Discovery Time Camps

NEW2Discovery Time Preschool Camps (Ages 3-6, 9am – 1 pm, $10 Activity fee) offered at Frying Pan Park:  In our new Discovery Time camps, theme-based activities such as games, crafts, and special projects along with outdoor fun help children discover the wonders of science. STEM inspired to encourage discovery and learning along with fun in the outdoors. Bring snack, lunch and drink daily.  A $10 activity fee is due on the first day.  Children must be potty trained.  Call us for more information (703) 689-3104.

Theme choices include:

  • Discovery Time: Above & Beyond STEAM
  • Discovery Time: Cooking Around the World
  • Discovery Time: Art & Artists
  • Discovery Time: Rocks & Minerals

See descriptions and registration links below

Discovery Time: Above & Beyond STEAM: Each day campers learn about STEAM through hands-on projects and tasks centered on science, technology, engineering, arts, and math. Come ready to explore a new focus and theme each day. Campers will develop their ideas of innovation and critical thinking.
Theme Park Start Date Fee Register
Above & Beyond STEAM Frying Pan 7/8 199
Frying Pan 7/22 199
Discovery Time: Cooking Around the World: Grab your apron…no passport needed! Come with us on a tour of the world by exploring and creating foods from different countries. Each day campers will cook/bake mini meals and snacks in our kitchen while learning about the different countries.
Theme Park Start Date Fee Register
Cooking Around the World Frying Pan 6/17 199
Frying Pan 7/15 199
Frying Pan 8/5 199
Discovery Time: Art & Artists: All NEW curriculum – Learn about popular artists past and present – such as Andy Warhol!  Campers emulate their unique techniques to paint, draw or create their own masterpieces! Paired with other activities and outdoor fun, this camp appeals to children of all ages. Camp concludes with an Art Show!
Theme Park Start Date Fee Register
Art & Artists Frying Pan 6/24 199
Frying Pan 8/12 199

Discovery Time: Rocks & Minerals: Join us in this STEM inspired camp for a hands-on experience discovering all about rocks and minerals. Create and learn about different types of rocks – sedimentary, metamorphic, and igneous. Get ready to crack open a geode and find what is inside!
Theme Park Start Date Fee Register
Rocks & Minerals Frying Pan 7/29 199