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Summer STEM Day Camps at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center

Concord, NHThe McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center is offering six week-long science and engineering camps this summer, for kids ages 5 – 14 and there’s still time to sign up. Camps are held Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. from June 25 to August 10.

For the first week of June 25 – 29, kids ages 10 – 14 will explore what is so special about Earth that lets us call it home… and what we would need to live anywhere else

For Coding, Programming, and Robots… Oh Yes! from July 9 – 13, kids ages 10 – 14 can spend the week learning how to code and program Lego Mindstorms robots.

Junior Flyers on Earth and Beyond July 24 – 28, is for the youngest campers ages 5 – 7! They will experience a high flying adventure learning about how we fly and get to space.

For the week of July 23 – 27, it’s all about the E in STEM in Engineering Extravaganza for kids ages 10 – 14.

Kids ages 8 – 12 learn all about stars, planets, solar systems, galaxies, and the universe itself in Astronomy 101 July 30 – August 3.


The 2018 summer camp sessions wrap up with Blast Off! a camp all about rocketry for kids ages 8 – 12.

Camp details and pricing can be found on the Discovery Center’s website at by contacting Elizabeth Pappas at (603) 271-7827 x104 or

About McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center

The McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center features 21st century interactive exhibits on aviation, astronomy, Earth and space sciences, a full-dome planetarium and a variety of science, technology, and engineering and mathematics programs. For more information on McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center visit