Projects

  • Make Your Own Flea Circus
  • Clothespin Clowns
  • Make a Sock Animal
  • Mosaic Animal 
  • Pom Pom Birds
  • Stilt Walkers
  • Special Effects Make-Up

Projects

  • Exploding Watermelon
  • Tension Exploding Popsicle Sticks
  • Elephant's Toothpaste
  • Ice Cream in a Bag
  • S'Mores in Solar Ovens

Drop Off & Pick Up Information

Projects

  • Light up Electromagnetic Wand
  • Flying Dragons
  • Potion Bottles
  • Charms Pouch
  • Clothespin Mermaid
  • Pinecone Elf
  • Snow owls
  • Dissect Owl Pellets

Projects

  • Galaxy Dough
  • Flying Saucers
  • Space Slime 
  • Balancing Moon
  • Giant Bottle Rockets
  • Earth Parfait Snack
  • Solar System Mobiles

SESSION 1: June 10 - June 14
Mad Scientist Laboratory

​Field Trip

  • Beach Science
  • Bottle Rockets at Cowell's
  • Exploding Watermelon at Hidden
  • Wharf and Main Beach
  • Junction Park
  • Natural History and Crow's Nest Beach









Session 2: June 17 - June 21

Paleontologist Paradise

Field Trips

  • Sea Cliff Beach
  • Santa Cruz History Museum
  • Evergreen Cemetery
  • Cave Train (Boardwalk)
  • Cement Ship Fossil Search



Session 3: JUNE 24 - June 28
Creepy Crawly Creatures 

Field Trips

  • Henry Cowell
  • Nisene Marks
  • Tide Pools
  • Neary Lagoon walk
  • Pogo Nip




July 1 - JULY 5 NO CAMP


Session 4: JULY 8 - JULY 12
Wind, Water, Waves 

Field Trips

  • Beach to Fly Kites
  • Marine Exploration Center 
  • Santa Cruz History Museum
    • Touch Tanks 
  • Natural Bridges Tide Pools



SESSION 5: JUly 15 - July 19
Area 51

Field Trips

  • Mystery Spot
  • Beach Creature Hunting
  • Natural Bridges
  • NASA visitors center
  • Hartnell Planetarium 



SESSION 6: JULY 22 - JULY 26
SUPER SPORTS HERO SPECTACULAR

Field Trip

  • Football

  • Beach Soccer 

  • Basketball

  • Kickball

  • Fire Station

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​​SESSION 7: July 29 - AUGUST 2
CSI TRAINING

  • Shoe Print Casting
  • Fingerprinting (magnetic dust and graphite)
  • Autopsy Paper Bag Art
  • Bite Prints
  • Tire Tracks Challenge
  • Extract Your Own DNA
  • Microscopic Hair Fibers


SESSION 8: AUGUST 5 - AUGUST 9
HOGWARTS SCHOOL OF WITCHCRAFT & WIZARDRY

Field Trips

  • Obstacle Course at the Park
  • Quidditch at Louden Nelson Park
  • Sand Castles at the Beach
  • Lighthouse
  • Martinelli’s Juice Tasting
  • Bigfoot Museum



WEEK 9: AUGUST 12 - AUGUST 16
​CARNIVAL AND CIRCUS TRICKS

Field Trips

  • Blue Ball Park
  • Circus at The Boardwalk
  • Local Animal Farm





If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact us at malika@santacruzlearningcenter.com

We are excited to offer a selection of week-long Summer Camps Based at SCLC

Incorporating Science, Art, and Adventure EVERYDAY!

All camps are one week long

For ages 5-12

Monday-Friday 

9:45am-5:00pm 

Sliding Scale Prices

$175-$325/week
$100-$200/week for half-day
 

Includes field trip and supply fees.

​PAY WHAT YOU CAN

Extended care is available to include hours of 8:30 am-5:30 pm for an additional charge of $20 more per day.


T-Shirts: one shirt available on the first day of camp. 
Please include size in registration.



Drop Off: Please drop campers off at our new location at 501 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz.

AM only drop off 9:45

PM only Drop Off 1 pm

Pick Up: Please pick up campers promptly at agreed upon time at 501 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz.

AM onlyPick up 12:30

PM onlyPick up 5 pm

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact us at summer2019sclc@santacruzlearningcenter.com

Santa Cruz Learning Center

Projects

  • Dino Eggs
  • Trapped in Amber
  • Fossil Necklace
  • Buried Bones
  • 3D Printing of a Fossil
  • Salt and Watercolor Painting

Projects

  • Design Your Own cape
  • Super Hero Shield and Mask
  • ​Super Hero Character Challenge
  • Laser Challenge
  • Obstacle Course
  • Cork Heros
  • Make a Super Hero Bank Jar

Projects

  • Clothespin Shark Attack
  • Tornado bottles
  • Fish Mobile
  • Pool Noodle Shark
  • Wire Wrapped Sea Glass Pendant
  • Jello Aquariums
  • Chinese Dragon Caterpillar Kites

Summer Camps 2019


Projects

  • Sneaker Wings
  • Caterpillar to Butterfly Craft
  • Clothespin Insects
  • Bottle Cap Bugs
  • Pop Up Insect Garden
  • Bristlebot Bugs
  • Worms in Dirt Snack

501 Cedar St Ste C and D, Santa Cruz CA 95060  |   831-331-5611  |  malika@santacruzlearningcenter.com

 Daily Schedule

8:30 am         Drop-off (extended day kids)

9:45-10 am    Drop-off -(Full day and AM only                          campers)

                       Morning games & icebreakers

10 am             Lesson & Theme activities 

                       Art and Science

​                      Imagination Emporium                                     Fridays!

​11:00 pm       Break

12:00 pm       Afternoon Field trip

                      Camp BBQs on Tuesdays!

12:30             AM only camper pick up

1:00 pm        PM only camper drop off

5:00 pm        Pick up- (Full day and PM only                          campers)

          Extended hours activities 

5:30 pm        Pick up (extended day kids)

Below are our weekly themes and potential projects and field trips for each