Due to public health efforts to contain COVID-19, the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum are temporarily closed until April 20 or later.
Creation Museum members save $15!
Registration for Explore Camps will be opening in January.See Dates and Pricing
And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. (Colossians 3:17, ESV)
Teach Me Automation will help you discover the world of automation as you learn technology principles, solve problems, and conquer challenges creatively on a team. The mission of Teach Me Automation is to glorify God by teaching and explaining the principles, patterns, and precepts of automation to those who wish to learn them by expressing these principles through the lens of God as our creator and sustainer. Teach Me Automation strives for excellence in all that they do, seeking to exhibit the fruits of the spirit in practical ways through their interactions with others. During this 3-day STEM event, the TMA hands-on automation lab portion will introduce the students to the basic concepts of automation. This will include using a digital multimeter to understand some basic electrical concepts. With a basic understanding of electricity, the students will progress through labs stations building small automation projects. These projects include blinking LED lights, using a stepper and servo motor, controlling devices with a joystick and so much more. Although most of the projects run in conjunction with a generic version of an Arduino and computer scripts or programs, no prior programming experience is required or expected. All in all, the STEM fields will be explored using fun and interactive automation technology.
Open to students who have completed fourth grade through high school.
This full day program is scheduled from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
You can find answers to common questions on the Explore Camps FAQ page.
The cost for Creation Museum members is $160 per student, or $175 per student for non-members. Open to students in fourth grade through high school. Space is limited. To complete your child’s registration for the camp, present these forms upon arrival.
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations requested more than 6 weeks before the camp date will result in a full refund less a $50 fee per camper. There is no refund for cancellations less than six weeks before the camp date.