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Camps & Learning Opportunities

Find camps for middle and high school students, plus camps and conferences for adults.

For Students

Young girl sitting in a car.

Transportation: Nitro X

June 11, 2022 at Dakota County Technical College. For middle and high school students. Campers work on remote controlled cars. They learn how vehicles work, build confidence with technical skills, work in teams to develop life and employability skills, gain exposure to industry by going on tours, and have fun showing off their skills with a race at the end of the week.

Students and volunteers handling a hedgehog.

Science: Summer Academy for Environmental, Food and Agricultural Sciences

Summer 2022 dates to be announced. For students entering grades 10-12. Explore environmental, food and agricultural sciences: Practice hands-on wildlife & forestry management, learn small animal care, make cheese & discover food science. Wear waders, catch frogs, play in the dirt!

Young girls practicing welding.

STEAM: Expanding Your Horizons

Summer 2022 date to be announced. for girls entering grades 6-8. Students interact with positive women who are active role models in science, technology, engineering, agricultural and mathematics-related fields (STEAM). The full-day event offers fun, hands-on learning experiences while introducing them to the exciting world of STEAM careers.