Summer Camps for kids

   

                  
 
Summer Camps 2017 
 
  

Young Explorers

 This Camp is Full. See below for more camps available for our youngest campers.
 
June 5-9 9am-12pm

Ages 4-6

max 15

Who lives in woods? You’ll explore the trails and gardens as we look for animals, flowers and bugs that live in the woods. Enjoy arts and crafts and related games.

$110 members $125 non members

 

 

Magical Nature Camp: Inspired by the Harry Potter books

This camp is FULL. 
June 19-23 9am-4 pm

Ages 8-12

max 20

This is one of our most popular camps. You won’t need a spell book to discover how magical nature can be in this camp. It is based on the first four Harry Potter books. Campers will explore the Nature Preserve, study potions, herbology, astronomy, “dark arts” defense and magical creatures with quidditch each day.

$180 members $220 non members

 
 

Trackem and Smackem Camp 1: All Around Nature at Louisville Nature Center- Louisville Tennis Center

June 26-30 9am-4pm

Age 7-12

max 24

M-F 9am-12pm All Around NatureCampers will be tracking and keeping track of Native Wildlife at the Louisville Nature Center and in the Beargrass Creek Nature Preserve.

12pm-4pm- Have lunch at the Louisville Tennis Center and then have a “smackem” good time hitting the balls over the nets and learning new tennis skills and improving your swing.

$180 members $220 non members

 

It’s Like time Travel !!

June 26-30 1pm-4pm

Ages 5-7

max 24

Have you ever wondered how the world got to be the world? We will explore the science of how the Earth was formed. We will also take a look at some of Earth's largest creatures, DINOSAURS! We will do some excavations and create our own dinosaur. Don’t forget bring recyclables, large and small to help build a machine so we can “travel” back in time.

Ages 5-7

 $110 members $125 non members
 

Wild About the Arts

July 10-14 (Session 1) 9am-4pm both sessions.

Ages 6-12

max 24

Let your child be led by nature. Art and Nature will be explored by engaging in hands on projects using a variety of natural materials then unpack your lunch and get ready for the afternoon. Shine Studio is joining us again offering music, movement, yoga, drumming and hooping; indoors and out.

$180 members $220 non members

 

Trackem and Smackem Camp 2: All Around Nature at Louisville Nature Center- Louisville Tennis Center

July 17-21 9am-4pm

Age 7-12

max 24

M-F 9am-12pm All Around NatureCampers will be tracking and keeping track of Native Wildlife at the Louisville Nature Center and in the Beargrass Creek Nature Preserve.

12pm-4pm- Have lunch at the Louisville Tennis Center and then have a “smackem” good time hitting the balls over the nets and learning new tennis skills and improving your swing.

$180 members $220 non members

 

Where Are the Wild Things!

July 17-21 1pm-4pm

Ages 5-7

max 24

If you like animals this camp is for you. It's some of Kentucky's great wild things. We will learn about some wild animals, what they eat, where they live and how they live. We will look for clues of where our wild things are at LNC.

$110 members  $125 Non-Members 
 
 
Wild About the Arts

July 24-28 (session2) 9am-4pm both sessions

Ages 6-12

max 24

Let your child be led by nature. Art and Nature will be explored by engaging hands on projects using a variety of natural materials, unpack your lunch and get ready for the afternoon. Shine Studio is joining us again offering music, movement, yoga, drumming and hooping; indoors and out.

$180 members $220 non members

 

Backbone Bonanza

July 31-Aug 4 9am-12pm

Ages 4-6

max 15

Come find out what a difference a backbone makes! Campers will investigate the difference between vertebrates and invertebrates through a series of fun hands-on experiences.

Enjoy arts and crafts and related games

$110 members $125 non members

 

Yucky Nature

July 31-Aug 4 1pm-4pm

Ages 7-12

max 24

Explore the yuckier side of the natural world, from slime to scat and more. When it comes to animal survival, gross is good. (Warning – we may get dirty!)

$110 members $125 non members

 Please call our office to make sure your registration was processed 
502-458-1328 
 
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I hereby authorize the Louisville Nature Center to take any steps to ensure my child’s health in case of an emergency. I also authorize the Louisville Nature Center to use my child’s name and/or photograph for education and public relations purposes.

In consideration of the Louisville Nature Center allowing my child to participate in this Louisville Nature Center Education Program (”Program”), I, for myself and my child, hereby waive and release the Louisville Nature Center, its officers, agents and employees, from any and all claims or causes of actions for injury, damage or loss to the person or property of my child while participating in the Program. I further hereby agree to indemnify, hold harmless and defend the Louisville Nature Center, its officers, agents and employees, from any and all losses, claims, or causes of action for injury, damage or loss in any way relating to or arising from any incidence arising out of my child’s participation in the Program. This Waiver and Release is intended to be an express waiver of and release from any and all claims against the Louisville Nature Center, its officers, agents and employees, arising from my child’s participating in the Program, including all claims or causes of action based upon the alleged negligence or gross negligence of the Louisville Nature Center, its agents, officers and employees.

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If paying by check, please make payable to Louisville Nature Center and mail to the address below. You may also call the Louisville Nature Center at 502-458-1328 and we can take a credit card over the phone.




 
Mail to: Louisville Nature Center 3745 Illinois Ave, Louisville KY 40213

Refund Policy: Notify LNC in writing, no less than 2 weeks prior to the date of the camp, 80% refund of the camp fee upon receipt a written cancellation. No refunds for cancellations less than 1 week prior the camp starting date.(revised 2-26-14










 

Or you can PRINT an application and mail to our office with payment.

3745 Illinois Ave.  Louisville, Ky. 40213