Nature and Science Camps

Kids are inspired to explore our natural environment and delight in the wonders of discovery.

Critters and Crawlers Camp

Entering grades 1 – 3 in fall

Member Participants: $220/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $245/week

Weeks of June 15, June 22, July 13, July 20 and August 3

Campers become “Eco-Explorers” as they investigate the natural surroundings at camp. We will take forest treks, prairie walks, and watch presentations about local wildlife. Activities include: bug safaris, nature hunt and more!

Farm and Garden Camp

Entering grades 1 – 3 in fall

Member Participants: $220/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $245/week

Weeks of June 15, June 13, July 27 and August 10

Kids working the farm will explore gardens, fields, and pastures. Young farmers experience the daily routines of feeding and caring for farm animals. Campers discover how plants, animals, soil, and people work together to produce the food that we eat every day. Plus they’ll have the opportunity to tour local farms.

Fish, Frogs and Forts Camp (NEW!)

Entering grades 1 – 3 in fall

Member Participants: $220/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $245/week

Weeks of June 8, July 6 and August 10

Filled with exploration and environmental education, we’ll focus on fort building and discovery of insects, fish and frogs. Campers learn basic fishing skills while practicing the catch-and-release method. Bait and fishing equipment is provided at camp but you may bring your own.

Full STEAM Ahead Camp

Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall

Member Participants: $220/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $245/week

Weeks of June 22, June 29, July 20, August 10, August 24 and August 31 (No program July 3, fee prorated)

This camp is perfect for our young scholars who are passionate about Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics. Campers will spend the week engaged in hands on, interactive projects. We will figure out how things work and why it’s important. There will be lots of learning, using their imaginations, and exploring the indoors and outdoors at camp!

Outdoor Living Skills Camp

Entering grades 4 – 6 in fall

Member Participants: $220/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $245/week

Weeks of June 8, June 15, July 6, July 13, July 27, August 3 and August 10

Kids develop their outdoor living skills in this exciting, hands-on specialty camp! Participants will learn a variety of useful camping skills that may include building a fire, making camp shelters, knot tying, campfire cooking, and more! Campers will test their skills during an overnight at camp on Thursday of their camp week.