Summer Camps 2016
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SUMMER CAMPS: AGES 2 - 3

My Little One and Me (with adult)

Who said the big kids get to have all the fun?  2- and 3-year-olds and their special adult now have a summer camp of their own!  Each day will be full of fun surprises; music and movement; science explorations; art projects; and special playtime in the museum.

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 20 - 24 SOLD OUT

June 27 - July 1

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

SUMMER CAMPS: AGES 4 - 5

Mini Jedi Training

Awaken the force in this special week-long Jedi Training.  We will investigate robots, light sabers, and space travel.  From our Alpha Lab Station on the Moon of Endor, we will explore droids and build models of space communities to support life on new planets.  May the Force be with you!

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 6 - 10 SOLD OUT

June 13 - 17 SOLD OUT

July 18 - 22  SOLD OUT

July 25 - 29 1 spot left

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

June 20 - 24 SOLD OUT

June 27 - July 1

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

My Princess Dream

“Once Upon a Time at Omaha Children’s Museum…” Start your own fairytale adventure as you join us for a week full of princess fun!  You’ll do crafts, learn how to do a proper curtsy, be visited by princesses every day, dance, sing, and end the week with a special tea party with a princess in Fairytale Land.  This memorable camp will make you feel like royalty!

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 20 - 24 SOLD OUT

June 27 - July 1 SOLD OUT

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

June 6 - 10

June 13 - 17 SOLD OUT

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Mini-Masterpiece Mania

Get ready for a week of artistic fun and learning as you create masterpieces using a variety of artistic mediums and methods.  Paint a silly self-portrait, sculpt an imaginary world of your own, or create your very own papier mâché pet!  Have a blast, get creative, and make a mess (that we’ll clean up!) in Mini-Masterpiece Mania!

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 20 - 24

July 18 - 22

July 25 - 29

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

June 27 - July 1 

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Pirates and Mermaids: Voyage to Creature Cove

Ahoy Mateys!  Climb aboard and join us on this pirate adventure!  We’ll explore what it takes to be pirates, go “Under the Sea” on mermaid adventures, and come face-to-face with creatures from the deep, all without leaving Omaha Children’s Museum!  Don’t miss your chance to set sail on a once in a lifetime adventure with Pirates and Mermaids: Voyage to Creature Cove!

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

July 5 - 9 **$10 discount for holiday week

July 11 - 15

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

July 18 - 22

July 25 - 29

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Jr. All Star Wacky Olympics

You don’t have to travel to Rio this summer to earn your Olympic Gold!  You and your fellow Jr. Olympians will train and compete in the wackiest of potato-sack relays, a water balloon javelin throw and a hula hoop obstacle course!  We’ll develop our own uniforms and create our own Olympic mascots in this stupendous sports spectacle.  Everyone’s a winner in the Jr. All Star Wacky Olympics.

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

July 18 - 22

July 25 - 29

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Adventures in Storybook Land

Mother Goose is on the loose at the Omaha Children’s Museum. This exciting camp explores your favorite classic fairytales. Huff and puff alongside the Big Bad Wolf as he takes on the Three Little Pigs, help Dexter the Dragon make popcorn, and join Alice on an adventure in Wonderland.  We’ll even create our own storybook, guaranteed to be a classic!  Take Goldilocks’ word for it; this camp is “just right!”

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 6 - 10

June 13 - 17

June 27 - July 1

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

June 20 - 24

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Pet Vet

Your toys are in luck with you as their doc!  Bring your stuffed animal with you as we take care of our furry (stuffed) animal friends. We will make crafts, open our own kindness clinic and learn about real life animals.  Take your fuzzy friends’ ouchies away at Pet Vet camp!

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

June 6 - 10

June 13 - 17 SOLD OUT

July 5 - 9  **$10 discount for holiday week

July 11 - 15

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Dora Goes to Kindergarten

Hola! Grab Backpack, Map and all your friends in this exciting introduction to Kindergarten.  Let’s work together as we explore numbers, colors, shapes, and sounds through games, movement, and imagination.  End your week-long adventure with a fun-filled fiesta and a visit from Dora. And remember, “Swiper, no swiping!”

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

July 11 - 15

August 1 - 5

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

SUMMER CAMPS: AGES 6 - 8

Minecraft

Do you love Minecraft?  Is your name Steve?  Come join us on our real-world Minecraft adventure!  Create your own camp world as we play in real life multi-player mode.  Enjoy lots of “offline” Minecraft games and activities.  We will dig for gems and ore, plant saplings, and build together at a real crafting-table.  Don’t be a creeper…join us at Minecraft camp!

*Please note that we will not actually be playing Minecraft on any computer or device at this camp.

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

July 18 - 22  SOLD OUT

July 25 - 29 1 spot left

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

June 20 - 24  SOLD OUT

June 27 - July 1

July 11 - 15

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Master Jedi

Awaken the force in this special week-long Jedi Training.  We will investigate robots, light sabers, and space travel.  From our Alpha Lab Station on the Moon of Endor, we will explore droids and build models of space communities to support life on new planets.  May the Force be with you!

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 20 - 24 SOLD OUT

June 27 - July 1 1 spot left

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

June 6 - 10

June 13 - 17 1 spot left

July 18 - 22

July 25 - 29

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead

Girl power is full S.T.E.A.M. ahead with this camp!  You will be introduced to famous women of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics in this hands-on camp.  Discover how women have left their mark on history as we chart planets; experiment with lights and crystals; and investigate "bugs" in computers and the woman who first discovered them.

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 20 - 24

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

June 6 - 10

June 13 - 17

June 27 - July 1

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Masterpiece Mania! 

Ready for more art?!  All artists are invited to join us for a week of artistic fun and learning as we dive deeper into the world of art.  We will focus on process-driven art activities and explore a variety of artistic mediums.  Let your creativity shine as you paint, draw, mold, and build your next masterpiece.

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 27 - July 1

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

June 20 - 24

July 18 - 22

July 25 - 29

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Pirates and Mermaids: Voyage to Creature Cove

Ahoy Mateys!  Climb aboard and join us on this pirate adventure!  We’ll explore what it takes to be pirates, go “Under the Sea” on mermaid adventures, and come face-to-face with creatures from the deep, all without leaving Omaha Children’s Museum!  Don’t miss your chance to set sail on a once in a lifetime adventure with Pirates and Mermaids: Voyage to Creature Cove!

Afternoon Session: 1 - 4 p.m. 

July 5 - 9  **$10 discount for holiday week

July 11 - 15

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

All Star Wacky Olympics

You don’t have to travel to Rio this summer to earn your Olympic Gold!  You and your fellow Olympians will train and compete in the wackiest of potato-sack relays, a water balloon javelin throw and a hula hoop obstacle course!  We’ll develop our own uniforms and create our own Olympic mascots in this stupendous sports spectacle.  Everyone’s a winner in the All Star Wacky Olympics.

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

July 18 - 22

July 25 - 29

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Secret Spy Academy

Psst…calling all sleuths.  Your mission, should you choose to accept it: Omaha Children’s Museum is shrouded in mystery this summer.  Join an elite group of recruits in solving this puzzling case. Earn your spy certification by completing missions, deciphering codes, and mastering the art of disguise at the Secret Spy Academy! 

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 6 - 10 SOLD OUT

June 13 - 17

July 5 - 9  **$10 discount for holiday week

July 11 - 15 SOLD OUT

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Grossology

Did you know a sneeze can travel over 100 MPH?   Or that your intestines can be 25 feet in length?  Discover some of anatomy’s most interesting facts in this disgustingly fun adventure.  Make snot, discover how food travels in your intestines, and what you need to keep your bodies healthy and strong.

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

June 6 - 10

June 13 - 17

Cost: $120 Members; $135 Non-Members

 

Cinderella, Rumpelstiltskin & Other Fairy Tale Adventure (Ages 5-8)

Spend your mornings at the Omaha Children’s Museums and your afternoons at The Rose Theatre with stories from your favorite fairy tale adventures!  At Omaha Children’s Museum, we will make props, scenery and costumes that we will bring over to The Rose as we bring characters to life and act out favorite scenes from stories likeCinderella and Rumpelstiltskin.  We will even create new fairy tales of our own!

Morning Session: 9 a.m. - Noon 

August 1 - 5

Cost: $185 Members; $195 Non-Members

Register for this camp at rosetheatre.org or call The Rose at 402.502.4617.