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Summer Camps/Youth Classes

Find youth programs, events and summer camps for kids and teens. Each section shows the next several events. To find more, checkout the calendar on the main Events page or use the search box to filter events by key words.

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Questions about an events: Email makerschooladmin@nova-labs.org

Upcoming events

    • 26 Jul 2021
    • 12:30 AM (EDT)
    • 30 Jul 2021
    • 4:30 PM (EDT)
    • Nova Labs, 1916 Issac Newton Sq West, Reston, VA (Woodshop and Metalshop)
    • 0
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    Go from 80 to 220-grit in this bootcamp for budding makers. Teens will learn how to safely use woodworking & metalworking equipment to make beautiful, functional objects from cutting boards to furniture to art. Taught by experienced educator-makers, this is the premier camp for teens to learn wood and metalshop skills.

    Teen Camp

    • 26 Jul 2021
    • 12:30 AM (EDT)
    • 30 Jul 2021
    • 4:30 PM (EDT)
    • Nova Labs, 1916 Issac Newton Sq West, Reston, VA (The Studio)
    • 2
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    Taught by experienced artist-educators, teen artists will learn the fundamentals of drawing, painting, jewelry-making and so much more in the newly renovated Nova Labs Studio. Projects and techniques will vary.

    Teen Camp

    • 26 Jul 2021
    • 9:30 AM (EDT)
    • 30 Jul 2021
    • 2:30 PM (EDT)
    • Nova Labs, 1916 Issac Newton Sq West, Reston, VA (Project Room)
    • 0
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    In this camp, your child will design, build, and tinker their way through a number of challenges to help the local environment. Kids will design the best fan for a windmill, build solar powered cars, and design biospheres for inhospitable terrain. A great camp for the budding scientist in your life! This camp also provides many literacy, math, and outdoor enrichment activities for your young maker. A fun educational camp, this day will also include literacy, math, outdoor and social activities for your child.

    4-6 Camp

    • 26 Jul 2021
    • 9:30 AM (EDT)
    • 30 Jul 2021
    • 2:30 PM (EDT)
    • Nova Labs, 1916 Issac Newton Sq West, Reston, VA (Dragon Fire Classroom)
    • 0
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    This camp is all about LEGO worlds: amusement parks, space exploration, superhero cities. Your child will become a master builder and learn basic mechanics with the Lego Boost & WeDo sets. A fun educational camp, this day will also include literacy, math, outdoor and social activities for your child.

    K-3 Camp

    • 26 Jul 2021
    • 6:00 PM (EDT)
    • 30 Jul 2021
    • 9:00 PM (EDT)
    • Nova Labs, 1916 Issac Newton Sq West, Reston, VA
    • 4
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