Be Wise Camp: Be Wise Day Camp
Ages served: 9-11
Dates/times: 7/9-7/11; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Be Wise Camp is designed to develop interest, excitement and self-confidence in STEM among girls entering grades 5-6. The camp is designed to provide real-life, hands-on experiences with problem-solving and thinking skills as the primary focus.
Cost: $165
Camp location: Liberty Middle School, 1055 Evans Blvd., Newark
For more information: Becky Bringardner, bewisecamp@outlook.com, 614-327-6224, bewisecamp.org

The Center for Architecture and Design: Camp Architecture and High School Design Studio
Ages served: 8-19
Dates/times: 6/3-6/21; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Camp Architecture and High School Design Studio are for students in grades 3-12 and introduce youth to architecture and the associated fields of interior design, structural engineering, landscape design, and city and regional planning.
Cost: Camp Architecture, $335 per weeklong session; High School Design Studio, $560 for one two-week session
Camp location: Ohio State University Knowlton School of Architecture, 275 W. Woodruff Ave., Columbus
For more information: Sarah Bacha, sarah-bacha@columbuscfad.org, 614-469-1973, columbuscfad.org/camp-architecture

Classroom Antics: Summer Tech Camps
Ages served: 7-13
Dates/times: 6/10-8/2; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Campers can choose Lego robotics, Minecraft coding, game design, stop-motion and video production, or programming for a weeklong experience.
Cost: $209 to $249. Use code CP10 to receive $10 off each camp before April 30.
Camp location: Multiple sites, including Grove City, Hilliard, New Albany, Pickerington, Powell, Westerville and Worthington
For more information: Natalie Baker, hello@classroomantics.com, 800-595-3776, classroomantics.com

COSI: 3D Modeling & Printing with Tech Studio
Ages served: rising grades 6-8
Dates/times: 8/5-8/9; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Transform your creativity from a computer screen to the real world through 3D modeling and printing. Campers will learn to design 3D models in Autodesk design software and print one of their models using Tech Studio's variety of 3D printers.
Cost: $405 nonmember, $375 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Astronaut Adventures
Ages served: rising grades 2-3
Dates/times: 7/22-7/26; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Astronaut Adventures camp will take students on an out-of-this-world trip beyond Earth's atmosphere to explore our solar system and beyond.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Build It!
Ages served: rising grades K-1
Dates/times: 6/24-6/28; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Design, build, test and redesign in this hands-on camp. Explore simple machines and force and motion to see how they power the world around us, then become engineers to test the designs.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Chemistry
Ages served: rising grades 4-5
Dates/times: 6/24-6/28; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Bring the scientific method to life in this chemistry camp for all, as we explore the chemical and physical changes that surround us. How can something be not a gas, not quite a liquid, but not really a solid?
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Dare to Design
Ages served: rising grades 2-3
Dates/times: 6/17-6/21; full day (6+ hours)
Description: In COSI's Dare to Design camp, explore the engineering that makes the world a better place to live.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Design, Construct, Discover
Ages served: rising grades 4-5
Dates/times: 7/29-8/2; full day (6+ hours)
Description: What does it take to build a skyscraper? A roller coaster? Wire a house? Learn what different engineers do to design the world around us then see if you have what it takes to join them.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Diggin' Dinos
Ages served: rising grades K-1
Dates/times: 7/8-7/12, 7/29-8/2; full day (6+ hours)
Description: In this larger-than-life week of camp, dig deep into the world of dinosaurs to explore how these amazing creatures moved, ate, lived and died. Together, we'll analyze fossils and dig for artifacts.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Digital Design with Tech Studio
Ages served: rising grades 6-8
Dates/times: 7/29-8/2; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Learn to create digital art with Adobe's Photoshop and Illustrator. Campers will explore photo compositing and vector art while discovering how digital creations can be turned into physical products through the use of a laser cutter.
Cost: $405 nonmember, $375 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Dinosaur Adventures
Ages served: rising grades 2-3
Dates/times: 8/5-8/9; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Sixty-five million years ago, giants walked the Earth. Dig into the science of these prehistoric creatures to explore the world they lived in, how they survived and the evidence they left behind.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Electronics Prototyping with Tech Studio
Ages served: rising grades 6-8
Dates/times: 6/24-6/28; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Plug into the world of electronics and learn how the components in everyday devices are wired and programmed. Campers will build a foundation in circuitry and JavaScript coding with Micro:bit and will apply their new skills.
Cost: $405 nonmember, $375 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: High School Tech Week
Ages served: grades 9-12
Dates/times: 6/10-6/14; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Campers may attend one or more days or the full week of camp. Daily topics are: 3D Animation, Electronics Prototyping, Music Programming, Video Production and Digital Design.
Cost: $430 nonmember, $400 member for the full week; $100 nonmember, $90 member per day
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Jr. Naturalist
Ages served: rising grades K-1
Dates/times: 7/22-7/26; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Step into the great outdoors with this introduction to the natural world. We'll get our hands dirty, meet the living animal collection and explore habitats.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Lego Robotics with Tech Studio
Ages served: rising grades 6-8
Dates/times: 7/8-7/12; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Campers will work in teams to program EV3 robots to complete challenges. Installing and using robotic sensors, campers will lead their Lego EV3 robots to accomplish a variety of challenges.
Cost: $405 nonmember, $375 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Messy Science
Ages served: rising K-1
Dates/times: 6/17-6/21, 8/5-8/9; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Prepare to get gooey with COSI's famous Messy Science. Experiment with top-secret formulas for flubber, oobleck, slime and other chemical concoctions. Along the way, we'll investigate chemical and physical changes.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Music Production with Tech Studio
Ages served: rising grades 6-8
Dates/times: 7/15-7/19; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Tech Studio's music production camp will focus on foundational music theory lessons and apply these lessons to Apple's Logic Pro X software. Campers will learn and experiment to compose their own song.
Cost: $405 nonmember, $375 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Robotics
Ages served: rising grades 2-3
Dates/times: 6/10-6/14, 6/24-6/28, 7/15-7/19; full day (6+ hours)
Description: What is a robot? How does it work? Campers will explore energy, circuitry and the “language” robots speak: programming.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Robotics
Ages served: rising grades 4-5
Dates/times: 6/17-6/21, 7/22-7/26; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Become a part of an engineering team using a Lego Mindstorms EV3 robot—a sophisticated, state-of-the-art handheld robot waiting for input. Working in pairs, we will put a robot to the test to complete an array of challenges.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Rockets & Rovers
Ages served: rising grades 4-5
Dates/times: 6/10-6/14; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Take a new look at space in this camp. How do humans explore space? To find out, we'll examine how we learn about the universe beyond our home planet and more.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Silly Science
Ages served: rising grades 2-3
Dates/times: 7/8-7/12, 7/29-8/2; full day (6+ hours)
Description: In this behind-the-scenes camp, we'll explore some of COSI's classics like you've never seen them before. Get an inside look at our top-secret slime recipe, see how we make things fizz and pop, and see the effects of liquid nitrogen.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 6142282674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Space
Ages served: rising grades K-1
Dates/times: 6/10-6/14, 7/15-7/19; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Ever wonder what's out there? Explore our solar system, engineer rockets and learn about life in space. Plus, get an exclusive showing inside COSI's planetarium.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Superhero Science
Ages served: rising grades 2-3
Dates/times: 6/24-6/28, 7/22-7/26; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Use science to bring “impossible” superpowers to life. Learn to levitate, create weather and even fly.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Video Games
Ages served: rising grades 4-5
Dates/times: 7/8-7/12, 8/5-8/9; full day (6+ hours)
Description: COSI's cutting-edge Video Games camp explores basic programming concepts with Scratch software, which participants use to develop and create a shareable game.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Video Games with Tech Studio
Ages served: rising grades 6-8
Dates/times: 6/17-6/21; full day (6+ hours)
Description: In Tech Studio's Video Games camp, we'll explore game mechanics, character design, animation and advanced programming concepts with MIT's Scratch.
Cost: $405 nonmember, $375 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

COSI: Wizard School
Ages served: rising grades 4-5
Dates/times: 7/15-7/19; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Potions, levitation and magical creatures may sound like fiction, but in this hands-on week of experiments and fantastic phenomena, we'll dig into the science behind the spells.
Cost: $330 nonmember, $300 member
Camp location: COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus
For more information: call_center@cosi.org, 614-228-2674, cosi.org/kids/camp-cosi-summer-camps

Game-U: Summer Camps
Ages served: 6-18
Dates/times: 6/3-8/2; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: A variety of three-hour, five-day camps are offered. Each will teach a different tech element, including game design, eSports, Twitch, virtual reality, 3D art and design, 2D illustration and app development.
Cost: $200 to $250
Camp location: Game-U, 7533 Sawmill Road, Dublin, and 3570 Fishinger Blvd., Hilliard
For more information: 614-659-7203 (Dublin), 614-808-3434 (Hilliard), game-u.com

iD Tech: iD Tech
Ages served: 7-19
Dates/times: 6/3-7/19; full day (6+ hours)
Description: iD Tech offers summer programs at 150 campuses across the country. Students build in-demand skills for futures in coding, game development, robotics and design. More than 400,000 students have gone through our programs since 1999.
Cost: Starts at $849, varies by location and program
Camp location: Ohio State University, 190 N. Oval Mall, Columbus
For more information: 888-709-8324, idtech.com

Math Plus Academy: Math & Tech Camps
Ages served: 5-17
Dates/times: 6/3-8/2; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Keep your child mentally stimulated this summer with math and tech camps taught by certified teachers. Camps limited to 10 students. Morning and afternoon sessions are available.
Cost: $197 per session
Camp location: Math Plus Academy of Powell, 9681 Sawmill Road, Powell, plus sites in Hilliard and New Albany
For more information: Raj Shah, raj@mathplusacademy.com, 614-792-6284, summercamps.mathplusacademy.com

National Inventors Hall of Fame: Camp Invention
Ages served: rising grades K-6
Dates/times: 6/3-6/7, 6/10-6/14; full day (6+ hours)
Description: In the all-new Camp Invention program, Supercharged, children transform their wild imaginations into epic creations. Campers will use creative problem solving during hands-on STEM activities.
Cost: Camps start at $230. Use promo code INNOVATE25L to save $25 (expires March 22) or PLAY15LISTING to save $15 (expires May 10).
Camp location: Edison Intermediate and Larry Larson Middle School, 1240 Oakland Ave., Columbus; Windermere Elementary School, 4101 Windermere Road, Columbus
For more information: 800-968-4332, invent.org/programs/camp-invention

The PAST Foundation: Air Traffic Control
Ages served: 10-14
Dates/times: 7/29-8/2; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Students in Air Traffic Control camp will use the Lego EV3 robot to simulate an airport as they program the most efficient pattern to control all aircraft while keeping everyone safe and on time.
Cost: $300
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/air-traffic-control

The PAST Foundation: Arduino Robotics
Ages served: 10-14
Dates/times: 7/8-7/12, 7/22-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Learn the design process, soldering, electronics and programming while building a robot. Then use the knowledge to build and program a robot to solve a real problem.
Cost: $250
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/arduino-robotics-2019

The PAST Foundation: Arduino Robotics: Internet of Things
Ages served: 10-14
Dates/times: 7/29-8/2; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Learn and apply the design process to basic electronics and programming while building an IoT (Internet of Things) enabled device. Participants will design, build and program an Arduino-based IoT device to solve a real problem.
Cost: $300
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/arduino-robotics-internet-of-things

The PAST Foundation: Art & STEM
Ages served: 11-14
Dates/times: 6/24-6/28; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Students will get to design, create and learn about murals, including history and techniques, and execute a plan for a lasting piece of artwork with a local artist.
Cost: $300
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/art-stem-2019

The PAST Foundation: The Big Game Theory
Ages served: 10-14
Dates/times: 7/22-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Are you interested in finding out what happens if zombies enter your neighborhood? What are the chances of survival? Using NetLogo agent-based software, campers will design their own virtual computer world and run what-if simulations.
Cost: $225
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/the-big-game-theory

The PAST Foundation: CAD & 3D Printing
Ages served: 10-14
Dates/times: 7/8-7/12, 7/22-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Combine the design process and Computer Aided Design (CAD) with 3D printing to develop unique solutions to real-life challenges. Participants will learn to use SolidWorks CAD software and 3D printers as they design their product or creation.
Cost: $250
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/cad-and-3d-printing-2019

The PAST Foundation: Digital Photography
Ages served: 11-14
Dates/times: 6/10-6/14, 7/15-7/19; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Learn all about photography alongside educators from UA Creative Studio. Throughout this introductory photography course, students will learn the foundations of photography, composition, color theory, photo editing, printing and presentation.
Cost: $275
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/digital-photography-summer-2019

The PAST Foundation: Elementary Coding
Ages served: 8-11
Dates/times: 6/17-6/21, 7/8-7/12; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: From chasing games, mazes and animated stories, use creativity while learning coding concepts. Design and build a game using a web-based application specialized for coding. This weeklong program culminates with a demonstration of the games.
Cost: $200
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/coding-summer-2019

The PAST Foundation: Elementary Minecraft Mathematics
Ages served: 8-11
Dates/times: 6/17-6/21, 7/8-7/12; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Students will participate in a variety of tasks designed to foster their understanding of proportional and algebraic reasoning, scale and coordinate plane geometry while using the popular game Minecraft.
Cost: $200
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/elem-minecraft-math-summer-2019

The PAST Foundation: First Lego League
Ages served: 10-14
Dates/times: 7/22-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Alongside student mentors, teams will build and program an autonomous Lego EV3 robot to complete a series of tasks ranging from simple movement to complex items involving logic and sensors. The week will conclude with a robot showcase.
Cost: $250
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/first-lego-league-2019

The PAST Foundation: First Lego League Junior
Ages served: 8-11
Dates/times: 7/15-7/19; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Are you interested in space and the moon? Do you know what you need to live on the moon? What will you eat and drink? During this weeklong program, students will design and build a Moon Base.
Cost: $250
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/fll-junior-2019

The PAST Foundation: Middle School Minecraft Mathematics
Ages served: 10-14
Dates/times: 6/10-6/14, 7/15-7/19; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Mine and craft your mathematics skills with one of today's most popular video and computer games, Minecraft. Students will participate in a variety of tasks designed to foster their understanding of mathematics.
Cost: $200
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/ms-minecraft-math-summer-2019

The PAST Foundation: Principles of Flight
Ages served: 10-14
Dates/times: 7/29-8/2; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: In the Principles of Flight camp, students will be challenged to design, build and test the most efficient aircraft wings and propellers.
Cost: $300
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/principles-of-flight

The PAST Foundation: SMART Maker Cities
Ages served: 8-11
Dates/times: 7/15-7/19; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Students will design and model a futuristic city. This maker camp will challenge students to come up with innovative and sustainable ways to create a city.
Cost: $225
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/smart-maker-cities

The PAST Foundation: Table Top Gaming
Ages served: 10-14
Dates/times: 7/29-8/2; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Explore and play a variety of board games, learn about different game mechanics and design games. Through this experience, students will understand how math can help make board games not only fun, but fair.
Cost: $225
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/table-top-gaming

The PAST Foundation: Techno Fashion with CAD & 3D Printing
Ages served: 11-15
Dates/times: 7/15-7/19; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Techno Fashion gives campers the chance to create wearable technology using Arduino-based devices combined with Computer Aided Design (CAD) and 3D printing.
Cost: $325
Camp location: PAST Innovation Lab, 1003 Kinnear Road, Columbus
For more information: Ashley Price, programs@pastfoundation.org, 614-340-1208, ext. 1208, pastfoundation.org/events/techno-fashion-cad-3d-print-2019

Robot Academy: Jr. Lego BattleBot Building/Programming Camp
Ages served: 4-8
Dates/times: 6/10-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Focus on building and programming with Lego robots, culminating in a BattleBot championship. Each student wins a trophy that recognizes specific accomplishments. Our goal is to help kids learn that they are capable of working with STEM.
Cost: $249 for five-day, half-day camp, $125 for two-day camp; use discount code CP15 for 15 percent off
Camp location: Gahanna, Dublin and Westerville
For more information: Gail Vawter, gail@robot-academy.com, 614-893-8106, robot-academy.com

Robot Academy: Jr. Lego BattleBot Engineering, Invention and 3D Printing MegaCamp
Ages served: 4-8
Dates/times: 6/10-7/26; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Kids build BattleBots that fight to the death and SuperBots that solve real-world challenges with the latest technology. Campers in this five-day program use creative problem solving to invent contraptions using 3D modeling/printing and compete in a mock Shark Tank.
Cost: $495; use discount code CP15 for 15 percent off
Camp location: Dublin, Gahanna, Marysville and Westerville
For more information: Gail Vawter, gail@robot-academy.com, 614-893-8106, robot-academy.com

Robot Academy: Jr. Lego Robotics InventionLAB and 3D Printing Camp
Ages served: 4-8
Dates/times: 6/10-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Students learn to bring their ideas to life. We teach rapid prototyping, a technique that involves quickly building prototypes of invention ideas using cardboard, Legos or 3D printers. Students pitch their invention in a mock Shark Tank.
Cost: $249 for five-day, half-day camp, $125 for two-day camp; use discount code CP15 for 15 percent off
Camp location: Dublin, Gahanna and Westerville
For more information: Gail Vawter, gail@robot-academy.com, 614-893-8106, robot-academy.com

Robot Academy: Sr. Lego BattleBot Building/Programming Camp
Ages served: 9-16
Dates/times: 6/10-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: This camp gives students the maximum opportunity to create epic battle robots with help from world-champion instructors. Tips and secret strategies are revealed to ensure programming and building success.
Cost: $249 for five-day, half-day camp, $125 for two-day camp; use discount code CP15 for 15 percent off
Camp location: Dublin, Gahanna, Marysville and Westerville
For more information: Gail Vawter, gail@robot-academy.com, 614-893-8106, robot-academy.com

Robot Academy: Sr. Lego BattleBot Engineering, Invention and 3D Printing MegaCamp
Ages served: 9-16
Dates/times: 6/10-7/26; full day (6+ hours)
Description: Kids design, build and program working Lego robots (using Lego Mindstorms EV3 and NXT) and learn 3D printing in this five-day program. Campers win trophies and ribbons by solving engineering challenges.
Cost: $495; use discount code CP15 for 15 percent off
Camp location: Dublin, Gahanna, Marysville and Westerville
For more information: Gail Vawter, gail@robot-academy.com, 614-893-8106, robot-academy.com

Robot Academy: Sr. Lego Robotics InventionLAB and 3D Printing Camp
Ages served: 9-16
Dates/times: 6/10-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Students learn to bring their ideas to life at this five-day camp. We teach rapid prototyping, a technique that involves quickly building prototypes of invention ideas using cardboard, Legos or 3D printers. Students pitch their invention in a mock Shark Tank.
Cost: $249; use discount code CP15 for 15 percent off
Camp location: Dublin, Gahanna and Westerville
For more information: Gail Vawter, gail@robot-academy.com, 614-893-8106, robot-academy.com

STEM-U: STEM Camps
Ages served: 5-14
Dates/times: 5/28-8/9; full day (6+ hours) and half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Build, compete, code, animate, design and construct. Programs include STEM Challenges, Engineering 101 and 201, Coding (including Little Coders), Robotics, 3D Printing, Drone Missions, Battlebots, Board Game Design, Stop-motion Animation, App Development, Arduino Programming and Math Bootcamps.
Cost: $140 to $350
Camp location: STEM-U, 7227 N. High St., Worthington
For more information: admin@stem-u.com, 614-407-4666, stem-u.com

Sylvan Learning: STEM Camps
Ages served: 6-13
Dates/times: 6/10-8/2; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Sylvan offers a weeklong Robotics Camp as well as a STEM camp combo. In Robotics Camp, children will build robots out of Lego pieces and then animate them. In the combo camp, students will get experience in the areas of robotics, coding and engineering.
Cost: $225
Camp location: Sylvan Learning, 225 Green Meadows Drive S., Lewis Center
For more information: Abby Nussbaum, lewiscenter.oh@sylvanlearning.com, 614-505-7431, sylvanlearning.com

The Works: Astronaut Academy
Ages served: 9-11
Dates/times: 7/15-7/19; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Explore the solar system in this action-packed camp that includes building a spacecraft, learning how astronauts walk in space and growing your own space food.
Cost: $175 nonmember, $150 member
Camp location: The Works, 55 S. First St., Newark
For more information: 740-670-8052, attheworks.org

The Works: Jr. Robotics
Ages served: 6-8
Dates/times: 7/8-7/12, 7/22-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Campers receive an introduction to robotics and test basic programming and building skills. The theme is "Mission Moon!"
Cost: $175 nonmember, $150 member
Camp location: The Works, 55 S. First St., Newark
For more information: 740-670-8052, attheworks.org

The Works: Robotics Camp
Ages served: 9-11
Dates/times: 7/8-7/12, 7/22-7/26; half day (2-5 hours)
Description: Campers receive an introduction to robotics and test basic programming and building skills.
Cost: $175 nonmember, $150 member
Camp location: The Works, 55 S. First St., Newark
For more information: 740-670-8052, attheworks.org