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2016 Blue Jay Summer Mini-Camps

To check for space availability, contact the Blue Jay Center for Environmental Education by phone at 919-870-4330 or by emailing bluejaypoint@wakegov.com. To register, you will need to include a completed registration form and payment by mail or in person.
 
Bird Bonanza Mini-Camp AM  for ages 6–8 years (Track 1, trad)
June 13, 15 & 17, 9 a.m.–noon 
Learn to identify birds by sight and sound, and find out how to make your backyard into a wildlife sanctuary. Get to know other junior bird enthusiasts while hiking, playing games, and doing crafts during a week that is truly "for the birds." $36/child for all three sessions
 
Bird Bonanza Mini-Camp PM  for ages 6–8 years (Track 1, trad)
June 13, 15 & 17, 14 p.m.
Learn to identify birds by sight and sound, and find out how to make your backyard into a wildlife sanctuary. Get to know other junior bird enthusiasts while hiking, playing games, and doing crafts during a week that is truly "for the birds." $36/child for all three sessions
 
Eco-Kids Animal Babies AM for ages 45 years (Track 1, trad)
(this camp is currently FULL, but you can waitlist)
June 20, 22 & 24, 9–11 a.m.
Animal babies come in many forms, from the cute fox kit to the interesting larvae of dragonflies. Come learn about the similarities and differences of the many different animal babies. $25/child for all three sessions.   
 
Eco-Kids Animal Babies PM for ages 45 years (Track 1, trad)
June 20, 22 & 24, 1–3 p.m.
Animal babies come in many forms, from the cute fox kit to the interesting larvae of dragonflies. Come learn about the similarities and differences of the many different animal babies. $25/child for all three sessions
 
Blue Jay Explorers Mini-Camp for ages 912 years (Trad)
June 27, 29 and July 1, 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
From the sun and stars to Global Positioning Systems (GPS) join us as we progress through time to learn how explorers have used tools to find their way through our world. We will use these tools to become skilled in such activities as letterboxing and geocaching while we explore the wilds of Blue Jay Point County Park.
$72/child for all three sessions
 
Eco-Kids Aquatic Adventures AM ages 4–5 years (Track 4, trad)
(this camp is currently FULL, but you can waitlist)
July 11, 13 & 15, 9–11 a.m.
Frogs and newts and water bugs – oh my! Meet many kinds of aquatic critters as we explore Blue Jay Point’s pond, streams and shores of Falls Lake. We'll also spend time learning about all things aquatic through crafts, stories, snacks and more! $25/child for all three sessions
 
Eco-Kids Aquatic Adventures PM ages 4–5 years (Track 4, trad)
July 11, 13 & 15, 1–3 p.m.
Frogs and newts and water bugs – oh my! Meet many kinds of aquatic critters as we explore Blue Jay Point’s pond, streams and shores of Falls Lake. We'll also spend time learning about all things aquatic through crafts, stories, snacks and more! $25/child for all three sessions
 
Critter Capers Mini-Camp AM  for ages 6–8 years (Track 4, trad)
(this camp is currently FULL, but you can waitlist)
July 18, 20 & 22, 9 a.m.–noon
Have a blast while exploring the fields, forests and streams at Blue Jay Point. We'll learn about mammals, insects, reptiles and amphibians as we hike, do crafts, and play games. $36/child for all three sessions.   
 
Critter Capers Mini-Camp PM  for ages 6–8 years (Track 4, trad)
July 18, 20 & 22, 1–4 p.m.
Have a blast while exploring the fields, forests and streams at Blue Jay Point. We'll learn about mammals, insects, reptiles and amphibians as we hike, do crafts, and play games. $36/child for all three sessions
 
Eco-Kids Incredible Insects PM ages 4–5 years (Track 3, trad)
Aug. 8, 10 & 12, 1–3 p.m.
Ladybugs, butterflies and dragonflies are just some of the amazing insects that live all around us. How are they alike? How are they different? Come explore Blue Jay Point habitats as we seek them out. Listen to creepy-crawly stories, make some critter crafts and enjoy yummy buggy snacks. $25/child for all three sessions.  (This session has just one space left!)

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