Camps

Please see below for our upcoming and past camps. If you have any questions, please email camp@orcsgirls.org.

Difficulty rating: ⭐- no experience needed, ⭐⭐ - some coding experience helpful , ⭐⭐⭐ - some coding experience needed

In person

Google AIY Vision Day Camp ⭐⭐⭐-

October 15, 2022 - 9:30am - 3:30pm - in person, Maryville, TN

Build your own smart camera using the Google AIY Vision Kit. Girls will build their camera, learn about the Raspberry Pi, Machine Learning and use Python to turn the camera into a Joy Meter ✨


  • Who can participate: Girls in grades 6-10.

  • Camp fee: $50 (scholarships available, see registration form)

  • Included: Google Vision Kit and lunch.

  • Difficulty: Some coding experience suggested

  • Contact or questions: camp@orcsgirls.org


The camp is full. You can join the waiting list using the button below.

In person

Virtual Reality Camp ⭐

November 12, 2022 - 9:30am - 3:30pm, in person, Maryville, TN

Take a step into virtual reality and create your own virtual worlds. We will be using CoSpaces and no coding experience is required. Campers will also receive their very own Google Cardboard Headset.


  • Who can participate: Girls in grades 5-10.

  • Camp fee: $10 (scholarships available, see registration form)

  • Included: Google Cardboard Headset and lunch.

  • Difficulty: Suitable for beginners and advanced coders

  • Contact or questions: camp@orcsgirls.org


In person

Raspberry Pico Day Camp ⭐⭐

December 10, 2022 - 9:30am - 3:30pm, , in person, Maryville, TN

Microcontrollers are everywhere, but how do they work? In this camp the girls will learn about electronic circuits, the Raspberry Pico microcontroller and program it in CircuitPython. The Pico Starter Kit is included in the camp fee allowing participants to explore beyond the camp.


  • Who can participate: Girls in grades 5-10.

  • Camp fee: $30 (scholarships available, see registration form)

  • Included: Raspberry Pico Starter Set and lunch.

  • Difficulty: Suitable for beginners and advanced coders

  • Contact or questions: camp@orcsgirls.org