E-K Monarchs.jpgEco-Kids is a three-day mini-camp especially for children ages 4–5 years old, in which they learn about a variety of topics through crafts, hikes, stories, snacks and other activities.

Fee: $25/child/program

Preregistration is required. To check for space availability, you may call the Blue Jay Center for Environmental Education at 919-870-4330. To register, you will need to submit a completed registration form and payment by mail or in person.

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Rocks for Tots
Feb. 8, 10 & 12, 1–3 p.m.
Discover the differences between rocks and minerals, find out how fossils are formed, and learn about the forces that form our earth.
 
Weather Wonders
Feb. 29, March 2 & 4, 1–3 p.m.
Weather affects all of us! Learn about the many different types of weather in our area, from winter storms to sunny spring days.
 
Eco-Kids Animal Babies AM (Track 1, trad)
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. 
 
Eco-Kids Animal Babies PM (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. 
 
Eco-Kids Aquatic Adventures AM (Track 4, trad)
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! 
 
Eco-Kids Aquatic Adventures PM (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! 
 
Eco-Kids Incredible Insects (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.