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Questers Camp - Section II

Youth Science Institute - Vasona Lake County Park

Monday, August 3, 2015 - Friday, August 7, 2015
Vasona Lake County Park 333 Blossom Hill Rd. Los GatosCA  95032
Monday, August 3, 2015 - Friday, August 7, 2015
Vasona Lake County Park 333 Blossom Hill Rd. Los GatosCA  95032

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What's Included

Join us as YSI supports your quest for knowledge using hands-on science activities to discover interesting facts about the world around you. Discover how rocks are formed and practice rock sorting like a geologist. Take a closer look at snails and other animals with shells. Work as scientists to investigate spores and learn the mysteries behind mold by putting together an experiment to watch mold grow in a safe enclosed environment. As we move through our investigations extend your land-based quest and look to the sky and experiment with wind and learn the science of how clouds form. In addition to doing daily science activities we will have the opportunity to explore different park habitats, play games, and engage in fun craft projects. Questers Campers must have a date of birth prior to January 2012 and be able to use the bathroom independently.

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Are you looking for a fun and educational summer camp experience for your child in one of Santa Clara County’s regional parks? Look no further: The Youth Science Institute (YSI) is offering Summer Science Camps at our beautiful Vasona Lake County Park location in Los Gatos! 

YSI is a non-profit organization that has been inspiring an enthusiasm for science and a love of learning in the residents of Santa Clara County for over 60 years. Let YSI help your child to discover, think, and learn in a natural environment away from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Our inquiry-based, hands-on, Summer Science Camps promote science and playful experiences that foster the development of important social skills. In addition to science, each camp incorporates hiking, games, arts & crafts, and free play. Join us for Nature Sleuths, Radical Reptiles, Water World, Crime Solving Science, Phunky Physics, Innovative Engineering, and more!  Explore the world and the scientific method in our specialized Pre-K Camps.  Gain knowledge and confidence in our biking and fishing camps. 

Our weeklong day camps run June through August and are appropriate for children from Pre-K through entering 6th grade. For more information, visit our website 
http://www.ysi-ca.org or contact Melissa Carine at (408) 827-5507. Discover what makes YSI Summer Science Camps so special.  Online registration begins January 5, 2015. Hurry, our camps fill up fast. Reserve your spot today!

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