Summer Camps 2018- Fun & Educational



Spark those curious minds and imaginations this summer at the Children’s Museum of Evansville (cMoe!) cMoe camps offer quality experiences and are led by certified teachers. In addition to the weekly themed activities, campers have daily exploration time in our museum. All full-day camps are available to children entering 1st-7th grade for the 2018-2019 school year. 

Cost for the week is $135 for cMoe members, $150 for non-members. Extended care available.

June 4 - 8

Art of the Ages

Take a walk through art history in our Artmaker Studio! Explore the artwork of various eras and iconic artists. Sculpt like the Greeks, weave like the Navajo, and paint like a French Impressionist! Use the same techniques and mediums that artists have used throughout the centuries to create your own beautiful works of art. Let your imagination soar during this colorful week.

Themes: Art, Art history, Culture

June 11 - 15

World Travelers

Travel the world without leaving cMoe! Stamp your passport in Mexico, Germany, Japan and more! Explore the various cultures of these fascinating places as you create traditional art, play games, celebrate festivals, and even learn to speak a bit of a new language!

Themes: International Culture, Literacy, Art

June 18 - 22

cMoe Undercover

Millie, cMoe’s beloved dinosaur mascot, has been kidnapped! It’s up to our elite crew of spy campers (that’s you!) to find out the who, what, when, where, why, and how so we can bring her back! You must conceal your true identity, employ high-tech spy gadgets, and use forensic science and logic to track the perpetrator to his or her hideouts all over the world! Hopefully, the week will end with the trial and conviction of the guilty party, and the safe return of Millie!

Themes: Chemistry, Biology, Technology

June 25 - 29

CLOSED: S.T.E.A.Moe Camp

Presented in Partnership with Evansville Regional Airport- Your mission: to design a modern, sustainable city of the future using your skills of STEAM - Science, technology, engineering, art, and math. Explore various STEAM concepts such as renewable energy, circuitry, engineering and so much more! Play with robots, create art with 3D pens, and build bridges and structures that could sustain a modern city. End our super STEAM week by joining us on our trip to Evansville Regional Airport! Spend the day at EVV as we talk with pilots and climb into airplanes.

S.T.E.A.Moe Camp is now at full capacity.

Themes: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math

July 16 - 20


Join us for this wild, wacky week of unconventional art in our Artmaker Studio! Use a wide variety of unusual, silly techniques as we explore various artistic themes and mediums! What can you paint with your body? How can you use chemicals to create? Make a living, breathing work of art and much, much more! Get artrageous with us at cMoe summer camp!

Themes: Art, Science, Technology

July 23 - 27

CLOSED: Invent, Create, Remake

Join the “Maker” Movement as you create, craft, and engineer your own fun! Create functional art projects to take home. Build a robot and watch it operate. Use duct tape to make amazing creations. Make soap you can really use, and much more! Explore science, art, and math as we use our imaginations and ingenuity!

Invent, Create, Remake is now at full capacity.

Themes: Science, Engineering, Art, Math

July 30 - August 3

This and That

Can’t decide on which camp to go to? This and That Camp is the camp for you! Experience various activities from all of our summer camps as we cover everything from science and art to engineering and technology. End the summer with a bang and join us for an action packed week that you won’t soon forget!

Themes: Science, Art, History, International Culture, Technology, and more!


Mini Camps: Just for Preschoolers!

Experience camp in a safe, structured, FUN environment facilitated by experienced educators. Mini-camps run from 9 am—12 pm (4 to 6 year olds) with hands-on activities, games, stories, a snack, and daily exploration time in the museum!

Cost for the week is $50 for cMoe members, $60 for non-members.

June 4 - 8

3, 2, 1, Blastoff!

Everyone loves astronauts. Explore how humans get to space, what they do when they get there, and about the planets and stars that make up our universe.

June 11 - 15

Mad Science Lab

Grab the lab coat-time to head to the lab! Blow giant bubbles! Conduct an experiment to demonstrate how plants drink! From rain clouds to dancing raisins, we’ll experiment with biology, chemistry, and more!

June 18 - 22

Story Time

If you love stories, this camp is for you! Join us as we explore the stories of Dr. Seuss, Eric Carle, and more through books, crafts, and games!

June 25 - 29

CLOSED: Dino-Mite!

Join us for a week full of your favorite prehistoric pals! We’ll learn how big dinosaurs really were, the importance of camouflage, fossils, paleontology, and more! It’s a week for the ages!

Dino-Mite camp is now at full capacity.

July 9 - 13

When I Grow Up

From beekeepers to zookeepers, come explore different careers! Guest presenters will let us experience their own careers first hand.

July 16 – 20

Water Wheels and Wings

Become a transportation expert after this week of camp! We will be discovering all the different ways we can get from here to there!

July 23 - 27

Ring Sing Play Sway

Ready to make music and move around? Join us as we make our own musical instruments, play and sing together, and have lots of chances to move and groove.


Camp forms can be emailed to [email protected]. Call 812-464-2663 ext. 230 for registration questions or concerns. *Please note: Camp Imagination (July 9 - July 13) has been cancelled.*

2018 Full Day Summer Camp Form (cMoe CAMP flyer 2018.pdf)

2018 Mini Summer Camp Form (mini camp flier color 2018.pdf)

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