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Austin Nature & Science Center Summer Camp

Location:

301 Nature Center Drive
Austin, TX, 78746
United States

Phone:

512-974-3888.
The event has already taken a place at this date: 
08/17/2018
Time: 
see website for details
Price: 
see website for details

Ages

4-5 years 6-8 years 9-12 years Teenagers
Contact name: 
ansc@austintexas.gov
Email address: 
Many camps to choose from to stay busy this summer!

Tadpole Camps - half day (Ages 4-5)

Young nature lovers engage in a week of hands- on discovery and nature study. Each week includes outdoor exploration, crafts, games, and science programs. These camps do not take field trips that require travel in a vehicle or go swimming. Following registration for camp, a confirmation letter will be emailed to you. Before the first day of camp a parent letter with more detailed information will be sent by email. Participants may register for up to 3 camp sessions.

Discovery Camps (Ages 5-6)

Curiosity is rewarded at this camp! Campers participate in outdoor exploration, crafts, games, and science programs each week. Following registration for camp, a confirmation letter will be emailed to you. Before the first day of camp a parent letter with more detailed information will be sent by email.  Participants may register for up to 3 camp sessions.

Nature Camps (Ages 7-8)

Young nature enthusiasts explore the outdoor world. Each week includes hiking, games, experiments, crafts, and science programs. Following registration for camp, a confirmation letter will be emailed to you. Before the first day of camp a parent letter with more detailed information will be sent by email.  Participants may register for up to 3 camp sessions.

Adventure Camps (Ages 9-10)

Adventure camp is just what it sounds like - a camp full of exciting outdoor adventures! Activities may include rock climbing, canoeing, fishing, biking, and caving. Following registration for camp, a confirmation letter will be emailed to you. Before the first day of camp a parent letter with more detailed information will be sent by email. Participants may register for up to 3 camp sessions.

Explorer Camps (Ages 11-12)

These camps are perfect for older campers who are excited about the outdoors and science! Activities may include caving, snorkeling, archery, or biking. Following registration for camp, a confirmation letter will be emailed to you. Before the first day of camp a parent letter with more detailed information will be sent by email. Participants may register for up to 3 camp sessions.

Specialty Camps (Ages 11-13)

Delve a little deeper into outdoor nature adventures during extra special camps! Upon registration for camp, a confirmation letter will be emailed to you. Before the first day of camp a parent letter with more detailed information will be sent by email. Specialty Camps meet TUESDAY-FRIDAY from 8:00 AM-5:00 PM. Participants may register for up to 3 camp sessions.

Counselor in Training (Ages 13-17)

The Counselor in Training program (CIT) is an opportunity that prepares teens to assist camp counselors in leading activities. There is a one day training that equips CITs with the skills to become outstanding leaders. Placement is determined by Austin Nature and Science Center staff. Following registration for camp, a confirmation letter will be emailed. Before the first day of camp a parent letter with more detailed information will be sent by email. Participants may register for a maximum of 2 CIT camp sessions.

Before & After Camp Care

Camp staff members supervise children needing to arrive early or stay late and provide them with board games, puzzles, and cards.

 Campers may arrive after 7:15 AM and MUST be picked up by 6:00 PM.

 

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