Okeeheelee Nature Center is offering two one-week summer camp programs for young nature-enthusiasts, ages 9-12, to explore the unique habitats here in south Florida. Activities will include field trips, animal encounters, crafts and games.
Marine Science Camp:June 16-20: This week will focus on the coastal ecosystem here in Florida! Field trips include: Florida Oceanographic Society, the River Center, and MacArthur Beach State Park.
Fabulous Florida Camp:August 4-8: This week will focus on taking action to help keep Florida fabulous! Field trips include McCarthy’s Wildlife Sanctuary, Resource Depot, and Hobe Sound Nature Center.
Camps run 9:00 am-4:00 pm Monday through Friday, and cost $150 per week.
Registration opens April 26 at 10:00 am and is open until filled. Register at the nature center, 7715 Forest Hill Blvd., west of West Palm Beach, during regular operating hours. Payment and birth certificate are required at the time of registration.