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PRE K (Ages 3-4)

GREEN THUMB GARDENERS (9am-12pm)

Discover what it takes to get a green thumb in no time! In this camp, young gardeners will design a garden, plant a seed and unearth secrets of the garden habitat.

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JUNE 5-9

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PRE K (Ages 3-4)

WONDER BUGS (1pm-4pm)

For young ones who love getting up-close and personal with creepy crawlers! Campers will encounter the small world of bugs as they walk the Paw Paw Nature Trail and explore the pond.

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JUNE 5-9

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PRE K (Ages 3-4)

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RISING KINDERGARTEN

RISING GRADES 1-2

ASTRONOMERS IN TRAINING (9am-4pm)

From constellations to comets, aspiring young astronomers will investigate our solar system and beyond with out-of-this-world activities and exploration in the Discovery Place Nature Planetarium.

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JUNE 12-16

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PRE K (Ages 3-4)

WILDLIFE RAINBOW (9am-12pm)

Nature is a rainbow! In this camp, young creators will experiment with rainbow colors and themed activities. Each day they will reimagine and recreate elements of nature inspired by rainbows.

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JUNE 12-16

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PRE K (Ages 3-4)

LITTLE TRAILBLAZERS (1pm-4pm)

Did you know the Paw Paw Nature Trail is home to numerous animals? Campers will unearth all the layers of the 100-year-old forest as they search for animal habitats and learn to build one of their own.

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JUNE 12-16

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RISING GRADES 1-2

ANIMAL ARCHITECTS (9am-4pm)

Ever wonder how animals build their homes? Campers will examine natural structures and see how animal architects build their complex shelters and then build their own structures and habitats using unique and natural materials.

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JUNE 19-23

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RISING GRADES 1-2

OUTDOOR ADVENTURES (9am-4pm)

How can animals and humans stay alive in the wild? Campers will learn tricks of the trade and practice outdoor survival skills by building shelters, navigating through the woods and observing animals in their natural habitats.

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JUNE 26-30

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RISING KINDERGARTEN

BACKYARD DETECTIVES (9am-4pm)

Who else enjoys your backyard? Campers will discover the amazing creatures that share their space and test ways to make their backyard a home to native plants and animals.

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JUNE 5-9

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RISING KINDERGARTEN

MAGNIFICENT MUD (9am-4pm)

Prepare to get dirty! Young explorers will get hands-on with the great outdoors by digging in the dirt, meeting slippery, slimy animals and having fun with magnificently muddy activities.

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JUNE 12-16

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RISING KINDERGARTEN

WILD BY NATURE (9am-4pm)

Explore the world from the ground up! Campers will spend the week connecting with nature and taking a closer look at the world around them when they conduct experiments, observe animals and dig in the dirt.

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JUNE 19-23

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RISING KINDERGARTEN

WONDERFUL WATER (9am-4pm)

It’s a water world! Campers will investigate water habitats in and around Discovery Place Nature as they engage with aquatic plants and animals, splash in the rain and learn all about the importance of water in our world.

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JUNE 26-30

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RISING GRADES 1-2

PRE-KRISING KINDERGARTENRISING GRADES 1-2

Members: February 6 at 10:00 a.m.

General: February 13 at 10:00 a.m.

Half Day: $175 Members/$200 General 

Full Day: $350 Members/$390 General 


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PRE K (Ages 3-4)

EXPLORING THE NIGHT SKY (9am-12pm)

What happens when the sun goes down and the stars come out? Aspiring astronomers will find out when they explore our solar system, train like astronauts and shine light on animals that stay up all night.

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JUNE 19-23

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PRE K (Ages 3-4)

WONDER BUGS (1pm-4pm)

For young ones who love getting up-close and personal with creepy crawlers! Campers will encounter the small world of bugs as they walk the Paw Paw Nature Trail and explore the pond.

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JUNE 19-23

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PRE K (Ages 3-4)

LITTLE TRAILBLAZERS (9am-12pm)

Did you know the Paw Paw Nature Trail is home to numerous animals? Campers will unearth all the layers of the 100-year-old forest as they search for animal habitats and learn to build one of their own.

REGISTER

JUNE 26-30

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PRE K (Ages 3-4)

GREEN THUMB GARDENERS (1pm-4pm)

Discover what it takes to get a green thumb in no time! In this camp, young gardeners will design a garden, plant a seed and unearth secrets of the garden habitat.

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JUNE 26-30

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CANCELLATION POLICY

If you need to cancel any summer camp enrollment – for any reason – you must notify us in writing by 5:00 p.m. on May 1, 2023, in order to receive a refund of camp tuition – minus the cancellation fee.

  • The cancellation fee for a week of full-day camp is $80 and a week of half-day camp is $40. Cancellation fees are per session and per child.
  • Cancellation requests, for any reason, made after 5:00 p.m. on May 1st will not be eligible for a refund.
  • Missed days of camp are not eligible for a refund and cannot be applied to any other session of camp.
  • Cancellation requests must be made via email to: camps@discoveryplace.org

704.372.6261 x300

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Member Registration: February 6 at 10:00 a.m.

General Registration: February 13 at 10:00 a.m.

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Camp pricing:

Half Day: $175 Members/$200 General Registration

Full Day: $350 Members/$390 General Registration

Registration Dates/Pricing: