Summer 2018 Nature Camps

Day Camps at Asbury Woods

For 40 years, Asbury Woods has been conducting top quality day camps for children in pre-school through 8th grade. All camps include nature explorations, outdoor activities, games, art projects, science experiments, and much more. Asbury Woods focuses on a positive and educational camp experience for each child. Weekly camp sessions are available June 11 through August 13.  

The 2018 Camp Season Opens Feb. 12

Online registration makes it easy to sign up your child or grandchild for camp.  If you are a current member, and would like to renew your membership, you will be able to complete both camp registration and membership renewal in one transaction.  If you are not a current member, you can purchase a family or grandparent membership and still receive the discounted pricing on camp that our members enjoy. There is a $20 charge for late registrations received after June 1, 2018. 

Pollywog Camp (4 & 5 year olds)
Children attend camp Monday - Wednesday from 9 am to noon. Designed for our youngest campers’ growing minds and bodies, our Pollywog program is grounded in promoting nature play, outdoor exploration, and inquiry. Each day children discover the Nature Center’s forests, wildlife, resident animals, ponds, and gardens. Group size is limited to 10 children per teacher.  

Nature Art Camp — Entering Grades K- 4 
There are exciting new options for art camp!  Campers will use a variety of art media and will explore nature for creative inspiration.All art camps include instruction from a certified art teacher, projects with professional guest artists and a day trip to Buttermilk Falls. This unique summer offering is perfect for creative kids who cannot get enough art.

Jr. Naturalist Camp — Entering Grades K-4
 This year Jr. Naturalists will have three exciting camp options for outdoor exploration: Eco - Lab, Splash Zone, and Back to the Future. All camp sessions include a snack and beverage provided daily, a day trip to Buttermilk Falls, and cookout lunch and parent show each Friday. 

Mixed Media Mania and Digital Photography - Entering Grades 5 - 8 Nature-loving kids with a passion for art will love taking on new artistic challenges during Mixed Media and Digital Photography Camps. With plenty of hands-on projects, outdoor exploration, and creative projects, campers will stretch their creativity, collaborate with peers and expand their problem-solving skills. Each camp will include an off-site field trip.