General Camp Details

  • Participants are required to bring sack lunches for full day camps.
  • Early drop off and late pick up is available a half hour before and a half hour after your selected camp.
  • Members receive approximately 20% off discounts on all camp options.
  • 1st – 5th grade camps are divided by grade level with 1st and 2nd grades in one section and 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades in another section.

Members: Please note that once you have selected a camp below, you must register or sign in on the following page as a member to receive the member discount.

Elementary School Camps

Kinder-Kamp

June 18 – June 22 (Half Day Only)
(For students entering Kindergarten in fall of 2018.)
Our Kinder-Kamp program offers exciting topics each day!  We’ll play games, explore nature, meet live animals, visit the new Da Vinci exhibit, and make crafts to take home.

Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $95                          Non-Member Price: $120

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Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $95                          Non-Member Price: $120

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Da Vinci I

June 25 – June 29
(For students entering 1st – 5th grades in fall of 2018.)
Take a journey of innovation, creativity, and wonder based on Leonardo da Vinci’s famed inventions. Interact with flying objects, create pieces of art, and use your imagination to make your own inventions. Join us as we bring Leonardo da Vinci to life!  Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain!

1st-2nd Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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1st-2nd Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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1st-2nd Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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3rd-5th Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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Da Vinci II

July 9 – July 13
(For students entering 1st – 5th grades in fall of 2018.)

Take a journey of innovation, creativity, and wonder based on Leonardo da Vinci’s famed inventions. Interact with flying objects, create pieces of art, and use your imagination to make your own inventions. Join us as we bring Leonardo da Vinci to life!  Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain!

1st-2nd Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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1st-2nd Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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1st-2nd Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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3rd-5th Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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Hands-on History at the Ham House

July 16 – July 20
(For students entering 1st – 5th grades in fall of 2018.)
Return to the days of yore at the Mathias Ham Historic Site!  We’ll bring history to life as we experience what Dubuque was like for the Native Americans and pioneers who settled here many years ago. This camp will take place at the Mathias Ham House.

1st-2nd Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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1st-2nd Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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1st-2nd Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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3rd-5th Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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Wings and Things

July 23 – July 27
(For students entering 1st – 5th grades in fall of 2018.)
From butterflies to birds, flying animals come in all shapes and sizes.  We’ll explore the NMRMA campus to observe many things with wings! Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain!

1st-2nd Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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1st-2nd Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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1st-2nd Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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3rd-5th Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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The Big Blue

July 30 – August 3
(For students entering 1st – 5th grades in fall of 2018.)
Make some waves with us as we spend a week discovering the secrets of the deep and the mysterious animals found beyond the water’s edge.  It will be fin-tastic! Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain!

1st-2nd Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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1st-2nd Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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1st-2nd Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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3rd-5th Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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Around the World

August 6 – August 10
(For students entering 1st – 5th grades in fall of 2018.)
Are you ready for a worldwide adventure?  We’ll explore cultural traditions, plants and wildlife, and modes of transportation from across the globe. Last day of this camp will take place at Mines of Spain!

1st-2nd Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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1st-2nd Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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1st-2nd Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $180                        Non-Member Price: $225

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3rd-5th Grade Morning Session              9 a.m. – Noon                    Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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3rd-5th Grade Afternoon Session           1 p.m. – 4 p.m.                  Member Price: $100                        Non-Member Price: $125

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Middle School Camp

Outdoor Odyssey

July 16 – July 20
(For students entering 6th – 8th grades in fall of 2018.)
Take summer camp to the next level!  This advanced camp will take middle school students on off-campus adventures throughout the Dubuque area.  Our week will conclude with a night among the fishes at the Museum & Aquarium.  You won’t want to miss this one!

Full Day Camp                   9 a.m. – 4 p.m.*                               Member Price: $250                        Non-Member Price: $275

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*Thursday begins at 9 a.m.; however, students will spend the night at the Museum & Aquarium that evening. Student pick up will be Friday at noon.