Things to know

Snack/Water: Please provide your child with a simple snack and water bottle each day. Snacks should be peanut-free.

Refund Policy: To receive a refund, you must cancel at least 7 days before the camp session in which your child is registered. A refund will be issued minus a $25 processing fee if cancellation is recieved a full 7 days before camp start date.

Cancelled Camps: If the minimum enrollment in a particular camp is not met, CMT has the right to cancel the camp up to 7 days before the camp’s start date. A full refund will be made to any registered participant.

How to Register:

Online registration is available for most camps. Please use the links provided for each session. For Pima for Kids camps, please call the phone number included with the camp to register.

Call (520) 792-9985, option 5, or email [email protected] if you have questions.

SUMMER CAMPS 2017

Gadgets that Go! with Pima for Kids

June 5 2017 until June 9 2017
12:00 am
Ages 6-8

Create and learn about different types of transportation. Develop your inner engineer as you problem solve and become an innovator. Students will create their own machines with a variety of materials. 15 spaces available.

Instructor: Pima for Kids

Cost: $140 nonmembers  |  $110 CMT|OV members

 


Rock Band Camp

June 12 2017 until June 16 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 6-8

Rock out with The Schoolhouse of Rock! Students will participate in an arrangement of rock songs either as singers, drummers or both! We will perform renditions of songs like “Seven Nation Army,” “I Want Candy” and “We Will Rock You” with a performance at the end of the week.  15 spaces available

Instructor: The Schoolhouse of Rock musicians

Cost: $140 for nonmembers  | $110 CMT|OV members


Glassy Artisans

June 19 2017 until June 23 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 7-9

Learn about glass as a form of art. Arrange and layer pieces of colored glass to form designs and patterns, use glass paints and learn about the science of glass. Create windchimes, garden stakes and plates. Includes visits to Sonoran Glass School to see first-hand how glass art is created in their Warm, Flame and Hot shops. 15 spaces available

Instructor: Jane McClarren, Sonoran Glass School

Cost: $140 for nonmembers | $110 CMT|OV members

 


KidzArt- It’s ART-rageous! – SOLD OUT!

June 26 2017 until June 30 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 4-6

At KidzArt Camp, your self-expression and self-esteem will soar! Enjoy a creative arts experience where you’re encouraged to work with a variety of media, including 3D sculptures, unique surfaces and more! 12 spaces available

Instructor: KidzArt

Cost: $140 for nonmembers | $110 CMT|OV members


Spectacular Science!

July 5 2017 until July 7 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Make slime, create a masterpiece with exploding paint and design catapults in this super fun science camp! Three fun-filled days of hands-on science. You’ll learn that Science is Everywhere – you can even do it at home!  15 spaces available.

This is a 3-day camp

Instructor: Scott Riggs, CMT STEM Specialist

Cost: $85 for nonmembers | $65 CMT|OV members

Register here


Superheroes! with Pima for Kids

July 10 2017 until July 14 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 4-6
Boom! Pow! Zap! Learn how to be a superhero with games, crafts and stories. Find out what makes a hero and how they protect people. Includes a superhero experience in the Pop-up Planetarium. 12 spaces available

Instructor: Pima for Kids

Cost: $140 nonmembers  |  $110 CMT|OV members

Register by calling 520-206-6468

Course #: 60428 


Space Camp

July 17 2017 until July 21 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 7-9
Join us as we explore the planets, moons and other space objects in the solar system.  Campers will hold real rocks from space, make dry-ice comets and design rockets!  Listen to out-of-this-world tales and enjoy far-out fun throughout the week! 15 spaces available

Instructor: Kids Education Specialist, Planetary Science Institute

Cost: $140 for non-members | $110 CMT|OV members

Register here


KidzArt- Under the Sea

July 24 2017 until July 28 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 4-6
Under the Sea Campers will enjoy multi-day projects and practicing new art-making skills and techniques as a class. Get ready for watercolors, pencil sketches and maybe even art you can wear! All project materials are included and campers will take home everything that they make!! 12 spaces available

Instructor: KidzArt

Cost: $140 for nonmembers | $110 CMT|OV members

Register here


Science in Storybooks – SOLD OUT!

July 31 2017 until August 2 2017
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages 4-6
Listen to a new tale of adventure from one of our storybooks, then explore science concepts within and bring them to life! Test your house construction like “The Three Little Pigs.” Build a bird catcher like the characters from “SHH! We Have a Plan.” 12 spaces available.

This is a 3-day camp

Instructor: Andrea Vesecky

Cost: $85 for nonmembers | $65 for CMT|OV members

NEW FOR 2017!

The Children’s Museum Tucson is partnering with Tucson Medical Center to bring you 3 special afternoon camps designed to put your kids on the right track as they grow.

TMC’s Grow Well Summer Camps: Food, Fur and Fitness

Furry Friends, in partnership with Pima Animal Care Center

New for 2017!

June 12 2017 until June 16 2017
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ages 7-9

There is a lot we can learn from our furry friends. We aren’t so very different from our pets…we all enjoy eating, playing, sleeping and being treated with kindness. Children will learn how animals can teach us compassion and how they can help us live happy and healthy lives. 15 spaces available.

Cost: $140 nonmembers  |  $110 CMT|OV members
Register here


Cooking Camp

New for 2017!

June 19 2017 until June 23 2017
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ages 7-9

“Taste” is not the only way we interact with food: we actually use all of our senses when we cook and eat. Kids will create colorful plates of food, hunt through a sea of scents in the fresh herb garden, and learn to appreciate the crunch and squish of different foods. At the end of the week, kids will have experienced food and eating in a new way. 15 spaces available.

Cost: $140 nonmembers  |  $110 CMT|OV members
Register here


Fit Kids Dance Party Camp
Registration Closed

New for 2017!

June 26 2017 until June 30 2017
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Ages 7-9

Why does my heart beat so fast after I run? How come my friend can balance on one foot and I can’t? Being a fit kid doesn’t mean you have to run the fastest or jump the highest. A fit kid means learning how to use the most important piece of equipment there is…your body. Through fun activities and play, kids will learn how their bodies work and how to keep them healthy.  15 spaces available.

Cost: $140 nonmembers  |  $110 CMT|OV members