Join us for Summer Camp at the AAMI!
For the first time ever, we are offer four different summer camps! 2nd-5th graders are welcome to join any (or all!) of the following camps, ranging in length from one week to two days to best fit your summer schedule.
Secrets. Danger. Freedom. Campers will learn wilderness survival skills, how to identify an Underground Railroad house, common secret codes, and about the freedom seekers who made their way through Iowa on the way to Canada. To learn more or enroll your student, download the Secrets of the Underground Railroad release form.. Secrets of the Underground Railroad is $60 per camper. Deadline extended! Sign up through July 7.
Virgil Powell was a fingerprint expert. Harriet Tubman was a spy. John Glover was the first African American to lead an FBI field office. Join us for this 2-day adventure where campers will learn to think like detectives, and not a moment to soon! There will be a crime to solve Tuesday afternoon… Can you figure our whodunit? To learn more or enroll your student, download the Solve It! Detective enrollment form. Solve It! Detective is $25 per camper.
At the turn of the 20th century, Buxton was a booming coal mining town in south central Iowa. By 1920, its population had virtually disappeared. We’ll learn more about this unique place in Iowa’s history through archaeology and artifacts, then bring Buxton back to life. To learn more or enroll your student, download the Solve It! Detective enrollment form. Solve It! Buxton is $25 per camper.
Return completed forms or direct questions to Michelle Poe via mail, fax, or email (Click here to view email address). A limited number of scholarships are available; contact Michelle for more information.