The Society hosts a wide variety of multi-day camps during the Summer months for children aged 6 through 12 years old. Each camp focuses on a specific theme that includes art, science, math and history which promote creativity and problem-solving. Students have the opportunity to explore, discover and design projects inside a Civil War-era fort.
Check back in Spring 2021 for our list of virtual and in-person camps.
Summer ArtCamp! | Pottery Camp Monday, June 14th to Friday, June 18th, from 9 am – 4 pm In this 5-day camp, your camper will learn beginning pottery terms, create a tile mosaic, make coil pots and pinch pots, and learn about local Key West artists who specialize in this medium. Ages 6-12: Please note that […]
Summer ArtCamp! | Movie Maker Camp: Part 1 Monday, July 19th to Friday, July 23rd, from 8:45 am – 4 pm This 5-day workshop will take our campers behind the scenes of the movie-making industry. Participants will have a hands-on experience as they write a script, make costumes, build sets, and create the props to […]
Summer ArtCamp! | Movie Maker Camp: Part 2 Monday, July, 26th to Friday, July 30th, from 8:45 am – 4 pm The second part of this 5-day workshop will take our students behind the scenes of the movie-making industry. Participants will review the script, cast roles for the film, create theatrical makeup, and learn how […]
Summer ArtCamp! | Claymation Camp Monday, June 28th to Friday, July 2nd, from 8:45 am – 4 pm During this 5-day camp, campers will learn the art of clay molding, wire figures, set design, and how to compose 24 frames per minute using stop-motion photography to create an animated movie, which will premiere on the last […]
Summer ArtCamp! | The Ultimate Scarecrow Challenge Monday, August 9th to Wednesday, August 11th, from 8:45 am – 4 pm During this 3-day camp, students will work together to design and create a scarecrow which will be entered into the 3rd Annual Scarecrows in the Forest Contest at the Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical […]
Summer ArtCamp! | Adventure: Death Takes a Holiday Monday, August 2nd to Friday, August 6th, from 8:45 am – 4 pm Join us for a 5-day adventure that picks up where we last left off during The Rise of the Dark Queen. At the conclusion of our last camp, Death decides to take a holiday, […]
Summer ArtCamp! | Live Action History: The Greco Persian Wars Monday, July 5th to Friday, July 9th, from 8:45 am – 4 pm Join us for a 5-day adventure that relives The Histories as told by Herodotus during the 5th century BCE. Campers will learn about the rise of the Persian Empire and the causes that started […]
Summer ArtCamp! | Outdoor Sculpture Creations Camp Monday, July 12th to Friday, July 16th, from 8:45 am – 4:00 pm During this 5-day camp, students will learn about the outdoor sculptures created by artists Dale Chihuly, Louise Nevelson, and Claus Oldenburg. Students will then work together to design and create a sculpture from recycled materials that […]