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Museum Explorers Camps–Entering Grades 1–6

Session 1: June 3–7, 2019

Session 2: June 10–14, 2019

To the Desert and Beyond! These hands-on, minds-on camps will open your eyes to the wonders of the Sonoran Desert Land and Sea.

Colors of Nature Camp–Entering Grades 5– 7

July 15–19, 2019

Join scientists and educators from the Desert Museum and National Optical Astronomy Observatory as we explore the colors of nature through arts and science!

Laurel Clark Earth Camp - Entering Grades 8–9

June 24–28, 2019

Not all science happens in a laboratory. This summer spend some time in the great outdoors exploring what it might be like to become a botanist, zoologist or geologist.



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The summer days can leave you in a summer daze. One way to escape the summer blahs is to find a fantastic summer camp—it’s a great place to learn and grow, and of course, to have fun, too!

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