Tissue Paper Hats and Impressionism

Visual Arts

Today’s project was all about Mary Cassatt, who was a painter that often created images of the social and private lives of women. Continue reading

Minecrafters on a Mission


Using iPads, each camper is learning how to navigate their way through different Minecraft worlds that challenge them. Continue reading

Human Bowling Balls

Engineering, Science

One of today’s challenges was to build a human bowling pin set using only 50 plastic cups that could withstand a rolling camper on a seated scooter. Continue reading

Building Roller Coasters


Campers participating in The Science of Roller Coasters with Minecraft course are busy blueprinting and building coasters out of K’NEX at ESF today. Continue reading

Family-Style Lunch

Culinary Arts

The Junior Chef Academy campers put-on a delectable family-stye lunch this afternoon at ESF. Continue reading

Designing Custom Robots


Campers participating in the Robotics 101 course within (CGI) are creating their own custom robots at ESF today. Continue reading



The 2015 ESF Ichiban and Master Teacher recipients were named and honored at the Center for Growth and Innovation today. Continue reading

Studying Shakespearean Sonnets


With the help of their instructor, campers are learning how to pick apart and extract the meaning of some of Shakespeare’s most famous poems. Continue reading

Dissecting Owl Pellets


Campers were given a small set of owl pellets and were challenged to find as many bones and remnants of creatures inside of them. Continue reading

Mise en Place

Culinary Arts

For five fun-filled days, campers will experience a world of hands-on culinary exploration with their fellow peers and experienced Vetri Chefs. Continue reading