The “scopes” program is founded upon the belief that children will thrive in an environment in which they are challenged to think and question, can be playful and imaginative. 

Where you can…

  • Paint a t-shirt with a leaf blower, play a dulcimer, kick a ball,  wield a sword.
  • Code a Raspberry Pi computer; hug a counselor, learn a Japanese phrase, hike a creek
  • Sing a song, hug a snake, create a cartoon, make a friend, draw a portrait
  • Dissect an owl pellet, write a book, picnic a lunch, script and perform in a play

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

We look forward to seeing you on campus next summer!


The sky’s the limit…..Scopes at Furman

Now offering early arrival and late stay for all Scopes camps!

Microscope (grades 1-2 in fall 2015)
Kaleidoscope (grades 3-5 in fall 2015)
Telescope (grades 6-8 in fall 2015)

Tentative 2015 camp dates are:
June 22-26, 2015
July 6-10, 2015
July 13-24, 2015 (This will be a two-week session, meeting Monday-Friday)
July 27-31, 2015

Please note the following cancellation policies:
Cancellation more than thirty days prior to the start of a session will result in the refund of that session's tuition, less an administrative charge of $100 per one-week session or $200 per two-week session.  No refunds will be given if cancellation is not requested more than thirty days before the relevant session begins. This policy helps us secure top teachers and ensure the quality of the Scopes program for all who participate.

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