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Event - Winter Break Camps

Winter Break Camps are Back! Winter Break Camps

Discovery Place

Take a break from the ordinary and do something extraordinary this holiday season... Discovery Place Winter Break Camps are back!

Investigate, innovate, excavate and create during full-day Camps designed to keep young minds energized and small hands engaged during school vacation.

All Camps run 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and are held at Discovery Place in uptown Charlotte.
Sign up for individual days or a whole week of fun and learning.

Click to learn all about Winter Break Camp options.

WINTER BREAK CAMPS OVERVIEW

MONDAY, DECEMBER 22
Grades K-1 - Paleontologists *SOLD OUT*
Grades 2-3 - Paleohistory *NEW*

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 23
Grades K-1 - Blast Off! *SOLD OUT*
Grades 2-3 - Astronaut Academy

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 26
Grades K-1 - Young Einstein
Grades 2-3 - Junior Innovators: Where Art Meets Science

MONDAY, DECEMBER 29
Grades K-1 - Push, Pull, and Lift
Grades 2-3 - Destination: Earth

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 30
Grades K-1 - Paleontologists *SOLD OUT*
Grades 2-3 - Paleohistory *NEW*

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 31
Grades K-1 - Blast Off!
Grades 2-3 - Astronaut Academy

THURSDAY, JANUARY 1
Grades K-1 - Young Einstein
Grades 2-3 - Junior Innovators: Where Art Meets Science

FRIDAY, JANUARY 2
Grades K-1 - Push, Pull, and Lift *SOLD OUT*
Grades 2-3 - Destination: Earth

Pricing
- Members: $45 per camp session
- Non-Members: $55 per camp session

Registration Dates
- Registration for Members begins November 11, 2014.
- Registration for non-Members begins November 18, 2014.

Registration Process
- Register online at discoveryplace.org or by calling 704.372.6261 x300 weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Full payment must be made at the time of registration.
- Emergency medical form must be completed and returned at least 2 weeks prior to the start of Camp.

Cancellation Policy
- Cancellation notice of 2 weeks is required for a full refund.
- Programs with low enrollment 2 weeks prior to the start date are subject to cancellation. Minimum enrollment is required to run each Camp. If cancellation occurs, the family will be notified and given the opportunity to select another Camp or receive a refund.

Lunch Care
- Supervised lunch care is offered free of charge from noon - 1:00 p.m.
- Campers should pack a nut-free bag lunch. Discovery Place Winter Break Camps are nut-free zones for the safety of all of our Campers. Please pack all lunches accordingly.

Snacks
- Snacks will not be provided, but a short snack time will be allotted in the morning and afternoon each day. You may send two nut-free snacks with your child daily. Discovery Place Winter Break Camps are nut-free zones for the safety of all of our Campers. Please pack all snacks accordingly.

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