Summer Camps and Programs at GEARS (Elizabethtown, PA)

PinBox3000 - DIY Cardboard Pinball Machine with GO STEAM!
Take home your own table-top pinball machine!
July 9 - July 12, 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Beth Wagner

The best memories of summer are made in the backyard, the garage, the basement where kids can make, create, and build. Join us in building your own cardboard tabletop pinball machine that you’ll play solo, challenge others, and take home at the end of camp! Die-cut pieces and no tools required make this project ideal for youth as you learn design and engineering concepts.

Suggested ages: 4th – 6th graders

Cost: $86 plus $50 materials fee (for one PinBox3000 – each child will take their PinBox home with them!)

 

GEARS Community Center
Family Fun Night! - PinBox3000 - DIY Cardboard Pinball Machine with GO STEAM!
Bring the whole family!
July 12, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
Beth and Chris Wagner

You and your child can join us in building your own cardboard tabletop pinball machine that you’ll play solo, challenge others, and take home at the end of camp! Die-cut pieces and no tools required make this project ideal for youth as they learn design and engineering concepts. Grandparents, parents, aunts, uncles, or other special person in your life are all welcome!

Suggested ages: Ages 6+ with an adult (over 18)

Cost: Parent/Child Combo: $20 plus $50 materials fee (for one PinBox3000 – each family will take their PinBox home with them!) Additional parent/sibling: $10

GEARS Community Center
Escape Games, Board Games & Puzzles with GO STEAM!
Are you up for the challenge?
July 9 - July 12, 2018
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Jessica Good

Join us for a week of strategy games, puzzles, and more! Students will use teamwork, critical thinking, and a little guess work to discover clues, solve puzzles and riddles, and unlock locks to solve a mystery. Will they “unlock the box” in time?

Suggested ages: 1st – 3rd grade students

Cost: $96

GEARS Community Center
Unicorns and Rainbows with GO STEAM!
Bring your imagination!
July 16 - July 19, 2018
9:00am - 11:00am
Beth Wagner

Explore the world of unicorns and rainbows while you explore fairy tale STEAM activities this week. Build a bridge for unicorns, draw rainbows with a unicorn scribble-bot, and make fluffy unicorn slime! Celebrate being a child during this magical day camp week and let your imagination soar.

Suggested ages: 1st – 3rd grade students

Cost: $80

GEARS Community Center

Summer Camps at Derry Township Parks & Recreation (Hershey, PA)

Cubetto: Playful Programming with GO STEAM!
Computer Coding for Kids
June 25 - June 28, 2018
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Beth Wagner

Cubetto is a friendly, wooden robot that teaches the basics of computer programming through adventure, art, and hands-on play. Using a variety of books and maps, as well as a control board and coding blocks your child will execute their first program on day one. No computer screens required! A small class size means lots of hands on time!

Suggested ages: 4 ½ – 7

Cost: $120

Derry Township Parks & Recreation
Breakout with Escape Games & Puzzles with GO STEAM!
Are you up for the challenge?
June 25 - June 28, 2018
1:00pm - 3:30pm
Jessica Good

Students will use teamwork, critical thinking, and a little guess work to discover clues, solve puzzles and riddles, and unlock locks to solve a mystery. Using creativity, logic, and help from friends, your child will read a story, follow the clues, solve the problems, and unlock the secret to having fun while learning. Will they “unlock the box” in time?

Suggested ages: 8-12

Cost: $120

Derry Township Parks & Recreation

Summer Programs at the Mount Gretna Craft Brewery

Sunflower Power
June 12, 2018
9:00am - 10:30am
Beth Wagner

Listen to a story, paint sunflowers like Van Gogh, and plant sunflower seeds to take home.

Suggested Ages: 4 1/2 – 7

Cost: $12 (plus $3 supply fee)

Mount Gretna Craft Brewery and Red Canoe General Store
DIY Buzzer Game
June 12, 2018
11:00am - 12:30pm
Beth Wagner

Create a circuit and build your own buzzer game to take home and play.

Suggested ages: 8-12

Cost: $12 (plus $3 supply fee)

Mount Gretna Craft Brewery and Red Canoe General Store
Unicorns & Rainbows
July 10, 2018
9:00am - 10:30am
Beth Wagner

Play a unicorn coding game, code rainbow bracelets, and take home sparkly unicorn slime!

Suggested Ages: 4 1/2 – 7

Cost: $12

Mount Gretna Craft Brewery and Red Canoe General Store
Breakout Games
July 10, 2018
11:00am - 12:30pm
Beth Wagner

Use teamwork and creativity to solve riddles and decipher codes. Will you unlock the box and “escape” in time?

Suggested Ages: 8-12

Cost: $12

Mount Gretna Craft Brewery and Red Canoe General Store
Cubetto
August 14, 2018
9:00am - 10:30am
Beth Wagner

Learn the basics of coding through robots, programming, stories, adventure, and hands-on play.

Suggested Ages: 4 1/2 – 7

Cost: $12

Mount Gretna Craft Brewery and Red Canoe General Store
littleBits
August 14, 2018
11:00am - 12:30pm
Beth Wagner

Explore and create with littleBits – our easy-to-use electronic building blocks. You might build a waving hand, silly face, or alarm!

Suggested Ages: 8-12

Cost: $12

Mount Gretna Craft Brewery and Red Canoe General Store

After-School STEAM Clubs

After-School Programs

If you are looking for the registration page for your son or daughter’s after-school STEAM club, please call us (717-725-6860) or contact your school directly to ask for your school’s private registration link.

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