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Camp Invention Offers Safety, Flexibility and Fun in 2021 Program

Now more than ever, kids need fun, open-ended experiences that can help them build their problem-solving power and make their own creative mark on the world. That’s exactly what Camp Invention® delivers.

2021 Camp Invention Curriculum Recharges Summer STEM Fun Through Microphone Exploration and Robot Crickets

In the newly announced 2021 program, Recharge, campers will design a morphing road rally vehicle, reverse engineer a wireless microphone, build a rubber duck launching device and construct their own solar-powered cricket!

Camp Invention Inspires Children to Overcome Obstacles

For 30 years, Camp Invention® has been guiding children to be confident and persistent, and to use creative problem solving to overcome obstacles. In the unprecedented times we’re all experiencing, these lessons are even more valuable.

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Local Camp Invention Program Now Available in Action-Packed, At-Home Format

Camp Invention at home reaches far beyond what families have come to expect from “virtual” learning — balancing active, independent hands-on exploration with opportunities for socialization from home.

Enriching Education: Camp Invention Connect

Summer learning has no boundaries, as Camp Invention Connect™ offers children the opportunity to attend weekly national editions of its acclaimed STEM enrichment camp.

Avondale Elementary Offers Summer Camp for Kids to Recharge at Home

Avondale Elementary School will host a summer camp that children can experience from the comfort of home, according to a press release.

Enriching Education: STEM Kits from Camp Invention

Motherhood Moment blogger reports back on her sixth- and eighth-grade children's experience with our new STEM kits.

"The kits have literally everything needed - they even come with "basic" materials like scissors and tape, so there's very little prep work for the parents."

Camp Invention Alumna Spends Co-op at LaGuardia Airport

Growing up, Mairead Thomas was always a hands-on learner who excelled in math and science. When her mother enrolled her in a program called Camp Invention, it piqued her early interest in engineering.

Thompson Teaches Camp Invention Connect Nationally

Mary Thompson, a gifted teacher at Ruth Hill Elementary School, expanded her educational base this summer by teaching students across the nation as a National Inventors Hall of Fame Camp Invention Connect national teacher.

Virtual Camp Invention sparks creativity

Shelley Smith’s third and fourth grade students logged in to their final Google Meet meeting of Camp Invention. Their robots were nearby. When Smith gave the signal, the students turned on their robots so they played music, flashed lights, and spun around.

Students take on STEM challenges at Camp Invention in Carson City

Robots, sports complexes and water purification systems came to life in the hands of creative campers this week at Bethlehem Lutheran School’s Camp Invention, a nonprofit summer enrichment program for youth.

Camp Invention Adjusts to Offer Lessons at Home

This program is for any student and any student can learn from it.