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Science Curiosity Investigation (SCI) Camp 


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Spring Break Camp!



On Line Registration Form

Parental Consent Form

Camp rules


"Atoms & Rays" 

Every object in the universe is radiating energy all the time. Join us as we study this amazing phenomenon: what kinds of light and radiation are there? What kinds are invisible? In what ways is the radiation in universe helping us, and how do we need to protect ourselves from the kinds that could do us harm?

From April 6 through 10, 2015, the Hardin Planetarium will host a 5-day camp open to any student in grades 3-6. From 8 am to 12 noon, participants engaged in fun, interactive investigations, creative projects, all designed to stimulate curiosity and encourage cooperative discovery and foster problem solving. The theme for this camp is "Atoms & Rays"

Camps run for one week only! Fall Break Camp runs from April 6 though 10, 2015, 
Half day: Monday - Friday, 8 am to 12 noon daily.
Cost: the late registration deadline of March 27, 2015 is passed. The fee is now $150 for the half day,

  • For young people grades 3 through 6.
  • Snack is always provided mid-morning and mid-afternoon, daily.
  • All materials fees and other costs included.
  • Payment of $120 must be made at the time of registration.
  • Registration deadline is 5 pm March 27, 2014, after which the late registration fee will become $150.


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If you have any questions or want more information, email us at, or call us at 270-745-4044.



All forms below (links in red) must be filled out and payment must be made at the time of registration. Fax forms to 270-745-2041, or attach to an email to, or mail to:

Richard Gelderman
Hardin Planetarium
Western Kentucky University, #11077
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1077

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