Melrose Camps

Melrose Camps Courses

With courses ranging from Digital Arts to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math), the Melrose Camps give students a chance to explore and learn in a fun and exciting environment with hands-on activities in the Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center. To register, please call us at 407.835.7323 or visit any of our locations in person.

Summer Program: June 3 to August 5, 2017

  • April 1 - Registration opens for Melrose Camps, TechKrew and WhizKids classes taking place in June
  • May 1 – Registration opens for Melrose Camps, TechKrew and WhizKids classes taking place in July & August

 

Upcoming Events

Saturday
April
8
2:00​pm
Event Categories: Maker/DIY
Build a remote-controlled submersible using simple electronics, pvc piping and connectors. Learn a brief history of submersibles, the science behind buoyancy and how ballast effects underwater vehicles in this 3-day camp. Test your submersible controls and ballast in an aquatic environment. The camp runs from 2:00pm to 3:30pm on three consecutive Saturdays: April 8, April 15, and April 22. Age requirements: 11-17 Capacity: 4 Materials Fee: None Out of District Fee: $30 Day 1: Building the frame for a submersible Day 2: Wiring the electronic controls Day 3: Testing ballast and buoyancy #tic101 #techkrew #tween #melrosecamps #fabtic
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Saturday
April
15
2:00​pm
Event Categories: Maker/DIY
Build a remote-controlled submersible using simple electronics, pvc piping and connectors. Learn a brief history of submersibles, the science behind buoyancy and how ballast effects underwater vehicles in this 3-day camp. Test your submersible controls and ballast in an aquatic environment. The camp runs from 2:00pm to 3:30pm on three consecutive Saturdays: April 8, April 15, and April 22. Age requirements: 11-17 Capacity: 4 Materials Fee: None Out of District Fee: $30 Day 1: Building the frame for a submersible Day 2: Wiring the electronic controls Day 3: Testing ballast and buoyancy #tic101 #techkrew #tween #melrosecamps #fabtic
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Saturday
April
22
2:00​pm
Event Categories: Maker/DIY
Build a remote-controlled submersible using simple electronics, pvc piping and connectors. Learn a brief history of submersibles, the science behind buoyancy and how ballast effects underwater vehicles in this 3-day camp. Test your submersible controls and ballast in an aquatic environment. The camp runs from 2:00pm to 3:30pm on three consecutive Saturdays: April 8, April 15, and April 22. Age requirements: 11-17 Capacity: 4 Materials Fee: None Out of District Fee: $30 Day 1: Building the frame for a submersible Day 2: Wiring the electronic controls Day 3: Testing ballast and buoyancy #tic101 #techkrew #tween #melrosecamps #fabtic
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Registration is required. Library account must be at zero balance in order to attend a class or camp. Non-Library cardholders may attend by paying a $10 non-refundable class registration fee and any applicable materials fee for each class or each camp day at the time of registration. Materials fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable to another class, camp or person under any circumstances. Cancellation must be made by 11:59 p.m. the day before the start of the class or camp to avoid a late cancellation fee. You must attend the first day of camp in order to participate in the rest of the camp. Failure to attend the first day of camp will result in a $15 no show fee. After attending the first day of camp, a $5 fee will be assessed each day absent during the camp. For more information, please read the Class and Camp Registration and Cancellation guidelines.

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