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Summer Camps for Rising 5th-8th Graders

REGISTRATION FOR 2018 CAMPS is now open.

The Dyer Observers Space Science Camps support middle-school students in their exploration of the worlds of science, math, engineering and technology, and opens up their minds to future career possibilities in these fields.

Please check out the camp brochure link below for more information on the camps. If your child has a strong interest in astronomy and space science and would like to be a part of the Dyer Observatory Space Science Camps, please download and fill out the application below.

Merit scholarships are not awarded, but financial aid is available to those students who demonstrate financial need. Please include a note with your application.

5th/6th GRADE CAMP DATES: JULY 16-20 (as of April 18 2018, the 5th/6th grade camp has only 5 spots left. You may contact us before submitting an application to be sure we are not full.)

7th/8th GRADE CAMP DATES: JULY 23-27 (As of April 18 2018, the 7th/8th grade camp has 12 spots left.)

Downloadable application: 2018-Space-Camp-app-ALL-pages

Downloadable flier: 2018-Summer-Camp-flier

We will post on this page when camps are full.

Questions may be directed to Alex. Rockafellar at