Our After-School Program Themes
NASA Academy of Future Space Explorers
NASA and Mad Science collaborate to educate the next generation! Children go on a voyage of discovery with unique hands-on activities, and amazing demonstrations that explore the sun and stars, space technology, rocket science, the atmosphere, planets and moons, and more!
Welcome to the world of chemistry! Children make gooey slime, experiment with different reactions and learn to use the tools that chemists use. Polymers and catalysts are only two of the fascinating concepts young scientists explore in this thrilling trip through the chemistry lab!
Light Sight and Sound
What makes your hair stand up? Is it a magnet or magic? And just what are carbs, anyway? Kids explore a variety of introductory topics about the wonders of both the life and physical sciences.
Funky Forces and More
Ever wonder how bridges stand up over water? Or how gravity works? Kids explore a variety of introductory topics in engineering, physics, and chemistry, as they learn how science can impact our everyday lives.
Experiments are the best part of being a Mad Scientist! In this program, kids learn about several specialized areas of science, including forensics, geology, kinesiology, meteorology, entomology, and mechanical engineering.
Kids find out how science is at work in the world around them! They learn about the animal kingdom, both on land and under the sea. They make mixtures and explore the science of motion and energy. They also discover the technology that powers our modern world and keeps us connected.
Mad Machines and Junior Engineers
Whether your child loves to build things or destroy them,this week of camp includes lots of both!Jr engineers will design and build bridges using only simple tools.Kids will discover how many different machines simple & complex,we use in our daily lives.Campers use simple machines such as pulleys,wedges,screws & levers after use more complex ones with soccer playing,line tracking Mad Sciencerobot.
Become a wildlife expert as you discover the amazing Animal Kingdom! Find out where worms like to go and what butterflies eat when they're hungry. Get out your shovel and paintbrush as you uncover prehistoric dinosaur fossils. Discover how you fit into the whole kingdom as you discover parts of the human body.