Jan 2-5, Session 2 Winter Camp, 7:30 am – 5:00 pm
The Deering Estate offers two sessions of Winter Camp for children, ages 6-14: “All About the Natives” and “Find Your Habitat.”
Session 1: December 26-29, 2017
“All About the Natives”
Campers will hike, explore, and experiment to learn about the important role that South Florida’s native plants and animals play in our protected habitats and how Native Americans interacted with those species on our property.
SCHEDULE: Winter Camp week 1- All About The Natives
Session 2: January 2-5, 2018
“Find Your Habitat”
Campers will get to explore some of the Deering Estate’s ecosystems – Pine Rockland, Hardwood Hammock, Mangrove Forest, and Salt Marsh, focusing on the characteristics that define each including plant and animal life.
SCHEDULE: Winter Camp Week 2-Find Your Habitat
Register online above or call 305-235-1668 ext. 233.
Before care: 7:30 am – 9:00 am
Sign in: 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Sign out: 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
After care: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm (additional $10 per day)
Pick up after 6:00 pm (additional $15 per day)
Camp sessions include a variety of indoor & outdoor activities! Be sure to bring a backpack with the following items:
- Lunch & snacks
- Refillable water bottle
- Closed toe shoes (no Crocs)
- Change of clothes
- Sunblock & bug spray
- Hat & sunglasses
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