Legos become engineering tools at camp. Photo courtesy of Play-Well-TEKnologies
Legos become engineering tools at camp. Photo courtesy of Play-Well-TEKnologies

STEM Summer Camps in Connecticut: Science, Coding, and Engineering Fun for Kids

Got a STEM-loving Connecticut kid? At these science, engineering, and coding summer camps across Connecticut, kids ranging in age from preschoolers to teens will have a chance to learn STEM principles, including environmental research, 3-D printing, Minecraft modding, and more. These camps keep problem-solving skills sharp over the summer, but for kids, these hands-on science camps are just plain fun.

Check out these STEM summer camps across the state, or take a look at our extensive Connecticut Summer Camp Guide and Summer Camp Directory for tons of options to fit any interest.

2021 note: All photos were taken at camps pre-COVID.

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Camp Invention At-Home Programs
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Camp Invention In-Person Programs
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iD Tech Camps at Fairfield University
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iD Tech Camps at Southern Connecticut State University
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iD Tech Camps at Wesleyan University
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iD Tech Camps at Trinity College
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The Connecticut Audubon Society Center at Fairfield

The Connecticut Audubon Society Coastal Center at Milford Point

Talcott Mountain Sciecne Center
Frank Stella’s Stars, A Survey
Aldrich Museum - 12:00 PM
Spring Foraging Forum
Institute for American Indian Studies - 1:00 PM
Earth Day Recyclable Art Workshop
Newtown Community Center - 1:00 PM
How to Grow Raspberries & Blueberries
Sherwood Island - 2:00 PM
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