Holden Forests & Gardens Summer Camps 2021

Holden Forests & Gardens Summer Camps 2021



Get your kids connected to and excited about nature this summer with safe, in-person summer camps at the Holden Arboretum and Cleveland Botanical Garden, packed with outdoor exploration, hands-on learning, and physical and creative activities.

Cleveland Botanical Garden 

   

Habitat Hunters
Come explore the incredible and diverse habitats of the Ohio woodlands and gardens, the Madagascar Spiny Forest, and the Costa Rica Cloud Rainforest all in one week! Campers will investigate the connections between flora and fauna featured at Cleveland Botanical Garden by touring our curated spaces, meeting our animal residents up close, and enjoying exciting games and creative activities.

June 7th – 11th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grades: Rising grades 1-2

Amazing Adaptations
Nature is expressive, innovative, and inspiring – just like you are! Come along and explore the fascinating ways that plants and animals adapt to live in ever-changing and extreme environments of the Madagascar Spiny Forest and the Costa Rica Cloud Rainforest.

Session I: July 26th – July 30th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grades: Rising grades 3 – 5

Session II: August 2nd – August 6th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grades: Rising grades 3-5

Herbs N’ Legends Micro Camp
Step outside and into our forests & gardens where magical things happen all the time! Campers will learn the properties of the plants we grow and use them to make whimsical crafts enjoy enchanted activities. Then, we’ll use what we make to navigate the hidden world of fairies & gnomes while creating legends of our own.

Session I: July 20th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.,m.
Grades: Rising 1 – 2 graders

Session II: July 22nd, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grades: Rising 3 – 5 graders

Visit cbgarden.org or call (440) 602-3833.

The Holden Arboretum

   

Nature Quest Camp
Campers will get in touch with their wild side and foster their adventurous spirit at this classic nature-based day camp. Activities include nature hikes, climbing the Emergent Tower and Canopy Walk, art projects, field games, and so much more.

Session I: June 21st – June 25th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grades: Rising grades 1 – 2

Session II: June 28th – July 2nd, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grades: Rising grades 3 – 5

Canopy Camp
Explore like never before from above the treetops! Campers will experience life from a new, lofty perspective as they learn to climb trees using ropes like tree industry professionals, experience the view from the top of the Emergent Tower, practice tree identification, and explore the Arboretum’s neighboring Red Oak Camp throughout the week for select activities.

Session I: July 12th – July 16th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grades: Rising grades 5 – 7

Herbs N’ Legends Micro Camp
Step outside and into our forests & gardens where magical things happen all the time! Campers will learn the properties of the plants we grow and use them to make whimsical crafts enjoy enchanted activities. Then, we’ll use what we make to navigate the hidden world of fairies & gnomes while creating legends of our own.

Session I: July 6th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grades: Rising 1-2 graders

Session II: July 8th, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Grades: Rising 3-5 graders

Visit holdenarb.org or call (440) 602-3833.

   


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