Join us for one week or all nine! We have camps for ages 8 - 15 years with themes sure to entice even the most discriminating camper! All camps are Monday through Friday and include field trips and outdoor activities.
Discovery Junior Camp Ages 8 – 11 years
Discovery Senior Camp Ages 12 – 15 years
Week 1 | May 29 – June 1
Join us this week as we study birds!
We’ll learn about bird anatomy, how they fly, bird behavior, and bird identification with the Audubon Society.
Our culminating field trip is to the Avian Reconditioning Center in Orlando with a chance to cool off at Wekiwa Springs in the afternoon!
Week 2 | June 4 – June 8
This week we’ll be busting myths, facing our fears, making creepy crafts, and exploring the weird and creepy of the science world!
Week 3 | June 11 – June 15
Join us this week as we make mini rainforests, learn about interesting tropical plant and animal species, go on a bug hunt, and get up-close and personal with some tropical critters!
Our culminating field trip will be to the Florida Natural History Museum and Butterfly Rainforest.
Week 4 | June 18 – June 22
Journey to the Center of the Earth
We’ll dive deep into the ocean and dig deep underground this week as we explore the awesome world beneath our feet! Discover the layers of the Earth, Earth’s magnetism, earthquakes, aquifers, and caves.
Our culminating field trip will be to beautiful Alexander Springs!
Week 5 | June 25 – June 29
Join us this week as we explore and practice several art mediums to create many, unique art pieces.
Our culminating field trip will be to the Appleton & Harn Art Museums!
Week 6 | July 2 – 3; 5 – 6*
Come join us as we learn about simple machines and structures, electricity, and the science of speed!
*NO CAMP ON JULY 4th/ INDEPENDENCE DAY*
Week 7 | July 9 – 13
Join us this week as we explore the wonders of space! We will learn about the solar system, our local interstellar neighborhood, space exploration, and rockets.
Week 8 | July 16 – 20
(The Adventures of) Professor Plants and FUN Guy
Join us as we learn about plant structures, identification, and basic gardening techniques.
Our culminating field trip is to the Kanapaha Botanical Garden!
Week 9 | July 23 – 27
Join us as we explore an excavation site, make a cartouche, fill a time capsule, and craft our own ancient civilizations!
Our culminating field trip will be to the Castillo de San Marcos in St. Augustine!
Week 10 | July 30 – August 3
Under the Sea
Join us as we learn about the world’s oceans, boats, sea creatures, and ocean conservation.Our culminating field trip will be to the Clearwater Aquarium!
Camp Week: 5/28-6/1, 6/4-6/8, 6/11-6/15, 6/18-6/22, 6/25-6/29, 7/2-7/6, 7/9-7/13, 7/16-7/20, 7/23-7/27, 7/30-8/3
May 29th - August 3rd, 2018
Extended Care: 7:30am – 8:30am / 4:30pm – 5:30pm
Grades: Elementary, Middle School
Scholarships Available: Yes
Junior / Senior Camp: $125 week / Junior and Senior Camp (Member Rate): $115 week / Extended Day: $30 week / Registration Fee: $25 / camper
701 NE Sanchez Avenue, Ocala, FL, 34470