Graphic poster with blocks of text and three individuals in sapphire, ruby, and emerald outfits
DIY: Zine-Making for Young Designers
COST: FREE AGES: 11–13 TIMES: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. EST How are stories told in a digital world? Discover the power of self-expression through zines—a self-published work made up of collage, text, and/or images. Through a range of free mobile editing platforms, including PicsArt Image Editor, Adobe Capture and Adobe Draw, campers will build foundational knowledge...
Print with dense green tropical foliage and flowers
Tropical Ecosystems: A Young Scientist’s Field Guide to Panama
COST: FREE AGES: 9–11 TIMES: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. EST Is your child curious about the natural world? From tropical forests to marine ecosystems and biodiversity, take a virtual trip across Panama to explore, discover, and investigate what makes the tropics so important. Along the way, campers will make virtual stops at field stations and research...
Grid of six colorful images with the text The 31st Annual West Coast Show 1996 in the center
On the Road: Design Across America
COST: FREE AGES: 9–11 TIMES: 1:00–3:00 p.m. EST Take a summer “road trip” through history! Come along on a journey that explores America’s past, present, and future. Through adventures and misadventures, campers will navigate a series of design challenges inspired by the people, places, and events that have shaped our nation. From games to currency,...
Illustration of space ships on a light gray background
Mission to Mars
COST: FREE AGES: 7-9 TIMES: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. EST Ready, set, blast off! From Mariner’s first pictures of Mars in 1964 to Perseverance’s anticipated landing in March 2021, humans have been on a mission to learn more about the red planet. In this week-long mission to Mars, campers will tackle design challenges that put their...
Artist builds a wooden kayak
Indigenous Innovations
COST: FREE AGES: 7-9 TIMES: 1:00–3:00 p.m. EST Get ready to make a splash as we take this one-week session to the open water! Did you know that the kayak is a Native design invented at least 4,000 years ago? Native people of the Americas have impacted the world through countless scientific discoveries and innovations—including...