2017 Summer Camp Registration is now open!
Don't miss our nationally recognized STEM summer camps just for girls entering 4th-8th grades in 2017-2018. All Girlstart camps include a balance of hands-on STEM activities, relevant technology, collaborative team building, and informal camp fun!
Summer 2017 Dates & Descriptions
Girlstart Galaxy (4th-5th & 6th-8th)
June 5-9 & June 12-16
Blast off into the Milky Way! Discover what it takes to launch a satellite, live on the International Space Station, land on the moon, and more. Girls will explore food hydration, generating water, and how to call Earth in this out-of-this-world camp.
June 19-23 & June 26-30 (download waitlist form)
Help Percy, Annabeth, and Grover adventure through the mythological world! Girls will explore the attributes and adaptations that make mythical creatures unique, engineer a boat to cross the River of Hades, discover the stories behind the stars in our Mini Planetarium, and more. All mortals and demigods welcome!
Game On! (6th-8th)
June 19-23 & June 26-30
Strike, 3-pointer, goal, ace! Whatever your favorite game, campers will explore the science behind sports. Join the Girlstart all-stars to discover how the body heals from rehabilitation, calculate the winning statistics, construct a stylish performance-enhancing uniform, and more!
Secrets of Super Girl (4th-5th)
July 10-14, July 17-21, & July 24-28
It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s Girlstart Super Girl! Engineer your own version of the batmobile, design armor as strong as Iron Man's, create an LED symbol of strength, construct a protection tool, and more. Learn the secrets behind a superhero’s powers and discover your inner superhero strength.
July 10-14, July 17-21, & July 24-28 (download waitlist form)
Survive the jungle life in this adventurous camp! Girls will channel their inner Jane as they engineer a sturdy treehouse, design a pendulum to navigate between the trees, discover the importance of adapting to the environment, and more. From gorillas to cheetahs, Girlstart’s campers have the courage, resilience, and strength to take on the African jungle.
Girlstart Summer Camps are week-long STEM programs for girls entering the 4th-8th grades in 2017-2018. Regular and Junior camps run simultaneously during the summer and are held in separate activity spaces.These programs achieve consistent positive outcomes by combining formal and informal educational strategies with challenging and relevant STEM curriculum. Girlstart Summer Camps provide individualized experiences that develop a strong conceptual understanding of STEM subjects and increase participants’ interest in STEM activities and careers.