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CANCELED FOR SUMMER 2020

Campers will be involved in creating engaging learning experiences in science, literacy, math, and social studies. Using the LEGO Education in combination with these activities, students will be inspired to think critically, problem solve and be creative.

LEGO Camps Brochure

During camp, please visit the Lego camp blog to see pictures and learn more about the projects campers are working on.

NEW for 2020:  Families enrolling more than one child will receive a $25 discount on additional LEGO Camp registrations for siblings.  Please contact our office to register multiple siblings or mail/fax registrations together and note the discount request.  This discount is for LEGO camps only and is not available for online registration. 

Camp Information

  • Check-in will begin 15 minutes prior to each camp beginning.
  • The LEGO® kits are reused by the other campers. Your child will not take them home at the end of the camp session; however, as noted above, each camper will receive a take-home project.
  • Campers are to be picked up and signed out promptly at the conclusion of each camp, daily.

Instructor

Jon Davey, the project director for the Kid Architecture and LEGO Camps, is starting his 38th year of design teaching. He has experience at both the School of Architecture-University of Wisconsin and at the SIU Carbondale Architecture Studies and Interior Design Programs. As a teacher of architecture and design, he has been awarded department Teacher of the Year five times and college Teacher of the Year twice; Distinguished Faculty award twice and college Scholar of the Year. Davey has a special concern with inspiring young people to be creative and have fun while learning.

For questions regarding camp content, you may contact Jon personally by calling 618/453-3734 (office), 618/559-8931 (cell) or emailing jdavey@siu.edu. Professor Davey will be assisted by other instructors and assistants this summer. He will not be the instructor for all sessions.

Camp Requirement: The Camp Medical Release Form must be submitted to Conference and Scheduling Services at least five (5) business days prior to camp beginning in order for your child to attend.

Refund/Cancellation Policy: A refund, minus a $15 cancellation fee, will be issued if cancellation is received at least three weeks prior to the start of camp. At any time after that date, refunds will not be issued. Refunds will not be given to campers who voluntarily leave camp or to those sent home for disciplinary reasons.

Questions: Please call the Conference and Scheduling Services Office at 618/536-7751 or send an email to conferenceservices@siu.edu