Summer Discovery Camps

Discover a summer of exploration, creativity, and fun in White Bear Lake! Join our exclusive series of 4-day camps, each blending history, science, arts, and hands-on activities. From exploring historic houses to unraveling forensic science mysteries, there’s something for young explorers entering grades 3rd through 6th. Get ready to ignite curiosity, foster creativity, and make lasting memories this summer!

Week 1 (June 17 – June 20): Echoes of the Past at The Historic Fillebrown House

Week 2 (June 24 – June 27): Architectural Marvels and Civic Engagement at The White Bear Town Hall

Week 3 (July 8 – July 11): Discovery Through Time at The White Bear Lake Armory

Why Join Us?

  • Educational Fun: Each camp blends learning with fun.
  • Creative Exploration: Activities spark creativity and problem-solving.
  • Lasting Memories: Campers leave with memories and friendships.
  • Ignite Curiosity, Foster Creativity, Build Memories!

All materials will be provided as well as a small snack break during the day. All participants are asked to bring a water bottle each day.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to give your child a summer filled with exploration, learning, and fun. Spaces are limited – secure your spot today and watch your child embark on an adventure they’ll never forget!

Week 1: Echoes of the Past at The Historic Fillebrown House

  • Dates: June 17th – 20th
  • Time: 9:00 AM – Noon
  • Age: Going into grades 3rd – 6th
  • Cost: $200 for early bird, $240 for regular registration*

Special Features: Guided tours, storytelling, trade games, boat building, and musical instrument crafting.

Culminating Experience: Students will give their parents a special tour of the Fillebrown House!

All materials will be provided including a small snack during the day. Please have campers bring a water bottle each day.

 

Week 2: Architectural Marvels and Civic Engagement at The White Bear Town Hall

  • Dates: June 24th – 27th
  • Time: 9:00 AM – Noon
  • Age: Going into grades 3rd – 6th
  • Cost: $200 for early bird, $240 for regular registration*

Special Features: Hands-on building projects, election simulation, design your amusement park ride, pollinator-friendly activities.

Culminating Experience: Students will engage in a democratic process simulation.

All materials will be provided including a small snack. Please have campers bring a water bottle each day.

Week 3: Discovery Through Time at The White Bear Lake Armory

  • Dates: July 8th – 11th
  • Time: 9:00 AM – Noon
  • Age: Going into grades 3rd – 6th
  • Cost: $200 for early bird, $240 for regular registration*

Special Features: Time capsules, forensic science adventure, ice castle construction, “Antiques Roadshow” family history day. All materials will be provided. Snack provided as well!

Culminating Experience: Students will share their family’s legacy.

All materials will be provided including a small snack. Please have campers bring a water bottle each day.

 

*Early bird pricing will end May 1. Financial assistance is available in part through a grant from the Greater White Bear Lake Community Foundation. Contact Rheanna@whitebearhistory.org for more information.