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Day Camps 2021

Join Ecology Centre naturalists for three days of adventures, fun and outdoor education. Suitable for children ages 5 to 12, depending on the camp. Each mini-camp costs $81.50 and is held entirely outdoors. Please ensure you have read our Covid-19 Policies. There are spots for 10 children maximum for each camp. Phone 604-990-3755 to register.

FOREST EXPLORERS

Monday, June 28 to Wednesday, June 30. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

For children ages 5 to 8. Become a Junior Ecologist in Lynn Canyon Park! Increase your knowledge and appreciation for nature by exploring the temperate rainforest using fun activities and games, including every camper’s favourite game, camouflage!

(FULL) MARVELOUS MUCK & STUPENDOUS SLIME

Monday, July 5 to Wednesday, July 7. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

For children ages 5 to 8. Slugs and snails, mud and mushrooms: learn about the slippery, slimy, and muddy places in the forest. Make some slime to take home as well!

NATURE DEFENDERS - Older kids

Wednesday, July 7 to Friday, July 9. 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

For children ages 8 to 12. Become a protector of the Earth! Learn how you can help the plants and animals living in Lynn Canyon Park while engaging in fun activities, crafts, and games.

(FULL) ECO-EXPERIMENTING

Monday, July 12 to Wednesday, July 14. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

For children ages 5 to 8. Dig in and discover what makes our ecosystem tick. We’ll explore with fun experiments, projects, and crafts. How can you use the sun to develop a photo? Let’s find out!

(FULL) CANOPY CAPERS

Wednesday, July 14 to Friday, July 16. 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

For children ages 5 to 8. What’s up? From birds to licorice ferns, learn how animals and plants survive in the canopy of the temperate rainforest.

(FULL) WILD AND WET

Monday, July 19 to Wednesday, July 21. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

For children ages 5 to 8. Learn about where our water comes from and what creatures swim in the canyon, with lots of land-based water activities. Splash warning: you might get wet!

(FULL) NATURE CREATIONS

Monday, July 26 to Wednesday, July 28. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

For children ages 6 to 8. Get hands-on with nature at this maker-oriented summer camp. We'll explore nature art and see how the outdoors inspires us to create!

(FULL) INCREDIBLE INVERTEBRATES

Monday, August 9 to Wednesday, August 11. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

For children ages 6 to 8. Learn about and find some of the incredible invertebrates that live in our temperate rainforest and why they’re so important. Hike, play games and make some crafts!

(FULL) NATURE CREATIONS - Older kids

Monday, August 16 to Wednesday, August 18. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

For children ages 8 to 12. Get hands-on with nature at this maker-oriented summer camp. We'll explore nature art and see how the outdoors inspires us to create!

(FULL) RAINFOREST DETECTIVES

Monday, August 23 to Wednesday, August 25. 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

For children ages 5 to 8. Investigate the mysteries of Lynn Canyon Park! Develop your detective skills and learn about our forest with games, activities and crafts. Find out who’s hiding underfoot, and what animals might be spying on you!