Above: Promotional graphic for 2011 Summer Day Camps at Chula Vista Nature Center
Sign up today for a fun, safe and educational nature experience for your child! Register in person or call 619.409.5900!
Trip to the Tropics */** NEW- This summer only!
June 27-July 1, 9:00-12:30; July 18-22, 1:00-4:30
We’ll explore the creatures of coral reefs during this mini vacation to the tropics. Through the new "Art Aquatic" exhibit, we will dive into the colorful world of tropical fish, take a beach walk and uncover the secrets of sea turtles. $108 ($102 for members)
Built to Hunt * June 27-July 1, 1:00-4:30
Predators are amazing! We’ll investigate eagles, sharks, lionfish and some creatures that are sure to surprise you. From talons to teeth, we’ll explore the many tricks predators have up their sleeves. $108 ($102 for members)
July 6-8, 9:00-4:00
The perfect camp for budding biologists! On Wednesday, we’ll track wildlife and explore life under the microscope. Thursday, we’ll feed sharks and meet sea turtles up-close. Friday is for the birds as we see what it takes to care for eagles, owls and endangered clapper rails. Being a biologist has never been more fun! $125 ($119 for members)
July 18-22, 9:00-12:30
Prey animals are built tough for survival! From speed to camouflage we will explore how the animal kingdom tries NOT to get eaten. $108 ($102 for members)
*Trip to the Tropics (1st session) can be combined with Built to Hunt to make a full day of camp.
**Awesome Armor can be combined with Trip to the Tropics (2nd session) to make a full day of camp.
Register Early! Day camp programs are filled on a first paid, first served basis. Registration accepted by phone (619) 409-5900 or in person at the Chula Vista Nature Center, daily 10 am- 5 pm. Full registration must be paid in order to reserve a space. Children who do not meet the age/grade requirements for programs will not be enrolled.
Program Cancelation Policy: No refunds will be given for cancellations less than 7 days prior to the program start date. For cancellations made more than 7 days prior to the first date of program, an 80% refund will be given. CVNC reserves the right to cancel any program. In the event that CVNC cancels a program, all program fees will be refunded. Programs are held rain or shine.
*NEW for 2011! Camp T-shirts are available for $10. Specify size at registration.