Collaboratory’s Academy for Wizardry – July 29-Aug 2


  • Academy for Wizardry
    July 29, 2019 - August 2, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This camp, perfect for Harry Potter fans, will be a week packed full of magical favorites including coding our very own Sorting Hat bot, concocting fizzing potions and bubbling slime, Quidditch matches, engineering wands with electric circuits, and so much more! We’ll also explore the hands-on science behind future-ready principles like invisibility and human flight (more…)

Crime Scene Investigation Camp


  • Crime Scene Investigation Camp
    July 29, 2019 - August 2, 2019
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Collaboratory Crime Scene Investigation Camp is where curious kids interested in learning about law enforcement and the science behind investigating a crime.  We will learn how to dust for fingerprints, learn to take shoe print and tire track impressions, study DNA, and learn about other tools used at the scene of the crime! Join (more…)

Robotics Camp – July


  • Robotics Camp
    July 22, 2019 - July 26, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This camp is perfect for all beginner and intermediate roboticists! Robotics Camp will enable kids to explore the role that robots have in our world and the incredible potential they have to impact people in powerful ways. Throughout the five days, kids will have the opportunity to learn about robots, what they can do, how (more…)

Engineering Camp – Space Exploration


  • Engineering Camp
    July 22, 2019 - July 26, 2019
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This camp brings together curious thinkers who love to tinker, design, build, take-apart, launch, and fly, and zoom.  We’ll use NASA as our inspiration to look at how we can design and engineer our own gadgets and gizmos to explore new and unknown frontiers.  Just a few of the awesome projects engineers will design, build (more…)

Girls in STEAM Rock


  • Girls in STEAM Rock
    July 16, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

A one day camp for girls of all ages! We will be exploring how women can make the greatest impact on the world of STEAM! Special guests that work in the fields of science, technology, engineering, art and math will be here to collaborate with us on our projects!  Come explore your future with us! (more…)

ALL Day STEAM Camp – July 2 OR July 15


  • All Day STEAM Camp July 2
    July 2, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • All Day STEAM Camp July 15
    July 15, 2019
    9:00 am - 4:00 pm

This one day camp brings together curious thinkers who love to tinker, design, build, take-apart, launch, hover, create, and make a mess in the name of curiosity!  Join us for an all-day STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) camp for a mix of some of our favorite activities and experiences from the Collaboratory!  We’ll spend (more…)

Science & Art Fusion Camp


  • Science & Art Fusion
    June 27, 2019 - June 28, 2019
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This camp is for those curious, multi-faceted Collaboratorians who have a passion for both art and science.  We’ll fuse the two together in exciting ways to create a portfolio of take-home, science-based art pieces.  We’ll use chemistry in fluid acrylic poured painting, create unique pop-rocket exploding art canvases, utilize water marbling to hydro-dip scarves for (more…)

Technology Tinkerers – Gadgets & Gizmos


  • Gadgets & Gizmos Camp
    June 24, 2019 - June 26, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This camp is a dream camp for inventors, tinkerers, and any kids who love to take things apart and always wonder how things work!  We’ll spend part of the time deconstructing any electronics we can get our hands on like computers and hair dryers to see how they work and how the moving parts work (more…)

Collaboratory’s Academy for Wizardry – June


  • Academy for Wizardry
    June 24, 2019 - June 26, 2019
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

This camp, perfect for Harry Potter fans, will be a week packed full of magical favorites including coding our very own Sorting Hat bot, concocting fizzing potions and bubbling slime, Quidditch matches, engineering wands with electric circuits, and so much more! We’ll also explore the hands-on science behind future-ready principles like invisibility and human flight (more…)

Kitchen Chemistry, Candy Science, and other Crazy Concoctions


  • June 17, 2019 - June 21, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

THIS SESSION SOLD OUT – Check out our NEW just added session! https://knowledgeplayground.org/events/kitchen-chemistry-2-0/ ‎ This camp brings together curious kids who love to explore, discover, and create in the kitchen!  We’ll cook s’mores in homemade solar ovens, measure pH levels with our own chemical pH indicator, create our own “micro-scoopic” ice cream with liquid nitrogen, (more…)