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Environmental Kids Camps

11 Mar 2015 11:32 AM | Anonymous
ESSEX COUNTY NATURE CAMPS

Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr., Essex County Executive And the Board of Chosen Freeholders

Invite Children to Participate in ESSEX COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER

Nature Explorers Spring, Summer & Wilderness Skills Camps

NATURE EXPLORERS SPRING CAMP

For Children in 1st through 5th Grades


Tuesday, March 31 through Thursday, April 2, 2015

OR

Tuesday, April 7 through Thursday, April 9, 2015



12:30pm to 4:30pm

$120 per child for all 3 days OR $50 per child per day

(Sign up for select days or for all three days)



Campers are immersed in nature using stories, hikes,

crafts, exploration, and hands-on discovery.

WILDERNESS SKILLS CAMP

For Children Entering 5th through 9th Grades



Monday, June 22 to Thursday, June 25

and Monday, June 29 to Thursday, July 2

9:30am to 1:15pm

$175 per child per week



Join Traditional Earth Skills Instructor Mike Dennis for up to two weeks of outdoor skills building.
During week one, we’ll take a traditional approach and, during week two, we’ll take a modern approach.
We will identify plants, learn to track animals, create fire, go canoeing, make moccasins and natural
rope, build shelters and more!



NATURE EXPLORERS SUMMER CAMP



For Children Entering PK to K Grade

Monday, July 6 to Friday, July 10—“Summertime Safari”

Monday, July 13 to Friday, July 17—“Common Senses”

1pm to 4pm; $150 per child per week



For Children Entering 1st & 2nd Grade

Monday, July 20 to Friday, July 24—“Native American Living”

Monday, July 27 to Friday, July 31—“Wild Art”

1pm to 5pm; $170 per child per week



For Children Entering 3rd & 4th Grade

Monday, August 3 to Friday, August 7—“Survivor”

Monday, August 10 to Friday, August 14—“Feathered Friends”

1pm to 5pm; $190 per child per week



Enjoy exploring and discovering woodland and river habitats for insects, birds, amphibians, Lenape
life and much more. Sign up for one or two weeks per grade level.

All camps are held at the Essex County Environmental Center complex

621 Eagle Rock Avenue Roseland, NJ 07068

SPACE IS LIMITED, ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

For more information or to register, please call the Center at 973-228-8776.



COUNTY OF ESSEX

Department Of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs

ESSEX COUNTY ENVIRONMENTAL CENTER

Phone: 973.228.8776 Fax: 973.228.3793

www.essexcountynj.org

www.essexcountyparks.org


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