By 1812Blockhouse

The Building Giants Manufacturing Camp, sponsored by Nuts, Bolts, and Thingamajigs and the Submarine Industrial Base (SIB), is gearing up to provide an exhilarating and educational experience for students entering grades 7 through 9. This camp is crafted to immerse young minds in the world of submarine and defense manufacturing through engaging hands-on activities.

Camp Details and Activities 📅

Dates and Duration:

  • Week 1: July 8 – July 12
  • Week 2: July 15 – July 19

This is a two-week camp, and students are encouraged to attend both weeks to gain the full experience.


  • Mansfield Senior High School, 124 North Linden Road, Mansfield, OH 44906

Timing and Cost:

  • Time: 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
  • Cost: Free for Mansfield City School students

Camp Highlights 🌟

Build a Submersible: Students will have the chance to design and construct a submersible, providing practical experience in engineering and problem-solving.

Understand Robotics: Interactive sessions on robotics will introduce students to the fundamentals of automation and programming, fostering an interest in technology and engineering.

Learn Welding: The camp includes basic welding workshops, allowing students to understand the skills and safety measures involved in this critical manufacturing process.

Visit Local Manufacturers: Participants will get exclusive tours of local manufacturing facilities, offering a real-world view of the industry and career opportunities in defense manufacturing.

Who Should Attend?

This camp is ideal for rising 7th to 9th graders with an interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). It’s an excellent opportunity for students to explore potential career paths and develop valuable skills in a supportive and educational environment.

How to Register 📋

For more information and to register, visit the Building Giants Manufacturing Camp page.

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