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Summer Day Camp at APM

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American Precision Museum

196 Main Street

Windsor, VT 05089

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In-Person camp at the American Precision Museum! Featuring 3 projects a day, linked to what kids will see in the museum!

About this event

Topics like: Simple Machines, Repeating a Design, Polymer Processing, Energy transfer!

Each day has a theme with multiple projects. For example:

  • Energy Transfer: What does a waterwheel have to do with a wind chime?
  • Motion: Simple machines, sensor feedback, communicating with robots
  • How Smooth is Smooth: Reducing friction with bearings, surface finish and sandpaper, and chemistry
  • Repeatability: Woodcuts, Molds, 3D printing
  • Flight: the Wright materials, Forces & Axes

The American Precision Museum's mission: to capture the imaginations of young and old with the spirit of innovation, problem solving and design demonstrated through the dynamic story of the machines and people that form the foundation and future of the manufacturing industry in America.

About Our Camps:

We're pleased to offer day camps in 2021!  Each day has a different theme. Sign up for one day at a time.

  • Please bring a lunch.
  • Please enter the Parent/Guardian name first (your name) then the form will ask about your child.

Basic Schedule for the Day:

  • 8:45 – 9 am:   Dropoff & Sign In
  • 9 - 9:15:   Introduction to APM and overview of the day, brief intro to 6-S
  • 9:15 – 10:45 am : Project 1
  • 10:45 -11:  Breaktime (bathroom, snack, water & physical activity)
  • 11 – 12:30: Project 2
  • 12:30 - 1 pm:  Lunchtime (Sack Lunch)
  • 1 pm – 2:30: Project 3
  • 2:30 – 3:  Cleanup, discussion & evaluation, and free time
  • 3- 3:15: Sign Out

FAQs

What measures are being taken for COVID-19 safety?

Masks are required. Registration space is limited to allow for adequate distancing. We require that no student. Learn more below.

Are there age requirements to enter the event?

This is designed for youth ages 9-12.  

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Call us at 802-674-5781

Due to the current public health situation, we are actively incorporating recommendations from the State of Vermont, in particular the Health Guidance for Childcare Programs and Out-of-School-Time Care (revised August 2020), as well as any updates, as they are issued.

Measures may change over time and we will adjust and communicate accordingly.

(This information was updated on February 25, 2021.)


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American Precision Museum

196 Main Street

Windsor, VT 05089

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Refund policy

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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Capturing the imaginations of young and old with the spirit of innovation, problem solving and design demonstrated through the dynamic story of the machines and people which form the foundation and future of the manufacturing industry in America.

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