Science & Arts Vermont Summer Day Camps

OPEN HOUSE – Bellwether School
Wednesday, March 21st, 5:30 – 7pm
1186 South Brownell Rd, Williston,VT

Wednesday, March 21st, 11 am – 1 pm
Essex Junction, VT 

Leonardo Da Vinci is the inspiration for integrating science and art experiences at DaVinci Experience® where we bring science and art ALIVE for children. We explore exciting themes in depth through hands-on art activities, science experiments and outdoor games. Week long summer day camps for 4-13 year olds are available in Vermont and in Maine. Vermont’s summer day camps will be located in Williston, VT at Bellwether School, 1186 South Brownell Rd. and at Allen Brook School, 497 Talcott Road.

Our child-oriented curriculum encourages children to actively explore and experiment under the supervision of our certified teachers. Our experienced educators encourage critical thinking, problem solving and team building with an emphasis on safety and fun.

2012 Weekly Themes in Williston, VT.

Ancient Greece Camp

Discover the world of the ancient Greeks and the advances made in science and art! Do fun hands-on experiments with water and levers like Archimedes. Make Greek urns, pottery and jewelry. Learn about the art and architecture of Greece. Finish the week with Olympic Games at Allen Brook School for 8-13 yr. olds.

Crime Lab Camp

Learn how detectives solve crimes! Find fingerprints, analyze fibers and soil, and experiment with chromatography as you work with a team to solve mysteries at Bellwether School . Limited Enrollment for 8-13 yr. olds.

Critters & Creatures

Explore our local environment to learn about birds and other animals up close. Includes hands-on science experiments, art projects and outdoor fun and games for 8-13 yr. olds at Bellwether School.

Eyeballs & Goo- What’s Inside of You!

Experiment to find out how our bodies work and how to keep them healthy. Listen to hard working hearts, make models of lungs, learn how the senses work and much more. Discover hidden worlds inside the human body with a microscope! for 8-13 yr. olds at Bellwether School. top

Fantastic Flight

Explore the theories of flight as you send your kites and flying machines up, up and away! Experiment like Leonardo Da Vinci with lift, thrust and gravity at our Bellwether site. For 8-13 yr. olds. . top

Lightning, Lava & Landslides Camp

Construct a volcano, see why earthquakes quake, and make a tornado in a bottle! Explore severe weather patterns and make your own weather station equipment at our Bellwether School site! Limited Enrollment for 8-13 yr. olds.

Lost Civilizations

Journey back in time to ancient American empires! Play Maya games, make a Maya calendar wheel, create Aztec mosaic serpents, Aztec jewelry, Inca pottery and more as we learn about these advanced civilizations at our NEW Allen Brook School site. . Lots of art projects, painting outdoors and games for 8-13 yr. olds. top

Space Station Vacation

Discover what it would be like to live and work on a huge orbiting lab.Build your own space station model and try lots of hands-on experiments like the astronauts do at Bellwether School for 8-13 yr. olds. top

For hours and fees please refer to the Schedule page. Click on the Schedule page & scroll down to Vermont to see if there is a waiting list. top

For Two week summer programs for 4-8 year olds at Bellwether School: Bake IT! (June 18-29), Build IT! (July 9-20), Move IT! (July 23-Aug. 3) click on