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Summer Camp

Ages 3-4

Little Rangers
Explore the great outdoors through pretend play. Get to know the birds, plants, trees and critters that live nearby.

Dino Discovery

Explore a land-before-time with a roaring adventure into all things dinosaur!
 

Silly Science
Science doesn’t have to be serious! Get a giggle from songs, books and hands-on play that make science fun.


Kids Cook: Storybook Kitchen
Roll up sleeves, tie on aprons, open a book and begin to cook! Prepare tasty dishes inspired by favorite storybooks.

Pete the Cat's Camp Adventure
Pete the Cat is at it again! Join Pete’s adventures through books, songs and all sorts of silliness.


Colorful World of Eric Carle
Favorite Eric Carle stories like The Very Hungry Caterpillar come to life through art, music, movement and games.


Go for the Gold

Join the team!  From real life events to silly competitions, Game On! Different activities in AM and PM sessions. 

Ages 5-6

Messy Art

Art is awesome when it’s drippy, goopy and loaded with fun! Experience the joy of making creative, messy, artistic masterpieces.

 

Kids Cook: Summer Specialties

Get inspired by the sunny tastes of the season. Use garden-fresh produce to create flavorful and fun summer recipes.  


Super Spy

Uncover secret codes and practice super sleuthing. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is... to have fun!


Wonder Lab

Equipped with lab coats, goggles and curiosity, explore the magic and mystery of science. Experiment, observe and discover! 

 

When I Grow Up 

Artist, inventor, engineer, nurse or astronaut?  Play around in the world of possibilities and future pathways.

 

Go for the Gold

Join the team!  From real life events to silly competitions, Game On! Different activities in AM and PM sessions. 

 

Fossil Fun

Dig, excavate, explore! Unearth the fun that lies beneath the dirt and uncover clues from the past.  

 

Kids Cook: Snack Pack

Stop the next snack attack in its tracks! Learn to make delicious treats to fuel up with energy between meals. 

 

Pet Vet

Crazy for cats? Dreaming of dogs? Discover new and amazing things about pets and vets in a week full of feathers and fur. 

 

Brick by Brick

Build brainpower brick-by-brick with LEGO. Construct a tower that touches the sky or a castle for royal adventures. Engineer imagination!

 

Kids Cook: Cook a Book

Tales can be tasty! Enjoy cooking delicious dishes from the pages of all-time favorite books.

Ages 7-8

Crazy for Cardboard

Think outside the box! Bend, cut, color, twist, tape. Get creative with cardboard and see ideas take shape.

 

Masterpiece Makers 

Unleash creativity! Fabricate a modern masterpiece with paint, wood, clay and imagination. 

 

Kids Cook: Bakery Basics

Part art, part science and all-out delicious. Stir up some scrumptious fun while mastering kitchen basics.

 

Adventure Lab

Calling all mad scientists. Explore and experiment with play that oozes adventure and fizzes fun.

 

Go for the Gold

Join the team!  From real life events to silly competitions, Game On! Different activities in AM and PM sessions. 

 

Dream Big

Imagine future possibilities. From artist to athlete and everything in between, what does the future hold?   

 

Jurassic Adventures

Play like a paleontologist. Travel back in time and when dinosaurs ruled the world.  

 

Creative Construction

The sky is the limit! Jump in and build. Use Legos, tools and duct tape to create one-of-a-kind designs.

 

Kids Cook: Farm to Fork

Learn about foods that grow right here in Raleigh! Cook up tasty treats featuring local, farm-fresh ingredients.

 

Wizarding 101

Wands at the ready! Learn wizarding basics to unlock other-worldly wonders and magical mysteries.      


Crazy Concoctions

Mix it up and get crazy! Experiment with uncommon ingredients and create science silliness.

Ages 9-10

Design Dares

Unleash creativity and style. Innovate to solve design challenges using everyday materials. Dream, think, design, make!

 

Kids Cook : Dinner's On

Ring the dinner bell—it’s time to eat! Master the culinary skills it takes to tackle dinnertime favorites with ease.

 

Diggin Downtown

Hop on the R-Line and explore the businesses and daytime hot spots that make Downtown Raleigh buzz! 

 

Kids Cook: Kitchen Takeover

Move over grownups! From appetizers to desserts, take charge and take over, Chef.

 

Go for the Gold

Join the team! From real life events to silly competitions, Game On! Different activities in AM and PM sessions. 

 

Kids Cook- Secret Ingredient  

Slip a top-secret ingredient into daily kitchen concoctions! Hide beets in brownies, or chocolate in chili for tongue-teasing creations.

 

Create and Animate 

Make art that moves! Explore and experiment with various animation techniques to bring imagination to life.  

 

Wizarding Wonders

Hocus pocus! Explore the surprising science behind wizardry and other-worldly wonders.

 

Crime Lab Conundrums

Use science and street smarts to track down the culprit. Investigate and collect evidence. Learn techniques that real crime-solvers use to crack the case!

Ages 11-12

Leaders in Training

Go behind the scenes to learn how Team Marbles designs and delivers our playful learning environment, from exhibit fabrication to marketing to movies. Build leadership skills and put them into play by helping out around campus. 
 

Urban Explorers

Head out on the town and explore what makes Raleigh run. Visit local businesses and other downtown sites and lend a hand with meaningful service projects.

Changes and Cancellations

To reschedule a camp, requests must be made in writing to camps@marbleskidsmuseum.org at least 2 weeks prior to the first day of camp. To change a camp within 2 weeks of the start date, a $25 rescheduling fee per person, per half-day camp will be charged. Rescheduled camps are subject to availability.
 

To cancel a camp, requests must be made in writing to camps@marbleskidsmuseum.org at least 2 weeks prior to the first day of camp to receive a refund. A $25 cancellation fee per person, per half-day camp will be deducted from the refund amount. No refunds will be issued for cancellations made less than 2 weeks in advance.

Behavioral Expectations

We encourage parents and guardians to share any information about your camper that will help create a successful experience for your camper.

If significant behavioral issues arise and are unable to be resolved, we reserve the right to ask a camper to leave. In this case, no refund will be issued.

Late Pick-Up Fee

Marbles reserves the right to assess a late pick-up fee of $2 per minute beyond camp hours at the discretion of the camp director. Re-occurring late pick-ups may result in a camper forfeiting the remainder of a camp week with no refund.

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