Specialty Camps

Lego Camp

LEGO® Camps Mad Science Camps Fishing Camp Talk to the Camera
MFG Leadership Boot Camp Outdoor Climbing Camps Contact

Camps are over - will return summer 2018


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Play-Well TEKnologies

Provide an opportunity for creative expression, foster a greater appreciation of how things work, build problem-solving skills, and encourage the qualities of inquisitiveness, self reliance, and self confidence in children.

LEGO® Batman Gotham Gadgets (ages 5 - 6)

Take on Gotham’s villains by designing and building Batman’s favorite crime-fighting machines! Build the Bat Tumbler, craft a Batwing, and design your own Batcave, all out of LEGO®. Then use your projects to help save the city. Be the super-hero or super-heroine Gotham needs while learning how the world works through STEM concepts!Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center.

Lift Off using LEGO® (Young Astronauts) (ages 5 - 6)

Do you wish you could fly? Do you dream of breaking the sound barrier or landing on Mars? Then this camp is for you! Build LEGO® models of every kind of flying machine, from wings that flap like a bird’s, to P-51 Mustangs, Stealth Bombers, and NASA rockets. Then discover how real-world aircraft and spacecraft actually fly!. Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center

JediCraft Engineering with LEGO® (ages 5 - 6)

Young Jedi will explore worlds far, far away and engineering principles right in front of them. Defeat the Empire by designing and refining LEGO® X-Wings, R2-units, and settlements on far-flung edges of the galaxy. Imagination and engineering combine to create motorized and architectural projects such as energy catapults, shield generators and defense turrets. Location: Evergreen Fire Department Administration Building.

Batman Mechanics with LEGO® (ages 7 - 12)

Take on Gotham’s villains by designing and building Batman’s favorite crime-fighting machines! Infiltrate Arkham Asylum, build a Bat Cycle and fly your Batcopter. Then use your projects to help save the city. Be the super-hero or super-heroine Gotham needs while learning how the world works through STEM concepts!Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center.

LEGO® Bash’em Bots (ages 7 - 12)

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make a massive motorized LEGO® machine? Play-Well Engineering instructors guide students in this advanced camp, as they re-engineer standard LEGO® vehicles into mechanized machines that can traverse challenging obstacles, battle fellow bots, and take on Play-Well Instructors’ colossal creations. Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center.

Jedi Master Engineering with LEGO® (ages 7 - 12)

Young Jedi will explore worlds far, far away and engineering principles right in front of them. Defeat the Empire by designing and refining LEGO® X-Wings, R2-units, and settlements on far-flung edges of the galaxy. Imagination and engineering combine to create motorized and architectural projects such as energy catapults, shield generators and defense turrets. Location: Evergreen Fire Department Administration Building.

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Mad Science

Mad Science

Mad Science delivers a unique, hands-on science experiences for children that are as entertaining as they are educational.

Mad Science Phenomenon & Crazy Chem-Mystery (ages 6 - 11)

Take a walk on the wild side as we explore molecular madness, crazy chemistry and all kinds of radical reactions. Whip up potions, find out how chemicals react when mixed together, and use your skills as a chemist to discover the answers to secrets you’ve always wondered about.Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center.

Mad Science NASA - Journey into Space (ages 6 - 11)

Set your future space explorers on a trajectory from the Earth’s atmosphere to the outer reaches of the solar system! This hands-on program will bring them closer to the stars, planets, comets and more. Learn about living in space, getting away from gravity, looking for space phenomena, and participate in a rocket launch!Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center.

Mad Science Red Hot Robots (ages 8 - 12)

Investigate robotic fundamentals and build two ingenious robots to take home. Explore circuits, electricity, sensors, gears and advanced robotic applications. We will conduct experiments with several different robots and examine their potential uses in the future. Which of our creative campers will design tomorrow's robots? Could it be you? Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center.

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 Youth Fishing Camp

Youth Fishing Summer Day Camp

Evergreen Trout Unlimited (ETU) Fishing Camp provides expert instruction by ETU members on the basics and fun of fishing. ETU has been involved with teaching kids about trout and flyfishing i.e., running the 4th of the July Kid's Fishing Clinic at Evergreen Lake and organizing kids' fishing camps at the Buchanan Park Rec Center.

Youth Fishing Camp (ages 7 - 14)

Evergreen Trout Unlimited Fishing Camp provides expert instruction on the basics and fun of fishing: fly tying, elementary entomology (study of insects), rod handling, casting a fly and understanding proper angling ethics. Camp includes fishing on the Buchanan Ponds with a Evergreen Trout Unlimited member, a free T-shirt, fly box with flies, a picnic lunch, bottled water and soda. Rods and flies are also provided. Please dress for the weather so bring sunscreen, a hat, a raincoat, and sun glasses. Space is limited. Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center.

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 Talk to the Camera

Talk to the Camera

Students will develop a stronger sense of imagination, literacy, expression and communication through on camera conversations that reinforce a positive self-image.

Talk to the Camera - Web Wonders (ages 7 - 13)

Is your kiddo into making their own blogs, YouTube, lip sync and music videos? In this class kids learn how to design and perform age-appropriate social media content and become STARS of their own video! Location: Wulf Recreation Center.

Talk to the Camera - Mini Movie (ages 7 - 13)

3-2-1 ACTION! Want to make a movie? Are you ready to be the writer, director and movie star? It begins with a great idea, a written script, a cast of characters, a filming session and then, “That’s a wrap!” Location: Wulf Recreation Center.

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Miss Fit Girls

Join us for yoga, climbing and stand up paddleboarding and much more during this fun week of Boot Camp.

Leadership Boot Camp (ages 11 - 17)

Three days will be at the Buchanan Recreation Center and two days will be offsite (informed by instructor prior to camp). Dress in comfortable clothing - no jeans or flip flops. Bring water bottle and snack. Location: Buchanan Park Recreation Center.

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Outdoor Climbing

Intro to Outdoor Climbing Camp (ages 10 - 18)

Experience outdoor rock climbing on ropes at some of the best areas the Front Range has to offer. During this camp you will learn the techniques needed to climb outdoors as well as how to be a safe and responsible member of the outdoor community. Weather permitting. Camp will be held inside at Buchanan's climbing pinnacle in the case of inclement weather. Please wear appropriate clothing and footwear for a day in the mountains. Water, lunch, snack, and sunscreen are also needed. Hat and sunglasses are recommended. Location: Drop off and pick up Buchanan Park Recreation Center.

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Contacts

Kendra Lind Recreation Supervisor - Programs 720-880-1226 klind@eprd.co
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