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3 - 2 - 1 Blast Off!

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Physical Science
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd

Do you have what it takes to be an astronaut? Yes! Your countdown to summer begins as you design, build, and launch your own rocket.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jun 22, 2015 to Jun 26, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
Jesuit High School
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 10, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 17, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
Jesuit High School
$275/$325
Jul 20, 2015 to Jul 24, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Jul 27, 2015 to Jul 31, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full

Animation 2-3

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Technology
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd

Quiet on set! Look at animation from the director’s chair as you design storyboards, create sets and characters, and produce mini-movies.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jun 22, 2015 to Jun 26, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350
Registration Availability 
Full
Jul 20, 2015 to Jul 24, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350
Registration Availability 
Full
Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 14, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350
Registration Availability 
Full

Animation 4-5

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Technology
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th

Quiet on set! Look at animation from the director’s chair as you design storyboards, create sets and characters, and produce mini-movies.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jun 29, 2015 to Jul 3, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350
Registration Availability 
Full
Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 17, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350
Registration Availability 
Full
Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 7, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350
Registration Availability 
Full

Animation 6-8

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Technology
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th

Quiet on set! Look at animation from the director’s chair as you design storyboards, create sets and characters, and produce mini-movies.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 10, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350
Jul 27, 2015 to Jul 31, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350

Animator's Reunion

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Technology
Grade Level(s)
4th — 8th

Take your animation skills to the next level!

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jun 15, 2015 to Jun 19, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350
Registration Availability 
Full
Aug 17, 2015 to Aug 21, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$300/$350

At the Seashore

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science, Life Science
Grade Level(s)
K — 1st

Dive in and make some waves as you explore how land and water come together at the seashore!

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jun 22, 2015 to Jun 26, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 17, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 7, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325

Can You Dig It?

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

Ever visited a volcano? Now’s your chance! Dig into this geologic adventure with visits to Mt. St. Helens, the Rice Museum, and OMSI’s Earth Science Hall.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 7, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 14, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full

Cooking Up Science

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Physical Science
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd

Summer just got a little tastier! Bite into the science of cooking and nutrition that makes food so fascinating (and delicious).

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 17, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 7, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full

Cool Concoctions

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Physical Science
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd

Slime! Flubber! Ice cream and cookies! Chemistry takes a fun twist as you mix, measure and pour chemicals into amazing (and sticky) combinations.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jun 15, 2015 to Jun 19, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Jun 22, 2015 to Jun 26, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Jun 29, 2015 to Jul 3, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 10, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Jul 13, 2015 to Jul 17, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
Jesuit High School
$275/$325
Jul 20, 2015 to Jul 24, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
Jesuit High School
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full

Crazy Constellations

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

Lions and warriors and sea creatures, oh my! The night sky is teeming with legends. Unlock the stories of your favorite constellations—and the science behind them—this summer.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jul 6, 2015 to Jul 10, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Aug 10, 2015 to Aug 14, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325

DigiGirls Web World

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Technology
Grade Level(s)
4th — 8th

Calling all girls! Get your digital exploration on as you animate e-cards, create characters for web cartoons and design music videos.

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Aug 3, 2015 to Aug 7, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Aug 17, 2015 to Aug 21, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325

Dinomites

Format
Classroom-based
Subject/Topic
Earth & Space Science
Grade Level(s)
K — 1st

You’re on the hunt—for dinosaurs!

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Member/Non-Member
Jun 29, 2015 to Jul 3, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full
Jul 20, 2015 to Jul 24, 2015
9am-4pm Mon-Fri
OMSI
$275/$325
Registration Availability 
Full

3 - 2 - 1 Blast Off!

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Do you have what it takes to be an astronaut? Yes! Your countdown to summer begins as you design, build, and launch your own rocket.


Animation 6-8

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th
Price Range
$300-$350
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Quiet on set! Look at animation from the director’s chair as you design storyboards, create sets and characters, and produce mini-movies.


Cool Concoctions

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Slime! Flubber! Ice cream and cookies! Chemistry takes a fun twist as you mix, measure and pour chemicals into amazing (and sticky) combinations.


Crazy Constellations

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Lions and warriors and sea creatures, oh my! The night sky is teeming with legends. Unlock the stories of your favorite constellations—and the science behind them—this summer.


Engineer This!

Format
Classroom-based
Location
Jesuit High School
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

London Bridge is falling down, falling down…or is it? Explore the worlds of civil, electrical and mechanical engineering and now you can build bridges, wire electric circuits, and explore the worlds of civil, electrical and mechanical engineering.


Intro to LEGO® Robotics 4-5

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Are robots our future? They’re certainly a part of yours when you spend a week learning how to design and program a LEGO robot!


Kitchen Chemistry

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
K — 1st
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Turn your inner chef into a kitchen chemist!


LEGO® Architecture & Cities

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Look at LEGOs in a whole new light--we’re using the bricks to break-down city planning, civil engineering and the world of design!


Master Chemist

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Unleash your inner mad scientist as you combine chemicals to create explosive (and safe!) reactions!


Ocean Floor to Seashore

Format
Classroom-based
Location
Jesuit High School
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Unlock the ocean’s secrets like a true marine biologist this summer with lab experiments and trips to the beach.


Seaweed, Snails & Gray Whale Tails

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

What’s beneath the crashing waves and above the ocean floor? Find out with an up-close look at marine life, plus a visit to the Cannon Beach tide pools!


Web Design 4-5

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Become the next online sensation as you learn the simple, cutting-edge design techniques for your own web page, blog, photo gallery, and more!


Write a Moving Story

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 6-10, 2015
Grade Level(s)
4th — 8th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Your imagination is the limit as you create a story with moving pictures!


Teen Science Alliance:
Thinkineers

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 7-Aug 14, 2015
Grade Level(s)
9th — 12th
Price Range
$300 (financial aid is available)
Start and end times
10am-4pm Tuesdays & Thursdays

Join the OMSI Thinkineers, the first tier of the Teen Science Alliance, to learn about and practice science, technology, art and engineering. Teens will work in small groups to resolve challenges and share these findings with OMSI visitors. Applications due May 1st.


3 - 2 - 1 Blast Off!

Format
Classroom-based
Location
Jesuit High School
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Do you have what it takes to be an astronaut? Yes! Your countdown to summer begins as you design, build, and launch your own rocket.


Animation 4-5

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th
Price Range
$300-$350
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Quiet on set! Look at animation from the director’s chair as you design storyboards, create sets and characters, and produce mini-movies.


At the Seashore

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
K — 1st
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Dive in and make some waves as you explore how land and water come together at the seashore!


Cooking Up Science

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Summer just got a little tastier! Bite into the science of cooking and nutrition that makes food so fascinating (and delicious).


Cool Concoctions

Format
Classroom-based
Location
Jesuit High School
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Slime! Flubber! Ice cream and cookies! Chemistry takes a fun twist as you mix, measure and pour chemicals into amazing (and sticky) combinations.


Engineer This!

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

London Bridge is falling down, falling down…or is it? Explore the worlds of civil, electrical and mechanical engineering and now you can build bridges, wire electric circuits, and explore the worlds of civil, electrical and mechanical engineering.


FSI:
Forensic Science Investigator

Format
Classroom-based
Location
Jesuit High School
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Sherlock Holmes has some competition—you! Lift prints, examine DNA, and visit a real police department as you learn how modern forensic techniques are used to solve crimes.


Games Galore 6-8

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Calling all gamers! You hold all of the high scores, but do you have what it takes to design your own video game? Of course you do, thanks to the wonderful world of digital graphics at OMSI.


Intro to LEGO® Robotics 6-8

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
6th — 8th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Are robots our future? They’re certainly a part of yours when you spend a week learning how to design and program a LEGO robot!


Science School of Wizardry

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
4th — 5th
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

Dust off that wizard’s cloak and embark on a week of science magic!


Seaweed, Snails & Gray Whale Tails

Format
Classroom-based
Location
OMSI
Date(s)
Jul 13-17, 2015
Grade Level(s)
2nd — 3rd
Price Range
$275-$325
Start and end times
9am-4pm Mon-Fri

What’s beneath the crashing waves and above the ocean floor? Find out with an up-close look at marine life, plus a visit to the Cannon Beach tide pools!