In-Person

Come on in for face-to-face instruction and activities at Exploration Place. Each week has exciting topics and activities just for you!

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Daily Schedule
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Activities and fun! Includes Explore Club.
7:30 -9 a.m. | Before Care available (additional fee)
4 – 6 p.m. | After Care available (additional fee)

Sponsored by:
Sponsored by Evergy    Kansas Space Grant Consortium     
Ages
6 - 13
Dates
June 1 - August 6 (excluding July 4th week)

Build to Soar

June 1-June 4 | Ages 6-10
Design hot air balloons, build a plane of the future, and launch a rocket into the sky. Discover how to trick the wind, defeat turbulence, and design a wing strong enough to handle wind tunnel speeds!
The price for this camp is: $150
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Makers in the Making

June 1-June 4 | Ages 11-13
Take on gravity to build the tallest tower imaginable, design construction equipment, use blue prints to identify weak points and use controlled demolition to protect the pedestrians below!

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The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Robotics

June 7-11 | Ages 6-10
Design your very own robo-pal to overcome obstacles, maneuver a maze, and take on unthinkable heights. Dive into the circuits that make up robotics, and learn how hydraulics help give animatronics a personality.
The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Finding the Force

June 7-11 | Ages 11-13
In a galaxy far, far, away young apprentices take on both dark and light sides. Which will you be on? Battle the death star, build a light saber, create a Mandalorian helmet, adopt a new language, build up your troops, levitate your own cruiser, and take part in a battle of the forces!

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Lost in Space

June 14-18 | Ages 6-10
Fly through the solar system, create a constellation and adventure through the galaxy. Experiment with star formation, control a rover on mars, and explore the International Space Station.
The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Renegade Robotics

June 14-18 | Ages 11-13
Go “old-school” with robotic design and engineering. Go beyond the computer and take on a hands-on robotic build. Learn how to read schematics, hone your soldering skills, understand how electrons react when introduced to resisters, transistors, capacitors, and more when you build your own robot from scratch! Each child will leave with their very own robot to control.

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The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Bricks and Beyond

June 21-25 | Ages 6-10
Design a LEGO creation! Build towers, trains, and planes. Meet real life LEGO creators and put your imagination to the test! Challenge your teammates to epic battles, bring characters to life and jump from 2D to 3D.
The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Adventures through Space

June 21-25 | Ages 11-13
Inspired by the Artemis Mission objectives, explore what it takes to live on Mars. Collect samples, change a battery, control rovers, and drive a drone. Then, see how NASA is planning missions to other planets and asteroids and design a mining machine.

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The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Rockets, Rovers, and Racecars

June 28-July 2 | Ages 6-10
3,2,1…Launch into a world of speed! Design a rocket capable of handling our atmosphere, create a landing system for its safe return, code a rover to take on a volcano, and design a CO2 car capable of reaching speeds only dreamed about.
The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Reality or Not – Virtual and Augmented Worlds

June 28-July 2 | Ages 11-13
Immerse yourself in the unknown! Use the latest tech to code your own robot. Smash down towers and navigate underwater labyrinths. Learn coding languages and explore augmented reality using a Merge Cube. Take it to the next level by creating unique landscapes in the VR-space.

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The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Minecraft™ Mania

July 12-16 | Ages 6-10
Back by popular demand! Create your own characters and game fields as you bring MinecraftTM to life in this gaming camp. Use coding to build new worlds, make pixel art, and build a red-stone torch from scratch.

 


Brick Masters

July 12-16 | Ages 11-13
Through LEGO We-Do and Mindstorms bring your LEGO world to life. Create a Lego animation using your own characters. Take on Mindstorms challenges, design cities and maneuver your invention through the streets.

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The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Weather Unleashed

July 19-23 | Ages 6-10
Step into the shoes of a storm chaser! Design and track weather using a DIY weather station, learn how to read radar images, and gain skills to predict potential tornadoes. Reveal the secrets of barometric pressure, see what fuels a hurricane, and design a storm probe of the future. Uncover the mystery of severe weather to overcome any severe weather fears.
The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Sci-Fi Tech Wars

July 19-23 | Ages 11-13
From mutants to super structures, test the tech that brings sci-fi movies to life. Construct hydraulic arms, test cryogenics and dive into the world of science fiction as you construct gizmos and gadgets.

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The price for this camp is: $180
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Animal Adventures

July 26-30 | Ages 6-10
Explore ecosystems from across the world. Try on animal adaptations and identify their foot prints. Compare mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and arthropods, imitate animal calls, and take a peek at live video feeds of animals across the globe.
The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Coding in Minecraft™ 101

July 26-30 | Ages 11-13
Engineer new characters, worlds and more with this new Minecraft themed gaming camp! Focus on design, coding, and mastering gaming techniques. Built for those with little to no coding experience, let us introduce you to the basics using iPads, block coding, and the Minecraft game itself.

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The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Wacky and Weird – Creatures of Earth

August 2-6 | Ages 6-10
From extreme environments to your backyard, take a look at the microscopic animals that live among us. Pick out parasites, reveal real-life vampires, problem solve with an octopus and meet a living dinosaur.
The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Roblox Rampage

August 2-6 | Ages 11-13
Jump into a new 3D realm of your own making. Develop a character to play along with and discover new worlds. Cultivate a completely new story and battle to the end and become the ultimate champion. This camp is designed for those students with intermediate experience with coding. We recommend attending “Coding with Minecraft 101” as an introduction.

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The price for this camp is: $180
Members receive 15% off all camps!
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Before Care Add On
M-F 7:30-9AM
$37.50 for all 5-day camps
(June 1-4 discounted 4-day rate $30.00)
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After Care Add On
M-F 4:00-6PM
$50.00 for all 5-day camps
(June 1-4 discounted 4-day rate $40.00)
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Please Note: Masks are required inside the museum for camp participants. 

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