NASA: Journey into Outer Space- 5 Half-day Camp

Journey into Outer Space more info...
Location: Blue Valley Recreation Center
Dates: Monday, March 16, 2020 -
Friday, March 20, 2020 details
Grades: Gr 1 - Gr 5
Section #: BVRC163
Registration closes: Monday, March 9, 2020
PRICE: $144.00


Click the link, then use search text 'Mad Science' to enroll.
Name: Blue Valley Recreation
Phone: (913) 685-6000


From our Earth's atmosphere to the outer reaches of our solar system, this hands-on program for children ages 7-12 sends them on a quest for exploration! Comets, planets, stars and more are all waiting to be discovered. Learn about the four forces of flight, the challenges of space travel, and even participate in a rocket launch!

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Astronaut Training
Discover technology designed for outer space! Steer a laser beam through a laser maze, find hidden mountains using the principles of radar technology, and discover everyday objects that were originally designed for use in space!
Earth & Beyond
Explore the farthest reaches of our solar system and create a lunar eclipse in this “mad” planetary tour! Learn how the planets stack up, and build and take home Kepler’s Cube! Go on a mission to explore the atmosphere on Earth and more!
Eye on the Sky
Probe the mysteries of meteors and bounce around satellite light in this phenomenal program on space phenomena! Learn how to tell the difference between stars, planets and satellites in the night sky. See comets up close as one is formed before your eyes.
Solar Launch
This stellar program is your ticket to the stars! Watch star dust burn, and journey through a soapy galaxy as you investigate the life cycle of stars! Camper then become a Rocket Scientist! Investigate the four forces of flight, and construct a rocket.
Space Voyage
Learn what it takes to be a true globetrotter! Race a balloon rocket and design your own car engine as you learn about thrust. See the principles of propulsion at work in a real rocket launch, and build your very own Shuttle Copter™ to fly to the skies!


Monday, March 16, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday, March 19, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday, March 20, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Please specify the 'Dismissal Options' to let us know where to direct your child after the class