: Day Camps :
A $100.00 deposit is required for each enrollment to reserve the camper's place. Deposit is applied towards the program fee. Program fee for regular Day Camps is $185.00. Program fee for Challenge Camp is $220.00. Program fee for Mini Day Camps is $115.00.
|Week 1: June 10-14||
Week 5: July 8-12
|Week 2: June 17-21||Week 6: July 15-19|
|Week 3: June 24-28||Week 7: July 22-26|
|Week 4: July 1-3 (Mini Camp)|
|day camps||ages||week number|
|Hop, Slither & Crawl (Mini Camp)||5-6||•|
|Turtles, Toads & Tadpoles||7-8||•||•||•|
|Wild Wonders (Mini Camp)||7-8||•|
|Challenge Camp (Thursday Overnight)||8-9||•||•|
Regular Day Camps: $185
Regular Day Camps run Monday through Thursday from 9:00AM to 3:30PM, and Friday from 9:00AM to 2:00PM. Come Friday at 2:00PM to see the Parent Program, a short production by campers.
Optional extended Day Camp hours: Choose a 5:30 pick up Monday through Thursday. $20/ week. Friday pick up at 2:00PM.
Animal Crackers (ages 5-6)
Search for animals that live in the forests, meadows, and thickets of the Glen. Use your five senses to explore the critter kingdoms up close. Hike the trails, sing songs, and make new friends!
Creepy Crawlies (ages 5-6)
Discover the world beneath your feet as you learn about all the tiny critters that live on the forest floor. If you like to get down and dirty with nature, you will enjoy playing games, making crafts, and befriending worms in this camp!
Nature Detectives (ages 5-6)
Do you wonder what swims in the stream or hops through the meadow? Put on your detective hat while you discover the cool, creepy, and crazy mysteries of the Glen.
New Camp! Turtles, Toads & Tadpoles (ages 7-8)
With hops and leaps along the trail, you will learn all about those scaly, slimy, hopping and crawly critters. You will even have a chance to handle some live animals!
Young Scientists (ages 7-8)
Calling all scientists! Solve mysteries, investigate the world, and discover new things in this camp. Learn to think like a scientist and do cool nature experiments with your friends.
Transitional Camps: $220
Transitional Camps run Monday through Wednesday from 9:00AM to 5:30PM, and Thursday from 9:00AM to Friday at 2:00PM. Come on Friday at 2:00PM to see the Parent Program, a short production by campers.
Challenge Camp (ages 8-9)
Are you ready for a week of exciting team adventures? Solve puzzles, overcome obstacles, and work together towards the ultimate group challenge: spending the night at Glen Helen! Campers will attend late afternoon activities and go home at 5:30PM Monday through Wednesday. They graduate to a group night hike and overnight stay on Thursday.
NEW! Mini Camps offered July 1-3, 2013: $115
Mini Day Camps run Monday, July 1st and Tuesday July 2nd from 9:00AM until 3:30PM and run Wednesday, July 3rd from 9:00AM until 2:00PM. Come Wednesday, July 3rd at 2:00PM to see the Parent Program, a short production by campers.
Hop, Slither & Crawl (ages 5-6)
Get out and moving in nature! Skip through the woods, play games in the meadow and bounce across the creeks of Glen Helen in search of baby toads, tiny salamanders and slithering snakes.
Wild Wonders (ages 7-8)
Did you know that owls can fly silently in the night, that frogs start out with no legs, and that the water in Birch creek actually ends up in the ocean? Discover the wonders that make up the magic of Glen Helen and the world around us.