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February Vacation Camp at Fields Pond: Thursday

$60

with Cyndi Kuhn

Calendar Next session starts Feb 22, 2018 at 9 am

Child Member $48 per day, Child Nonmembers: $60 per day

Enjoy your February vacation in Maine the way it should be – by celebrating the many ways we take learning outside. We have packed each day with exciting opportunities to learn how humans and other living things survive our wonderful winter months. Each day includes outdoor time, stories, games and hands-on explorations of the natural world. Visit for one day or both! Please dress for cold weather.

 

Thursday

Travel and Survival in Nature - Fly, hop and crawl your way through the grounds at Fields Pond while learning how seeds and animals move. Campers will perform hands-on experiments to discover how plants and animals survive the Maine winter.

Cancellation Policy

February Vacation Camp at Fields Pond: Tuesday

$60

with Cyndi Kuhn

Calendar Next session starts Feb 20, 2018 at 9 am

Child Member: $48 per day, Child Nonmembers: $60 per day

Location: Fields Pond

Enjoy your February vacation in Maine the way it should be – by celebrating the many ways we take learning outside. We have packed each day with exciting opportunities to learn how humans and other living things survive our wonderful winter months. Each day includes outdoor time, stories, games and hands-on explorations of the natural world. Visit for one day or both! Please dress for cold weather.

 

Tuesday

Snow Science – We will explore the world of snow and ice in the field, forest and streams. We will make our own crystals and discover the insulating power of snow while learning how life on earth survives and thrives when it is cold.

 Cancellation Policy

K-5 April Vacation Camp

$75

with Karen Arno

Calendar Next session starts Apr 16, 2018 at 9 am
4 additional sessions through Apr 20, 2018

Member price $60 per day, Non-member price $75 per day

Sign up for individual days or all week!

Location: Gilsland Farm

We will start our camp day with scientific exploration, make a connection with a book at lunch, have free play, and reconnect with an activity  or craft tying into the theme of the day.

Daily Camp themes

Birds (Monday, April 16, 2018)

Learn about the many bird adaptations!  Where are they coming from, what type of nest will they build, what are they going to eat?  Campers will be active learning about bird migration and get creative thinking and acting like a bird.

Wildlife On The Move (Tuesday, April 17, 2018)

Fly, hop, crawl and waddle your way into camp where we will explore how iconic and endangered species move through nature.  Campers will learn what these species need and will be able to create special messages through movement and art.

"Bringing Nature Home" (Wednesday, April 18, 2018)

Campers will become biologists today as we study native plants and insects and how they help each other.  We will bring home potted seeds to help our communities and create art that can be displayed to help others to be mindful of insect and plant relationships.

Wetland Explorations (Thursday, April 19, 2018)

Insects, amphibians, birds, mammals and more are some of the things we may spot on our journeys to the pond and marsh.  Net and capture some of the critters with us to study them up close!

Earth Celebration (Friday, April 20, 2018)

Today we will celebrate the Earth by learning about bats during our Live Animal Show (10:30-11:30)  provided by the Center for Wildlife!  We will finish our day with an exploration in nature and Earth art.  

Cancellation Policy

K-5 February Vacation Camp - Friday

$75

with Karen Arno

Calendar Next session starts Feb 23, 2018 at 9 am

Member price $60, Non-member price $75

Sign up for individual days or all week!

Location: Gilsland Farm

Theme: Animal Survival: (Live Animal Show)

Campers will attend a Live Animal Show and campers will "get wild" participating in activities that will have them acting like hibernating, dormant, active and migratory animals.

We will start our camp day with scientific exploration, make a connection with a book at lunch, have free play, and reconnect with an activity  or craft tying into the theme of the day.

Other camp day themes include:

Tuesday - Tracking

Wednesday - Birds of Winter

Thursday - Snow Science and Art

Cancellation Policy

K-5 February Vacation Camp - Thursday

$75

with Karen Arno

Calendar Next session starts Feb 22, 2018 at 9 am

Member price $60, Non-member price $75

Sign up for individual days or all week!

Location: Gilsland Farm

 

Theme: Snow Science and Art (Thursday, February 22nd, 2018)

Explore how snow forms and how it creates homes for many critters in the winter.  We will get creative with frozen art and science experiments!

We will start our camp day with scientific exploration, make a connection with a book at lunch, have free play, and reconnect with an activity  or craft tying into the theme of the day.

Other camp day themes include:

Tuesday - Tracking

Wednesday - Birds of Winter

Friday - Animal Survival (Live Animal Show Included!)

Cancellation Policy

K-5 February Vacation Camp - Tuesday

$75

with Karen Arno

Calendar Next session starts Feb 20, 2018 at 9 am

Member price $60, Non-member price $75

Sign up for individual days or all week!

Location: Gilsland Farm


Theme: Tracking (Tuesday, February 20th, 2018)

Learn how to identify animals by footprints, scat and other clues they leave behind.  Become a detective to solve the mystery of who has been here!

We will start our camp day with scientific exploration, make a connection with a book at lunch, have free play, and reconnect with an activity  or craft tying into the theme of the day.

Other camp day themes include:

Wednesday - Birds of Winter

Thursday - Snow Science and Art

Friday - Animal Survival (Live Animal Show Included!)

Cancellation Policy

K-5 February Vacation Camp - Wednesday

$75

with Karen Arno

Calendar Next session starts Feb 21, 2018 at 9 am

Member price $60, Non-member price $75

Sign up for individual days or all week!

Location: Gilsland Farm

 

Theme: Birds of Winter (Wednesday, February 21, 2018)

Campers will learn about the incredible journey of migration and see what birds are staying in Maine to brave the cold.  How do these birds adapt to survive the cold winter months?

We will start our camp day with scientific exploration, make a connection with a book at lunch, have free play, and reconnect with an activity  or craft tying into the theme of the day.

Other camp day themes include:

Tuesday - Tracking

Thursday - Snow Science and Art

Friday - Animal Survival (Live Animal Show Included!)

Cancellation Policy





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