NASA Journey into Outer Space- 5 Half-day Camp

Learn about space. Discover the life of astronauts. Build a rocket! more info...
Location: Manchester Parks and Recreation**
Dates: Monday, July 27, 2020 -
Friday, July 31, 2020 details
Grades: K - Gr 5
Section #: MPR005
Registration closes: Tuesday, July 28, 2020
PRICE: Residents $164 Non-Res $179


Please register with our community partner
Name: Manchester Parks and Recreation
Phone: (636) 391-6326


From our Earth's atmosphere to the outer reaches of our solar system, this program sends campers on a quest for exploration! Comets, planets, stars and more are all waiting to be discovered. Learn about the four forces of flight, the challenges of space travel, and even participate in a rocket launch!

Additional Information

Astronauts in Training
Discover technology designed for outer space! Steer a laser beam through a laser maze! ring the excitement home with a Stereoscopic Viewer® with 3D images of space! Compare the temperatures of planets and practice an out-or-this-world team challenge!
Earth & Beyond
Explore the farthest reaches of our solar system and create a lunar eclipse in this “mad” planetary tour! Work out your escape velocity with a Gravity Assisted Launcher®! Next, go on a mission to explore the atmosphere on Earth, and beyond!
Eye on the Sky
Come take a closer look at steroid, comets, satellites, and other lights in the night sky. Bring far-away objects into focus as you learn about the power of mirrors and lenses. See comets up close as one is formed before your eyes. Build a Space Telescope
Solar Launch
This stellar program is your ticket to the stars! Follow the life cycle of stars and see how constellations change when you travel across the galaxy. Learn to read a star chart. Investigate flight, and explore the science involved in rocket construction!
Space Voyage
Learn what it takes to be a true globetrotter! Race a balloon rocket and design your own car engine as you learn about thrust. See the principles of propulsion at work in a real rocket launch, and build your very own Space Copter™ to fly to the skies!


Monday, July 27, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday, July 30, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Friday, July 31, 2020
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Please specify the 'Dismissal Options' to let us know where to direct your child after the class