Each summer children entering K through 10th Grade can be seen exploring the center's flora and fauna under the guidance of skilled naturalists.
Ballard Nature Center's summer camps give children the opportunity to discover nature in a fun and educational way. Participants will learn about plants and animals through indoor and outdoor lessons, explorations, games, activities, and crafts.
Camps range from 2 to 3 1/2 hours, depending on age, and take place in June, July, and August.
Registration for the classes is
April 25th from 3-6:30pm and April 26th from 3-5:30pm at the nature center. A parent, grandparent, or guardian must register child.
* Phone / e-mail registrations will not be taken until after these sign-up dates.
Children in Budding Biologists, Young Explorers, & Jr Naturalists sign up for just one session.
Class sizes are limited in order to provide children with quality hands-on opportunities.
For more information, call the center at 618-483-6856 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Nature Camp Schedule (PDF, 182.5KB)
Summer Nature Camp Registration Form (PDF, 192 KB)
Summer Family Programs (PDF, 451 KB)