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Summer Science Camp

Join us at UNO’s Glacier Creek Preserve in Bennington for a week of STEM-tastic fun & education!

Campers will investigate their world while flying drones, expand their knowledge with engineering challenges, learn about Nebraska wildlife & ecosystems, and more. The camp will include a one-day field trip to the UNO campus. Recreational activities will also be a part of the week, including art, archery, rope courses, and more. Lunch is provided.

Who: For youth that have completed 4th – 8th grades
Camp Schedule: 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
• Camp 1: July 10-14
• Camp 2: July 24-28

There is a FREE bus from the following locations: Maple Street YMCA and the North Boys & Girls Club. Bus stop times are to be determined. Pick up will begin at 8:00 am and drop off by 3:30 pm.
Camp TechNaturally is provided FREE for all youth. Our goal is to inspire the next generation of problem solvers,

Overview

There will be a total of 5 weeklong camps offered during the month of July at 2 destination locations

Eastern Nebraska 4-H Center (Gretna)

– Targets South Omaha Youth
1. Tuesday, July 5-Friday, July 9
2. Monday, July 17 – Friday, July 21
3. Monday, July 31 – Friday, August 4 (Specifically targeting Burmese and Karen Immigrant youth)
*Since we had such a great turn-out last year with the immigrant youth, we felt that we could fill a camp with these youth*

Glacier Creek Preserve (UNO)

– Target North Omaha Youth
1. Monday, July 10 – Friday, July 14
2. Monday, July 24 – Friday, July 28
*On Wednesday at each camp, a UNO professor, and his team will come out to Glacier Creek to conduct a drone/remote sensing activity with natural applications.
*One day each of these camp weeks, youth will visit UNO’s campus for STEM exploration (i.e. visit the CMANTIC Robotics Lab, planetarium, etc.)

Click here to download the registration forms

The Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands is a leader in youth development on the local and national level. We are transforming our community by providing youth with impactful, fun and educational opportunities in a safe environment. These opportunities are led by professional, positive role models who make a lifelong impact in the lives of those we serve.