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893 West St (Rt 90)
Rockport, ME 04856

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    2017 Summer Ecology Camps at Merryspring!

    Knox-Lincoln Soil & Water Conservation District and Merryspring Nature Center are offering two, week-long Summer Ecology Camps.


    Camp sessions are mornings from Mon-Fri:  
       -- Eco-Explorers: ages 7-9;  June 26-30, 2017 from 8:45 am to noon
       -- Little Sprouts: ages 4-6; July 17-21, 2017 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am

    Both sessions are held at Merryspring Nature Center at 30 Conway Road in Camden, ME and will be led by Rebecca Jacobs of Knox-Lincoln SWCD and Brett Willard of Merryspring Nature Center

    Eco-Explorers: June 26-30, 2017 from 8:45am to noon

    Eco-Explorers is a half-day program designed for children ages 7-9. During the week-long program, campers will receive an introduction to natural resources, ecology, and wildlife through games, hands-on learning activities, nature hikes, nature observation, and gardening.

     

    Snacks and water will be provided. Participating children should be prepared for weather, insects, allergies, and being outside.

     

    Little Sprouts: July 17-21, 2017 from 9:00 am to 11:30 am

      

    The second session of Ecology Camp is two-&-one-half hours and designed for children ages 4-6. During the weeklong program, children will receive an introduction to natural resources, ecology, and wildlife through games, hands-on learning activities, nature hikes, nature observation, and gardening.

     

    Snacks and water will be provided. Participating children should be prepared for weather, insects, allergies, and being outside. 

    Download a registration form here: Summer Ecology Camps

    Scholarships

    There are a limited number of need-based scholarships available.
    For scholarship information, please contact Rebecca Jacobs at rebecca@knox-lincoln.org or 207 596 2040.

    For more information about camps in general:

        Brett Willard, Merryspring Nature Center  207-236-2239; education@merryspring.org
        Rebecca Jacobs, Knox-Lincoln SWCD  207-596-2040; rebecca@knox-lincoln.org