STEM Classes

Continue to check our website frequently for additional programs to be posted. Children attending CCE/JWR programs must be fully toilet trained, able to self-feed, and behave in such a way that they do not pose a harm to self or others.

Our programming is required to follow state Covid guidelines. Click HERE for more information

The following guidelines will be required: 

  • Each child must bring their own mask, and wear it during camp.
  • Instructors will check kids in and out of class curbside. If your child has had the following symptoms in the past 24 hours we ask that you do not bring them to class: a fever of 100.4 or higher, a cough, sore throat, shortness of breath OR been exposed to COVID-19 in the past two weeks.
  • If your child, or any other family member, has been sick, PLEASE stay home for the well being of others.
  • No parents will be allowed in the building.
  • Each child must bring their own water bottle and snack daily. Drinking fountains will not be accessible. 
  • Children will be encouraged to socially distance themselves from others.
  • Hand washing or sanitizing will be required.

Our goal is to offer safe classes for our community. Thank you for adhering to these guidelines.


Brixology!

Grades: 2-5

Join this five week Mad Science Engineering program featuring Lego BRICKS! Topics include: Aerospace, Vehicles, Carnivals, Bridges and Machines. For more information regarding topics go to MadScience.org.

Wednesdays, October 6-November 3 (Code: 1122-21)
Woodburn Elementary School   /   12:10-2:10 p.m.
Mad Science Staff
Fee: $135

Wednesdays, October 6-November 3 (Code: 1123-21) This Class is Full
Lacamas Lake Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 p.m.
Mad Science Staff
Fee: $135

Wednesdays, November 10-December 15 (no 11/24) (Code: 1147-21)
Grass Valley Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 p.m.
Mad Science Staff
Fee: $135

Wednesdays, November 10-December 15 (no 11/24) (Code: 1151-21)
Prune Hill Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 p.m.
Mad Science Staff
Fee: $135

Register Here

Lego Jr.

Grades: K-1

Design your masterpiece, and then create it! Each day your architect will be given a building project that they must first design using graph paper, and then build with Legos. Call our office to be put on a wait list (360) 833-5544.

Wednesdays, October 6-November 3 (Code: 1014-21) This Class is Full
Zellerbach Admin. Center (ZAC)   /   1:00-3:00 PM
Instructors: YMCA Staff
Fee: $70
Busing is available to Zellerbach Admin. Center (ZAC) from Camas elementary schools.

Wednesday, November 10-December 15 (no class 11/24) (Code: 1135-21)
Dorothy Fox Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 PM
Instructors: YMCA Staff
Fee: $70
Busing is NOT available to Dorothy Fox from other schools.

Register Here

Lego Engineering

Grades: 2-5

Lego Engineering is challenging and fun! Students will build machines with motors and learn about gears and pulleys. They will follow printed directions to make cars that drive and robots that move. Call our office to be put on a wait list (360) 833-5544.

Wednesdays, October 6-November 3 (Code: 1017-21) This Class is Full
Zellerbach Admin. Center (ZAC)   /   1:00-3:00 PM
YMCA Staff
Fee: $75
Busing is available to Zellerbach Admin. Center (ZAC) from Camas elementary schools.

Wednesday, November 10-December 15 (no class 11/24) (Code: 1135-21)
Dorothy Fox Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 PM
Instructors: YMCA Staff
Fee: $75
Busing is NOT available to Dorothy Fox from other schools.

Register Here

Mad Science

Chemical Clues

Grades: K-5, What do you picture when I say "scientist"? Do you see a person in a white lab coat, protective goggles, and a table full of bubbling beakers and foaming flasks? In this program students will take an in-depth look at the chemical world while learning about and practicing lab safety. The experiments continue with student take-home projects. Topics: Lab Works, pH Phactor, Glow Show, Chem in a Flash, Che-Mystery. Enjoy these safe and engaging activities that have been kid-tested and approved.

Wednesdays, October 6-November 3 (Code: 1022-21) This Class is Full
Dorothy Fox Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 PM
Mad Science Instructors
Fee: $135

Wednesdays, October 6-November 3 (Code: 1023-21) This Class is Full
Grass Valley Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 PM
Mad Science Instructors
Fee: $135

Wednesdays, October 6-November 3 (Code: 1021-21) This Class is Full
Prune Hill Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 PM
Mad Science Instructors
Fee: $135

Wednesdays, November 10-December 15 (no class 11/24) (Code: 1138-21)
Lacamas Lake Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 PM
Mad Science Instructors
Fee: $135

Wednesdays, November 10-December 15 (no class 11/24) (Code: 1139-21)
Woodburn Elementary   /   12:10-2:10 PM
Mad Science Instructors
Fee: $135

Wednesdays, November 10-December 15 (no class 11/24) (Code: 1140-21)
Zellerbach Admin. Center (ZAC)   /   1:00-3:00 PM
Mad Science Instructors
Fee: $135
Busing is available to ZAC from Camas elementary schools.

Register Here