Four Exciting Kids Summer Camps Coming Up at Minnetrista

Kids Camps at Minnetrista. Photo provided.Kids Camps at Minnetrista. Photo provided.

By: Stephen Mortland—

Muncie, IN—Add some fun and creativity to your child’s summer break with four camps coming up at Minnetrista!

Culinary Kids—June 4–8; 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
Order up! Treat your child to an exciting cooking camp this summer, where they will learn how to pick and create kid-friendly recipes, experiment with authentic kitchen appliances, and expand their culinary palates. For young cooks 8–10 years old. Registration deadline is May 31.


Junior Chefs—June 11–15; 9 a.m.–2 p.m.

Yes chef! Grab your aprons budding chefs, the kitchen awaits in an upper-level, summer camp at Minnetrista. You’ll dish out fun, new recipes, learn how to master appliances, and even discover better techniques to expand your culinary palates. For junior cooks 11–14 years old. Registration deadline is June 8.


Glass Artists Camp—June 18, 19, 21, 22; 9 a.m.–2 p.m. & June 20; 9 a.m.–Noon

It’s a blast with glass! Each day is packed with exciting projects, which includes using real tools to design glass art. From torch flames to grinding, campers will try it all! For young artists 11–14 years old. Campers will need to bring their own lunch every day. Registration deadline is June 14.


Creative Kids Glass Camp—June 25–29; 9 a.m.–2 p.m.

Explore the amazing art of glass through fun projects and activities. Campers will learn glass techniques and create their own masterpieces. For young artists 8-10 years old. Registration by: June 21.


Cost for Culinary Kids, Junior Chefs, and Creative Kids Glass camps is $200 each, while Glass Artists camp is $225. Member discounts apply for all programs. Register now to reserve your child’s spot.

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Located along historic White River, Minnetrista includes 40 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds, a modern museum facility, an historic home, Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway. Minnetrista serves East Central Indiana with dynamic community activities and exhibits that honor and reflect its natural and cultural heritage. For more information about Minnetrista, visit