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Although The Museum remains closed to the public, Summer Camp is allowed to run and will begin June 8. Contact Wendy for details at 610.371.5850x223 or wendy.koller@readingpublicmuseum.org


June 8


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**Updated May 24, 2020**


2020 Museum Discovery Camp is on! The Museum and EDU staff are looking closely at PA and CDC Guidelines to run a safe and fun camp! 

Museum Discovery Camp is for children entering grades 1 – 6 in the fall of 2020. Camp days are from 9am – 4pm. Early drop-off is available Monday – Friday in the morning beginning at 8am (additional $10 per day) and late pick-up is available Monday – Thursday until 5pm (additional $10 per day).

SPACE IS VERY LIMITED - REGISTER TODAY! Contact Wendy at wendy.koller@readingpublicmuseum.org or call 610.371.5850 x223.

PRICING FOR CAMPS (per camper, per week). Camp registration is not guaranteed until payment and confirmation are received.

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Camp Weeks and Topics 
*Newly added camp weeks

*June 8-12
Space Camp

Calling all future astronauts!  Spend the week learning about all things extra-terrestrial as you participate in astronaut training, make your own constellation finder, construct moon landers, and more!   Plus see a star show in our planetarium!

*June 15-19
Art Scientist 

Join us for a fun filled week of making your own paper, paint, and crayons, and learning the chemistry behind paper maché.  Plus explore color changing chemical reactions, optical illusions, and more!

*June 22-26

Each day in this camp will feature a different topic! From Astrology to Zoology this camp has something for everyone. Study fingerprinting and evidence analysis as you learn about criminology, make your own clouds and see mini-lightening as we explore meteorology, and see star shows in our Planetarium that focus on mythology and astrology.

June 29 - July 3
STEAM Scouts 

Scout out all the possibilities of STEAM through this week and as a bonus, if you are a scout, you will complete various badge requirements too!

July 6 - July 10

Things that make you go…EEEW! GrosSci will take science to disgusting new heights!

July 13 - July 17
Time Traveler

Travel through space and time to discover some pretty amazing things about the universe, our past and our future!

July 20 - July 24
License to Spy

Dust off your magnifying glass and straighten your tie, we're going to delve into the world of espionage and really take a bite our of crime!

July 27 - July 31
Artful Antics
Release your inner artist and spend this week concocting artfully amazing antics and abstracts!

August 3 - August 7

Design and build your way through this week with challenges galore! This week, we'll meet you at the Enginerium!

August 10 - August 14
Eco Explosion
The outdoors are all around us! Come join us this week for an amazing trek into ecology and the world right outside your window!

August 17 - August 21
Anything Goes
The name says it all! This week is a potpourri of art, science, engineering, and anything else you can imagine!


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