Summer Camps


Participants in our summer camps learn through investigation and experimentation with their surroundings. Young scientists gain skills to jump start their interest and careers in science. Topics vary; click below to learn more!

Welcome to A Time For Science!
Explore nature, do science, and have fun! Through our exhibits, programs, and field experiences, we provide visitors with opportunities to get up close and personal with science and nature.
Greenville Science Center 729 Dickinson Ave. Greenville NC 27834 Wednesday-Friday: 12pm – 5pm Saturday: 10am – 2pm                         252-364-2862
Grifton Nature & Science Center 949 Contentnea Ln. Grifton, NC 27530 Daily: Sunrise to Sunset

Greenville Science Center

729 Dickinson Avenue • Greenville, NC • (252) 364-2862 Our science learning center and museum located in the heart of Greenville offers exhibits, science camps, and public programs to ignite Eastern North Carolina’s interest in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) in an educational and fun way!

Grifton Nature & Science Center

949 Contentnea Lane • Grifton, NC • (252) 364-2862 Our Grifton location features 400 acres land in southern Pitt County and offers hiking, camping, and kayaking adventures. The Grifton Nature & Science Center is also home to the Chia-Yu Li Planetarium and the Kitty and Max Joyner Observatory.

july, 2019

06jul10:00 am2:00 pmEvent OverSaturday Kayak RentalRent a kayak for use on our shallow pond!

08jul(jul 8)7:30 am12(jul 12)12:30 pmEvent OverLego Robotics Half Day CampA Robotics summer camp for rising 5th-8th graders

08jul(jul 8)7:30 am12(jul 12)5:00 pmEvent OverGo Wild Summer CampA wildlife biology based week of science summer day camp

15jul(jul 15)7:30 am19(jul 19)12:30 pmSold Out!Jr Robotics Summer Half Day CampA robotics camp for beginners rising to 2nd,3rd, or 4th grade

15jul(jul 15)7:30 am19(jul 19)5:30 pmGrowing Minds Summer CampA plant-based week of science summer day camp

20jul7:00 pm10:00 pmStarry Night: Apollo 11

22jul(jul 22)7:30 am26(jul 26)12:30 pmAdvanced Robotics Half Day CampAn advanced robotics summer camp

22jul(jul 22)7:30 am26(jul 26)5:30 pmGrowing Minds Summer CampA plant-based week of science summer day camp

25jul9:00 amRibbon Cutting Ceremony

27jul11:00 am2:00 pmSummer Planetarium Shows

29jul(jul 29)7:30 am02aug(aug 2)5:30 pmGoing Green Summer CampA summer day camp focused on sustainability.