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Learn about our camps below and check back March 1, 2019 to register for All Camps PreK - 12th Grade.

 

PRESCHOOL CAMP: (Registration Limit: 12)

Go Outdoors....Preschool Camp! (Pre K, ages 3-4) is a partial day camp designed just for inquisitive and active minds! Each day we will be on the museum grounds hiking, exploring, meeting live animals, and creating fun crafts. In a guided and creative setting, children discover how exciting and fun the great outdoors can be! CAMPERS MUST BE FULLY POTTY TRAINED.

  • June 3- June 5, 2019
  • 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • $100.00 for members
  • $120.00 for non-members
  • Early drop off at 8:30am *Late pickup will result in Late fees of $10.00 per 10 minutes*
  • The museum will provide a morning snack. If you want to send an additional snack with your child, pack  NUT FREE SNACKS (i.e. NO PEANUT BUTTER, ALMONDS, TRAIL MIX WITH NUTS, NUTELLA, OR ITEMS MADE IN A FACTORY THAT PROCESSES NUTS.) 

ENTERING 5K CAMP SESSION 1: (Registration Limit: 15)

Go Outdoors....Camp! (Entering 5K) is a partial day camp designed just for inquisitive and active minds! Each day will include outdoor explorations, an encounter with a live animal, a craft activity, a story, and a camp song. In a guided and creative setting, children discover how exciting and fun the great outdoors can be!

  • May 28 – 31, 2019
  • 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • $140.00 for members
  • $160.00 for non-members
  • Early drop off at 7:30 am *Late pickup will result in Late fees of $10.00 per 10 minutes*
  • Campers will need to bring a nut-free lunch and morning snack to camp. (i.e. NO PEANUT BUTTER, ALMONDS, TRAIL MIX WITH NUTS, NUTELLA, OR ITEMS MADE IN A FACTORY that processes nuts) The museum will provide an afternoon snack.

 ENTERING 5K CAMP SESSION 2: (Registration Limit: 12)

Due to popular demand, we are adding a second week of Go Outdoors....Camp! for entering 5K. This is the same camp as the first session, just offered later in the summer. This is a partial day camp designed for inquisitive and active minds! Each day will include outdoor explorations, an encounter with a live animal, a craft activity, a story, and a camp song. In a guided and creative setting, children discover how exciting and fun the great outdoors can be!

  • June 24 - June 27, 2019
  • 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • $140.00 for members
  • $160.00 for non-members
  • Early drop off at 7:30 a.m. *Late pickup will result in Late fees of $10.00 per 10 minutes*
  • Campers will need to bring a nut free lunch to camp. (i.e. NO PEANUT BUTTER, ALMONDS, TRAIL MIX WITH NUTS, NUTELLA, OR ITEMS MADE IN A FACTORY THAT PROCESSES NUTS).  The museum will provide one morning, and one afternoon snack.

 

1st - 2nd GRADE CAMP: (Registration Limit: 40)

Go Outdoors ... Camp! (1st-2nd) is a partial day camp designed to support 1st-2nd Grade inquisitive minds and active nature! We will explore the outdoors, hike trails, and encounter live native animals. Join us for fun songs, crafts, and activities!

  • May 28 – 31, 2019
  • 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • $140.00 for members
  • $160.00 for non-members
  • Early drop off at 7:30 am *Late pickup will result in Late fees of $10.00 per 10 minutes*
  • Campers will need to bring a nut-free lunch and morning snack to camp. (i.e. NO PEANUT BUTTER, ALMONDS, TRAIL MIX WITH NUTS, NUTELLA, OR ITEMS MADE IN A FACTORY that processes nuts) The museum will provide an afternoon snack.

3rd - 4th GRADE CAMP: (Registration Limit: 40)

Go Outdoors...Camp! (3rd-4th) engages young campers in a variety of outdoor nature activities including hiking, wetland exploration, arts and crafts, and outdoor skills - including archery and canoeing. Campers will develop their appreciation of the outdoors, compare habitats and learn about the plants and animal living in them, net aquatic species, and track woodland animals!

  • June 3-6, 2019
  • 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • $150.00 for members
  • $175.00 for non-members
  • Early drop off at 7:30 am *Late pickup will result in Late fees of $10.00 per 10 minutes*
  • Campers will need to bring a nut-free lunch and morning snack to camp. (i.e. NO PEANUT BUTTER, ALMONDS, TRAIL MIX WITH NUTS, NUTELLA, OR ITEMS MADE IN A FACTORY that processes nuts) The museum will provide an afternoon snack.

 

5th - 6th GRADE CAMP: (Registration Limit: 40)

Go Outdoors...Camp! (Entering 5th-6th) engages young campers in a variety of outdoor nature activities including hiking, wetland exploration, arts and crafts, and survival skills to name a few. Compare habitats and the plants and animals living in them. Try your hand at archery, net aquatic species, track woodland animals, and munch some wild edibles! We will practice outdoor skills, learn about Mississippi wildlife, have a daily encounter with a native animal on Mon-Wed. Camp is from 8am-3pm, on Thursday, camp begins at 8 am and campers will have an overnight. Campers need to be picked up on Friday at 9 a.m.

  • June 10-14, 2019
  • 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • $150.00 for members
  • $175.00 for non-members
  • Early drop off at 7:30 am *Late pickup will result in Late fees of $10.00 per 10 minutes*
  • Campers will need to bring a nut-free lunch and morning snack to camp. (i.e. NO PEANUT BUTTER, ALMONDS, TRAIL MIX WITH NUTS, NUTELLA, OR ITEMS MADE IN A FACTORY that processes nuts) The museum will provide an afternoon snack.

 

JUNIOR NATURALIST CAMP (Grades 7, 8, 9): (Registration Limit: 25)

Jr. Naturalist Camp (Entering Grades 7,8,9) is an ecology-based camp that focuses on the identification, collection, and conservation of our native species for students entering Grades 7,8, and 9. On Monday-Wednesday, camp is from 8am-4pm. On Thursday, camp begins at 8 am and campers will have an overnight. Campers need to be picked up on Friday at 10 am.

  • June 17-21, 2019
  • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • $150.00 for members
  • $175.00 for non-members
  • Early drop off at 7:30 am *Late pickup will result in Late fees of $10.00 per 10 minutes*
  • Campers will need to bring a nut-free lunch and morning snack to camp. (i.e. NO PEANUT BUTTER, ALMONDS, TRAIL MIX WITH NUTS, NUTELLA, OR ITEMS MADE IN A FACTORY that processes nuts) The museum will provide an afternoon snack.

 

FIELD CAMP (Grades 10, 11, 12): (Registration Limit: 15)

Field Camp (Grades 10, 11, 12) Field Camp is an ecology-based camp that focuses on the identification, collection, and conservation of our native species for students entering Grades 10-12. On Monday-Thursday, camp is from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. with at least one overnight. Limited Space available for this camp!

  • June 24-27, 2019
  • 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • $200.00 for members
  • $225.00 for non-members
  • Early drop off at 7:30 am *Late pickup will result in Late fees of $10.00 per 10 minutes*
  • Campers will need to bring a nut-free lunch and morning snack to camp. (i.e. NO PEANUT BUTTER, ALMONDS, TRAIL MIX WITH NUTS, NUTELLA, OR ITEMS MADE IN A FACTORY that processes nuts) The museum will provide an afternoon snack.

 

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