Summer Camps at Cleveland Botanical Garden

Holden Forest & Gardens Summer Camps 2019

Cleveland Botanical Garden

Garden Discovery Camp

Campers will enjoy stories, scavenger hunts, stories, crafts and games during this hands-on, nature-based day camp.

Session 1: 
Date: Monday– Friday, June 10 - 14 
Time: 9am - Noon 
Location: Cleveland Botanical Garden 
Instructor:  Education staff 
Cost: $130 per child member; $160 per child nonmember 
Ages: K - 2

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Session 2: 
Date: Monday– Friday, June 17 - 21 
Time: 9am - Noon 
Location: Cleveland Botanical Garden 
Instructor:  Education staff 
Cost: $130 per child member; $160 per child nonmember 
Ages: K - 2

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The Holden Arboretum

The Arboretum Experience

This summer camp allows campers to experience the Arboretum and explore some of the 3,500 acres with hikes and nature activities.

Date: Monday– Friday, June 24 - 28
Time: 9am - 3pm
Location: Holden Arboretum
Instructor:  Education staff
Cost: $150 per child member; $180 per child nonmember
Ages: Children entering grades 5-7

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Nature Quest

Activities include nature hikes, climbing the Kalberer Emergent Tower and Murch Canopy Walk, art projects, field games and much more. A daily snack is provided.

Session 1: Children entering grades 1-2
Date: Monday– Friday, July 8 - 12
Time: 9am - 3pm
Location: Holden Arboretum
Instructor:  Education staff
Cost: $130 per child member; $160 per child nonmember

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Session 2: Children entering grades 3-5
Date: Monday– Friday, July 22 - 26
Time: 9am - 3pm
Location: Holden Arboretum
Instructor:  Education staff
Cost: $130 per child member; $160 per child nonmember

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Working with Nature

Campers get a hands-on look at what professionals do in the fields of conservation, research, horticulture and forestry.

Date: Monday – Friday, July 15 - 19
Time: 9am - 3pm
Location: Holden Arboretum
Instructor: Education staff
Cost: $150 per child member; $180 per child nonmember
Ages: Children entering grades 6 - 9

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Overnight Adventure

This fun-filled three-day experience includes canoeing, swimming, rock climbing, a ropes course, zip-lining and more.

Date: Wednesday – Friday, Aug. 7 - 9
Time: 8am Wednesday - 4pm Friday
Location: Holden Arboretum and Red Oak Camp
Instructor: Red Oak Camp and Education staff
Cost: $210 per child member; $230 per child nonmember *fees include all meals, cabin lodging and programming
Ages: Children entering grades 6-8

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