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Spring Camps


Registration is Now Closed


Spring Camps are now closed. If you're looking for in-person fun this summer, we highly recommend you sign up in advance for our Summer Camps.

Join Spring Camps at the Fleet, where new adventures await each day! Grades 1–3 enjoy a variety of fun and educational STEAM activities and themes. Campers will explore the museum’s exhibit galleries and engage in hands–on activities. Sign up for individual days or the whole week! Topics vary each year, but check out the list below for previous topics.

Call 619-238-1233 x806 for more information.

 


What type of program are you looking for this summer?

This summer, programs are being offered both in-person and virtually. Please use one of the links below to jump to the section you are interested in. 

Creating a Safe Space
At the Fleet Science Center, we love to have hands-on experiences for all of our students in an environment that is positive, fun and safe. To learn more about our program polices and FAQs regarding programs, please click here

 


 

Virtual Camps: March 29 - April 2

Camps from the comfort of your own home! The Fleet Science Center is now offering Virtual Camps. Each camp virtual class will be filled with challenges, hands-on activities that can be done using materials found in your home and has challenges aimed for students in grades 2–4. With 4 unique topics per week, campers can explore an array of fields including biology, chemistry, engineering, environmental science, physics, robotics and much more! Sign up for one or bundle a week together and save!

Each Virtual Program includes:

  • Prepackaged materials ranging from craft supplies to specialty items packed by our Science Educators
  • Additional Educational content and challenges
  • Video content that introduces the challenge and provides strategies for caregivers in confidently facilitating these activities. Designated live virtual weekly meetings with a Fleet Science Educator to keep everyone connected, share results and ask questions.

Pricing

Virtual Camp Topics

DNA Structures
March 29; 11:00 a.m.

Find our what you, and all living things, are made of! Create your own model and extract strands of DNA.

Kitchen Chemistry
March 30; 11:00 a.m.

Become a chemist by experimenting with acids and bases that can be found in your kitchen or pantry! 

Action Reaction
March 31; 11:00 a.m.

Put your engineering skills to the test in this approach to simple machines and the transfer of energy 

Sound Science
April 1; 11:00 a.m.

Explore how sound moves and design your own noisemaker.

Gravitation Station
April 2; 11:00 a.m.

Take adventures to new heights! Use parachutes to explore forces, motion and more.

Material Pick Up  for Virtual Camps is on March 26


Additional Infomation About Pick Up:

Curbside pick-up for materials for each session will be available on at the Fleet Science Center from 9:30-10:00a.m. and 3:00-3:30p.m. on the date listed below. Pick-up will be located at the Business Entrance on the south side of the building, adjacent to the parking lot. To get to the South entrance from Park Boulevard, turn on Space Theater Way and make an immediate right into the parking lot adjacent to the building. The Fleet Science Center is located at 1875 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101.

 



Onsite and In-Person STEAM Camp: Grades 13

SOLD OUT

Our in-person Spring Camps are currently sold out! If you're looking for in-person fun this summer, we highly recommend you sign up in advance for our Summer Camps.

At the Fleet Science Center, we love to have hands-on experiences for all of our students in an environment that is positive, fun, and safe. Our in-person camps provide a space where students can have hands on learning alongside other students. Full-Day Camps are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Pricing

Member: $250

Nonmembers: $275

Prices listed are for 5 days of camp.

We are continuing to operate in-person camps following the CDC and ACA safe camp and camper guidelines. To learn more about our program polices and FAQs regarding programs, please click here.

In-Person Camp Daily Topics at a Glance; M-F 9am-4pm

Monday: Inside Your Insides

Investigate bones, blood, digestion and other amazing systems of the human body.

Tuesday: To the Extreme

Explore explosive earth events, crazy weather and other thrilling science activities!

Wednesday: Build It

Learn what it takes to be an engineer by testing, tweaking and retesting as you build tall towers, bridges and other construction challenges. 

Thursday: Magic & Illusion

Make color-changing potions, observe the fascinating nature of dry ice and learn illusion tricks that will impress your friends!

Friday: Maker Mania

Join the Maker movement! Craft, tinker and create your own incredible devices. 

 

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1875 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 238-1233

Thank You

to our generous sponsors

City of San Diego

 

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