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|July 2018||Full week|
Entering 6th grade or above and confident in sewing on a machine (made projects similar to Beginners/Masters before), OR has completed Beginners and Masters classes. A whole new array of projects from last year! This time we are making a matching outfit of a stretch knit top (“The Lark Tee”) and tiered elastic skirt, with accessories from the “Everyday Essentials” book - interfaced tote bag, lined pouch with curved zipper top, and zipper wallet with a snap. We will learn new techniques and sewing from measurements.
\Have an epic time at SkyCamp! Kids can have fun while staying active, with instructor-led activities like age-appropriate exercise and Ultimate Dodgeball. It's easy and hassle-free for parents: Drop 'em off and we'll make sure they have the best experience ever. Offered full and half day.
Entering 4th grade and above, and eagerness to learn sewing. A whole week of sewing to introduce young students to machine sewing! We focus on learning basic skills, and build on them as the week progresses making practical but fun projects perfect for beginners. By the end of the week the goal is that she/he will possess the knowledge and confidence to sew projects at home for gifts or themselves.
Camps are available Monday to Friday with 2 daily sessions to choose from: 9am-12pm and/or 1pm-4pm. There is a different Camp Theme every 2 weeks: Jungle Safari, Gymnastics, Ninja Training, Carnival & STEAM. During Camp, children will enjoy structured gym activities revolving around the theme, music/dancing, free play, arts/crafts, and snack time. You may sign up for all ten weeks or pick the amount of sessions that work for you and secure those dates in advance. If you want to drop in for the day, 2-day notice is required.
Looking for FUN indoor activities to beat the heat? Come to TUMBLES, the Newest, Cleanest & Air-Conditioned Indoor Learning Playground where kids can enjoy PLAYING in the GYM with lots of brand new equipment including trampoline, rock wall, ladder, gymnastics equipment & MORE! Please follow us on Facebook (@tumblesPrinceton) or view the calendar on our website (https://princeton.tumbles.net/calendar) for more details. Weekend hours: Will vary and be posted on our Facebook page prior to each weekend.
Have you ever wanted to write your own video games? Join us for this quick introduction to game programming. We will examine fundamental game design principles, then plan and program our games with GameMaker. Join us for this fun week long intro and catch the programming bug. Come see what you can create and share with your friends. Check out our afternoon electronics camp. Students signed up for both stay for lunch at camp. Please note that this camp's hours are 9:00am - 12:00pm. Check out the afternoon Introduction to Electronics session (1:00pm - 4:00pm) too! We offer extended care (early drop-off 8:00am) for an additional fee. You can sign up for extended care during camp registration.
Whether or not you are a programming novice or have tried your hand at coding, we are sure you will find something new in our SCRATCH programming class. Learn to use Scratch an interactive programming language and/or discover new things you can design with this incredibly flexible and powerful language. Create Animations, make your own video games and learn basic programming concepts. We will also be programming simple robots (LEGO WEDOs) time permitting. Students will be set up with their own personal accounts. Camp Hours are 9:00am-12:00pm. There is an early morning drop-off option. Students signed up for our afternoon camp should bring lunch and stay for the full day.
Looking for a FUN Indoor Playground for children ages 3 yrs and UP? Beat the Heat & come to TUMBLES to play in our Tumble Zone! Tumble Zone is a NEW, CLEAN & AIR-CONDITIONED 3-story indoor play structure allowing children to "Get Fit for the Fun of It" by climbing, jumping and utilizing lots of different activities within the structure. Parents can relax and watch their kids play while using our free Wifi to work or sit back & have some well-deserved "me time!" Please call or follow us on Facebook (@tumblesPrinceton) for more details.
Come play at Princeton Playspace’s state-of-the art indoor playground – the best in Central New Jersey! It’s 5,000 square feet of fun for children and adults! We pride ourselves on our cleanliness and friendliness! Princeton Playsapce was designed to support your child’s development every step of the way. We have activities ranging from active play to pretend play in order to keep your children entertained all day. This includes a jungle gym, pretend town, train table, construction area, infant/toddler area and more! In the words of Albert Einstein, "play is the highest form of research".
Soar through the skies in the Museum’s spacious Planetarium, featuring precision projection of more than 6000 stars. The largest planetarium facility in New Jersey features a Full Dome Video giving visitors the sensation of zooming through the Solar System and beyond. Featured shows: 10:00 am - Earth, Moon and Sun (all ages); 11:00am - Magic Tree House (suitable for preschool and up); and 1:00pm - Dark Universe (general audiences).
Come and enjoy interactive morning music with Miss Amy.
I scream, you scream, we all scream for Ice Cream.
What do iPads, PCs, cars, appliances have in common? They all rely on very similar, simple electronic components. Learn the basic physics behind electricity and how we use it. Then explore transistors, capacitors, resistors, learn to use bread boards. Our older students will try their hands at soldering and use this new knowledge to design circuits that light up, make noise, flash, and more! See how far you can push the envelope!
Have you ever wondered how batteries work? Do you know why an open switch doesn't let electricity through? Have you ever wanted to build a circuit, try conductive dough? Do you know what makes materials conductive? Join us as we learn about circuits, power and electrical energy. Simple circuits, electric toys, and alternate sources of electricity will be explored.
Come in and play on our play floor designed specifically for crawlers up to 5 years of age. Free play on our equipment and play floor in a safe and clean indoor play area. Open play Gym is free for all members. Drop in rates are available for non-members.
Here, the participant will have an extra opportunity to work on skills he or she has been learning in classes or reinforce skills already acquired. Instructors are on hand to provide guidance to all participants.
The Arts Council of Princeton, in partnership with the Princeton Shopping Center, presents the 2018 Summer Courtyard Concert Series. This summer’s performers include Dirk Quinn Band, Blawenburg Band, Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba, DCFusion, Trinidelphia, BRIZ and the Revival, Grace Little Band, Eco Del Sur, Octavia Blues Band, and Michael Austin. Bring a lawn chair or blanket, grab dinner in the shopping center and enjoy the free concert series every Thursday. Ample parking is available at the Princeton Shopping Center. Concerts are rain or shine. In the event of rain, concerts will be held in a covered area at the shopping center. For more information, visit artscouncilofprinceton.org or call 609.924.8777.
Join us for a FREE concert in the park! Free fun and Balloons for kids and dinner for purchase from area eateries! Our series is good old fashioned community, music and fun. This is summer like it should be!