Catapult Camp at SUNY Canton August 10-14

Edge on Science will be presenting a catapult camp for ages 10 to 14 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily from August 10 to 14 at SUNY Canton.

John Aviste, Edge on Science’s camp director, has previously offered bridge building and rocket camps on campus. He said children will work under close adult supervision to build and test a trebuchet.


The day camp promotes problem-solving, teambuilding and leadership skills through the engineering challenge. Children will learn fundamental physics, mechanics and assembly techniques.

The camp costs $235 per child and is limited to 14 attendees. For more information, or to register, visit To contact Aviste, call (315) 773-5673 or email


About SUNY Canton

SUNY Canton is Northern New York’s premier college for career-driven bachelor’s degrees, associate degrees and certificate programs. The college delivers quality hands-on programs in engineering technology, health, management and public service. Faculty members are noted for their professional real-world experience in addition to outstanding academic credentials. SUNY Canton OnLine offers hundreds of flexible and convenient courses, as well as 10 exclusively online bachelor’s degrees. The college’s 14 athletic teams compete as provisional members of the NCAA Division III and the USCAA.

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