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This year College for Kids & Teens is offering a discount - register for 3 courses and the 4th is FREE. This applies to all courses taken by kids in a family. So, you have 2 children registered for 2 classes 1 course would be free. **Note all-day courses count as 2 courses for the purposes of this discount.**

Session I (06/13/16 - 06/16/16)

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Super Science Sampler

Animals, gravity, fossils, reactions… its science! Students will explore a few major areas of science, including chemistry, physics, biology and more - with hands-on experiments that they will love. This course will help students gain insight on how diverse science can be and more importantly, how you can have a blast doing it.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Water Wonder World (AM)

Come explore a Water Wonder World where students will make fabulous art! Students will work with multiple types of media to create projects that unleash fun, deep sea creatures. Dive into the ocean on the back of a sea turtle and swim amongst the spectacular fish and beautiful mermaids. Watch out for that jellyfish and octopus! But don't worry, your buddy the seahorse will help you along the way. You might even spot a great white shark!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-11 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
American Sign Language

Come dive into a completely new world with American Sign Language! Students will learn how to communicate using ASL and get a glimpse into Deaf culture. Students will understand challenges Deaf people face in today’s society and learn a new language at the same time!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Crazy Kitchen Chemistry (AM)

Ever wanted to put soap in the microwave but your mom wouldn't let you? In this class you will use a variety of products that you can find in your home to complete different activities and experiments. Come and learn all the fun things you can do that you can't usually try at home!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Found and Recycled Sculpture

A fun introduction to 3D art that will focus on using recyclable and found materials such as cardboard, wood, and a variety of found objects that students can pick up to make unique and fun sculptures. Students are encouraged to bring a wide variety of small objects they wish to incorporate into their projects, let your imagination soar!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics (AM) FULL 

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics @ (AM)

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
NASA Space Camp

What does it takes to be an astronaut? Come explore a fun week of learning - from how an astronaut eats and sleeps to what they need to know about gravity before they leave Earth! The week will wrap up with the newest members of NASA launching their rockets into orbit.  Come discover just how much NASA rocks!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Creating Video Games (AM)

Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
12-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Using Torches to Make Glass Beads

Making glass beads using a torch can be exciting and a challenge. You will learn to make a simple one color bead and build upon your skills making more complex beads. You will also make hemp bracelets and necklaces to display your beads. Finally, you will learn how to make a simple glass sculpture. Please bring your own sunglasses.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Crazy Kitchen Chemistry (PM)

Ever wanted to put soap in the microwave but your mom wouldn't let you? In this class you will use a variety of products that you can find in your home to complete different activities and experiments. Come and learn all the fun things you can do that you can't usually try at home!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Water Wonder World (PM)

Come explore a Water Wonder World where students will make fabulous art! Students will work with multiple types of media to create projects that unleash fun, deep sea creatures. Dive into the ocean on the back of a sea turtle and swim amongst the spectacular fish and beautiful mermaids. Watch out for that jellyfish and octopus! But don't worry, your buddy the seahorse will help you along the way. You might even spot a great white shark!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics (PM) FULL 

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics @ (PM)

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Paint Like Picasso (& other famous artists)

Want to fling paint at a canvas or paint lying on your back? In this class you will have the opportunity to not only learn about famous artists like Jackson Pollack, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, Georges Seurat and more; you will also create your own art using the same techniques.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-15 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Stuffed! FULL 

You will have 'sew' much fun in this class! Turn gloves, socks, sweaters, and loose buttons into your own lovable stuffed creatures. Create one-of-a-kind stuffed elephants, owls, monsters, robots, rocket ships, and more! No previous sewing experience necessary.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
10-16 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Science and Art of Making Soap

Science and creativity merge in an exciting course. Students will learn a unique skillset. They will be guided through three different soap making processes, learning about the chemical reactions that result in the cleaning product. Students will have the opportunity to create their own soap recipes, decorate and package soap bars to keep.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
12-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Graphic Design and Creative Animation

Explore the world of technology in computer graphic design and animation. Students will create various graphic designs and computer works of art, including, but not limited to: logo design, t-shirt design and stop-motion video!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
12-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
3D Printing and Programming

Learn about the exciting world of 3D printing! Students will learn how 3D printers work, as well as the many applications of 3D printing. They will learn to use 3D CAD programs, process files for 3D printing, and actually 3D print their own designs.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
13-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Creating Video Games (PM)

Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.

08:30AM - 3:50PM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $258.00
Clay and Toy Animation

Learn about a variety of animation techniques used to turn everyday objects (e.g. toys and clay) into motion graphics. Will cover fundamentals, basic history and production process. Students will experiment and create their own stop motion animations with added voice over techniques! Technology needed will be provided during the course.

Session II (06/20/16 - 06/23/16)

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Grossology (AM)

Ewww! It may be crusty, or it may be slimy - it's definitely disgusting! Come and explore why your brother's feet are so stinky, if it is possible to fill a swimming pool with your mucus and what things are growing in your nose and armpits! You'll be exploring these and other fascinating facts and performing really "gross" experiments!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Peculiar Painting

Discover the art of painting like never before through unconventional methods of application. This course incorporates a variety of innovative painting techniques such as bubble blowing and potato stamping. Prepare to use something other than a paintbrush to create masterpieces and memories.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
NASA Space Camp

What does it takes to be an astronaut? Come explore a fun week of learning everything from how an astronaut eats and sleeps to what they need to know about gravity before they leave Earth! The week will wrap up with the newest members of NASA launching their rockets into orbit.  Come discover just how much NASA rocks!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics (AM) FULL 

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics @ (AM)

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
This and That Jewelry

Make several different pieces of jewelry and accessories using beads as well as found and unusual objects to create one-of-a-kind pieces. Students will be  provided with earring  basics and necklace chain to make a variety of things to create unique pieces of jewelry. Come and create your own bling!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
10-15 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Super Science Sampler

Animals, gravity, fossils, reactions… its science! Students will explore a few major areas of science, including chemistry, physics, biology and more - with hands-on experiments that they will love. This course will help students gain insight on how diverse science can be and more importantly, how you can have a blast doing it.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
10 -16 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Science and Art of Making Soap

Science and creativity merge in an exciting new course. Students will learn a unique skillset. They will be guided through three different soap making processes, learning about the chemical reactions that result in the cleaning product. Students will have the opportunity to create their own soap recipes, decorate and package soap bars to keep.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
13-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Creating Video Games (AM)

Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
6-10 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Paint Like Picasso (& other famous artists)

Want to fling paint at a canvas or paint laying on your back? In this class you will have the opportunity to not only learn about famous artists like Jackson Pollack, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, Georges Seurat and more; you will also create your own art using the same techniques.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Water Wonder World (PM)

Come explore a Water Wonder World where students will make fabulous art! Students will work with multiple types of media to create projects that unleash fun, deep sea creatures. Dive into the ocean on the back of a sea turtle and swim amongst the spectacular fish and beautiful mermaids. Watch out for that jellyfish and octopus! But don't worry, your buddy the seahorse will help you along the way. You might even spot a great white shark!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics (PM)

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics @ (PM)

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Cartooning and Comics

Create and construct your own comic book! Students will learn the basic techniques of forming a comic book including, character design, narrative development, and cartoon illustration. Learn to tell a story through visual and written vocabulary and explore fun approaches to comic strips through graphite drawing, collage and sculpture.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-12 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Rugby - Sports Basics

The sport could be described as a combination of soccer and American football. In this course students will learn the basics of Rugby through drills, exercises, and tons of fun games! Students will also focus on the importance of teamwork and good sportsmanship. Course is taught by MSUM National Champion Rugby players!!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-13 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Graphic Design and Creative Animation FULL 

Explore the world of technology in computer graphic design and animation. Students will create various graphic designs and computer works of art, including, but not limited to: logo design, t-shirt design and stop-motion video!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Grossology (PM)

Ewww! It may be crusty, or it may be slimy - it's definitely disgusting! Come and explore why your brother's feet are so stinky, if it is possible to fill a swimming pool with your mucus and what things are growing in your nose and armpits! You'll be exploring these and other fascinating facts and performing really "gross" experiments!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Creating Video Games (PM)

Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
12-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
3D Printing and Programming FULL 

Learn about the exciting world of 3D printing! Students will learn how 3D printers work, as well as the many applications of 3D printing. They will learn to use 3D CAD programs, process files for 3D printing, and actually 3D print their own designs.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
13-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Creative Writing: Intro to Prose

This introductory course offers the basics in writing fiction and non-fiction. Our goal is to generate a few polished stories by the end of the week. Scene, tense, dialogue, character development will all be included in our plan for the week. This course it taught by a MSUM English Department faculty member. Materials provided for this course.

08:30AM - 3:50PM
12-18 year olds
Class Fee $258.00
Clay and Toy Animation

Learn about a variety of animation techniques used to turn everyday objects (e.g. toys and clay) into motion graphics. Will cover fundamentals, basic history and production process. Students will experiment and create their own stop motion animations with added voice over techniques! Technology needed will be provided during the course.

Session III (07/11/16 - 07/14/16)

10:20AM - 1:30PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $199.00
Scuba Diving FULL 

This course is designed to give a basic introduction to scuba diving. Students will receive a PADI Seal Team certification after completing several seal team missions in the pool. Fee includes video, book and certification paperwork. Bring suit and towel.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Super Science Sampler

Animals, gravity, fossils, reactions… its science! Students will explore a few major areas of science, including chemistry, physics, biology and more - with hands-on experiments that they will love. This course will help students gain insight on how diverse science can be and more importantly, how you can have a blast doing it.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Crazy Kitchen Chemistry (AM)

Ever wanted to put soap in the microwave but your mom wouldn't let you? In this class you will use a variety of products that you can find in your home to complete different activities and experiments. Come and learn all the fun things you can do that you can't usually try at home!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-11 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Fairies, Mermaids and Make Believe FULL 

You will learn to discover, explore and imagine in your own unique ways by experimenting with a variety of materials and methods. By becoming a wild and crazy artist you will enter the world of make believe. By encouraging the development of creative thinking and problem solving skills, we’ll look at how things are in the real world and add a touch of enchantment. We’ll design 2D environments with a dash of magic; 3D sculptures with a twist of fantasy. While creating, we will be learning about artists and exploring many different media with our project themes. The sky is the limit so get ready for a week full of make believe. Students will host an “Art Show” to display their fantastical creations to friends and family on the last day of class.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
NASA Space Camp

What does it takes to be an astronaut? Come explore a fun week of learning everything from how an astronaut eats and sleeps to what they need to know about gravity before they leave Earth! The week will wrap up with the newest members of NASA launching their rockets into orbit.  Come discover just how much NASA rocks!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics (AM) FULL 

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics @ (AM)

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Science and Art of Making Soap

Science and creativity merge in an exciting course. Students will learn a unique skillset. They will be guided through three different soap making processes, learning about the chemical reactions that result in the cleaning product. Students will have the opportunity to create their own soap recipes, decorate and package soap bars to keep.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Kids and Clay (AM)

Come join us to make a clay masterpiece. In this hand building class students will use clay and colorful decorating techniques to create an assortment of pieces, from figurines to personalized dinnerware. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Amazingly Animated Electrical Art FULL 

Astonishing—awesome—animated—exciting—enchanting—electrifying:  are just a few adjectives which can be used to describe this “Steam” Art Class.  During this class students will have the opportunity to create art projects that literally “light up”.  Students will learn and experiment with electric pens, electric conductive tape, led lights and batteries.  After students have learned the basic components of creating electrical circuits, student will have the opportunity to design an electric Starry Night, a light up robot, as well as other electrical master pieces!  STEAM projects incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math and are an exciting venue in which students learn and create at the same time!  There will be a gallery show at the end of this class for friends and family alike to see our exciting creations.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
10-16 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Pottery on the Wheel (AM) FULL 

You will be on your way to becoming a potter by experiencing the beginning techniques of throwing on the wheel. You will create and personalize ceramic pieces. Designed to accommodate a variety of skill levels. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
13-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Creating Video Games (AM)

Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Finding Flora and Fauna

A perfect match for any nature lover, this course, focusing on the importance biodiversity and conservation, will inform students about ecological principles. Students will take nature hikes and learn how to identify common plant and animal species. They will also learn how scientists conduct research and obtain data by engaging in field studies.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
6-10 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Kids and Clay (PM) FULL 

Come join us to make a clay masterpiece. In this hand building class students will use clay and colorful decorating techniques to create an assortment of pieces, from figurines to personalized dinnerware. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
6-11 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Planes, Trains, Cars and Creatures

All aboard!! You will learn to discover, explore and imagine in your own unique ways by experimenting with a variety of art materials and methods. By becoming a wild and crazy artist you will enter the world of outer space, mythical creatures, mysteries and illusions. By encouraging the development of creative thinking and problem solving skills, we’ll look at how things are built in the real world and add fantasy. We’ll design 2D environments with a dash of inventiveness; 3D sculptures with a touch of magic.  While inventing, we will be learning about artists and exploring many different media with our project themes. You can even create your own “realities” and “private worlds” in your art! The sky’s the limit so get ready for a week full of planes, trains, cars and creatures. Students will host an “Art Show” to display their fantastical creations to friends and family on the last day of class.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Paint like Picasso (& other famous artists)

Want to fling paint at a canvas or paint laying on your back? In this class you will have the opportunity to not only learn about famous artists like Jackson Pollack, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, Georges Seurat and more; you will also create your own art using the same techniques.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics (PM) FULL 

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics @ (PM)

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
SM"ART" Positively Perfect Perspective Projects in Art

Are you the type of person who likes projects with a challenge?  This is the perfect class for you!  In creating our perspective art projects, we learn the basic of measuring and using space within in an artwork.  Once we know the basic perspective concepts, the Creativity Begins!   We will illustrate our names in colorful 2 point perspective with pattern and design.  We will then challenge ourselves to create a surrealistic self-portrait with an unusual view point and room interior!   We will also create optical illusion pictures with color and pattern.  Finally, we will also design a one point museum room interior which is filled with majestic masterpieces!   At the end of our class we will have a gallery show in which family and friends may view the wonderful works of art.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Crazy Kitchen Chemistry (PM)

Ever wanted to put soap in the microwave but your mom wouldn't let you? In this class you will use a variety of products that you can find in your home to complete different activities and experiments. Come and learn all the fun things you can do that you can't usually try at home!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Creating Video Games (PM)

Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-15 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Art for the Heart (PM)

This art class is specifically designed for children who are on the Autism Spectrum or those who have a developmental cognitive disability. The class will engage students through art therapy related activities to learn, have fun, and express themselves through art! Many activities will promote self-expression, talk about feelings / emotions, talk about self worth and strengths, and allow them to experiences a variety of mediums if they choose. Parents and staff are welcome to join the fun!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-15 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Stuffed! FULL 

You will have 'sew' much fun in this class! Turn gloves, socks, sweaters, and loose buttons into your own lovable stuffed creatures. Create one-of-a-kind stuffed elephants, owls, monsters, robots, rocket ships, and more! No previous sewing experience necessary.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
10-16 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Pottery on the Wheel (PM)

You will be on your way to becoming a potter by experiencing the beginning techniques of throwing on the wheel. You will create and personalize ceramic pieces. Designed to accommodate a variety of skill levels. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
12-16 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Rugby - Sport Basics

The sport could be described as a combination of soccer and American football. In this course students will learn the basics of Rugby through drills, exercises, and tons of fun games! Students will also focus on the importance of teamwork and good sportsmanship. Course is taught by MSUM National Champion Rugby players!!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
12-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
3D Printing and Programming FULL 

Learn about the exciting world of 3D printing! Students will learn how 3D printers work, as well as the many applications of 3D printing. They will learn to use 3D CAD programs, process files for 3D printing, and actually 3D print their own designs.

Session IV (07/18/16 - 07/21/16)

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Grossology (AM)

Ewww! It may be crusty, or it may be slimy - it's definitely disgusting! Come and explore why your brother's feet are so stinky, if it is possible to fill a swimming pool with your mucus and what things are growing in your nose and armpits! You'll be exploring these and other fascinating facts and performing really "gross" experiments!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
6-9 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Water Wonder World (AM)

Come explore a Water Wonder World where students will make fabulous art! Students will work with multiple types of media to create projects that unleash fun, deep sea creatures. Dive into the ocean on the back of a sea turtle and swim amongst the spectacular fish and beautiful mermaids. Watch out for that jellyfish and octopus! But don't worry, your buddy the seahorse will help you along the way. You might even spot a great white shark!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-12 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Kids N' Action

Students will get the opportunity to “try out” the latest trends in fitness, from Body Pump and Zumba to Yoga! They will explore the Rock Wall, help to develop an obstacle course, learn safe and effective workouts for the weight room and take in “What’s Cooking?” a quick and easy kids cooking workshop with our registered Dietitian.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Kids and Clay (AM)

Come join us to make a clay masterpiece. In this hand building class students will use clay and colorful decorating techniques to create an assortment of pieces, from figurines to personalized dinnerware. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
NASA Space Camp

What does it takes to be an astronaut? Come explore a fun week of learning everything from how an astronaut eats and sleeps to what they need to know about gravity before they leave Earth! The week will wrap up with the newest members of NASA launching their rockets into orbit.  Come discover just how much NASA rocks!

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics (AM) FULL 

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics @ (AM)

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Paper Mache Mania!
 
Animals and fictional characters are going to be our inspiration for creating monsters. Using the technique of papier mâché, we are going to learn scale, form, color, measuring, and installation since we want our monsters to be unique, different, and to be able to sit, stand, or hang up. Monsters are going to push our creative thinking process and motor skills. Papier mâché would allow us to express our emotions and creativity using this fun and ecological friendly material that needs patience and determination.
08:30AM - 11:50AM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Amazingly Animated Electrical Art FULL 

Astonishing—awesome—animated—exciting—enchanting—electrifying:  are just a few adjectives which can be used to describe this “Steam” Art Class.  During this class students will have the opportunity to create art projects that literally “light up”.  Students will learn and experiment with electric pens, electric conductive tape, led lights and batteries.  After students have learned the basic components of creating electrical circuits, student will have the opportunity to design an electric Starry Night, a light up robot, as well as other electrical master pieces!  STEAM projects incorporate Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math and are an exciting venue in which students learn and create at the same time!  There will be a gallery show at the end of this class for friends and family alike to see our exciting creations.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Using Torches to Make Glass Beads FULL 

Making glass beads using a torch can be exciting and a challenge. You will learn to make a simple one color bead and build upon your skills making more complex beads. You will also make hemp bracelets and necklaces to display your beads. Finally, you will learn how to make a simple glass sculpture. Please bring your own sunglasses.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
10-16 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Pottery on the Wheel (AM) FULL 

You will be on your way to becoming a potter by experiencing the beginning techniques of throwing on the wheel. You will create and personalize ceramic pieces. Designed to accommodate a variety of skill levels. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
10-15 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Super Science Sampler!

Animals, gravity, fossils, reactions… its science! Students will explore a few major areas of science, including chemistry, physics, biology and more - with hands-on experiments that they will love. This course will help students gain insight on how diverse science can be and more importantly, how you can have a blast doing it.

08:30AM - 11:50AM
12-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Creating Video Games (AM)

Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
6-10 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Kids and Clay (PM) FULL 

Come join us to make a clay masterpiece. In this hand building class students will use clay and colorful decorating techniques to create an assortment of pieces, from figurines to personalized dinnerware. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
6-10 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Paint Like Picasso (& other famous artists) FULL 

Want to fling paint at a canvas or paint laying on your back? In this class you will have the opportunity to not only learn about famous artists like Jackson Pollack, Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, Georges Seurat and more; you will also create your own art using the same techniques.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics (PM) FULL 

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
LEGO Robotics @ (PM)

Build and program robots all while playing with LEGOs!  Students will have the opportunity to work through multiple activities to improve their robotics skills. The activities will focus on hands-on building, programming, experimenting and problem-solving. They will also apply and adapt these skills by making their robots solve a variety of challenges.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Cartooning and Comics

Create and construct your own comic book! Students will learn the basic techniques of forming a comic book including, character design, narrative development, and cartoon illustration. Learn to tell a story through visual and written vocabulary and explore fun approaches to comic strips through graphite drawing, collage and sculpture.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Grossology (PM)

Ewww! It may be crusty, or it may be slimy - it's definitely disgusting! Come and explore why your brother's feet are so stinky, if it is possible to fill a swimming pool with your mucus and what things are growing in your nose and armpits! You'll be exploring these and other fascinating facts and performing really "gross" experiments!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
American Sign Language FULL 

Come dive into a completely new world with American Sign Language! Students will learn how to communicate using ASL and get a glimpse into Deaf culture. Students will understand challenges Deaf people face in today’s society and learn a new language at the same time!

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Creating Video Games (PM)

Have you ever wanted to design your own video game? With powerful and easy to use programs, students will build their own top-down style 16-bit era role-playing game! This course will cover the basics of role-playing game design, including heroes and villains, quests and rewards, and even some dungeons and dragons! This class is instructed by PODS Game Design.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
9-14 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
SM"ART" Positively Perfect Perspective Projects in Art

Are you the type of person who likes projects with a challenge?  This is the perfect class for you!  In creating our perspective art projects, we learn the basic of measuring and using space within in an artwork.  Once we know the basic perspective concepts, the Creativity Begins!   We will illustrate our names in colorful 2 point perspective with pattern and design.  We will then challenge ourselves to create a surrealistic self-portrait with an unusual view point and room interior!   We will also create optical illusion pictures with color and pattern.  Finally, we will also design a one point museum room interior which is filled with majestic masterpieces!   At the end of our class we will have a gallery show in which family and friends may view the wonderful works of art.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
12-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
3D Printing and Programming FULL 

Learn about the exciting world of 3D printing! Students will learn how 3D printers work, as well as the many applications of 3D printing. They will learn to use 3D CAD programs, process files for 3D printing, and actually 3D print their own designs.

12:30PM - 3:50PM
13-18 year olds
Class Fee $129.00
Advanced! Pottery on the Wheel (PM) FULL 

You will learn more advanced potting techniques of throwing on the wheel. You will create and personalize ceramic pieces. Designed to accommodate a variety of skill levels. We recommend students wear old clothes. Projects will be fired and ready for pick up two weeks after the last day of class.

10:20AM - 1:30PM
8-14 year olds
Class Fee $199.00
Scuba Diving FULL