6/2/2014

Tiny Tots Nature Camp (2-3 1/2 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Parents and/or caregivers, here is your chance to explore the natural world with your child through hikes, arts and crafts, games and hands-on activities. Join us for creative movement, language development and nature exploration using the five senses. Register child; parent must participate.
 

6/9/2014

Reptile Rangers (4-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am 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.
 

6/16/2014

Nature Quest Camp (3-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the plants and animals that put the life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows will focus on mammals 6/16, reptiles 7/7, birds 7/28, insects 7/21 and 8/18. No camp July 4. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/16/2014

Animals of the Night (4-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Find out who is awake at night and learn about the special features animals use to see and move around in the dark. Through games, crafts and hands-on activities learn about nocturnal animals such as beaver, fox, raccoons and owls. During hikes and outdoor exploration we will search for clues these animals leave behind. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/16/2014

Animals of the Night (4-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  1:30pm Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Find out who is awake at night and learn about the special features animals use to see and move around in the dark. Through games, crafts and hands-on activities learn about nocturnal animals such as beaver, fox, raccoons and owls. During hikes and outdoor exploration we will search for clues these animals leave behind. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/25/2014

Scientists and Artists Camp (8-12 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Wed/Thu/Fri
Discover nature and art through scientific observation using various mixed media; including pencils, paints, and photography. Activities include experimenting with color and light, games and building a naturalist journal to take home. Campers will explore habitats such as forest, meadows, and the areas largest non-tidal wetland! Individuals are encouraged to bring their own camera. Download camp forms from website.
 

6/30/2014

Wilderness Survival Camp (8-12 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu
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 will also enjoy various crafts and outdoor survival games. Bring lunch and drink daily. No camp July 4. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/7/2014

Reptile Rangers (4-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9:30am 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.
 

7/7/2014

Nature Quest (6-10 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the plants and animals that put the life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows will focus on mammals 6/16, reptiles 7/7, birds 7/28, insects 7/21 and 8/18. No camp July 4. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/7/2014

Scientists & Artists (6-9 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Discover nature and art through scientific observation using various mixed media including pencils, paints, and photography. Activities include experimenting with color and light, games and building a naturalist journal to take home. Campers explore habitats such as forest, meadows, and the areas largest non-tidal wetland. Individuals are encouraged to bring their own camera. Bring lunch and drink. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/14/2014

Tracks and Traces (8-12 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
What do lighter-than-air aircraft, hunting, farming and racetracks all have in common? Campers will discover the answers by exploring the park for historical evidence and conducting experiments. Campers will participant in activities, games and go on field trips to Ellanor C. Lawrence Park as well as to Historic Huntley. Bring a lunch and drink daily. Download forms from website.
 

7/21/2014

Nature Quest (6-10 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the plants and animals that put the life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows will focus on mammals 6/16, reptiles 7/7, birds 7/28, insects 7/21 and 8/18. No camp July 4. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/21/2014

Insect Safari (4-6 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 the exciting world of 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. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/21/2014

Insect Safari (4-6 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  1:30pm Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Come on a bug safari and explore the exciting world of 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. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/28/2014

Nature Quest (8-14 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the plants and animals that put the life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows will focus on mammals 6/16, reptiles 7/7, birds 7/28, insects 7/21 and 8/18. No camp July 4. Download camp forms from website.
 

7/28/2014

Dig It: Archeology Adventures (8-11yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Lets get down in the dirt and learn about the past. If youre interested in discovering new treasures and learning how our ancestors lived, this camps for you. Well spend two days off-site helping the Countys Cultural Resources Team. Campers will visit a nearby active archeological dig and also an Archeological Research Lab in Annandale where well investigate artifacts found in the county. Bring lunch daily.Download camp forms from website.
 

8/4/2014

Extreme Naturalist (8-12 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Spend a full day with our naturalist visiting animal habitats, conducting field surveys, recording observations and exploring the park for plenty of hands-on fun. Download camp forms from website.
 

8/11/2014

Dig It: Archeology Adventures (11-14yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Lets get down in the dirt and learn about the past. If youre in terested in discovering new treasures and learning how our an cestors lived, this camps for you. Well spend two days off-site help ing the Countys Cultural Resources Team. Campers will visit a nearb y active archeological dig and also an Archeological Research Lab i n Annandale where well investigate artifacts found in the county . Bring lunch daily. Download camp forms from website.
 

8/18/2014

Nature Quest (8-14 yrs) Click to Register with Parktakes Online
Location:  Huntley Meadows Park
Start Time/Day:  9am Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri
Explore the plants and animals that put the life in our park wildlife. Crafts, games, live animals and field study are part of this weeklong adventure. Huntley Meadows will focus on mammals 6/16, reptiles 7/7, birds 7/28, insects 7/21 and 8/18. No camp July 4. Download camp forms from website.