Our technology and arts-based summer camps excite young minds and prepare them for a future of creative and collaborative work and play. Staff are committed to helping each camper reach their potential, and most importantly, have fun.

  • Due to COVID-19  safety restrictions, campers will be required to wear a mask and have their temperature taken upon arrival
  • Registration for each camp will close at 12:01AM the Friday before camp begins
  • Camps sessions run Monday-Friday
  • Drop off will run 8:30-9am daily, camp staff will be set up outside for check-in & questions
  • Pick up will be noon for morning sessions and 4pm for afternoon sessions unless aftercare has been arranged
  • Please send your camper with a water bottle & snack due to COVID-19 safety restrictions, we cannot provide them this year

SESSION 1 - JUNE CAMPS

AM

Fab Lab
101

Calling all curious campers! This introductory camp is the best way to explore the tools of the Fab Lab. Vinyl plotters, sewing machines, 3D printers, and laser cutters–Campers learn it all! Projects expose campers to different methods of digital design and critical thinking.

AM

RPG Maker
1.0

Is designing a video game just as fun as playing it? Our campers say yes! This introductory camp teaches the fundamentals behind game design, map making, and generating characters in RPG (role playing game). By the end of the week campers have a game of their own to take home.

PM

Fab Lab
101

Calling all curious campers! This introductory camp is the best way to explore the tools of the Fab Lab. Vinyl plotters, sewing machines, 3D printers, and laser cutters–Campers learn it all! Projects expose campers to different methods of digital design and critical thinking.

AM

Digital Illustration

Masterpieces in pixels. Campers develop digital drawing skills with professional tools like drawing tablets and the open-source program FireAlpaca. By the end of the week campers have a portfolio of creative work and the skills to continue illustrating digitally on their own.

AM

Creatures & Caverns

Use our tools to customize your tabletop roleplaying experience! Campers will design game aids and other assets to enhance their gaming experience. Participants can also share tips on gaming resources like apps for adding atmospheric effects and keeping track of game stats.

PM

Cardboard Creations

Calling all 3D builders! Do you like designing and building with everyday materials? Then this camp is for you. Campers will spend the week working on constructing helmets, shoes, and wings out of cardboard. There will even be opportunities to explore paper mache. Campers will learn and use a variety of tools and the power of iterative design!

PM

RPG Maker
2.0

Been through 1.0 and looking for more? Come join us in 2.0 for some more in-depth game creation. We’ll be learning some techniques for quicker game design and focusing more on advanced dungeon creation and characters. We’ll even learn about ways to alter your gameplay!

AM

Digital Illustration

Masterpieces in pixels. Campers develop digital drawing skills with professional tools like drawing tablets and the open-source program FireAlpaca. By the end of the week campers have a portfolio of creative work and the skills to continue illustrating digitally on their own.

AM

Creatures &
Caverns

Use our tools to customize your tabletop roleplaying experience! Campers will design game aids and other assets to enhance their gaming experience. Participants can also share tips on gaming resources like apps for adding atmospheric effects and keeping track of game stats.

PM

Board Game Design

Have you ever wanted to build your own version of Clue or Guess Who? Do you think you could improve Sorry! Or Life? Join us in a foray into board game design featuring advanced manufacturing tools such as laser cutters and 3D printers. Throughout the week, campers will learn the fundamentals of game design while working in teams to create their own unique board games.

PM

Engineering Exploration: Fab Flight

Budding engineers will explore the forces involved in making flight possible and look at some different methods of controlling or overcoming these forces to ensure a safe flight and safe landing! Each participant will design and test prototype paper airplanes, air powered rockets, and lander vehicles over the course of the week.

AM

Art in
RPG

Been through 1.0 but the default art style got you down? Ever wanted to add things to your game but can’t find the right art? Come join us in Art With RPG Maker! We’ll be learning to use a variety of tools to edit and create our very own art assets to stick into our games. Campers will collaborate on a single game and develop the art and story together.

AM

Stop
Motion

Have you been dreaming up short stories? Ever wanted to those ideas into your own animated short film? This introductory camp will teach all the basics, from story creation, sound effects, lighting, backdrops, and props. Campers will use learn lab tools and Stop Motion software to build & shoot a fabulous one of a kind animation!

PM

RPG Maker
1.0

Is designing a video game just as fun as playing it? Our campers say yes! This introductory camp teaches the fundamentals behind game design, map making, and generating characters in RPG (role playing game). By the end of the week campers have a game of their own to take home.

PM

Engineering Exploration: Fab Flight

Budding engineers will explore the forces involved in making flight possible and look at some different methods of controlling or overcoming these forces to ensure a safe flight and safe landing! Each participant will design and test prototype paper airplanes, air powered rockets, and lander vehicles over the course of the week.

SESSION 2 - JULY & Aug CAMPS

AM

Stop
Motion

Have you been dreaming up short stories? Ever wanted to those ideas into your own animated short film? This introductory camp will teach all the basics, from story creation, sound effects, lighting, backdrops, and props. Campers will use learn lab tools and Stop Motion software to build & shoot a fabulous one of a kind animation!

AM

Micro-controllers

Let’s explore coding for electronics! During the week, campers will learn to code micro-controllers (a tiny computer) and complete fun interactive projects. Micro-controllers can be used with various components like, colorful LED lights, motors, speakers, and sensors that can measure light, temperature, motion, distance, or touch. Campers will be working with 3 different micro-controllers; Makey-Makey, Micro:Bit, and Arduino. No previous experience or understanding of computer code needed- beginners welcome!

Camp Full

PM

Fab Lab
101

Calling all curious campers! This introductory camp is the best way to explore the tools of the Fab Lab. Vinyl plotters, sewing machines, 3D printers, and laser cutters–Campers learn it all! Projects expose campers to different methods of digital design and critical thinking.

Camp Full

PM

RPG Maker

RPG
Novels

Campers will be using RPG maker to develop and create Visual Novels, learning storytelling techniques, integrating video game design skills, and basic programing concepts. Campers will work with the core concepts of narrative formation and learn how to integrate their stories with pre-made art assets to make a Choose-Your-Own-Adventure game.

AM

Sewing for Beginners

Campers will learn all the basics to kick start their love for sewing. Sewing is an incredibly versatile skill and can stay with you a lifetime. During the week campers will make various projects that cover the essentials such as hand sewing, threading a machine, understanding different fabrics and their applications, and the appropriate stitches. Come learn the basics of sewing with us!

AM

Creatures & Caverns

Use our tools to customize your tabletop roleplaying experience! Campers will design game aids and other assets to enhance their gaming experience. Participants can also share tips on gaming resources like apps for adding atmospheric effects and keeping track of game stats.

Camp Full

AM

Digital Illustration

Masterpieces in pixels. Campers develop digital drawing skills with professional tools like drawing tablets and the open-source program FireAlpaca. By the end of the week campers have a portfolio of creative work and the skills to continue illustrating digitally on their own.

AM

Engineering Exploration: Fab Flight

Budding engineers will explore the forces involved in making flight possible and look at some different methods of controlling or overcoming these forces to ensure a safe flight and safe landing! Each participant will design and test prototype paper airplanes, air powered rockets, and lander vehicles over the course of the week.

Camp Full

PM

Sewing for Beginners

From repairing ripped clothing or broken toys to creating entirely new costumes or designs, sewing is an incredibly versatile skill! This camp is intended for those new to sewing. We will cover essentials such as hand sewing, threading a machine, understanding different fabrics and their applications, and the appropriate stitches. Come learn the basics of sewing with us!

PM

Art in
RPG

Been through 1.0 but the default art style got you down? Ever wanted to add things to your game but can’t find the right art? Come join us in Art With RPG Maker! We’ll be learning to use a variety of tools to edit and create our very own art assets to stick into our games. Campers will collaborate on a single game and develop the art and story together.

AM

RPG Maker
2.0

Been through 1.0 and looking for more? Come join us in 2.0 for some more in-depth game creation. We’ll be learning some techniques for quicker game design and focusing more on advanced dungeon creation and characters. We’ll even learn about ways to alter your gameplay!

AM

Engineering Exploration: Fab Flight

Budding engineers will explore the forces involved in making flight possible and look at some different methods of controlling or overcoming these forces to ensure a safe flight and safe landing! Each participant will design and test prototype paper airplanes, air powered rockets, and lander vehicles over the course of the week.

PM

Micro-controllers

Let’s explore coding for electronics! During the week, campers will learn to code micro-controllers (a tiny computer) and complete fun interactive projects. Micro-controllers can be used with various components like, colorful LED lights, motors, speakers, and sensors that can measure light, temperature, motion, distance, or touch. Campers will be working with 3 different micro-controllers; Makey-Makey, Micro:Bit, and Arduino. No previous experience or understanding of computer code needed- beginners welcome!

Cancelled

PM

Plushies

Ever wanted to design and sew your plushie? Our plushie makers camps explore the cute, cuddly, and sometimes creepy world of plushies. This camp will focused on developing, sewing, and construction skills. You are sure to walk away with a unique creation and increased sewing skills!

Camp Full