To check for space availability, contact the Blue Jay Center for Environmental Education by phone at 919-870-4330 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. To register, you will need to include a completed registration form
and payment by mail or in person.
Eco-Kids Birds of Blue Jay for ages 4-5 (track 1, homeschool)
June 10, 12, & 14 9 – 11am or 1 – 3pm
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.” $25/child
Bird Bonanza for ages 6-8 (track 1, traditional and homeschool)
June 17, 19 & 21 9 – Noon or 1 - 4pm
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, doing crafts and having thematic snacks during a week that is truly “for the birds”. $36/child
My Side of the Point for ages 9-12 (track 1, traditional and homeschool)
June 24, 26 & 28 9 – 3pm
Ever read My Side of the Mountain and thought you’d like to be able to identify plants, track animals, know bird song, or feel at home in the forest? Join other young naturalists for a week exploring forest and field. $72/child includes staff supervision, daily snacks, and a loaner copy of My Side of the Mountain. You provide lunch!
Eco-Kids Bug-A-Boos for ages 4-5 (track 4, traditional, homeschool)
July 8 10, & 12 9 – 11am or 1 – 3 pm
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. $25/child
Critter Capers for ages 6-8 (track 4, traditional and homeschool)
July 15, 17 & 19 9 – 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, play games and enjoy thematic snacks. $36/child.
Eco-Kids Summer Sun-sations for ages 4-5 (track 3, traditional, homeschool)
August 12, 14, & 16 1 – 3 pm
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. $25/child