Take an interactive adventure at our Discovery Camps

STEM graphicThe Southwest Oklahoma City Public Library is taking children and teens on multiple adventures during its summer Discovery Camps, offered throughout July.

Sessions are age-appropriate and focus on a variety of topics. They’re part of the library’s Summer Learning Program, “A Universe of Stories.”

Dates, themes and age groups are:

Engineering Extravaganza, 4:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 1-2 – Ages 5 to 7 and 8 to 11 will be divided into separate groups to learn some engineering basics in a hands-on setting.

Teen Discovery Camp: Engineering, 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 3 – Ages 12 to 18 can learn more about engineering and even possible future career opportunities.

Earth Rocks, 4:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 8 and 9 – Get an introduction to geology and the science of rocks in activities split up between ages 5 to 7 and 8 to 11.

Teen Discovery Camp: Geology, 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 10 – Similar to the children’s events, ages 12 to 18 will get an introduction to geology through hands-on activities.

Up, Up and Away, 4:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 15-16 – It’s a first look upward at aeronautics for ages 5 to 7 and 8 to 11.

Teen Discovery Camp: Aeronautics, 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 17 – Ages 12 to 18 blast into space, theoretically, for a look inside the aeronautic industry.

Bubble Science, 4:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 22-23 – Children will get an introduction to chemistry through interactive activities.

Teen Discovery Camp: Chemistry, 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 24 – For ages 12 to 18, a look at some basics of chemistry through various experiments.

BioExplorers, 4:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, July 29-30 – A look at biology with age-appropriate activities for groups ages 5 to 7 and 8 to 11.

Teen Discovery Camp: Biology, 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 31 – For ages 12 to 18, an introduction to biology to expand career and educational experiences.

Registration is required separately for each of the camps.