) Nonmember: $7 per child (includes 1 adult) Includes newsletter linked to the month's theme.
  • 2019-05-28 9:00 AM - 2019-05-31 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Uh-Oh! Messy Science May 28 - May 31 Show off your messy science skills, concoct and create gooey experiments using ingredients from around the house. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Ooey Gooey Science May 28 - 31 Send your senses into overdrive as you perfect a slimy experiment and test chemical reactions. Member: $105 Nonmember: $115 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. High Tech Chemistry May 28 - 31 Using state of the art equipment, break down and create chemical reactions from the inside out. Member: $115 Nonmember: $125
  • 2019-06-03 9:00 AM - 2019-06-07 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Little Aviators June 4 - June 7 Learn what makes a plane fly and build one of your own. Sponsored by Airbus Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Fly Kids June 3 - 7 Create, design and develop while pushing the limits of physics with feats of flight.reactions. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Later Aviator June 3 - 7 Use cutting edge technology and engineer a model aircraft worthy of flight. Member: $115 Nonmember: $125 NEW Travel Camp (Grades 6-9) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Geology Rocks June 3 - 7 Celebrate Kansas geology. Dig up fossils. Climb remarkable land forms. Study rocks and minerals all over the region. Member: $180 Nonmember: $195
  • 2019-06-10 9:00 AM - 2019-06-14 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Mini Music Makers June 11 - June 14 Discover how instruments are made then build your own and join in the Exploration Place marching band for a performance throughout the museum. In Partnership with Music Theatre Wichita’s production of The Sound of Music Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sounds of Science June 10 - 14 Rock out to a custom sound creation and see sound come alive. End camp on a high note with a visit to Music Theatre of Wichita! In Partnership with Music Theatre Wichita’s production of The Sound of Music Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Cyber Composer June 10 - 14 Amplify sound with simple and complex sound systems to see how sound works. Member: $115 Nonmember: $125
  • 2019-06-17 9:00 AM - 2019-06-21 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Tinker-Tots June 18 - June 21 Engineer a maze, create a robot and code your invention to navigate through it. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Got Games? June 17 - 21 Defend the digital universe while forging new routes through the gaming world. Test the tech that brings your favorite video games to life. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Game On June 17 - 21 Link game tech, game boards and game code to create the ultimate tinkering challenge. Member: $115 Nonmember: $125
  • 2019-06-24 9:00 AM - 2019-06-28 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Imaginarium June 25 - June 28 Search through the museum in STEM-inspired scavenger hunts. Put your science expertise to the test and find the clues. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Museum Adventure June 24 - 28 Go behind the scenes at Exploration Place. Make museum magic and test the science of each exhibit. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Feature Film June 24 - 28 Cut, paste, edit and watch your very own feature film.Have your story come to life at a movie premiere at the end of the week. Member: $115 Nonmember: $125 NEW Travel Camp (Grades 6-9) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Construction Zone June 24 - 28 Build your knowledge about how science is involved with construction! Visit active construction sites, and try your hand at heavy equipment. Find out how architects use computers to design buildings and venture to a cement factory. Member: $180 Nonmember: $195
  • 2019-07-08 9:00 AM - 2019-07-12 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Silly Science July 9 - July 12 Investigate how wacky science is possible. Test out some of the unbelievable sights in the national traveling exhibit, The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Brain-Boozled July 8 - 12 Believe it or not! Get the jitters while facing unbelievable feats and illusions. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Shocking Science July 8 - 12 Create crazy new inventions and dive into weird science. Take a trip through the National Traveling Exhibit, The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!® to find inspiration for your fantastic feat! Member: $115 Nonmember: $125
  • 2019-07-15 9:00 AM - 2019-07-19 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Astronauts  July 16 - July 19 Fly through the solar system, scout out constellations and planets. Tour other galaxies in this out-of-this-world camp. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Lost in Space July 15 - 19 Blast off with science! Fly through the solar system, create a constellation and adventure through the galaxy. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Rockets July 15 - 19 Countdown to takeoff! Work with the experts to design and launch a rocket so you can experience Wichita from new heights. Member: $115 Nonmember: $125
  • 2019-07-22 9:00 AM - 2019-07-26 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Once Upon a Time July 23 - July 26 Calling all princesses and princes to defend the castle! Go back in time to a faraway land complete with catapults, towers and draw bridges to protect your territory. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Castles and Catapults July 22 - 26 Protect the palace from intruders in an epic battle for  control of Castle Exploration Place using a personalized shield and armor. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. King of the Apps July 22 - 26 Be the master of the app kingdom as you engineer and implement your very own app. Member: $115 Nonmember: $125
  • 2019-07-29 9:00 AM - 2019-08-02 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Water Wonders July 30 - August 2 Look at water under a microscope, find out how physics helps water flow and discover why water is so important. Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. H2-Woah! July 29 - August 2 Spend the week investigating the wonder of earth’s most precious resource. End the week with a camp wide water fight. Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Living Liquid July 29 - August 2 Collect water samples, use tech to uncover microorganisms and more in our local watering holes. Member: $115 Nonmember: $125 NEW Travel Camp (Grades 6-9) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Farm the Future July 29 - August 2 Have you ever stopped to think about the technology that goes into modern state-of-the-art agriculture? Investigate the technology and chemistry that puts food on our tables. Kansas helps feed the whole world! Member: $180 Nonmember: $195
  • 2019-08-05 9:00 AM - 2019-08-09 4:00 PM
    Preschool Summer Camp (Age 4-entering kindergarten) Tuesday-Friday, 9 - 11 a.m. Up, Up and Away August 6 - 9 Spend time in the sky and learn why you always land on the ground. Sponsored by Airbus Member: $55 Nonmember: $60 Includes snack Discovery Camp (Grades 1-5) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Get Your Flight On August 5 - 9 From liftoff to landing and everything in between, experience how planes fly. Sponsored by Airbus Member: $135 Nonmember: $150 TinkerTech Summer Camp (Grades 6-8) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Drone Zone August 5 - 9 Take to the skies and become a master drone pilot. Code a drone and watch it fly. Member: $115 Nonmember: $125
  • 2019-09-04 10:30 AM - 2019-09-04 11:30 AM
    Ages 3 - 5, Advanced registration required. It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our planet. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme. September: Storm the Castle Sept. 4: Castle Construction Sept.11: A Day in the Life Sept.18: Medieval Food Court Sept. 25: Moats, Boats, and More!
  • 2019-10-02 10:30 AM - 2019-10-02 11:30 AM
    Ages 3 - 5, Advanced registration required. It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our planet. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme. October: Crazy Weather Oct. 2: Storms Oct. 9: Sunny Skies Oct. 16: Snow and Ice Oct. 23: Twisters Oct. 30: Cooling Temperatures
  • 2019-10-18 9:00 AM - 2019-10-18 4:00 PM
    Grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. When school is out, science is in! Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities: Natural Disasters Friday, Oct. 18 Strike through stormy skies, rumble with earthquakes, and get to the bottom of erosion and other weather phenomena!
  • 2019-10-21 9:00 AM - 2019-10-21 4:00 PM
    Grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. When school is out, science is in! Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities: Experiments 101 Monday, Oct. 21 Mix, measure and test your scientific creation. Observe physical reactions and test chemicals.
  • 2019-11-06 10:30 AM - 2019-11-06 11:30 AM
    Ages 3 - 5, Advanced registration required. It’s science for preschoolers! Investigate, discover and question with your Kansas Kid while you encounter the wonder of our planet. Parents will receive a newsletter linked to the class’s monthly theme. November: In Out Community Nov. 6: My Body Nov.13: Helpers Nov. 20: Farmers
  • 2019-11-11 9:00 AM - 2019-11-11 4:00 PM
    Grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. When school is out, science is in! Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities: Wacky Weather Monday, Nov. 11 Breeze through the highs and lows of weather patterns. Map out recreations of these meteorological conditions.
  • 2019-11-27 9:00 AM - 2019-11-27 4:00 PM
    Grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. When school is out, science is in! Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities: Creepy Crawling Critters Wednesday, Nov. 27 Weave through the wonder of spiders, investigate insects, and burrow in with underground dwellers. Uncover how these creatures adapt and survive.
  • 2019-12-20 9:00 AM - 2019-12-20 4:00 PM
    Grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. When school is out, science is in! Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities: The Science of Storms Friday, Dec. 20 Uncover ways to protect yourself from unpredictable weather. Experience the force of an EF1 tornado. Build your own anemometer to measure wind speed.
  • 2019-12-23 9:00 AM - 2019-12-23 4:00 PM
    Grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. When school is out, science is in! Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities: Crazy Climates Monday, Dec. 23 Construct a terrarium, and dig into Earth’s biospheres. Plus test extreme weather conditions, from desert to arctic and more.
  • 2019-12-26 9:00 AM - 2019-12-26 4:00 PM
    Grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. When school is out, science is in! Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities: Fairy Tale Science Thursday, Dec. 26 Huff, puff and blow a house down. Climb braids of hair. Find the truth in fabled stories.
  • 2019-12-27 9:00 AM - 2019-12-27 4:00 PM
    Grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. When school is out, science is in! Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities: Construction Zone Friday, Dec. 27 Engineer boats, support structures, and build bridges. Get your hands dirty testing your designs.
  • 2019-12-30 9:00 AM - 2019-12-30 4:00 PM
    Grades K - 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. When school is out, science is in! Sign up your student now for a day full of STEM activities: Out of This World! Monday, Dec. 30 Tour the cosmos, test extraterrestrial terrain, and discover the differences in neighboring planets.