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DInosaur Explorers Summer Camp

Summer Camps

More information about 2017 Summer Camps to follow. See a sampling of Summer 2016 offerings below.


Jurassic Kids Camp

Ages 2–3, with caregiver

Activities for toddlers and caregivers are inspired by our new summer exhibition Dinosaur Discoveries: Ancient Fossils, New Ideas.
June 14–15, 9–11 a.m. each day; Cost: $25 per child (caregiver free), $20 for museum members
Deadline for registration: June 7, 2016


Little Artists Camp

Ages 2–3, with caregiver

Enriched circle time with stories and songs, guided activities, and take-home projects inspired by our decorative arts collection.
July 13–14, 9–11 a.m. each day; Cost: $25 per child (caregiver free), $20 for museum members
Deadline for registration: July 6, 2016


Dino Explorers

Ages 4–5, campers only

Scientific inquiry in activities, stories, make-and-take projects based on our new exhibition Dinosaur Discoveries: Ancient Fossils, New Ideas.
June 7–9, 9–11 a.m. each day; Cost: $35 per child, $30 for museum members
Deadline for registration: May 31, 2016


Little Masters Camp

Ages 4–5, campers only

Art projects to take home, stories, and guided activities are inspired by the works in our exhibition of decorative arts.
June 21–23, 9–11 a.m. each day; Cost: $35 per child, $30 for museum members
Deadline for registration: June 14, 2016


Dig It! Fun with Fossils

Ages 9–11 (rising 4th, 5th, and 6th graders)

Focusing on dinosaurs, mosasaurs, mastodons, and many other extinct animals as campers excavate, study real fossils, and practice the science of paleontology. “Rocks” and other fun snacks included.
June 20–24, 1–4 p.m. each day; Cost: $110 per child, $99 for museum members
Deadline for registration: June 13, 2016


Archaeokids: Exploring Ancient Art & Archaeology

Ages 9-11 (rising 4th, 5th, and 6th graders)

Featuring authentic artifacts and art activities about ancient Egyptians, ancient Native Americans, Romans, and other ancient peoples. “Ancient” snacks included.
July 11–15, 1–4 p.m. each day; Cost: $110 per child, $99 for museum members
Deadline for registration: July 1, 2016


Information for Parents

Refund Policy

If the museum cancels a camp for any reason, participants are eligible for a full refund. Participants who cancel more than five business days in advance are eligible for a 50% refund. Cancellations made less than five business days in advance are not eligible for a refund.

Upon registration, parents will be sent a consent form, which must be signed and returned prior to the first class.

Questions?

Contact Debbie Woodiel, Museum Educator, at 865-974-2144 or woodield@utk.edu.

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