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Aquarium Science Camp

Type: Beach, Day Camp, STEM

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Spring Break and Summer are wonderful opportunities for childhood exploration, sunny days outside, and… science! At our Aquarium Science Camp, we bounce from live ocean animal and wildlife exhibits, to the classroom, and out to the beach!

The experience is all fun with just the right amount of hands-on learning. Campers interact with hundreds of local marine species while making new friends. If your kiddo enjoys doing science experiments, playing games, digging for sand crabs, making arts and crafts, and having fun, then dive into camp at Heal the Bay’s Aquarium under the Santa Monica Pier.

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ATAM Tech and Summer Fun Camp

Type: Academic, Adventure Camp, Arts Education, Camps for Girls, Christian, Coding, Creative, Day Camp, Film, Maker, Music, STEM, Tech, Visual Arts, Voice

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Fun! Technology teacher created ATAM. There is extreme Education in technology skills blended with outdoor summer games, field trips and play with new friends. Perfect for girls and boys who love any thing technology, art , engineering or building. Start as early as 5 years old and stay into your teens! Come for a day, a week or all summer!

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Camp X

Type: Arts & Crafts, Coding, Creative, Design, Fashion, Maker, Rock Climbing Camp, STEM, Tech

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Camp X is a space for budding designers, programmers, artists, and entrepreneurs ages 9-14 who want to explore and develop an innovator’s toolbox. Each weeklong workshop gives participants the opportunity to work with experts to learn the strategies the industry professionals use. Open studios give campers the opportunity to create to their heart’s desire with the tools and supplies of the Milken MakerSpace Whether you are interested in building a robot, computer game, film or financial portfolio, Camp X is the right place for you.

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Child Educational Center’s Summer Exploration Camps

Type: Adventure Camp, Art & Nature, Arts & Crafts, Cooking, Creative, Day Camp, STEM

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Exploration, Inspiration, Fun, and Friends Await You at Our 2019 Summer Exploration Camps!

Summer at the Child Educational Center is where the fun is! Whether you choose our Exploration Day Camp series, Descanso Discoveries specialty camp, or our Summer Enrichment Camp, your child(ren) will have a stimulating, adventure-filled experience as they play, discover, and explore at our locations in La Cañada. CEC’s Summer Exploration Camps are for children entering 1st through 7th grade, with select opportunities for children entering Kindergarten.

Exploration Day Camp
Our nine-week Exploration Day Camp series offers weekly themed activities, swimming, field trips, arts and crafts, science, and sports. Each week includes at least one field trip and a visit by a special guest. Children have the opportunity to go swimming, spend time playing and exploring with friends outdoors, and participate in creative and stimulating indoor activities and clubs.

Descanso Discoveries
Join us for discovery and adventure in Descanso Gardens’ beautiful outdoor settings. Children will tend to an edible garden, prepare healthy snacks from Descanso’s bountiful gardens, and investigate the wonders of our natural world through art and science-based activities.

Summer Enrichment Camp
Our Summer Enrichment Camp offers flexible options for all schedules. Schedules can be mixed and matched to complement a summer school schedule, or if children not enrolled in summer school just want to join for a morning and/or afternoon or two. Specialized weekly themes include Ooey Gooey Science, Build, Sew, Knit and Game Academy. Field trips, enriching activities, special guests, and swimming are all part of the fun!

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CIEE- Council On International Education Exchange

Type: Academic, Acting, Arts Education, Cooking, Dance, Design, Film, Language, Sports, STEM, Study Abroad, Teen, Travel

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Put on your traveling shoes and come meet CIEE  to learn how you can study abroad during the summer.  Three types of programs are offered in over 40 destinations: Language & Culture programs in seven different languages, Service & Leadership programs in areas like children’s rights or education, and Global Discovery programs in marine science and global entrepreneurship, to name a few.  All of our programs have unique curriculum with proven outcomes in language proficiency gains, growth in 21stCentury Skills, and many programs offer 4 college credits.

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CodeREV Kids

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Maker, Robotics, STEM, Tech

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LA’s premier week-long summer tech camps for budding programmers, future video game designers, app developers, robotics engineers, 3D modelers & animators, and just plain technology fans!

Our curriculum is incredibly fun AND educational, focusing on strengthening STEM. It is even supported by educational specialists out of the Harvard Graduate School of Education and MIT Media Lab. We take great pride in hearing from others that we are the most educational tech camp out there. Don’t worry, this doesn’t mean that we don’t allow fun at our camps. Our project-based learning model allows students to have a blast as they create their own unique projects using code, robotics, or digital art!

Locations: Redondo, Pasadena, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Westwood, Encino

ALL SUMMER LONG!

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Destination Science

Type: Academic, Arts & Crafts, Creative, Day Camp, Maker, Robotics, Science, STEM

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DESTINATION SCIENCE – The fun science day camp for curious kids 5 to 11!

The fun science day camp where curious kids can build their own robot, mix up some magic molecules, take home a magnetic roller coaster, launch into space and become science makers & innovators this summer! 3 science stations, 15 science activities plus games, silly songs and all the fun of traditional camp!

At Destination Science, we use science to prepare children for life! We make it fun and easy for kids to be excited, curious & confident about science! This early enthusiasm is a huge boost for our children that will help them both in and out of school. They appreciate and value the wonder of the world around them and take better care of it now, and as adults. Developing curiosity makes kids lifelong learners about everything.

For additional info & to register: 888.909.2822 www.destinationscience.org

2019 Camp Themes:
Physics Coaster & Science Magic Camp!
Build a Magnetic Coaster & learn the science behind the magic show!
Robot Challengers & Reaction Racers Camp!
Construct your own Volcanic Robot Crawler & Motocross Racer
Rocket Space Science Camp!
Build & launch air/land rockets and discover an Alien Animal Planet
Extreme Innovators & Science Makers Camp!
Invent & make technic toys & train your own robot puppy!

Over 25 Great Southern CA Locations:
Westside:        Beverly Hills, Brentwood, Los Angeles, Santa Monica
South Bay:      El Segundo, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach
The Valley: Burbank, Camarillo, Encino, Northridge, Studio City, Thousand Oaks, Woodland Hills
Foothills:     Altadena, Arcadia, Claremont, Glendale, La Canada, Pasadena, Pomona, San Marino
Orange County:     Anaheim Hills, Fullerton, Irvine, Mission Viejo, Tustin

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Digital Dragon

Type: Academic, Coding, Day Camp, Film, STEM, Tech

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Amazing week-long and daily summer technology camp for kids aged 7-14 interested in designing 3D video games, advancing their programming skills, engineering robots, coding drones, producing and shooting YouTube videos, short films and music videos, taking their Minecraft expertise to the next level, and having fun at the same time! Our camp culture is central to who we are: we have team building activities and outdoor time at a nearby park for lunch and field games. Our teachers are trained professionals in the field and teach our after school and in school enrichment classes year round…technology isn’t only their passion, it’s their life!

Dates: June 10th – August 23rd, 2019

Founded in 2013, Digital Dragon has been serving the Santa Monica community and Los Angeles area not only for summer camp, but for spring, winter, and school holiday camps all year round, in addition to after school classes in our studio and regionally at school campuses. For more information on our weekly schedule: https://digitaldragon.co/camps/summer-camps/ and NEW Daily Tech Adventure camp options this summer: https://digitaldragon.co/camps/summer-camps/daily-drop-in-camp/

Location:
Santa Monica: Digital Dragon Studio, 1453 14th St. Suite C, Santa Monica, 90404

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Dunn Summer Academy

Type: Academic, Sleep Away, STEM

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4 Week residential camp in Santa Barbara County at Dunn School focused on academic improvement and STEM. STEM Academy will focus on robotics, rocketry, genetics and space with special guest speakers and field trips. Morning classes and afternoon enrichments, evening activities and weekend trips.

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Galileo Innovation Camps

Type: Cooking, Creative, Day Camp, Design, Maker, STEM, Tech

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SUMMER CAMPS KIDS LOVE – Galileo Innovation Camps for Pre-K – 8th Graders

At Galileo, we mix the fun of traditional day camp with thoughtfully crafted, hands-on projects in fields from science and engineering to the visual and culinary arts. Supported by the boundless energy of the best staff around, campers grow with us from pre-K through 8th grade, emerging as confident creators ready to express themselves fearlessly and turn their ideas into reality. We call them Galileo Innovators, and they will change the world.

Camp Galileo (pre-K – 5th grades): Campers craft extraordinary works of art, engineer incredible inventions and spend plenty of time outdoors building teamwork skills. Four engaging weekly themes to choose from.

Galileo Summer Quest (Entering 5th – 8th grades): Campers choose a different subject every week, creating go-karts, gourmet confections, robot pets and more.

25+ locations in Southern California. Extended care from 8am – 6pm. Optional healthy lunch program. Bring a friend: when you refer a new family, they save $25 on camp, and you get $25 (or more) to spend.

San Fernando Valley Camp Locations
Encino/Sherman Oaks – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
St. Cyril of Jerusalem School
4548 Haskell Ave., Encino, CA 91436

Woodland Hills – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Hale Charter Academy
23830 Califa Street, Woodland Hills, CA 91637

Burbank – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Lycée International School of Los Angeles: Burbank Campus
1105 West Riverside Drive, Burbank, CA 91506

Thousand Oaks – Camp Galileo
St. Paschal Baylon School
154 East Janss Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

LA Westside Camp Locations
Culver City – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Turning Point School
8780 National Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232

Playa Vista – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Westside Neighborhood School
5401 Beethoven Street, Los Angeles, CA 90066

Venice/Mar Vista – Camp Galileo
Beethoven Street Elementary
3711 Beethoven Street, Los Angeles, CA 90066

Santa Monica – Camp Galileo
PS1 Pluralistic School
1225 Broadway, Santa Monica, CA 90404

Brentwood – Camp Galileo
St. Martins Tours Elementary School
11955 Sunset Blvd. LA, CA 90049

West Hollywood/ Beverly Hills – Camp Galileo
West Hollywood Elementary School
970 North Hammond St, West Hollywood, CA 90069

LA South Bay Locations
Manhattan Beach- Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Pennekamp Elementary School
110 South Rowell Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Redondo Beach – Camp Galileo
St. Lawrence Martyr School
1950 South Prospect Ave, Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Palos Verdes – Camp Galileo
Montemalaga Elementary School
1121 Vía Nogales, Palos Verdes Estates, CA 90274

Long Beach – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
St. Joseph Elementary School
6200 East Willow Street, Long Beach, CA 90815

LA Eastside Locations
Claremont – Camp Galileo
Condit Elementary School
1750 North Mountain Ave, Claremont, CA 91711

La Cañada Flintridge – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Crestview Preparatory School
140 Foothill Blvd, La Canada, CA 91011

Los Felíz – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
International School of Los Angeles LILA: Los Feliz Campus
4155 Russell Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Pasadena – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Walden School
74 S. San Gabriel Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91107

South Pasadena – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Holy Family School
1301 Rollin Street, South Pasadena, CA 91030

Orange County Camp Locations
Irvine North – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Northwood Elementary School
28 Carson, Irvine, CA 92620

Irvine South – Camp Galileo
Alderwood Elementary
2005 Knollcrest, Irvine, CA 92603

Ladera Ranch – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Ladera Ranch Elementary & Middle Schools
29551 Sienna Parkway, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694

Newport Beach – Camp Galileo
Andersen Elementary School
1900 Port Seabourne Way, Newport Beach, CA 92660

Costa Mesa – Camp Galileo & Galileo Summer Quest
Renascence School International
2987 Mesa Verde Dr. E, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

San Diego Locations
Carlsbad – Camp Galileo
Aviara Oaks Elementary School
6900 Ambrosia Lane, Carlsbad, CA 92011

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iD Tech Summer Camps for Kids & Teens

Type: Academic, Day Camp, Robotics, Sleep Away, STEM, Tech

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This summer, your child can explore a prestigious campus, make friends as they master new tech skills, and join a community of over 400,000 alumni! At iD Tech Camps, students ages 7-17 learn to code, develop video games, design Fortnite-inspired levels, produce videos, engineer robots, model and print 3D characters, build laptops, and more!

Weeklong day and overnight programs are held at 150+ prestigious campuses worldwide including UCLA, Stanford, NYU, and University of Cambridge. Guaranteed small classes ensure personalized learning and proper pacing for students of all experience levels. Programs instill in-demand skills that embolden students to shape the future.

 

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Ojai Valley School Summer Camp

Type: Academic, Arts & Crafts, Arts Education, Coding, Creative, Day Camp, ESL, Fine Arts, Junior Camp, Leadership, Sleep Away, STEM, Tech

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Located in Southern California, Ojai Valley School offers speciality summer camps in Robotics and Flight, Equestrian, English Language, Fine Arts & Leadership. Campers spend mornings immersed in these fields, then come together for afternoon activities. These include Archery, Arts & Crafts, Woodshop, Equestrian, Swimming, Photography, Ping Pong, Cooking, Dance & more! Resident campers conclude their day with evening activities & social time in the dorms.

On-campus facilites include dorms, swimming pool, soccer field, basketball & tennis courts, fine & performing arts centers, and equestrian stables. OVS Summer Camp is an extension of the diverse curriculum offered during the academic year at Ojai Valley School. Our flexible schedule allows resident campers (ages 8-15) and day campers (ages 3-15) to enroll for 2, 4, or 6-week sessions.

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The John Thomas Dye School Summer Program

Type: Academic, Art & Nature, Arts & Crafts, Arts Education, Cooking, Creative, Creative Writing, Day Camp, Film, Improv, Maker, Music, Performing Arts, Photography, Sports, STEM

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The John Thomas Dye School Summer Program is a comprehensive blend of academic and enrichment courses and traditional camp activities. Full day program for grades first through sixth. Half day or full day options for rising kindergarten students.

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Two Bit Circus Foundation – Young Inventors STEAM Camp

Type: Academic, Coding, Creative, Day Camp, Design, Maker, STEAM, STEM, Tech

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Two Bit Circus Foundation is proud to present the Young Inventors’ STEAM Summer Camp, where kids can imagine one of a kind toys, prototype wacky inventions and create their own unique games! Based at our Arts District headquarters, campers will have the opportunity to explore our brand new Micro-Amusement Park and get a behind the scenes look at how the masterminds at Two Bit Circus create their STEAM-powered attractions.

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