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1701 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-224-8300
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HOURS: Mon-Sat: 10 am – 6 pm Sun: 12 pm – 6 pm

Closed on Jan. 1, July 4, the week after Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Dec. 25. We close at 2 pm on Dec. 24 and 31.


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Youth Apprentice Program 2019

The Youth Apprentice Program is full. Thank you for your interest.

Be inspired and empowered!  Become a Maker, not just a user. Learn about different types of engineering and technology. Learn to use some really cool tools. Create solutions to real-world problems. Meet a variety of STEM professionals, including people who solve problems for a living!

Summer apprentice program for ages 12-15.

Learn the ins and outs of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) in a collaborative, inquiry-based environment. Explore STEM topics in depth, and put your understanding to the test through experimentation. Plus, learn facilitation skills through practice in summer camps.

Class Dates/Times

June 10-28 or July 8-26
Monday – Friday, 8:45 am – 4:00 pm

Fee

The fee for the three-week program is $597 for non-members, $525 for Explora members. Financial assistance may be available. Please call 224-8312 to discuss options.

Optional before care and after care are available from 8 am – class start and 4-5:30 pm each day for $5 per child per morning or afternoon.

Expectations
  • Apprentices should have an interest in science, engineering, and/or math and will be expected to attend the majority of classes as activities will build on each other.
  • After application, there will be an interview. After interview, registration will be completed.  
  • Apprentices must bring their own lunch each day.
Youth Apprentices can expect to:
  • Enhance your understanding of STEM through project-based explorations.
  • Discover what it means to be a scientist or an engineer through field trips.
  • Develop job skills like critical thinking, collaboration, and problem-solving through project-based learning and other experiential activities.

The Youth Apprentice Program is full. Thank you for your interest.

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For more information: 

Trish Marquez
505-224-8326
yap@explora.us

Use the contact form below to receive more information about the Youth Apprentice Program.

Visitor Information


HOURS:
Mon-Sat: 10 am – 6 pm Sun: 12 pm – 6 pm
Closed on Jan. 1, July 4, the week after Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Dec. 25. We close at 2 pm on Dec. 24 and 31.


LOCATION:
1701 Mountain Road NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
505-224-8300
Contact Us

ADMISSION INFORMATION

Groups: Reservations Required
Please contact us if you require special assistance.

Become a Member and save!

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