CAMPS -- SPECIALTY CAMPS -
Hike, climb, dig, paddle, explore, discover and learn! Pre-schoolers through teens will love the hands-on, active learning Earthplace Summer Camp program. Each week, campers delve into different nature-related themes in age-appropriate depth. Sign up for one or more sessions. Trail walks, indoor and outdoor games, activities, family campfires, and exploration of different habitats on a 62-acre wildlife sanctuary. Field trips for grades 1-7. Some sessions include canoeing in grades 3-7 and camping on-site in grades 5-7. Weeklong sleep-away expedition for grades 5-9. Knowledgeable, enthusiastic, professional staff.
Meet the Camp Director
Earthplace, The Nature Discovery Center offers two nature-oriented programs for children. Laurie Linton, the director of Earthplace Nursery School, has been a professional educator for more than 30 years. Her commitment to the education of young children has encompassed teaching and serving as a nursery school director. The director of Earthplace Summer Camp, Becky Newman has specialized in environmental education for over 18 years, working with children from preschool through high school age. In both programs the children enjoy hiking, meeting the resident animals and studying natural science topics.