Programs

EcoDiscoverers

2022 Audubon Summer Day Camp for Grades 5 - 6 and 7 - 8

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June 27 - July 1 — Treasure Hunters

Join the hunt and use maps and clues to find rare creatures and hidden treasures.  Explore living things in their habitats and uncover the mystery of tracks and traces our wildlife leaves for us to discover.

July 4 - 8 — Child vs. Wild

Find out how to survive in the great outdoors! Session includes an overnight on Thursday.

July 11 - 15 — Just Add Water

Spend the morning exploring our aquatic habitats, then cool off in the afternoon by creating and playing water games.

July 18 - 22 — Wild Jobs Week

Spend the week getting your hands dirty and learning what it takes to have a wild job! Campers will spend the week learning from field professionals as they are introduced to many different types of environmental jobs

July 25 - 29 — Hogwarts @ Audubon

Suitable even for muggles, this camp will connect campers to the natural world with a literary twist

August 1 - 5 — Survival Village

Each day you will slip into the wilderness of BOTR to live in a life-sized village built by your own hands. You will use your imagination and the skills you learn to work as a community. The days will be spent building forts, forging rivers, and seeking adventure as you solve challenges and learn to survive by relying on each other.

August 8 - 12 -- Things with Wings

Study the fascinating birds, bats, and insects that live around us!  Be a citizen scientist and report your findings to E-Bird and INaturalist and like scientists around the world. 

August 15 - 19 — Twilight Explorers

*4 to 9 p.m.* Some animals are most active when the sun goes down. Venture into the twilight with us to meet bats, owls, and beavers!

EcoDiscoverers Camp Information

Tuition for EcoDiscoverers camp sessions is $350 per camper per week.

EcoDiscoverers Camp Hours & Length: Camp sessions last one week, Monday - Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. With the exception of The Twilight Explorers week, which runs Monday - Friday from 4 to 9 p.m.

Camp Registration: Registration opens February 15, 2022. Camp spots will be reserved only after registration is completed and tuition is received.

For more camp information, email bentoftheriver@audubon.org or call 203-405-9113.

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