Showers of Fun in the Garden
For children 6 to 13 years old
rising Kindergarten through 6th Grade
Instructors – Misty Hertzig & Elizabeth Franks
Your child can come all week or you can pick your days. Each day will have its own theme and set of activities. Campers will get to participate in the other events taking place in the garden providing it is age appropriate.
Members: $40/day or $180/week
Non-members: $50/day or $230/week
Early Drop-Off starting at 7:30 am $5/day per child or $20/week
Click “Register Here” for a specific day or to sign up for the full week, both choices are offered
MONDAY: GETTING TO KNOW NATURE – Register Here
Campers will get a chance to know the Garden and what animals call it home. We will see the different animal habitats and understand their importance in the overall ecosystem.
TUESDAY: A DAY ON THE FARM – Register Here
We will talk about where our food comes from and take some time to explore and work in our Demonstration Vegetable Garden. Campers will see the animals in the Learning Barn.
WEDNESDAY: BIRDS OF PREY – Register Here
Campers will learn about raptors and other birds of prey in preparation for attending the Raptor Show. We will explore the food chains that involve our local flora and fauna.
THURSDAY: OUTDOOR ART – Register Here
Campers will explore the Garden and gather supplies and inspiration for various nature themed projects. Artists of all levels will enjoy this day.
FRIDAY: A FISHY KIND OF DAY – Register Here
Campers will see how fish muscles are built and why they move the way they do. Time will be spent in the Garden taking a closer look at our Koi, gold fish, and bass.
Please Note: • We provide one afternoon snack for full day camps. Students will need to provide a morning snack (including drink) and a lunch. • Since this is a day-to-day camp and not all campers will be attending the full week, there will be no graduation on Friday.