Summer Fun

Summer Fun, sponsored by National Grid, offers girls an exciting array of activities at our main centers in Albany & Schenectady! Girls will explore, discover and imagine as they engage in fun, interactive and hands-on science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) activities.

2018 Schenectady Summer Fun Sessions

Who: Girls entering Kindergarten through 8th grades
What: A spectacular 6 week Summer Fun program!
Where:
 962 Albany Street, Schenectady, NY

When: June 25th – August 3rd   9:00am – 5:00pm
Cost: $115 per week or $210 for 2 weeks if paid in advance.  Scholarships available on a limited basis and the discount does NOT apply.

Session 1 (June 25 – June 39): “Baking with Chemistry” – Girls will investigate the basics of Chemistry as they bake delicious goods.

Session 2 (July 2-3 & July 5-6):  “Girls enCourage”- Based on one of National’s curriculums, girls will be introduced to nontraditional activities and adventures. Activities promote fitness training, team building, and athletic participation.

Session 3 (July 9 – July 13): Headed for Greatness” – Have you ever wanted to be a firefighter, an EMT, a law enforcement officer, a scientist, something in media production? Girls will explore many different career possibilities.

Session 4 (July 16 – July 20): Space and Beyond” – What is StarX and Falcon Heavy? Explore the universe, galaxies, stars, solar system, and beyond.

Session 5 (July 23- July 27): Construct It” – This week, girls will be doing multiple hands-on activities that demonstrate different types of construction work including architecture and engineering

Session 6 (July 30- August 4): Around the World in 5 Days” – Each day a different country is explored. The girls will learn about language, fashion, customs, and food of the world.

 

 

2018 Albany Summer Fun Sessions

Who: Girls entering Kindergarten through 8th grades
What: A spectacular 6 week Summer Fun program!
Where:
 301 Washington Ave, Albany, NY

When: July 9th – August 18th 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Cost: $115 per week or $210 for 2 weeks if paid in advance.  Scholarships available on a limited basis and the discount does NOT apply.

Session 1 (July 9 – July 13): Headed For Greatness” – Have you ever wanted to be a firefighter, an EMT, a law enforcement officer, a scientist, something in the media? Girls will explore many different career possibilities.

Session 2 (July 16 – July 20): Space and Beyond” – What is StarX and Falcon Heavy? Explore the universe, galaxies, stars, solar system, and beyond.

Session 3 (July 23 – July 27): Construct It” – This week, girls will be participating in hands-on activities that demonstrate different types of construction work including architecture and engineering

Session 4 (July 30 – August 3): Around the World in 5 Days” – Each day a different country will be explored. The girls will learn about language, fashion, customs, and food of the world.

Session 5 (August 6 – August 10): “Baking With Chemistry” – Girls will investigate the basics of Chemistry as they bake delicious goods.

Session 6 (August 13 – August 17): “Girls enCourage” – Based on one of National’s curriculums, girls will be introduced to nontraditional activities and adventures. Activities promote fitness training, team building, and athletic participation.

 


 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Registration for summer programs begins in early spring! Scholarships are available on a first-come, first-served limited basis for our summer programs. Scholarship applications are included with the regular registration form. A copy of your most recent tax return must be submitted with the registration form.

Click Here for the Schenectady Summer Fun Application

Click Here for the Albany Summer Fun Application

There are two ways to register:

  • When registration opens bring your registration form and payment to either the Albany site between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. or Schenectady site between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on regular business days.
  • Mail your form and payment to 962 Albany Street, Schenectady, NY 12307, Attn: Summer Registration.
  • Registration forms are available at both the Albany and Schenectady sites. For more information, please call 518-374–9800

Summer Fun!