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Summer Camps

Wolf Park offers summer science camps for children, grades K – 8, with grade-based themes and Art & Enrichment Camps for grades K-8. Our Junior Keeper camp offers a once-in-a-lifetime experience for students aged 14-17 interested in zoology careers.

“WONDERS OF WILDLIFE” TWO DAY CAMP (GRADES K-1)

2022 Dates: June 06-07

$80

Wonders of Wildlife focuses on the diversity of wildlife all around us, the importance of wildlife and wild places, and how campers can help the wildlife in their backyards and beyond. Campers will also learn the differences between wild and domesticated animals.

 

 

a fox looking at the camera

“TAILS AND TEETH” TWO DAY CAMP (GRADES 2-3)

2022 Dates: June 16-17, June 20-21

$80

Tails and Teeth focuses on the incredible adaptations of wild animals, the strategies animals use to survive in the wild, and how scientists classify organisms according to physical features. Campers will also learn how wildlife is adapting or disappearing in the face of human development.

 

 

animal on the field

“EXPLORING ECOSYSTEMS” TWO DAY CAMP (GRADES 4-5)

2022 Dates: June 30-July 01, July 07-08

$80

Exploring Ecosystems will focus on how and where animals fit into the ecosystem, the important roles that must be filled in a healthy ecosystem, and how changing ecosystems (including towns and cities) can alter the appearances and behavior of wildlife. Campers will also learn how they can choose their own role in the ecosystem through conscious choice.

 

a yellow flower

“WHERE THE WILD THINGS WERE” TWO DAY CAMP (GRADES 6-8)

2022 Dates: July 18-19

$80

Where the Wild Things Were will focus on the interconnectedness of the ecosystem, how humans have altered wildlife and habitats, and how campers can make a positive impact on threatened wildlife through coexistence and conservation. Campers will also learn how zoological facilities like Wolf Park benefit wildlife populations.

 

red wolf