Eco-Kids is a 3-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.
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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(There are no Eco-Kid mini-camps in April and May so Blue Jay staff can focus on Songbird Celebration preparations and end-of-school-year field trips!)
Birds of Blue Jay (Track 1, homeschool)
June 10, 12 & 14, 9–11 a.m. or 1–3 p.m.
Birds are special at Blue Jay! We’ll learn what makes a bird a bird, how to identify different bird songs, and how different birds “earn a living.”
Bug-A-Boos (Track 4, traditional, homeschool)
July 8, 10 & 12, 9–11 a.m. or 1–3 p.m.
Everyone loves bugs . . . right? If you don’t now, you will after we get up-close and personal with these cool critters. We will spend the week exploring various habitats for bugs.
Summer Sun-sations (Track 3, traditional, homeschool)
August 12, 14 & 16, 1–3 p.m.
Unlock the mysteries of the sun! Learn how the sun affects our everyday lives – from its role in other cultures to today’s uses of solar energy. Enjoy sun-sational crafts, solar snacks and more.