Summer Camp 2014
Summer Camp at the Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology encourages creative activities to learn about other people, places and time periods throughout the world. Using hands-on activities, like drama, science, music, cooking, and art, children will travel the world, learning about people and cultures. For Children Ages 5-11.
Kids can build a take-home model of Stonehenge.
Hogwarts Potions Academy makes chemistry magical.
Summer Camp Registration for Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology begins Tuesday, April 1, 2014!
Come in person or mail in your applications. Brand new themes for a half day schedule. Designed for ages 5-11.
Fun begins June 30, 2014
Price Per Session: Monday-Thursdays Half Day (a.m. ) $75 - Week 1 Price is per day $25 or $80 for whole week
2014 Camp Schedule
Week I June 30-July 3 Explore Fantasy Worlds— Four camps in one week
Pick and choose or sign up for all four! $25 per camp day or $80 for the week
Mon-Harry Potter/ Tues-Dr. Who/ Wed-Sherlock Holmes/Thurs-Pirates of Caribbean
Find out the answers to these questions and more: What’s your patronus?
What do time lords know about aliens? Who dunnit? Did pirates really walk the plank?
Week II July 7– July 10 Shipwreck Archaeology
The museum’s exhibit tells the story of navigation and the shipwreck of the Frolic in 1850.
How do archaeologists explore underwater? Find out about famous shipwrecks.
Week III July 14-17 Cosmic Volcanoes
Volcanoes are essential to life on Earth. Could they be the key to finding life beyond Earth?
Discover the most active volcano in our solar system. Can volcanoes be icy cold?
Week IV July 21-24 Jungle Safari
Explore the jungle ecosystems in Africa, Asia, South America and Australia.
Go on a Symbiotic Safari to see the relationships between animals on these continents.
Click here for summer camp registration form.
Make checks payable to: CSUC Research Foundation
Come to the museum to pay or mail to: Museum of Anthropology CSU, Chico, CA 95929-0400
Have questions? Give us a call or send a quick email!
Closed between exhibitions. See exhibition schedule for specific dates.
Note: The Museum of Anthropology is completely wheelchair accessible.
The museum is located in the Meriam Library complex, next to the Janet Turner Museum
Museum of Anthropology
CSU, Chico 95929-0400