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Astronomy Camp 2-3

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd

Join us for a week of exploring, astronomy and fun.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 17, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565
Registration Availability 
Registration Closed

Astronomy Camp 4-5

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th

Learn about the stars, planets, sun, and moon under clear night skies of the central Oregon desert.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 14, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565

Astronomy Camp 6-8

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th

Join us in the central Oregon desert as we search the sky for galaxies, nebulae, and planets through a telescope.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 17, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565
Registration Availability 
Full

Astronomy Camp 9-12

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science
Grade Level(s)
9th — 12th

Practice locating star clusters and galaxies with a telescope, then take your new skills to one of the largest and most popular astronomy events in the country: Oregon Star Party.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 15, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Sat
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$565/$615

Desert Explorers

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science, Life Science
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 5th

Spend the days discovering fossils, lassoing lizards, and getting to know more about the desert at Hancock Field Station.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 27, 2015 to Jul 31, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565

Desert Survival 4-5

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Skill Building
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th

Discover how living organisms (including humans) have survived in the desert for thousands of years.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 10, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565
Registration Availability 
Full
Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 7, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565

Fossils & Geology

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th

Investigate the incredible rock formations and fossil beds found in the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Aug 17, 2015 to Aug 21, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565

Hancock Family Weekend

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science
Grade Level(s)
Family

Bring the family to Camp Hancock and learn about everything from astronomy to paleontology.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 24, 2015 to Jul 26, 2015
6pm Fri - Noon Sun
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$155/$205

Junior Survival

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Skill Building
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd

Spend a week learning basic wilderness survival skills.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 14, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565
Registration Availability 
Full

Labor Day at Hancock

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science
Grade Level(s)
Family

Join us for an unforgettable weekend at Camp Hancock and learn about the geologic history and wildlife of the John Day Fossil Beds.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Sep 4, 2015 to Sep 7, 2015
6pm Fri - Noon Mon
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$215/$265

OMSI Ambassadors

Format
Traveling
Subject/Topic
Skill Building
Grade Level(s)
9th — 12th

Travel across the Pacific Northwest as tour guides for exchange students from Japan.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 19, 2015 to Aug 1, 2015
7am Sun - 5pm Sat
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$825/$875

Paleontology Field Study

Format
Residential
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th

Learn about life in Oregon millions of years ago with an up-close look at the plant and animal fossils found in the different units of the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 10, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565
Registration Availability 
Registration Closed
Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 7, 2015
7am Mon - 5pm Fri
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
$515/$565

Astronomy Camp 2-3

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$515-$565
Start and end times
7am Mon - 5pm Fri

Join us for a week of exploring, astronomy and fun.


Astronomy Camp 6-8

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th
Price Range
$515-$565
Start and end times
7am Mon - 5pm Fri

Join us in the central Oregon desert as we search the sky for galaxies, nebulae, and planets through a telescope.


OMSI Ambassadors

Format
Traveling
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Jul 19-Aug 1, 2015
Grade Level(s)
9th — 12th
Price Range
$825-$875
Start and end times
7am Sun - 5pm Sat

Travel across the Pacific Northwest as tour guides for exchange students from Japan.


Hancock Family Weekend

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Jul 24-26, 2015
Grade Level(s)
Family
Price Range
$155-$205
Start and end times
6pm Fri - Noon Sun

Bring the family to Camp Hancock and learn about everything from astronomy to paleontology.


Desert Explorers

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Jul 27-31, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 5th
Price Range
$515-$565
Start and end times
7am Mon - 5pm Fri

Spend the days discovering fossils, lassoing lizards, and getting to know more about the desert at Hancock Field Station.


Desert Survival 4-5

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Aug 3-7, 2015
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th
Price Range
$515-$565
Start and end times
7am Mon - 5pm Fri

Discover how living organisms (including humans) have survived in the desert for thousands of years.


Paleontology Field Study

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Aug 3-7, 2015
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th
Price Range
$515-$565
Start and end times
7am Mon - 5pm Fri

Learn about life in Oregon millions of years ago with an up-close look at the plant and animal fossils found in the different units of the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.


Astronomy Camp 4-5

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Aug 10-14, 2015
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th
Price Range
$515-$565
Start and end times
7am Mon - 5pm Fri

Learn about the stars, planets, sun, and moon under clear night skies of the central Oregon desert.


Astronomy Camp 9-12

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Aug 10-15, 2015
Grade Level(s)
9th — 12th
Price Range
$565-$615
Start and end times
7am Mon - 5pm Sat

Practice locating star clusters and galaxies with a telescope, then take your new skills to one of the largest and most popular astronomy events in the country: Oregon Star Party.


Junior Survival

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Aug 10-14, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$515-$565
Start and end times
7am Mon - 5pm Fri

Spend a week learning basic wilderness survival skills.


Fossils & Geology

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Aug 17-21, 2015
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th
Price Range
$515-$565
Start and end times
7am Mon - 5pm Fri

Investigate the incredible rock formations and fossil beds found in the John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.


Labor Day at Hancock

Format
Residential
Location
Camp Hancock, Fossil, OR
Date(s)
Sep 4-7, 2015
Grade Level(s)
Family
Price Range
$215-$265
Start and end times
6pm Fri - Noon Mon

Join us for an unforgettable weekend at Camp Hancock and learn about the geologic history and wildlife of the John Day Fossil Beds.