Pearson Field Education Center will host half-day winter break camps for youth in grades one through four. Kids will test their aeronautical skills at the whirly-gig table, and engineer structures with clothespins and craft sticks. Some other activities include building a wave bottle and making it rain in a jar.
The first session will run from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, Dec. 20, through Friday, Dec. 23, from 9 a.m. to noon. The second session will run from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, Dec. 27, through Friday, Dec, 30. The cost is $40 per day or $140 for four consecutive days. You can register your child for one or more days; classes will be capped at 20 students.
Register by calling 360-992-1815. Pearson Field Education Center is at 201A East Reserve St. in Vancouver, near Fort Vancouver. Pearson Field Education Center delivers experiential, aviation-based science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs for youth. It is open every Saturday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. for kids and families to enjoy free activities such as glider building, flight simulation, and other educational aviation fun.