Cade Museum for Creativity & Invention

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Basic Information

Focus: STEM & STEAM leaning with an emphasis on creativity & invention
Director: Patty Lipka
Address: 811 South Main Street Gainesville, FL 32601
Phone Number: 3523718001

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Cade Museum for Creativity & Invention


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Additional Information

Ages/Grades: 6 and older - Creativity camps 6+ and Tech camps 9+
Camp Season: June 17 - July 26; additional three-day camps held during school breaks
Setting:

All camp programming takes place at the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention

Gender: Co-ed
Camp Capacity: Varies by camp option and age
Pricing: All camp programming takes place at the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention
Activities:

Creative Camps | Ages 6+

Science with a Twist! | June 17-21
Each day your student will be immersed in the lives of inventors, exploring their inventions from geology to biology and more!

Creative Chaos! | June 24-28
Be sure to roll up your sleeves for this creative camp! Students will be making their own inventions with a mix of science and art.
Plant and Insect Inventions! | July 15-19
There are so many stories to discover about inventions made involving plants and insects! Students will make their own insect repellant, stamps from stamps, and much more.
Let's Build! | July 22-26
Material science has never been more exciting as students discover building materials from the Earth and make their own. Explore comets (yes, you read that right), cement and kinetic sand in this camp you won't want to miss!
Tech Camps | Ages 9+
Girls Build the World! | June 17-21
Join our friends from Women in Electrical and Computer Engineering (WECE) at UF for some fun and exciting tech projects! Sorry boys, this is an all-girls engineering class.

Robots and Rovers! | July 8-12
Students will try their hand working with three types of robots. They will learn basic coding and building their own Arduino rover with a 3D printer!
Technology Buffet! | July 22-26
Students will enjoy the top tech activities The Cade has to offer in this exciting class! Activities include coding, cad, robotics, and more. Each student will bring home an Ozobot kit at the end of camp to continue the fun!

Additional Information:

Creative Camps | Ages 6+

Science with a Twist! | June 17-21
Each day your student will be immersed in the lives of inventors, exploring their inventions from geology to biology and more!

Creative Chaos! | June 24-28
Be sure to roll up your sleeves for this creative camp! Students will be making their own inventions with a mix of science and art.
Plant and Insect Inventions! | July 15-19
There are so many stories to discover about inventions made involving plants and insects! Students will make their own insect repellant, stamps from stamps, and much more.
Let's Build! | July 22-26
Material science has never been more exciting as students discover building materials from the Earth and make their own. Explore comets (yes, you read that right), cement and kinetic sand in this camp you won't want to miss!
Tech Camps | Ages 9+
Girls Build the World! | June 17-21
Join our friends from Women in Electrical and Computer Engineering (WECE) at UF for some fun and exciting tech projects! Sorry boys, this is an all-girls engineering class.

Robots and Rovers! | July 8-12
Students will try their hand working with three types of robots. They will learn basic coding and building their own Arduino rover with a 3D printer!
Technology Buffet! | July 22-26
Students will enjoy the top tech activities The Cade has to offer in this exciting class! Activities include coding, cad, robotics, and more. Each student will bring home an Ozobot kit at the end of camp to continue the fun!
Slogan: Our Mission The Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention's mission is to transform communities by inspiring and equipping future inventors, entrepreneurs, and visionaries.
Tags: summer day camp, stem, STEAM, day camp
Break Camps | Ages 10-14
Girls Build the World | November 23-25
Each day we theme our activities around the accomplishments of three pioneering inventors: Ada Lovelace's coding brilliance; Hedy Lamarr's acting and entrepreneurial spirit; and Margaret Knight's practical solutions to real world problems.
Link: https://38646.blackbaudhosting.com/38646/Girls-Build-the-World---Three-D...
Building Your Own Smart Home | December 21-23
Come design and fabricate your own dream house! Campers will harness and practice STEAM principles to design and build their own smart home using 3D printers, laser cutters, and artificial intelligence. No prior experience needed, just your imagination!
Link: https://38646.blackbaudhosting.com/38646/Building-Your-Own-Smart-Home---...
Music of the Spheres: The Sound of the Universe | December 28-30
An odyssey of space exploration, creativity, and music! This three-day voyage will see campers blend space exploration and philosophy and learn how music ties it all together. Join us as we rocket into a universe of mathematics, music, and fun!
Link: https://38646.blackbaudhosting.com/38646/Music-of-the-Spheres-The-Sound-of-the-Universe---Three-Day-Camp

Slogan: Our Mission The Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention’s mission is to transform communities by inspiring and equipping future inventors, entrepreneurs, and visionaries.