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Week 6: July 22-26 "Locomotion"

Campers won't sit still in this camp! Discover the different ways that animals move and what special adaptations help them slither, hop, scamper, and fly away from their predators. Every day will feature a new...

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Week 6: July 22-26 "Plant Pals"

Roll up your sleeves and plan to get dirty! Campers will learn about different kinds of plants through hands on activities and crafts! By the end of the week, campers will go home with a...

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Let's Get Growing for Kids: Zoodle Noodle! - Wednesday, July 24

(for children ages 5 to 10) Which vegetable looks like grass but taste like onions? Which vegetable is best for making zoodle noodles? Which leaves smell like toothpaste, and which leaves taste like tart gummy...

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Discovery Saturdays: July 27

This week's topic: Wildflowers! Make a discovery at the Arboretum and enjoy a unique family experience. Drop by the Stackhouse Education Center, any time between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm, on Saturdays for an interactive...

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Free Saturday Tour: July 27

Free guided tours of the Arboretum take place Saturdays at 10:30 am and 1:30 pm from May through October. Tours begin at the Visitors Center. No reservations are required and tours are on a first-come,...

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Week 7: July 29-August 2 "Fur, Scales & Animal Tales"

Folktales often have vivid animal characters and nature-related themes. Campers will help bring some of these stories to life while learning about the cultures, plants, and animals found in these tales. Please click here for...

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