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Summer Day Camps at Garvies Point Museum & Preserve

CHILDREN'S SUMMER DAY CAMPS 2018

hands-on activities for children ages 5-11

Tuesday - Friday, starts end of June through mid-August

$150.00 per child per four AM (9:30am-12:30pm) or PM (1-4pm) workshop sessions

$300 per child for four FULL days (9:30am-4pm)

Family Plus and higher members receive 10% discount.


Daily schedule: hands-on learning session (varies on daily topic), snack break with 1/2 hr. film to reinforce what was discussed/observed, educational craft and/or experiment. Workshops are held indoors and outdoors.

All staff and volunteers are CPR certified
UPDATED FOR 2018  Click to view printable version of workshops form for this year. Fill out form and return to museum to register.

Links to available  Summer Camps are below:

Updated!! Nature I: Pond study, all about birds, flowers & seeds, composting & recycling (Ages 5-7, 8-11)
Updated!! Nature II: Beach exploration, trees & leaves, insects & spiders, gardening & pollination (5-7, 8-11)
NEW!! Junior Geologist: Dinosaurs & fossils, rocks & minerals, water erosion, rock collecting (5-7)
Geology: Rocks, minerals, fossils, erosion, Long Island and New York State geology (8-10)
Native American: Tools & artifacts, culture, pottery, games & legends, fire & survival (5-10)

Each theme is offered as follows:

*NOTE: WEEK 2 IS 3 DAYS ONLY, DUE TO JULY 4TH HOLIDAY, COST FOR THAT WEEK IS $100/CHILD/AM or PM SESSIONS OR $200/CHILD FOR 3 FULL DAYS.


Tues-Fri June 26-29
(A) Native American (9:30-12:30)
(B) Nature I (1-4pm)

* Tues, Thurs-Fri July 3, 5-6
(C) Nature II (9:30-12:30)
(D) Jr. Geology (1-4pm)

Tues-Fri July 10-13
(E) Nature I (9:30-12:30)
(F) Native American (1-4pm)

Tues-Fri July 17-20
(G) Geology (9:30-12:30)
(H) Nature II (1-4pm)

Tues-Fri July 24-27
(I) Nature I (9:30-12:30)
(J) Native American (1-4pm)

Tues-Fri July 31, Aug 1-3
(K) Nature II (9:30-12:30)
(L) Nature I (1-4pm)

Tues-Fri Aug 7-10
(M) Native American (9:30-12:30)
(N) Geology (1-4pm)

Tues-Fri Aug 14-17
(O) Nature II (9:30-12:30)
(P) Jr. Geology (1-4pm)


Please note: If the printable versions do not work, you must have Adobe Reader  Click the link to download and install it if you are having problems. (It's free)





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