K-1st Grade Summer Camps

Check out these exciting and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) one day and multi day camps.

Register for any camp program before June 1, 2017 and receive a 10% discount. YEP Supervised Lunch is not eligible for the 10% discount.

Registration via Internet closes three days prior to first day of camp. Registration via phone or in person remains open until first day of camp.

Contact Stacey Shrewsbury at (309) 268-8701 or email stacey.shrewsbury@heartland.edu for more information about summer camps.


Life as a Martian Camp
Monday - Wednesday, July 10-12, 2017/9am-12pm, or

Monday - Wednesday, July 31-August 2, 2017/9am-12pm
$90/child

Take a journey to Mars as you make projects, explore hands-on science activities and play games to learn what you need to know about living on the Red Planet. Together we will make our own space food, use the power of our breath to create maps of craters, trap a dust storm in a bottle and more!  Light snacks will be provided, but if you have food allergies please bring your own snack.

Click here to register for July10-12, 9am-12pm.        
Click here to register for July 31-Aug 2, 9am-12pm.


Food Fight: Kitchen Science Camp
Thursday, July 13, 2017/9am-12pm, or

Thursday, August 3, 2017/9am-12pm
$30/child

See what science has to do with your kitchen as you explore fun projects, experiments and tricks you can do with food.  Make raisins dance, use density to create your own lava lamp and even mix up your own astronaut food!  Light snacks will be provided, but if you have food allergies please bring your own snack.

Click here to register for July 13, 9am-12pm.
Click here to register for August 3, 9am-12pm.


Storybook Science
Camp Friday, July 14, 2017/9am-12pm, or

Friday, August 4, 2017/9am-12pm
$30/child

Use the magic of fiction to get you thinking like a scientist! Together in this camp we'll read a variety of exciting stories together - and then we'll bring them to life through hands-on science activities related to the themes of the books. Light snacks will be provided, but if you have food allergies please bring your own snack.

Click here to register for July 14, 9am-12pm.
Click here to register for August 4, 9am-12pm.

Contact Us

Challenger Learning Center
1500 W. Raab Rd.
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8700
Fax: 309-268-7984
Emailclc@heartland.edu 

Stacey Shrewsbury

Lead Flight Director
Phone: 309-268-8701
Email:
Stacey.Shrewsbury@heartland.edu

Susan Evens

Flight Director
Phone: 309-268-8704
EmailSusan.Evens@heartland.edu

Libby Torbeck

Flight Director
Phone: 309-268-8702
EmailLibby.Torbeck@heartland.edu

Crystal Johnson

Program Assistant
Phone: 309-268-8374
EmailCrystal.Johnson@heartland.edu

Jenna Brewer

Registration & Records Assistant
Phone: 309-268-8707
EmailJenna.Floyd@heartland.edu