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Available Programs

Critter Camp

Join us this summer for Critter Camp! This camp for kindergarten and first graders meets on Tuesdays from noon-2PM and Thursdays from noon - 4PM and costs $35 per child per week. Each of the three weeks will focus on critters on the land, critters in the water, and critters in the air.

Biology Boot Camp

This all-day (10AM-4PM) week-long class is for 2nd - 5th graders and includes a field trip to the zoo. Learn about plants, mammals, birds, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, and insects with special behind the scenes experiences in the museum's collections.

Junior Naturalist Program at Thanksgiving Point

This summer is the 4th year we have partnered with Thanksgiving Point Institute to bring you this Junior Naturalist Summer Camp. While the Junior Naturalist Program is for everyone regardless of age, this summer camp is for 4th & 5th graders (June 5-9) and 6th & 7th graders (June 26-30). Join us as we explore nature around us and participate in collecting, recording, preparing, identifying and sharing. Registration is limited.

Registration for this program is not available at this time.

Nature Experienceships

Spend time with an expert!

For ONLY $10, anyone age 12 and older (including adults) can sign up to learn about the living world around us. Don't miss this opportunity.

Discovery Reading

Thursdays at 11am in the education classrooms. Free to the general public.

Discovery Drawing

Every 2nd Saturday of the Month from 2-3 PM in the education classrooms. FREE for first graders and older.