2/19/2018

Animal Vets Workshop (6-11 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon
Spend time with our exhibit animals. Check their health, weight and size; clean and refresh their tanks and enjoy some fun animal activities and games. Bring snack, lunch and drink. Wear old clothes. Download camp forms from website.
 

3/26/2018

Pioneer Survival Camp (6-12 yrs.) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Discover what it means to be the first at Huntley, as we explore th e plants and animals of spring, patterns of natural succession and th e lives of Native Americans, colonial settler and aviation pi oneers who made use of this land. Other activities include fire ma king and building shelters. Bring snack, lunch and drink. Do wnload camp forms from website.
 

3/26/2018

Animal Babies in Spring (4-6 yrs.) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Learn about animal babies and the amazing changes they go through as they grow up in the wild. Do tadpoles, ducklings and fox kits depend on their parents? How does their size, shape and color change as they grow up? Come find out with us through fun nature walks, stories, games and crafts. Download camp forms from website.
 

4/2/2018

School's Out Nature Adventures! (6-12yr) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon
Learning and fun adventures await you. Join us as we discover local wildlife in the park, create crafts and play games. Program is both indoors and outdoors so dress appropriately for the weather. Themes: 4/02- Archery & Tribal Life; 4/16- Turtles & Frogs. Download camp forms from website.
 

4/16/2018

School's Out Nature Adventures! (6-12yr) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon
Learning and fun adventures await you. Join us as we discover local wildlife in the park, create crafts and play games. Program is both indoors and outdoors so dress appropriately for the weather. Themes: 4/02- Archery & Tribal Life; 4/16- Turtles & Frogs. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/4/2018

Animals: Zoology Fun for Kids (4-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the woods, creeks and ponds as we look for all sorts of critters. Learn about frogs, toads, birds, mammals, snakes, turtles, fish, and insects through hikes, projects, and games. Have lots of fun learning about the science of animal life. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/11/2018

Insect Safari (6-9 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Come on a bug safari and explore bugs and insects that inhabit our gardens, woods and wetlands. Collect, examine and identify little creatures using magnifiers and microscopes. Learn about their important jobs as pollinators and decomposers through projects and investigations. Bring snack and water bottle. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/18/2018

Animals: Zoology Fun for Kids (6-11yr) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the woods, creeks and ponds as we look for all sorts of critters. Learn about frogs, toads, birds, mammals, snakes, turtles, fish, and insects through hikes, projects, and games. Have lots of fun learning about the science of animal life. Bring lunch and drink. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/18/2018

Reptile Rangers (4 yrs 9 mos-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the world of reptiles and other cold-blooded animals and have fun learning about the cool characteristics of creatures such as snakes, turtles and frogs. Activities include hikes to the wetland, arts and crafts, games, animal encounters and hands-on activities. No camp July 4. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/18/2018

Pioneer Survival Skills Camp (6-12 yrs.) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
What skills did early settlers need to survive when Fairfax was still a frontier country? Learn how men and women adapted European and Indian knowledge to create a new way of life through fire making, animal tracking, shelter building, candle-making and foraging for edible plants. Bring lunch and drink daily. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/25/2018

Wildlife Rangers (6-11 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Join our naturalist on outdoor adventures and field studies in nature. Learn about the amazing world of animals and the natural sciences. This is for serious nature lovers who don't mind getting dirty. Campers learn outdoor survival skills such as using maps, making fires and building shelter. Experiments, games, activities and observation skills help us explore the many habitats in our parks. Bring lunch and drink daily. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/25/2018

Forces of Nature (6-12 yrs.) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Lightening, tornadoes and migrating animals. Learn how animals detect weather and enjoy cool experiments like creating your own tornado, making a thunderstorm, discovering the magic of rainbows and forming clouds. Hands-on activities, fun experiments, guided nature hikes and live animal encounters turn campers into meteorologists and wildlife biologists. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/25/2018

Native American Survival Skills (5-9yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Discover what daily life was like for the Eastern Woodland American Indians.From animal tracking to shelter building, children learn survival skills through outdoor activities, games, crafts and stories. Camp focuses on the culture and daily lives of the Powhatan. Bring lunch and drink daily. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/2/2018

Nature Quest (6-11 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri
Explore plants and animals that put life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows weekly camp themes: 7/02 Week-Animal Kingdom 7/09 Week-Insects 7/16 Week-Birds 7/23 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians 8/06 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians Download camp forms from website.
 

7/2/2018

Grand & Me: Art on the Trails (5-11yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri
Grandparents and grandkids discover animals and plants that live in the park through poems, stories, walking adventures and journaling. Quality time spent together learning how to sketch, paint and observe the natural world. Only grandkids pay. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/9/2018

Animals: Zoology Fun for Kids (4-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the woods, creeks and ponds as we look for all sorts of critters. Learn about frogs, toads, birds, mammals, snakes, turtles, fish, and insects through hikes, projects, and games. Have lots of fun learning about the science of animal life. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/9/2018

Nature Quest (6-11 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore plants and animals that put life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows weekly camp themes: 7/02 Week-Animal Kingdom 7/09 Week-Insects 7/16 Week-Birds 7/23 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians 8/06 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians Download camp forms from website.
 

7/9/2018

Wildlife Rangers (6-11 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Join our naturalist on outdoor adventures and field studies in nature. Learn about the amazing world of animals and the natural sciences. This is for serious nature lovers who don't mind getting dirty. Campers learn outdoor survival skills such as using maps, making fires and building shelter. Experiments, games, activities and observation skills help us explore the many habitats in our parks. Bring lunch and drink daily. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/16/2018

Native American Survival Skills (6-11yr) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Discover what daily life was like for the Eastern Woodland American Indians.From animal tracking to shelter building, children learn s urvival skills through outdoor activities, games, crafts and s tories. Camp focuses on the culture and daily lives of the P owhatan. Bring lunch and drink daily. Download camp forms from w ebsite.
 

7/16/2018

Nature Quest (6-11 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore plants and animals that put life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows weekly camp themes: 7/02 Week-Animal Kingdom 7/09 Week-Insects 7/16 Week-Birds 7/23 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians 8/06 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians Download camp forms from website.
 

7/23/2018

Nature Quest (6-11 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore plants and animals that put life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows weekly camp themes: 7/02 Week-Animal Kingdom 7/09 Week-Insects 7/16 Week-Birds 7/23 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians 8/06 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians Download camp forms from website.
 

7/23/2018

Wild Art Camp (6-12 yrs.) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Get outside and explore the wild life of plants and animals through nature hikes and reflective art projects that involve printmaking, painting, sculpting, and drawing, along with written forms of art like storytelling and comic making. Build a nature journal to take home with you and engage in fun experiments and games. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/23/2018

Insect Safari (6-9 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Come on a bug safari and explore bugs and insects that inhabit our gardens, woods and wetlands. Collect, examine and identify little creatures using magnifiers and microscopes. Learn about their important jobs as pollinators and decomposers through projects and investigations. Bring snack and water bottle. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/30/2018

Native American Survival Skills (6-11yr) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Discover what daily life was like for the Eastern Woodland American Indians.From animal tracking to shelter building, children learn s urvival skills through outdoor activities, games, crafts and s tories. Camp focuses on the culture and daily lives of the P owhatan. Bring lunch and drink daily. Download camp forms from w ebsite.
 

7/30/2018

Reptile Rangers (4-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the world of reptiles and other cold-blooded animals and have fun learning about the cool characteristics of creatures such as snakes, turtles and frogs. Activities include hikes to the wetland, arts and crafts, games, animal encounters and hands-on activities. No camp July 4. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/30/2018

Wild Bird Camp (6-11 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Learn to recognize bird calls and appearances and discover the tricks birders use to identify birds on the wing. Start your own Life List and enjoy drawing and journaling about your special bird encounters. Enjoy time on the trails, playing games and making crafts. Bring your own binoculars and field guides if you have them. Download camp forms from website.
 

8/6/2018

Nature Quest (6-11 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore plants and animals that put life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows weekly camp themes: 7/02 Week-Animal Kingdom 7/09 Week-Insects 7/16 Week-Birds 7/23 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians 8/06 Week-Reptiles & Amphibians Download camp forms from website.
 

8/6/2018

Wilderness Survival Camp (8-12 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Can you survive in the wild? Learn wilderness survival techniques while exploring the park. Hike the trails identifying nature dangers and helpful plants and animals. Practice hunting and gathering and first aid techniques. Campers also enjoy various crafts and outdoor survival games. Bring lunch and drink daily. Download camp forms from website.
 

8/13/2018

Native American Survival Skills (6-11yr) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Discover what daily life was like for the Eastern Woodland American Indians.From animal tracking to shelter building, children learn s urvival skills through outdoor activities, games, crafts and s tories. Camp focuses on the culture and daily lives of the P owhatan. Bring lunch and drink daily. Download camp forms from w ebsite.
 

8/13/2018

Reptile Rangers (4-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the world of reptiles and other cold-blooded animals and have fun learning about the cool characteristics of creatures such as snakes, turtles and frogs. Activities include hikes to the wetland, arts and crafts, games, animal encounters and hands-on activities. No camp July 4. Download camp forms from website.
 

8/13/2018

Wetlanders Camp (6-9 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Water is the key to life and often the key to summer fun! Discover the dynamics of water with science experiments, pond and stream studies, games, stories, crafts and activities. Each day campers will be outdoors exploring different habitats and meeting live animals. Dress to get wet as we jump into fun summer learning. Download camp forms from website. ECL camps include a wagon ride.