2020 Summer Camps

UPDATE April 17, 2020: In order to maintain the safety of our community and because of the unknowns that the COVID-19 pandemic brings, we have made the decision to cancel our Nature Explorer Camps for summer 2020. If you already registered, you will receive a full refund. Thank you for your understanding.

Nature Explorer ideas for while at home:

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  • Dodge Nature Center - fun videos and activities from their naturalist staff, including meeting their education animals
  • Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center - Adventures in Learning curriculum; topics include birds and nature art with more added each week
  • Wandering Naturalist Podcast - from Three Rivers Park District, explores a new topic each month
  • Okee Dokee Brothers - good music, videos, activities, and so much more!
  • Children and Nature Network - lot of ideas including:
        -Creating a Nature Club for Families 
        -Making a Bucket Full of Nature
  • National Park Foundation - including virtual celebration of National Park Week April 18 - 26

Keep exploring and we will see you next summer!

Check out photos from 2019 camp HERE!