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    February 12, 2018
    Children’s Museum of New Hampshire
    Contact: Neva Cole, Communications Director
    6 Washington Street
    Dover, NH 03820
    (603) 742-2002
    www.childrens-museum.org
     
    Children’s Museum of NH Summer Camp 2018 Preview
     
    Mini-Camp for Mini-Campers
    Ages 4-6 years
    3-day camps
    Tuesdays – Thursdays, 9:15am-Noon
    Fee: $90/session for members & $100/session for non-members
     
    This is a great first summer camp experience for children ages 4-6. Each session features exclusive time interacting with museum exhibits, hands on activities, crafts, stories and a snack. Children must be 4 years old on the first day of camp and be able to use the bathroom independently. Each session focuses on hands-on, interactive learning. Choose between the following camps:
     
    3-Day Mini-Camp: Wee Ones Summer Edition
    Tuesday, June 26 - Thursday, June 28, 9:15am-Noon
    Campers ages 4-6 will enjoy some of our favorite aspects of our popular weekly PRE pre-k program - Wee Ones! Enjoy singing, movement, circle time and hands-on activities. We will also explore music, art and animal science. Cost is $90 for Members & $100 for Non-members. Go online, www.childrens-museum.org, to learn more or to register. Please note that registration will close one week before each class begins.
     
    3-Day Mini Camp: Incredible Animals
    Tuesday, July 24 - Thursday, July 26, 9:15am-Noon
    Campers, ages 4-6, will explore habitats, animal tracks, survival techniques and more! Kids will do science-inspired art projects and lots of fun experiments. Start thinking like an animal and crawl, run, or hop on over to camp! Cost is $90 for Members & $100 for Non- Go online, www.childrens-museum.org, to learn more or to register. Please note that registration will close one week before each class begins.
     
    3-Day Mini-Camp: Yes, You are an Artist
    Tuesday, August 7 - Thursday, August 9, 9:15am-Noon
    This camp is designed to encourage the artist that exists within each camper! Using a variety of materials, each child, ages 4-6, will engage in the process of creating sculptures, wearable art, and much more! Campers will explore their creative potential and go home with some fabulous works of art. End the camp with a mini art show for all to attend. Cost is $90 for Members & $100 for Non-members. Go online, www.childrens-museum.org, to learn more or to register. Please note that registration will close one week before each class begins.
     
    3-Day Mini-Camp: Storybook STEAM
    Tuesday, August 14 - Thursday, August 16, 9:15am-Noon
    Even our youngest visitors can explore S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math). Do you have a young scientist, ages 4-6, at home that also loves books? This is the perfect camp! We’ll read wonderful picture books and then do experiments, activities, and crafts that match. We’ll explore topics from “Things That Go” to weather, to the stars! Cost is $90 for Members & $100 for Non-members. Go online, www.childrens-museum.org, to learn more or to register. Please note that registration will close one week before each class begins.
     
    3-Day Mini Junior Science Camp: Science Art
    Tuesday, August 21 - Thursday, August 23, 9:15am-Noon
    Junior Scientists, ages 4-6, will dive into the world of science through art in this messy and fun camp! We’ll learn - and understand - fancy scientific words, explore open-ended crafts, read stories and, of course, get our hands dirty doing foamy, fizzy, bubbly experiments. Cost is $90 for Members & $100 for Non-members. Go online, www.childrens-museum.org, to learn more or to register. Please note that registration will close one week before each class begins.
     
    Discovery Camps
    Ages 7-11
    Mondays – Thursdays, 9:15am – 1pm, 4-day camps
    Fee: $150/session for members & $170/session for non-members
     
    Our Discovery Camps are for kids ages 7-11 years. These camps focus on bringing art and science right to kids’ fingertips, and explore a wide variety of topics with hands-on STEAM activities and exploration. Kids eat their lunch during these camps. Choose between the following camps:
      
    4-Day Discovery Camp: Chasing Dinosaurs
    Monday, July 23 – Thursday, July 26, 9:15am-1pm
    Learn all about dinosaurs in our Dino day camp! Kids ages 7-11 will be investigating links between dinosaurs and modern day birds through hands-on science activities. Dig for fossils, make a dinosaur bone, and enjoy dinosaur games and crafts! This is the perfect camp for curious dinosaur lovers. Cost is $150 for Members or $170 for Non-members. Go online, www.childrens-museum.org, to learn more or to register. Please note that registration will close one week before each camp begins.
     
    4-Day Discovery Camp: STEAM Science and Art
    Monday, August 6 - Thursday, August 9, 9:15am-1pm
    From messy mixtures to slimy sculptures, it’s science and art STEAM day camp! Kids ages 7-11will make some beautiful works of art and learn through hands-on science experiments each day. The camp will culminate with a mini-science and art fair on Thursday. Cost is $150 for Members or $170 for Non-members. Go online, www.childrens-museum.org, to learn more or to register. Please note that registration will close one week before each camp begins.
     
    4-Day Discovery Camp:  Tinkerers, Makers, and Engineers
    Monday, August 13 - Thursday, August 16, 9:15am-1pm
    Do you have kids, ages 7-11, who love to design? Do they love creative problem solving and building stuff? Do they love getting just a little bit messy? Join us for a week of tinkering, making, and engineering! Each day will have a different theme, and will include engineering challenges, projects to take home, and hands-on science lessons. Cost is $150 for Members or $170 for Non-members. Go online, www.childrens-museum.org, to learn more or to register. Please note that registration will close one week before each class begins.
     
    Registration: To register go online, www.childrens-museum.org
    Please note: Registration will close one week before each class begins. 
     
    About the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire
     
    The not-for-profit Children’s Museum of New Hampshire is located at 6 Washington Street in Dover and offers two levels of hands-on, interactive exhibits for children from newborn to middle school. Children can explore a wide range of subjects, from dinosaurs, music and aeronautics to world cultures, art and natural history. Open year-round, the Silver LEED-certified museum specializes in creating memorable family learning experiences and works closely with schools, social service agencies and educators. The museum also hosts a variety of live performances, workshops, classes and special events for families. For more information, please call the museum at (603) 742-2002 or visit www.childrens-museum.org
    Contact:
    Neva Cole, Communications Director
    (603) 742-2002