Summer Camps

SCIENCE-BASED, HANDS-ON, FUN-FILLED

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.
CURRENT EVENTS

june, 2019

01jun10:00 am2:00 pmEvent OverSaturday Kayak RentalRent a kayak for use on our shallow pond!

01jun7:30 pm9:30 pmCarolina Skies Astronomy Club Meeting

08jun10:00 am2:00 pmEvent OverSaturday Kayak RentalRent a kayak for use on our shallow pond!

10jun(jun 10)7:30 am14(jun 14)5:30 pmEvent OverSpace is the Place CampSpace science centered week of summer camp

14jun5:00 pm8:00 pmEvent OverLittle Trip Down the Little ContentneaA kayak excursion down the Little Contentnea Creek

15jun10:00 am2:00 pmEvent OverSaturday Kayak RentalRent a kayak for use on our shallow pond!

17jun(jun 17)7:30 am21(jun 21)5:30 pmEvent OverSpace is the Place CampSpace science centered week of summer camp

22jun10:00 am2:00 pmEvent OverSaturday Kayak RentalRent a kayak for use on our shallow pond!

22jun10:00 am3:00 pmEvent OverPaddle the Contentnea Kayak ExcursionA 7 mile trip down the Contentnea Creek

24jun(jun 24)7:30 am28(jun 28)5:30 pmGo Wild Summer CampA wildlife biology based week of science summer day camp

28jun5:00 pm8:00 pmBeginners Paddle in the PondAn opportunity for beginners to get comfortable kayaking

28jun8:30 pm10:30 pmEvent CancelledStarry NightPlanetarium Show & Observatory Session

29jun10:00 am2:00 pmSaturday Kayak RentalRent a kayak for use on our shallow pond!

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