Children’s Museum of Virginia - Classes & Workshops


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Eco Art & STEM Studio Camps 2018

Portsmouth, VA
United States
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $135.00
NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $145.00

TICKET SALE DATES
MEMBERS - FULL DAY / NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY Public Onsale: March 13, 2018 12:43 PM to June 20, 2018 9:00 AM

PACKAGE DESCRIPTION
This full day session includes the Eco Art camp from 9 am- 12 pm and STEM Studio camp from 1-4 pm. Campers should bring a lunch and they will have supervised play time from 12-1 pm.
Eco Art
In this environmentally inspired camp, explore the intersection of art and nature while learning about contemporary eco-artists and creating their own artworks using found, natural materials and processes. Examples include sunprints, relief printing and time- based sculpture.
STEM Studio Camp
Spend a week immersed in STEM - engineering and problem solving challenges. Learn the basic steps of coding & programing by exploring robotics with Ozobots and Cube Robots. Explore the technology of 3D printing with a 3Doodler 3D printing pen and get a chance to tinker with LEGOS & Little Bits circuits.

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$135.00 - $145.00
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Thunder Drums & Street Art

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Monday, July 16, 2018 9:00 AM -
Friday, July 20, 2018 4:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $135.00
NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $145.00

TICKET SALE DATES
MEMBERS - FULL DAY / NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY Public Onsale: March 13, 2018 3:37 PM to July 11, 2018 9:00 AM

PACKAGE DESCRIPTION
This camp combines Creative Thunder Drums and Street Art to make a full day from 9 am - 4 pm. Campers should bring a lunch and will have supervised play time from 12-1 pm.
Creative Thunder Drums
This camp will teach the tradition of West African Mandingue djembe (jim-bay) and dunun (due-noon) drumming by using silly-syllabic expressions and fun math to teach simple rhythm patterns.
Street Art
Explore all the ways art has been taken to the streets in a positive and respectful way. Campers discover public art including chalk art, stenciling, murals, wheat paste, and sticker art and contemporary street artists including Keith Haring, Bansky and others.

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$135.00 - $145.00
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LEGO & Beginner Architects

Portsmouth, VA
United States
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $135.00
NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $145.00

TICKET SALE DATES
MEMBERS - FULL DAY / NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY Public Onsale: March 13, 2018 12:54 PM to July 18, 2018 9:00 AM

PACKAGE DESCRIPTION
This full day camp includes both the morning LEGO camp from 9 am- 12 pm and the Beginner Architects camp from 1-4 pm. Campers should bring a lunch and will have supervised play time from 12-1 pm.
Can You Build It LEGO Camp
Consider yourself a LEGO Enthusiast? Power up your engineering skills with thousands of LEGO®! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as bridges, skyscrapers, and motorized vehicles!
Beginner Architects
Explore, imagine, design, build and play! Campers are introduced to the creative process of designing, building and decorating structures. Time will also be spent exploring examples of historical architecture in the surrounding neighborhood.

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$135.00 - $145.00
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Fabulous Fibers & Detective Science

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Monday, July 30, 2018 9:00 AM -
Friday, August 3, 2018 4:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $135.00
NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $145.00

TICKET SALE DATES
MEMBERS - FULL DAY / NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY Public Onsale: March 13, 2018 3:43 PM to July 25, 2018 9:00 AM

PACKAGE DESCRIPTION
This camp combines Fabulous Fibers and Detective Science to make a full day of camp from 9 am- 4 pm. Campers should bring a lunch and will have supervised play from 12-1 pm.
Fabulous Fibers
Explore the fabulous world of fibers through a range of projects including weaving, dyeing, printing and embroidery.
Detective Science
Step into the shoes of a detective – uncover the science involved in evidence gathering and analysis. Discover how detectives use science to uncover the mysteries of a crime. Solve different types of cases using clues and conduct biotechnology experiments dealing with forensics, investigation, fingerprinting and more.

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$135.00 - $145.00
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Drones & Jr. Architects 2018

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Monday, August 6, 2018 9:00 AM -
Friday, August 10, 2018 4:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $135.00
NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $145.00

TICKET SALE DATES
MEMBERS - FULL DAY / NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY Public Onsale: March 13, 2018 3:56 PM to August 1, 2018 9:00 AM

PACKAGE DESCRIPTION
This camp combines the Drones camp and the Jr. Architects camp to create a full day from 9 am- 4 pm. Campers should bring a lunch and they will have supervised play from 12-1 pm.
Drones!
Campers will learn the basics of drone technology and safety before taking to the air to fly and code the drones. Through the use of iPad flight simulators and clear instructions on basic flying maneuvers, campers will experience a program filled with excitement, games, challenges, and learning.
Jr Architects
Imagine, design, and build! Campers delve into what makes a structure unique and have the opportunity to create their own style. Time will also be spent exploring historical architecture in the surrounding neighborhood.

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$135.00 - $145.00
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Powhatans & Art From Scratch

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Monday, August 13, 2018 9:00 AM -
Friday, August 17, 2018 4:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $135.00
NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY: $145.00

TICKET SALE DATES
MEMBERS - FULL DAY / NON-MEMBERS - FULL DAY Public Onsale: March 13, 2018 3:22 PM to August 7, 2018 9:00 AM

PACKAGE DESCRIPTION
This camp combines Powhatan Discovery Camp and Art From Scratch to make a full day from 9 am- 4 pm. Campers should bring a lunch and will have supervised play time from 12-1 pm.
Powhatan Discovery Camp
Explore how the Powhatans lived within their environment by using replica artifacts and tools, playing games of the time, and play the roles of both the Powhatan and English newcomer.
In this DIY-inspired camp, explore art making by first creating your own art supplies. From paint to clay and everything in between, make all the materials used, and store them projects in a handmade portfolio.
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$135.00 - $145.00
Jun
25 Mon

Eco Art

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 9:00 AM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 9, 2018 4:50 PM to June 19, 2018 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
In this environmentally inspired camp, explore the intersection of art and nature while learning about contemporary eco-artists and creating their own artworks using found, natural materials and processes. Examples include sunprints, relief printing and time- based sculpture.
$65.00 - $70.00
Jun
25 Mon

World Adventures, summer camp 3-5 yrs

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 10:00 AM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $50.00
NON-MEMBERS: $55.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 8, 2018 11:05 AM to June 20, 2018 10:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Campers create a “passport” on day one and travel around the world exploring different places using crafts, songs, books, etc from different nations. At the end of the day children will write a postcard home about their adventure. For ages 3-5 yrs.
$50.00 - $55.00
Jun
25 Mon

S.T.E.M. Studio Camp

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 1:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

TICKET SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Public Onsale: March 10, 2018 10:06 AM to June 20, 2018 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Spend a week immersed in STEM - engineering and problem solving challenges. Learn the basic steps of coding & programing by exploring robotics with Ozobots and Cube Robots. Explore the technology of 3D printing with a 3Doodler 3D printing pen and get a chance to tinker with LEGOS & Little Bits circuits.
$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
16 Mon

Creative Thunder Drums

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 9:00 AM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 13, 2018 11:39 AM to July 11, 2018 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
This camp will teach the tradition of West African Mandingue djembe (jim-bay) and dunun (due-noon) drumming by using silly-syllabic expressions and fun math to teach simple rhythm patterns.
$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
16 Mon

Street Art

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 1:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 13, 2018 11:46 AM to July 11, 2018 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Explore all the ways art has been taken to the streets in a positive and respectful way. Campers discover public art including chalk art, stenciling, murals, wheat paste, and sticker art and contemporary street artists including Keith Haring, Bansky and others.
$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
23 Mon

Can You Build It LEGO Camp

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 9:00 AM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 10, 2018 10:17 AM to July 16, 2018 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Consider yourself a LEGO Enthusiast? Power up your engineering skills with thousands of LEGO®! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as bridges, skyscrapers, and motorized vehicles!
$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
23 Mon

Turtles and Tortoises, 3-5 yrs summer camp

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 10:00 AM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $50.00
NON-MEMBERS: $55.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 9, 2018 4:46 PM to July 18, 2018 10:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Do you know the difference between a turtle and a tortoise? Do you ever wonder what it might be like to travel everywhere with your home? In this companion camp to our “Turtle Travels” exhibit, preschoolers will learn all about these neat reptiles and their way of life.
$50.00 - $55.00
Jul
23 Mon

Beginner Architects

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 1:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 10, 2018 10:24 AM to July 16, 2018 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Explore, imagine, design, build and play! Campers are introduced to the creative process of designing, building and decorating structures. Time will also be spent exploring examples of historical architecture in the surrounding neighborhood.
$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
30 Mon

Fabulous Fibers

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 9:00 AM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 13, 2018 11:52 AM to July 25, 2018 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Explore the fabulous world of fibers through a range of projects including weaving, dyeing, printing and embroidery.
$65.00 - $70.00
Jul
30 Mon

Detective Science

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 1:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 13, 2018 11:58 AM to July 25, 2018 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Step into the shoes of a detective – uncover the science involved in evidence gathering and analysis. Discover how detectives use science to uncover the mysteries of a crime. Solve different types of cases using clues and conduct biotechnology experiments dealing with forensics, investigation, fingerprinting and more.
$65.00 - $70.00
Aug
6 Mon

Drones!

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 9:00 AM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 13, 2018 12:07 PM to August 1, 2018 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Campers will learn the basics of drone technology and safety before taking to the air to fly and code the drones. Through the use of iPad flight simulators and clear instructions on basic flying maneuvers, campers will experience a program filled with excitement, games, challenges, and learning.
$65.00 - $70.00
Aug
6 Mon

Jr. Architects

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 1:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 13, 2018 12:18 PM to August 1, 2018 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Imagine, design, and build! Campers delve into what makes a structure unique and have the opportunity to create their own style. Time will also be spent exploring historical architecture in the surrounding neighborhood.
$65.00 - $70.00
Aug
13 Mon

Powhatan Discovery Camp

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 9:00 AM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 10, 2018 10:29 AM to August 6, 2018 9:00 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Explore how the Powhatans lived within their environment by using replica artifacts and tools, playing games of the time, and play the roles of both the Powhatan and English newcomer.
$65.00 - $70.00
Aug
13 Mon

Art From Scratch

Portsmouth, VA
United States
Show at 1:00 PM
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REGISTRATION PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
MEMBERS: $65.00
NON-MEMBERS: $70.00

REGISTRATION SALE DATES
MEMBERS / NON-MEMBERS Registration Opens: March 10, 2018 10:33 AM to August 6, 2018 1:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
In this DIY-inspired camp, explore art making by first creating your own art supplies. From paint to clay and everything in between, make all the materials used, and store them projects in a handmade portfolio.
$65.00 - $70.00

Children’s Museum of Virginia - Classes & Workshops

221 High St
Portsmouth, VA
United States