2014 Day Camps

 

Sponsored by Lakeland Community College and The Holden Arboretum

 

Little Critters Camp

Date

Monday - Friday, June 23 -27

Finding crayfish in the stream.
Time

9am-3pm

Location Reinberger Classroom, The Holden Arboretum
Instructor

Eva Rodriguez

Ages Entering Grades 1 and 2
Cost

$119 child/members, $149 child/nonmembers

Description

Have you seen the life in a rotten log? Caught a live rainbow-colored fish in a stream? Seen a caterpillar munching on leaves?  The Holden Arboretum is a great place to find critters of all kinds.  We’ll create nature crafts, play animal games, and visit some of Holden’s gardens, ponds, and forests.  Wear appropriate clothes for hiking through water and mud.  Bring a lunch, snack and drinks every day.  Space is limited. Drop-off and pick-up will take place at The Holden Arboretum.

   
Register Registration will open in late February. Please call 440.525.7116 for more details.
 

Nature Quest Camp

Date

Week 1 Monday - Friday, July 28 - Aug. 1

Week 2 Monday - Friday, August 4 - 8

A red eft, the juvenile stage of the Eastern newt's life cycle.
Time

9am-3pm

Location Reinberger Classroom, The Holden Arboretum
Instructor

Eva Rodriguez

Ages 8-12
Cost

$119 child/members, $149 child/nonmembers

 

Two week discount:

$219 child/members,

$279 child/nonmembers

 

Description

If outdoor adventure is what you crave then lace up your hiking shoes and prepare to explore the rivers, forests, and other natural wonders of The Holden Arboretum. We will go on a quest to find new and exciting places, animals and plants.  Wear appropriate clothes for hiking through water and mud.  Bring a lunch, snack and drinks every day. Space is limited. Drop-off and pick-up will take place at The Holden Arboretum.

 

Weeks 1 and 2 will be similar in activities, but the places visited will vary. There will not be any repetition between weeks so that those signing up for both will have an engaging and exciting experience. Pick one or the other, or better yet sign up for both.

Register Registration will open in late February. Please call 440.525.7116 for more details.