Education

2015 SPRING VACATION NATURE CAMP OFFERINGS*

Give your child an action packed time during the school vacation. Our naturalists will involve, amuse, and inform your children with different activities each day, including animal study, nature crafts, nature exploration, and nature games. Snack included. Enrollment is limited and pre-registration and pre-payment are required online. Medical forms must be completed prior to the start of camp. Camp forms available for download when registering.

* You must become a member in order to register for camp. Memberships help support our educational programs and animal museum.

GNC campersSPRING VACATION NATURE CAMP
Grades K-3
FOUR-DAY CAMP / Class size: 10
Mon-Thurs MARCH 30-APRIL 2
Morning session: 9:30AM-12:30PM BOOK NOW
Afternoon session: 1-4PM BOOK NOW

Fee per session: $190/CHILD plus membership fee
Download Camp Information and Health Forms

2015 SUMMER CAMPS*

Camp

The Nature Center offers various camps for different ages throughout the summer. Camps run rain or shine. See right for cancellation policy. Registration for camps is on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration deadline for the July Camps is Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Registration deadline for the August Camps is Tuesday, July 28, 2015. Payment in full is required.
*You MUST become a member in order to register for camp. Memberships help support our educational programs and animal museum. For all camps, a health form must be completed and on file before the start of camp. A standard doctor’s form is acceptable. We accept Paypal, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express.

2015 SUMMER CAMPS BOCHURE


Nature Navigator Half-Day CampNature Navigators Half-Day Camp

Session Dates:
Special Topic: BIRDS
Mon-Thurs, July 13-16 Morning Session: 9:30AM-12:30PM — BOOK NOW
Mon-Thurs, July 13-16 Afternoon Session: 1-4PM — BOOK NOW

Special Topic: BUGS/BUTTERFLIES
Mon-Thurs, July 20-23 Morning Session: 9:30AM-12:30PM — BOOK NOW
Mon-Thurs, July 20-23 Afternoon Session: 1-4PM — BOOK NOW

Special Topic: WATER
Mon-Thurs, August 3-6 Morning Session: 9:30AM-12:30PM — BOOK NOW
Mon-Thurs, August 3-6 Afternoon Session: 1-4PM — BOOK NOW

Special Topic: REPTILES
Mon-Thurs, August 17-20 Morning Session: 9:30AM-12:30PM — BOOK NOW
Mon-Thurs, August 17-20 Afternoon Session: 1-4PM — BOOK NOW

Special Topic: FOREST
Mon-Thurs, August 24-27 Morning Session: 9:30AM-12:30PM — BOOK NOW
Mon-Thurs, August 24-27 Afternoon Session: 1-4PM — BOOK NOW

Fee Per Session: $190/Child Plus $85 Membership Fee*

Each day offers different activities, including live animal interaction, nature crafts, outdoor nature exploration, indoor and outdoor games, and so much more! Snack is included. Enrollment is limited. PRE-REGISTRATION and PRE-PAYMENT required online. Medical forms must be completed prior to the start of camp. DOWNLOAD JULY MEDICAL FORM (2 PAGES) DOWNLOAD AUGUST MEDICAL FORM (2 PAGES)

* You must become a member in order to register for camp. Memberships help support our educational programs and animal museum

Critter CampCritter Camp

Session Dates:
Mon-Fri, July 6-10, 10AM-4:30PM — BOOK NOW
Mon-Fri, August 10-14, 10AM-4:30PM — BOOK NOW

Celebrate the wild in your child at Critter Camp, where kids focus on making both human and animal friends. Campers go behind the scenes and into the forest for a hands-on introduction to the extraordinary world of animals and nature. They also get a chance to help care for our resident animals and explore the lives of our wild forest friends. Fee Per Session: $360/Child Plus $85 Membership Fee*

Snack is included. Lunch must be sent daily or you may purchase a hot lunch from California Pizza Kitchen (CPK)**.

Medical forms must be completed prior to the start of camp. DOWNLOAD JULY MEDICAL FORM (2 PAGES) DOWNLOAD AUGUST MEDICAL FORM 2 PAGES)

* You must become a member in order to register for camp. Memberships help support our educational programs and animal museum

** Pack a lunch or purchase hot lunch from California Pizza Kitchen for an additional $35 fee

Survival CampSurvival Camp

Session Dates:
Mon-Fri, July 27-31, 10AM-4:30PM — BOOK NOW

Wilderness survival skills enhance children’s ability to feel comfortable and confident in the natural world. Activities such as fire building, shelter construction, tracking techniques, plant identification, and camouflage are highlights of the camp. Fee Per Session: $360/Child Plus $85 Membership Fee*

Snack is included. Lunch must be sent daily or you may purchase a hot lunch from California Pizza Kitchen (CPK)**. Enrollment is limited. PRE-REGISTRATION and PREPAYMENT required online.Medical forms must be completed prior to the start of camp. DOWNLOAD MEDICAL FORM (2 PAGES)

* You must become a member in order to register for camp. Memberships help support our educational programs and animal museum

** Pack a lunch or purchase hot lunch from California Pizza Kitchen for an additional $35 fee

Camp Refund Policy:
For cancellations made 30 days or more in advance of the program start date, a full refund minus 25% will be issued. For cancellations made less than 30 days prior to the start of the program, there are no refunds. Cost of GNC membership is not refundable.

SUMMER & SCHOOL VACATION CAMPS

Camp Refund Policy:
For cancellations made 30 days or more in advance of the program start date, a full refund minus 25% will be issued. For cancellations made less than 30 days prior to the start of the program, there are no refunds. Cost of GNC membership is not refundable.

2015 SUMMER CAMPS BOCHURE