Destination Science Camp
Cradle of Aviation Museum 1 Davis Ave. Garden City, NY 888-909-2822
Destination Science Camp. Nassau locations: Garden City, Locust Valley, Old Westbury, Plainview and Wantagh. Suffolk locations: Babylon, Centerport, Commack, Oakdale, Port Jefferson, Sayville, Setauket, Smithtown and Stony Brook.
Ages: K- 5 grade. Fees: $369 weekly, $738 two weeks, $1,077 three weeks, $1,436 four weeks. Early Bird Savings: Enroll by Feb. 29 and save $70 per week. Specialty: All-new programs include: Rocking Gizmos & Rolling Gadgets, Robot Mania & Mysterious Techno Detectives, Astronaut Training, Moon Mission 2014, Curious Creatures and The Grossology Zone.
Destination Science, which runs camps in five states, changes programs annually. This year, it's featuring a weeklong Astronaut Training Camp that will teach kids how NASA is handing some space travel over to entrepreneurs and what it's like in an outer space capsule, says program director Kathy Heraghty. Other new topics include the Ultimate Survival Zone, focusing on how organisms have survived over the years, and Wacky Robot Camp.Hours: Full-day Credit cards: Accepted Season: Summer