Boating Camp

Boating Camp Program

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Camp Start Date
Camp End Date
July 8, 2024
July 19, 2024

This two week Boating camp will include a variety of learning experiences. These experiences will consist of hands-on projects the students conduct at the STEM Center to re-enforce boating related STEM principles.

Boat hull theory, design curriculum and buoyancy concepts with a water testing component are part of the boating camp.

Field trips to several US Coast Guard bases and local boat manufacturers in Beaufort County and Pitt County will be conducted as part of the youth workforce development initiative. The US Coast Guard Auxiliary instructors teach several blocks of instruction that pertain to boating safety, education, and visiting Coast Guard ships and bases.

Students also get to enjoy kayaking, activities with the NC Estuarium, North Carolina Maritime Museum, snorkeling and scuba diving.

This camp will offer a fitness and life-skills component, free breakfast and lunch with daily swimming lessons.

Scholarship are available – (click the link to the right) Parental Info

Our Summer Camp Programs

  • Will run from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm each day with firm drop-off and pick-up times.
  • Have breakfast, snacks, and lunch that are included in the program everyday.
  • Are limited to 24 students for a better learning experience because of the hands-on projects that each camp includes.
  • Have a mix of hands-on building projects and field trips to keep the students interested.
  • Offers a scholarship program that allows parents/legal guardians who are financially challenged to apply for scholarships to allow their students to attend the camp at no cost.

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FAQs for Boating Camp

Students will spend the week at Camp Boddie in partnership with Scouts of America.

The camp focuses on Boat Hull Theory and Design, boating safety, and marine ecology. Students engage in hands-on projects at the STEM Center and participate in kayaking, snorkeling, and scuba diving.


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Thank you for your interest in attending our camps. By completing this form you will be joining our waitlist. We will reach out if a position opens up.


Welcome to our Registration for our Available STEM Programs