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Summer Camps Still Available!

We have an exciting array of classes planned for this summer! Join Museum educators for fun and learning in the natural sciences. For a complete listing of camp programs, use the Advanced Search in our Progams & Events section.  (Select your date and age ranges and check the box marked "Summer Camps".)

Featured Summer Camps:

Outdoor Explorers at Yates

Grades 1-2/minimum age 6
This field class emphasizes finding, identifying and learning about the many plants and animals inhabiting Yates Mill Pond. We'll meet live animals, experiment with plants and play ecology games.

Aquatic Ecologists at Yates

Grades 3-5/minimum age 8
This week-long focus on life in and around the water, from tadpoles to snapping turtles, will be based at Yates Mill Pond. Learn aquatic science in the field through experiments, activities and observations.