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🚸 Summer 2020 Youth Programs

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Programs are listed by grade level, then alphabetically within each grade. Email hellomurrayky@gmail.com if there is a camp to add to the list.

Rising Kindergarten

These programs are for children who will be attending Kindergarten in Fall 2020.

Astrotots: Science Lab Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: July 16, 2020
Time: 9:00-11:00 am or 12:30-2:30 pm
Price: $18
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Astrotot Camp is offered to students rising into Kindergarten - 1st grade. Sessions include Space Animals, Space Art, Space Chef, and Science Lab. Each session is two hours in length.

Astrotots: Space Animals Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: June 11, 2020
Time: 9:00-11:00 am or 12:30-2:30 pm
Price: $18
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Astrotot Camp is offered to students rising into Kindergarten - 1st grade. Sessions include Space Animals, Space Art, Space Chef, and Science Lab. Each session is two hours in length.

Astrotots: Space Art Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: June 18, 2020
Time: 9:00-11:00 am or 12:30-2:30 pm
Price: $18
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Astrotot Camp is offered to students rising into Kindergarten - 1st grade. Sessions include Space Animals, Space Art, Space Chef, and Science Lab. Each session is two hours in length.

Astrotots: Space Chef Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: July 9, 2020
Time: 9:00-11:00 am or 12:30-2:30 pm
Price: $18
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Astrotot Camp is offered to students rising into Kindergarten - 1st grade. Sessions include Space Animals, Space Art, Space Chef, and Science Lab. Each session is two hours in length.


Rising 1st Grade

These programs are for students who have completed Kindergarten and will be in the 1st grade Fall 2020.

Astrotots: Science Lab Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: July 16, 2020
Time: 9:00-11:00 am or 12:30-2:30 pm
Price: $18
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Astrotot Camp is offered to students rising into Kindergarten - 1st grade. Sessions include Space Animals, Space Art, Space Chef, and Science Lab. Each session is two hours in length.

Astrotots: Space Animals Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: June 11, 2020
Time: 9:00-11:00 am or 12:30-2:30 pm
Price: $18
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Astrotot Camp is offered to students rising into Kindergarten - 1st grade. Sessions include Space Animals, Space Art, Space Chef, and Science Lab. Each session is two hours in length.

Astrotots: Space Art Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: June 18, 2020
Time: 9:00-11:00 am or 12:30-2:30 pm
Price: $18
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Astrotot Camp is offered to students rising into Kindergarten - 1st grade. Sessions include Space Animals, Space Art, Space Chef, and Science Lab. Each session is two hours in length.

Astrotots: Space Chef Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: July 9, 2020
Time: 9:00-11:00 am or 12:30-2:30 pm
Price: $18
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Astrotot Camp is offered to students rising into Kindergarten - 1st grade. Sessions include Space Animals, Space Art, Space Chef, and Science Lab. Each session is two hours in length.

Hooked on Science Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: July 16-17, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Price: $75
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Is your child "Hooked on Science?" Murray State University is excited to present Jason Lindsey, aka "Mr. Science." Your child will explore some of Jason's most popular, mind-blowing science experiments throughout the camp. Campers will engineer a marble run, build a robot, create squishy circuits, and more! Pre-registration is required, and space is limited.


Rising 2nd Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 1st grade and will be in the 2nd grade Fall 2020.

Explore STEM: Engineering Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 3, June 17, or July 13
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $30; $36 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: These camps include many exciting hands-on engineering and science activities centered around the very important areas of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). These one-day camps are offered to students rising into 2nd-3rd grade.

Explore STEM: Science Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 4, June 18, or July 14
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $30; $36 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: These camps include many exciting hands-on engineering and science activities centered around the very important areas of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). These one-day camps are offered to students rising into 2nd-3rd grade.

Hooked on Science Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: July 16-17, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Price: $75
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Is your child "Hooked on Science?" Murray State University is excited to present Jason Lindsey, aka "Mr. Science." Your child will explore some of Jason's most popular, mind-blowing science experiments throughout the camp. Campers will engineer a marble run, build a robot, create squishy circuits, and more! Pre-registration is required, and space is limited.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Robotics: WeDo Science Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 8-10, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $148 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Using life, physical, earth, and space sciences, participants will use LEGOs as they journey through building and programming robotic 3D models. This is the perfect first step for young robot experts in the making! This three-day camp is offered to students rising into 2nd-3rd grade.


Rising 3rd Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 2nd grade and will be in the 3rd grade Fall 2020.

Explore STEM: Engineering Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 3, June 17, or July 13
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $30; $36 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: These camps include many exciting hands-on engineering and science activities centered around the very important areas of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). These one-day camps are offered to students rising into 2nd-3rd grade.

Explore STEM: Science Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 4, June 18, or July 14
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $30; $36 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: These camps include many exciting hands-on engineering and science activities centered around the very important areas of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). These one-day camps are offered to students rising into 2nd-3rd grade.

Hooked on Science Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: July 16-17, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Price: $75
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Is your child "Hooked on Science?" Murray State University is excited to present Jason Lindsey, aka "Mr. Science." Your child will explore some of Jason's most popular, mind-blowing science experiments throughout the camp. Campers will engineer a marble run, build a robot, create squishy circuits, and more! Pre-registration is required, and space is limited.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Robotics: WeDo Science Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 8-10, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $148 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Using life, physical, earth, and space sciences, participants will use LEGOs as they journey through building and programming robotic 3D models. This is the perfect first step for young robot experts in the making! This three-day camp is offered to students rising into 2nd-3rd grade.

Spy Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 3-4, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: At secret agent training you will develop a disguise for cover, make and break codes, discover escape and evasion techniques, create and use spy gadgets, and uncover the science behind spying. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 3rd-5th grade.

Young Authors Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 3-7, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $145
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: All children, ages 8-12, are invited to attend Young Authors Camp on the campus of Murray State University. The goal of this camp is for participants to write for fun. Young authors will practice a variety of styles (poetry, fictional stories, true stories, essays, skits, etc.) under the direction of experienced teachers from the region, who will serve as writing coaches, consultants and as traditional classroom instructors. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.


Rising 4th Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 3rd grade and will be in the 4th grade Fall 2020.

Expedition: Moon Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: July 6, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $40; $46 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Be among the next generation of space travelers to arrive on the moon! Campers will Return for the Moon™ as they fly a mission in our hands-on simulator. They will explore just what it takes for astronauts to survive in the Moon's desolate environment. This one-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Hooked on Science Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: July 16-17, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Price: $75
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Is your child "Hooked on Science?" Murray State University is excited to present Jason Lindsey, aka "Mr. Science." Your child will explore some of Jason's most popular, mind-blowing science experiments throughout the camp. Campers will engineer a marble run, build a robot, create squishy circuits, and more! Pre-registration is required, and space is limited.

Mission to Mars Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 8-10, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $148 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Be the first human on Mars! Campers will travel to the Red Planet during a Voyage to Mars™ mission in our hands-on simulator. After arriving on Mars, they will build a life-size colony where they will live, work, and train like real planetary astronauts. This three-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Rebel Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 7-8, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Young Jedi will want to attend this special camp created just for them! Participate in activities and experiments, including light sabers and carbonite, based on the popular movie series. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Robotics: EV3 Space Challenge Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 22-24, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $140; $158 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Using space as a theme, master the latest robotics systems created by LEGO! Campers will design, build, and program their robotic creations to maneuver various space themed challenges on places like Mars. This three-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-6th grade.

Spy Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 3-4, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: At secret agent training you will develop a disguise for cover, make and break codes, discover escape and evasion techniques, create and use spy gadgets, and uncover the science behind spying. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 3rd-5th grade.

Young Authors Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 3-7, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $145
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: All children, ages 8-12, are invited to attend Young Authors Camp on the campus of Murray State University. The goal of this camp is for participants to write for fun. Young authors will practice a variety of styles (poetry, fictional stories, true stories, essays, skits, etc.) under the direction of experienced teachers from the region, who will serve as writing coaches, consultants and as traditional classroom instructors. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.


Rising 5th Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 4th grade and will be in the 5th grade Fall 2020.

CSI Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 20-21, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Become a Challenger Special Investigator (CSI). Read the ransom note and follow the fingerprints, fibers, and other clues. You will use your powers of observation and conduct science tests to help solve the mystery of the missing Mars rocks. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 5th-8th grade.

Expedition: Moon Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: July 6, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $40; $46 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Be among the next generation of space travelers to arrive on the moon! Campers will Return for the Moon™ as they fly a mission in our hands-on simulator. They will explore just what it takes for astronauts to survive in the Moon's desolate environment. This one-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Hooked on Science Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: July 16-17, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Price: $75
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Is your child "Hooked on Science?" Murray State University is excited to present Jason Lindsey, aka "Mr. Science." Your child will explore some of Jason's most popular, mind-blowing science experiments throughout the camp. Campers will engineer a marble run, build a robot, create squishy circuits, and more! Pre-registration is required, and space is limited.

Mission to Mars Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 8-10, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $148 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Be the first human on Mars! Campers will travel to the Red Planet during a Voyage to Mars™ mission in our hands-on simulator. After arriving on Mars, they will build a life-size colony where they will live, work, and train like real planetary astronauts. This three-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Rebel Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 7-8, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Young Jedi will want to attend this special camp created just for them! Participate in activities and experiments, including light sabers and carbonite, based on the popular movie series. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Robotics: EV3 Space Challenge Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 22-24, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $140; $158 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Using space as a theme, master the latest robotics systems created by LEGO! Campers will design, build, and program their robotic creations to maneuver various space themed challenges on places like Mars. This three-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-6th grade.

Spy Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 3-4, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: At secret agent training you will develop a disguise for cover, make and break codes, discover escape and evasion techniques, create and use spy gadgets, and uncover the science behind spying. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 3rd-5th grade.

Young Authors Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 3-7, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $145
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: All children, ages 8-12, are invited to attend Young Authors Camp on the campus of Murray State University. The goal of this camp is for participants to write for fun. Young authors will practice a variety of styles (poetry, fictional stories, true stories, essays, skits, etc.) under the direction of experienced teachers from the region, who will serve as writing coaches, consultants and as traditional classroom instructors. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.


Rising 6th Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 5th grade and will be in the 6th grade Fall 2020.

CSI Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 20-21, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Become a Challenger Special Investigator (CSI). Read the ransom note and follow the fingerprints, fibers, and other clues. You will use your powers of observation and conduct science tests to help solve the mystery of the missing Mars rocks. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 5th-8th grade.

Expedition: Moon Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: July 6, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $40; $46 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Be among the next generation of space travelers to arrive on the moon! Campers will Return for the Moon™ as they fly a mission in our hands-on simulator. They will explore just what it takes for astronauts to survive in the Moon's desolate environment. This one-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Hooked on Science Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: July 16-17, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Price: $75
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Is your child "Hooked on Science?" Murray State University is excited to present Jason Lindsey, aka "Mr. Science." Your child will explore some of Jason's most popular, mind-blowing science experiments throughout the camp. Campers will engineer a marble run, build a robot, create squishy circuits, and more! Pre-registration is required, and space is limited.

Mission to Mars Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 8-10, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $148 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Be the first human on Mars! Campers will travel to the Red Planet during a Voyage to Mars™ mission in our hands-on simulator. After arriving on Mars, they will build a life-size colony where they will live, work, and train like real planetary astronauts. This three-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Rebel Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 7-8, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Young Jedi will want to attend this special camp created just for them! Participate in activities and experiments, including light sabers and carbonite, based on the popular movie series. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Robotics: EV3 Space Challenge Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 22-24, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $140; $158 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Using space as a theme, master the latest robotics systems created by LEGO! Campers will design, build, and program their robotic creations to maneuver various space themed challenges on places like Mars. This three-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-6th grade.

Underwater Astronaut Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 15-16, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $142 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Mandatory Meeting: May 4, 2020
Description: Learn all about how astronauts train underwater to simulate working in space! Participants will receive basic SCUBA instruction in a swimming pool from Mermet Springs, then participate in an underwater astonaut training program. Participants must be able to swim and medically fit to dive. This two-day camp is for 11-14 year olds only. SCUBA gear is provided.

Young Authors Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 3-7, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $145
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: All children, ages 8-12, are invited to attend Young Authors Camp on the campus of Murray State University. The goal of this camp is for participants to write for fun. Young authors will practice a variety of styles (poetry, fictional stories, true stories, essays, skits, etc.) under the direction of experienced teachers from the region, who will serve as writing coaches, consultants and as traditional classroom instructors. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.


Rising 7th Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 6th grade and will be in the 7th grade Fall 2020.

CSI Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 20-21, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Become a Challenger Special Investigator (CSI). Read the ransom note and follow the fingerprints, fibers, and other clues. You will use your powers of observation and conduct science tests to help solve the mystery of the missing Mars rocks. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 5th-8th grade.

Expedition: Moon Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Date: July 6, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $40; $46 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Be among the next generation of space travelers to arrive on the moon! Campers will Return for the Moon™ as they fly a mission in our hands-on simulator. They will explore just what it takes for astronauts to survive in the Moon's desolate environment. This one-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Mission to Mars Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 8-10, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $148 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Be the first human on Mars! Campers will travel to the Red Planet during a Voyage to Mars™ mission in our hands-on simulator. After arriving on Mars, they will build a life-size colony where they will live, work, and train like real planetary astronauts. This three-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Rebel Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 7-8, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Young Jedi will want to attend this special camp created just for them! Participate in activities and experiments, including light sabers and carbonite, based on the popular movie series. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 4th-7th grade.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Underwater Astronaut Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 15-16, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $142 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Mandatory Meeting: May 4, 2020
Description: Learn all about how astronauts train underwater to simulate working in space! Participants will receive basic SCUBA instruction in a swimming pool from Mermet Springs, then participate in an underwater astonaut training program. Participants must be able to swim and medically fit to dive. This two-day camp is for 11-14 year olds only. SCUBA gear is provided.

Young Authors Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 3-7, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $145
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: All children, ages 8-12, are invited to attend Young Authors Camp on the campus of Murray State University. The goal of this camp is for participants to write for fun. Young authors will practice a variety of styles (poetry, fictional stories, true stories, essays, skits, etc.) under the direction of experienced teachers from the region, who will serve as writing coaches, consultants and as traditional classroom instructors. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.


Rising 8th Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 7th grade and will be in the 8th grade Fall 2020.

Aviation Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 13-15, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $195; $213 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: What makes an airplane fly? Learn the basics of flight and apply them in different hands-on activities and simulations. After you have shown the right stuff, take a flight in a real airplane departing from Midwest Aviation. While in the air you will become an actual pilot when you get to take the yoke and fly the plane. This three-day camp is for 13-16 year olds only.

CSI Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 20-21, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $90; $102 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: Become a Challenger Special Investigator (CSI). Read the ransom note and follow the fingerprints, fibers, and other clues. You will use your powers of observation and conduct science tests to help solve the mystery of the missing Mars rocks. This two-day camp is offered to students rising into 5th-8th grade.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Underwater Astronaut Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 15-16, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $142 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Mandatory Meeting: May 4, 2020
Description: Learn all about how astronauts train underwater to simulate working in space! Participants will receive basic SCUBA instruction in a swimming pool from Mermet Springs, then participate in an underwater astonaut training program. Participants must be able to swim and medically fit to dive. This two-day camp is for 11-14 year olds only. SCUBA gear is provided.


Rising 9th Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 8th grade and will be in the 9th grade Fall 2020.

Aviation Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 13-15, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $195; $213 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: What makes an airplane fly? Learn the basics of flight and apply them in different hands-on activities and simulations. After you have shown the right stuff, take a flight in a real airplane departing from Midwest Aviation. While in the air you will become an actual pilot when you get to take the yoke and fly the plane. This three-day camp is for 13-16 year olds only.

Purchase Area Writers Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Are you a young writer bitten by the creative bug? The Purchase Area Writers Workshop at Murray State offers talented high-school writers (grades 9-12) a chance to have a fun and exciting summer experience while also getting a real taste of the sophisticated, vibrant, and life-altering educational experience that is college.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Underwater Astronaut Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: June 15-16, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $130; $142 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Mandatory Meeting: May 4, 2020
Description: Learn all about how astronauts train underwater to simulate working in space! Participants will receive basic SCUBA instruction in a swimming pool from Mermet Springs, then participate in an underwater astonaut training program. Participants must be able to swim and medically fit to dive. This two-day camp is for 11-14 year olds only. SCUBA gear is provided.

SAW: Summer Art Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website for more information and to register.
Description: Murray State University has an exciting new selection of classes for this year's Summer Art Workshop. S.A.W. is a hands-on workshop that will cover the elements of art and explore distinctly different mediums in one week's time. This year’s workshop classes will focus on drawing, digital design, textiles, silkscreen printing, alternative photography, bookbinding, and more! Students will work independently and collaboratively to produce one-of-a-kind works of art and expand upon their knowledge of studio art, color theory, and contemporary art theory. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Vocal Arts Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm Sunday - 11:00 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Welcome to Murray State University’s Vocal Arts Camp! This week-long camp will immerse 9-12th grade students in the vocal arts, to encourage and educate students in the areas of musicianship and healthy vocal production. Students will receive voice instruction, acting and movement classes, and music literacy classes. Students will perform a mixture of solo, chamber, and choral music on the final day of the program. No previous vocal training is required. Deadline for registration is May 18, 2020.


Rising 10th Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 9th grade and will be in the 10th grade Fall 2020.

Aviation Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 13-15, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $195; $213 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: What makes an airplane fly? Learn the basics of flight and apply them in different hands-on activities and simulations. After you have shown the right stuff, take a flight in a real airplane departing from Midwest Aviation. While in the air you will become an actual pilot when you get to take the yoke and fly the plane. This three-day camp is for 13-16 year olds only.

Purchase Area Writers Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Are you a young writer bitten by the creative bug? The Purchase Area Writers Workshop at Murray State offers talented high-school writers (grades 9-12) a chance to have a fun and exciting summer experience while also getting a real taste of the sophisticated, vibrant, and life-altering educational experience that is college.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

SAW: Summer Art Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website for more information and to register.
Description: Murray State University has an exciting new selection of classes for this year's Summer Art Workshop. S.A.W. is a hands-on workshop that will cover the elements of art and explore distinctly different mediums in one week's time. This year’s workshop classes will focus on drawing, digital design, textiles, silkscreen printing, alternative photography, bookbinding, and more! Students will work independently and collaboratively to produce one-of-a-kind works of art and expand upon their knowledge of studio art, color theory, and contemporary art theory. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Vocal Arts Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm Sunday - 11:00 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Welcome to Murray State University’s Vocal Arts Camp! This week-long camp will immerse 9-12th grade students in the vocal arts, to encourage and educate students in the areas of musicianship and healthy vocal production. Students will receive voice instruction, acting and movement classes, and music literacy classes. Students will perform a mixture of solo, chamber, and choral music on the final day of the program. No previous vocal training is required. Deadline for registration is May 18, 2020.


Rising 11th Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 10th grade and will be in the 11th grade Fall 2020.

Aviation Camp Location: Challenger Learning Center (Paducah, KY)
Dates: July 13-15, 2020
Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Price: $195; $213 with lunch
Contact: Visit clcpaducah.org or call (270)-534-3101
Description: What makes an airplane fly? Learn the basics of flight and apply them in different hands-on activities and simulations. After you have shown the right stuff, take a flight in a real airplane departing from Midwest Aviation. While in the air you will become an actual pilot when you get to take the yoke and fly the plane. This three-day camp is for 13-16 year olds only.

Purchase Area Writers Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Are you a young writer bitten by the creative bug? The Purchase Area Writers Workshop at Murray State offers talented high-school writers (grades 9-12) a chance to have a fun and exciting summer experience while also getting a real taste of the sophisticated, vibrant, and life-altering educational experience that is college.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

SAW: Summer Art Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website for more information and to register.
Description: Murray State University has an exciting new selection of classes for this year's Summer Art Workshop. S.A.W. is a hands-on workshop that will cover the elements of art and explore distinctly different mediums in one week's time. This year’s workshop classes will focus on drawing, digital design, textiles, silkscreen printing, alternative photography, bookbinding, and more! Students will work independently and collaboratively to produce one-of-a-kind works of art and expand upon their knowledge of studio art, color theory, and contemporary art theory. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Vocal Arts Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm Sunday - 11:00 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Welcome to Murray State University’s Vocal Arts Camp! This week-long camp will immerse 9-12th grade students in the vocal arts, to encourage and educate students in the areas of musicianship and healthy vocal production. Students will receive voice instruction, acting and movement classes, and music literacy classes. Students will perform a mixture of solo, chamber, and choral music on the final day of the program. No previous vocal training is required. Deadline for registration is May 18, 2020.


Rising 12th Grade

These programs are for students who have completed 11th grade and will be in the 12th grade Fall 2020.

Purchase Area Writers Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Are you a young writer bitten by the creative bug? The Purchase Area Writers Workshop at Murray State offers talented high-school writers (grades 9-12) a chance to have a fun and exciting summer experience while also getting a real taste of the sophisticated, vibrant, and life-altering educational experience that is college.

Rechelle Turner Mini Basketball Camp Location: CFSB Center (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 1-4, 2020
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Summer Mini Camp is a fun, fast paced week for girls and boys ages 7-17. Each camper will participate in basketball drills, games, relays, scrimmages, etc., and receive a camp t-shirt and basketball.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

SAW: Summer Art Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website for more information and to register.
Description: Murray State University has an exciting new selection of classes for this year's Summer Art Workshop. S.A.W. is a hands-on workshop that will cover the elements of art and explore distinctly different mediums in one week's time. This year’s workshop classes will focus on drawing, digital design, textiles, silkscreen printing, alternative photography, bookbinding, and more! Students will work independently and collaboratively to produce one-of-a-kind works of art and expand upon their knowledge of studio art, color theory, and contemporary art theory. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Vocal Arts Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm Sunday - 11:00 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Welcome to Murray State University’s Vocal Arts Camp! This week-long camp will immerse 9-12th grade students in the vocal arts, to encourage and educate students in the areas of musicianship and healthy vocal production. Students will receive voice instruction, acting and movement classes, and music literacy classes. Students will perform a mixture of solo, chamber, and choral music on the final day of the program. No previous vocal training is required. Deadline for registration is May 18, 2020.


High School Graduates

These programs are for students who graduated high school in May 2020.

Purchase Area Writers Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Are you a young writer bitten by the creative bug? The Purchase Area Writers Workshop at Murray State offers talented high-school writers (grades 9-12) a chance to have a fun and exciting summer experience while also getting a real taste of the sophisticated, vibrant, and life-altering educational experience that is college.

Riding Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7, 2020
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Price: $90
Contact: Visit the website to register.
Description: Young riders, ages 8-18, are invited to attend MSU Riding Camp on the campus of Murray State University. This day camp is open for all levels of experience and will be held in Murray State University’s state-of-the-art Equine Center. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

SAW: Summer Art Workshop Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Dates: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm Sunday - 11:30 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website for more information and to register.
Description: Murray State University has an exciting new selection of classes for this year's Summer Art Workshop. S.A.W. is a hands-on workshop that will cover the elements of art and explore distinctly different mediums in one week's time. This year’s workshop classes will focus on drawing, digital design, textiles, silkscreen printing, alternative photography, bookbinding, and more! Students will work independently and collaboratively to produce one-of-a-kind works of art and expand upon their knowledge of studio art, color theory, and contemporary art theory. Deadline for registration is May 17, 2020.

Vocal Arts Camp Location: Murray State University (Murray, KY)
Date: June 7-13, 2020
Time: 1:00 pm Sunday - 11:00 am Saturday
Price: $500 for overnight resident campers; $400 for commuters
Contact: Visit their website to register or for more information.
Description: Welcome to Murray State University’s Vocal Arts Camp! This week-long camp will immerse 9-12th grade students in the vocal arts, to encourage and educate students in the areas of musicianship and healthy vocal production. Students will receive voice instruction, acting and movement classes, and music literacy classes. Students will perform a mixture of solo, chamber, and choral music on the final day of the program. No previous vocal training is required. Deadline for registration is May 18, 2020.