Camps and After School Programs

After School Classes at the Great Lakes Research Center

April 1 – May 13, 2019, 6 sessions ~ 4:00-5:30 p.m.
Hands-on explorations for Gr. 1-2, Gr. 3-5 and Gr. 6-8  students taught by Michigan Tech science & engineering students and staff

(Registration Now Open!)

Register Here!


Gr. 1-2 Human Body Mondays 4:00 -5:30 (no class on April 22nd)

Use science and engineering to explore the human body from taste and healthy eating, to muscles, skin and the importance of exercise for healthy hearts.



Gr. 3-5 Go Fish! Tuesdays 4;00 – 5:30

Investigate all about fish, from what they eat and how they behave, to where they live.  Learn how to cast, tie knots and the science and ecology behind this fun activity.


Gr. 6-8 Taste of Tech  Mondays 4:00 -5:30 (no class on April 22nd)

Explore what Michigan Tech has to offer!  Students will visit a variety of labs across campus to learn about some really cool research and get to meet the scientists and engineers behind the scenes! Find out about engineering sets at the Rosza, a stream dynamics lab, and more!


Cost:Gr. $90/student

Pay by credit card by clicking this link:  Payments

Please register online:  2019 Spring Registration  by Thursday, March 28th

(Your space is not reserved until payment has been received. Minimum of 10.)

Questions?  Call 487-3341 or email:

Houghton Elementary School bus will drop off students at the GLRC by 3:45 pm. Transportation from Houghton Elementary will be provided by Lamers at no additional cost!