Our
Programs

Nature-based education camps and workshops focused on storytelling, creative expression, and exploration for the youth of Richmond, VA

Summer Camps - General Enrollment Closed!
Contact directly if interested.

Dates: 

Week 1: June 26th – 30th

Week 2: July 3rd – 7th

Week 3: July 10th – 14th

Week 4: July 17th – 21sth

Week 5: July 24th – 28th

Times: 

Half day: 8:30 am – 1 pm

Full day: 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

Cost: 

Half Day: $300

Full Day: $400 

 

Outdoor Explorers

This Camp is based out of Forest Hill and James River Parks. We’ll hike and explore learning plant identification as well as doing storytelling games, nature based arts and crafts, and experimenting with science projects. We’ll also cool off during the hottest part of the day by learning how to safely wade, play and hang in the James. 

Ages: 9 – 13 years old

Dates:  Weeks 1 – 5

Junior Explorers

Junior Explorers parallels our Outdoor Explorers program, but is tailored specifically to our younger campers. This camp will also be based out of Forest Hill and James River Parks. We’ll hike and explore learning while learning about plants and animals. Other activities include storytelling games and nature based arts and crafts. We’ll also cool off during the hottest part of the day by learning how to safely wade and play in the James. 

Ages: 6 – 9 years old

Dates:  Weeks 1 – 5

YOW! that's what I call Summer!

Programming Seasons

Winter

Mid January – Mid March

8-10 sessions

Typical session runs 90-120 minutes

Spring

Mid March – Mid May

8-10 sessions

Typical session runs 90-120 minutes

Summer

Last week of June – First week of August

Week long sessions

Half day 8:30 am – 1pm
or Full day 8:30 am – 5:30pm

Fall

Mid September – Mid November

8-10 sessions

Typical session runs 90-120 minutes