An intergalactic summer!

Students in shuttle bay. Dreaming of going on an intergalactic adventure this summer?  Make your first stop at the Challenger Learning Center of Lake Erie West!  Join us for our incredibly out of this world summer camps!  Learn the basics of being an astronaut or try your hand in our simulated zero gravity summer camp!
 
 
Week Long Adventure Camps
 
Forensic Science: CSI Camp
June 17-June 21
A crime has been committed aboard the International Space Station!  Students in lab coatsWas it espionage, criminal or simply an accident?  Put your crime solving skills to the test!  Campers will learn the basics of forensic chemistry with a certified chemist. Here is your chance to gain real world crime solving skills!
Cost:  $200
Grades: 7-10

Junior Astronaut Camp
June 24-June 28
NASA is planning a trip to Mars and is seeking new recruits! In this camp, campers will have hands-on training daily that will engage them in a number of real-world situations. Participants will travel in the Space Transport Vehicle to the simulated International Space Station!
Cost: $200
Grades: 1-3

Voyage to Mars-An Astronaut's Journey
June 24-June 28
Be part of a team of astronauts with one goal: colonize Mars.  The team will race against time to build a colonial orbiter, plan a colony on Mars, create a diet suitable to life aboard the space craft.  Camp AquariusCampers will build a mock colonial orbiter in our neutral buoyancy pool (minimum swimming skills required).  This camp will be held at the ESC of Lake Erie West Collingwood Aquatics and Fitness Center at 2275 Collingwood Boulevard, Toledo, Ohio 43620.
Cost: $200
Grades: 5-9

Drone Academy
July 8-July 13
Think you have what it takes to be a drone racer?  Learn how to navigate the space race using first person goggles to fly a 3D-printed micro drone!  Campers will compete in teams on a series of drone racing courses and will learn drone building and flying basics!   Great for all drone skill levels!
Cost:  $200
Grades: 7-12

Astronaut Training Camp
July 8-July 13
Students in missionIn this camp participants will learn about what it takes to be an astronaut. Campers will engage in various challenging activities throughout the week. The final activity—a simulated trip into deep space and to the moon!
Cost:  $200
Grades: 4-6

Single Day Adventure Camps 
 
Astronaut Trials
Student robotJuly 23
Do you have what it takes to be an astronaut?  Explore NASA astronaut training and put your skills to the test! Campers will learn the basics of space and prepare for the Journey to the Moon!
Cost: $50
Grades: 5-8

My 3D World
July 24
Have you ever wanted to explore the world of 3D printing?  Now is your chance!  Campers will explore 3D design and printing.  Design your own spacecraft using a 3D printing pen!
Cost: $50
Grades: 5-8
 
Martian Robotics
July 25 
Robots are everywhere! In this camp participants will learn about NASA robotics.  Drone raceThey will design, build and program their own robot using VEX IQ technologies.  The final challenge: Design a Mars rover obstacle course!
Cost: $50
Grades: 6-8
 
 
 Rocket launch     Toddlers in Space
 



Adventure Series
 
Toddlers in Space
Join us Tuesday mornings from 10:00am-11:00am for Toddlers in Space!  Toddlers (children under 5 years old) and their parents will enjoy a space themed story and hands-on activity!  Cost is $7 per workshop or $50 for the entire series!
 
Save these dates!
June 11, 18, and 25                       
July 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30

Junior Astronaut Days 
NASA plans to travel to Mars in the 2030’s which means that the first person to place foot on Mars is very likely to be in school right now! Learn the basics of space, space travel and how to live like an astronaut in this series of astronaut trainings from 9:00am-3:00pm! (Campers will need to bring lunch.) 
 
Grades: 1-3
Cost is $50 per day or $200 for the entire series!
 
Save these dates!
July 10, 17, 24, 31 and August 7
 


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