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The Bakken Museum

The Bakken Museum inspires a passion for innovation by exploring the potential for science, technology, and the humanities to make the world a better place. Located on the West shore of Bde Maka Ska in Minneapolis, the museum features interactive exhibits for all ages and exceptional STEM education programs. Make movies in the Spark exhibit, meet the mother of science fiction in Mary & Her Monster, and test out some of Ben Franklin's favorite experiments in the Electricity Party Room. Free parking available. For more information, visit thebakken.org.
3537 Zenieth Avenue South
Minneapolis , MN , 55416
Phone: 612-926-3878
44° 56' 18.402" N, 93° 19' 16.7808" W

Animal Humane Society

As one of the nation's leading animal welfare organizations, AHS is transforming the way shelters care for animals and engage their communities. From innovative medical and behavior programs to investments in outreach and advocacy, we’re advancing animal welfare and creating a more humane world for animals everywhere. We also offer an abundance of camps and classes for animal-loving kids throughout the entire year! Each camp features animal-related educational activities, including games, crafts, animal interactions, and more! We create a unique experience for all kids so they can return to our programs year after year.
845 Meadow Ln N
Golden Valley , MN , 55422
Phone: 952-435-7738
45° 0' 53.1504" N, 93° 20' 22.74" W

Brooklyn Robot Foundry

Brooklyn Robot Foundry offers super fun and interactive robot-building classes for kids 2-14 years old! The Foundry’s signature approach allows students to learn engineering through hands-on building and creativity wherever they are. Classes are led by amazing instructors who bring all of the robot awesomeness directly to schools, community centers, or wherever there's room to build! Students have a blast building a different whimsical robot each class and bringing it home afterward for more fun. After-school classes, in-school enrichment, parties, school holidays, and summer programs are available. Don't have a Foundry near you? Consider opening your own Brooklyn Robot Foundry franchise and bringing the robot magic to your community!
98 4th Street, Suite 106
Brooklyn , NY , 11231
Phone: 347-762-6840
40° 40' 34.8528" N, 73° 59' 34.0152" W

Camp Invention - Twin Cities

Imaginations will soar this summer in the all-new Camp Invention® program, Elevate! Campers in grades K-6 will spark their creativity and build collaboration skills while controlling their very own flight simulation robot, protecting Earth’s ecosystems, designing the ultimate sports complex and learning the value of their ideas! Local educators will lead fun, hands-on STEM activities inspiring children to ask questions, overcome obstacles and be confident in their innovative ideas. Visit invent.org/camp or call 800-968-4332 to register. Use promo code LOCAL25 to save $25 (expires 3/31) or LOCAL15 to save $15 (expires 5/12).
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Phone: 800.968.4332
37° 16' 46.1964" N, 93° 31' 11.046" W

Camp Invention: National

Energize your kid’s creativity and confidence with our new Camp Invention® program, Recharge! Campers in grades K-6 will collaborate with friends in hands-on, open-ended STEM challenges. They’ll take apart a microphone to explore its inner workings, build and test a device to launch rubber ducks, and design morphing vehicles for the Super Road Rally! Each activity is designed to inspire curiosity, spark imaginations and give your young innovator the best summer ever. This year, our local camps are being offered in person and at home so your child can experience the fun of Camp Invention no matter where they are! Visit invent.org/local to secure your spot and save!
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. , NY , .
Phone: 800.968.4332
39° 57' 40.2336" N, 82° 59' 55.6584" W

Girl Scouts River Valleys

With Girl Scouts, kids can thrive—making new friends, learning new skills, and experiencing new things as they grow into their strongest, kindest, and most authentic selves. Join the Girl Scout community today! Grades K-12 are invited to join at gsrv.gs/join. Want make a difference in your community? Be a role model! Support local Girl Scouts as a volunteer.
400 Robert Street South
Saint Paul , MN , 55107
Phone: 800-845-0787
44° 56' 4.236" N, 93° 4' 50.232" W

iD Tech

iD Tech is the world’s #1 summer STEM program for ages 7-17, held at 150+ prestigious locations nationwide. With world-class instructors and innovative courses in coding, game development, robotics, and design, iD Tech programs instill in-demand skills that embolden students to shape the future.
Held at 150+ Locations Nationwide
. , TX , .
Phone: 1-888-709-TECH
41° 41' 48.3108" N, 72° 43' 15.1392" W

Lake Area Discovery Center

Lake Area Discovery Center is a Christian-based Early Childhood Education Program for children ages 6 weeks to 5 years of age with 18 metro locations. The program has been NAEYC Accredited and 4 Star Parent Aware since 2009.
3770 Bellaire Ave
White Bear Lake , MN , 55110
Phone: 651.762.7884
45° 4' 52.5576" N, 93° 0' 41.256" W