BEAM TEAM SUMMER DAY
Weeklong Day Camps for Ages 11-13
July 9-August 31, 2018
LOCATION: Brooklyn New School, 610 Henry St, Brooklyn!
Beam Team Design Challenges & Collaborative Projects
Beam Teamers will work in small groups to develop and prototype projects based on the weeks surprise challenge while learning technical, artistic, and design skills with the guidance of our skilled instructors.
Over the course of the week, Beam Teamers will gain collaborative problem-solving experience and build their self-confidence in project design, all in a space designed to foster communication, teamwork.
Tools and materials available to Beam Team - woodworking and power tools, laser cutter, 3d printer, computers, electronics, soldering irons, casting supplies, textiles, yarn, paper, cardboard, paint, and more!
Examples of past Beam Team Projects:
GAME DESIGN CHALLENGE: Game pieces designed on Tinkercad, printed with the 3D printer, cast in silicone and resin and embellished with electronics; musical pinball; interactive multiplayer card games, board games, and target games
TELECOMMUNICATION DESIGN CHALLENGE: PVC acoustics such as a piano, tubulum, and vuvuzelas; custom built speakers; spring loaded launchers; analog drawing machines; headphones; and a spy kit.
Dates and Times Weeklong camps July 9 - August 31, 9:00 AM-4:30 PM, Monday-Friday, with drop-off beginning at 8:00 AM and pick up until 5:30 PM included.
Cost Tuition is $625 for one week, $600/week for two weeks, $575/week for three weeks, or $550/week for four or more weeks. There is an early discount of $25 per week if you sign up before February 1. A $250 non-refundable deposit per week is due at registration. Siblings qualify for multi-week discount, ie if you're signing 2 kids up for 1 week, you get the 2-week price, etc!
Location Weeks 1-7 are at the Brooklyn New School, 610 Henry St, Brooklyn. Week 8 is at the Beam Center, 60 Sackett St, Brooklyn. Both locations are in Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn.
Details Kids bring their own lunches, and Beam provides two snacks each day. Got a question or looking for a sample schedule? Try the BEAM TEAM FAQ!
Getting to Camp For campers taking the subway, we offer free walking service to and from the F/G at Carroll Street (2nd Place exit). SIGN UP FOR FREE WALKING SERVICE HERE!
To Register Scroll down to see registration options; You will see the Multi-week option first, and single week options below that. Use the multi-week option if you wish to register for more than one week and the option below each week's description if you only want to register for one week. Select your payment option from the drop down menu, and click "add to cart". You'll be prompted to enter your child's info, your contact info, and select which weeks you want. Then, scroll up and click on the cart icon in the upper right hand corner to complete payment. Email email@example.com with any issues!
By registering your child for BEAM TEAM Summer Day Camp, you agree to all TERMS OF SERVICE.
SIGN UP FOR BEAM TEAM BELOW
To register and pay, select your number of weeks, age group, and payment option. A non-refundable deposit of $250 is due with registration. Registration must be completed by Parent/Guardian. Pricing:
- 1 Week: $625 total
- 2 Weeks: $600 per week / $1200 total
- 3 Weeks: $575 per week / $1725 total
- 4 Weeks: $550 per week / $2200 total
By registering your child for Summer Day, you agree to Beam Center's TERMS OF SERVICE. Don't see the option you're looking for? Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This activity is not sponsored or endorsed by the New York City Department of Education or the City of New York.