The Art of Doing Science

Do you love science? How about art? Join us to find out how bring them together! From hands-on activities and sampling all the “ologies,” to discovering how scientists use art and other media to experience the excitement of science in all its forms, you’ll discover a whole new way to “do science.” Explore how different… Read More >

“Ology” Camp

Discover the wonderful world of “ologies”! Explore zoology (animals), entomology (insects), ichthyology (fish) and “grossology” (things that make you go eww). Each day we will explore a new ology with real specimens, models, live animals and behind-the-scenes tours. Questions: Please visit the Summer Camp Frequently Asked Questions page for more information or contact summercamps@naturalsciences.org.

Woodland Adventure

From groundhogs to rabbits, tree frogs to rolly pollies, we will explore the “wilds” of Prairie Ridge Ecostation. Come make mud pies, roll in the grass and crawl though the groundhog tunnel. This outdoor adventure launches from Prairie Ridge’s Nature PlaySpace and outdoor classroom with forays into the prairie, pond and woods surrounding the Ecostation…. Read More >