Posts Tagged ‘day camp’

Summer camp registration is open!

Photo of a girl holding a bunny

If you’re looking forward to summer, start planning by registering your children for summer day camps at the Dickinson County Nature Center in Okoboji. “I love our summer camps because of the diversity of activities we are able to offer to campers,” said Bryanna Kuhlman, environmental education coordinator. “We plan activities for every kind of…

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No School Day camp

Event Phone: 712-336-6352


  • No School Day camp
    March 18, 2019
    8:30 am - 3:30 pm

On a day when your child doesn’t have school, send him or her to the Dickinson County Nature Center for fun with our naturalists! Pre-register elementary-aged students beginning Jan. 14.

Camps will be held 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 1 and 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 18. Registration is separate for each day camp and costs $20 per student, per camp. There is a maximum of 20 students per session, so make sure to sign up early!

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No School Day camp

Event Phone: 712-336-6352


  • No School Day camp
    March 1, 2019
    8:30 am - 3:30 pm

On a day when your child doesn’t have school, send him or her to the Dickinson County Nature Center for fun with our naturalists! Pre-register elementary-aged students beginning Jan. 14.

Camps will be held 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 1 and 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 18. Registration is separate for each day camp and costs $20 per student, per camp. There is a maximum of 20 students per session, so make sure to sign up early!

Find more details here.

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Camp registration is filling fast

Photo of a naturalist and kids looking at a compass plant

Get ready to dig into adventure at the Dickinson County Nature Center this summer. Online registration is now open for youth summer camps at the nature center in Okoboji, and there is plenty of fun in store for kids who participate. “We like to provide summer camps because we think it teaches kids different ways…

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Active Adventurers camp (ages 8-9)

Event Phone: 7123366352


  • August 14, 2018 - August 15, 2018
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • August 15, 2018
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

This two-day camp will allow students to participate in outdoor activities and build skills they can use throughout their lives. Try out camping skills; learn how to identify birds; play disc golf and much more.

Registration fees are $50 for Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County members or $60 for non-members and include a free T-shirt and snack each day. Please bring a sack lunch.

*Maximum of 15 campers

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Dig Into Adventure camp (ages 6-7)


  • July 31, 2018
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • August 1, 2018
    9:00 am - 3:00 pm

In this two-day camp for ages 6-7, students will dig deeper into the world of rocks, dinosaurs and early Iowa history. Learn through hands-on activities and observations, plus, spend plenty of time outdoors!

Registration fees are $50 for Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County members or $60 for non-members and include a free T-shirt and snack each day. Please bring a sack lunch.

*Maximum of 15 campers

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Nature’s Fortress camp (ages 4-5)


  • July 17, 2018
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • July 18, 2018
    9:00 am - 1:00 pm

In this two-day camp, kids ages 4-5 will learn about different habitat types and the animals that live in them through active play and adventure. Plus, they will be introduced to some of the live animal ambassadors that live at the Dickinson County Nature Center.

Registration fees are $40 for Conservation Foundation of Dickinson County members or $50 for non-members and include a free T-shirt and a snack each day.

*Maximum of 15 campers

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Nature Kids (ages 6-7)

Event Phone: 7123366352


  • Nature Kids (ages 6-7)
    July 18, 2016 - July 20, 2016
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

1-4 p.m. July 18-20

We are all part of nature. During this three-day camp, explore everything outside!

Registration prices include a T-shirt.

*Please make sure to completely finish the registration process and be taken back to the main page after exiting PayPal so the registration is finished. If you do not wait until the process concludes, your registration will not be finalized. Thank you!

*A minimum of five campers is required for the camp to be held.

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Nature Kids (ages 4-5)

Event Phone: 7123366352


  • Nature Kids (ages 4-5)
    July 18, 2016 - July 20, 2016
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm

9 a.m.-noon July 18-20

We are all part of nature. During this three-day camp, explore everything outside!

Registration prices include a T-shirt.

*Please make sure to completely finish the registration process and be taken back to the main page after exiting PayPal so the registration is finished. If you do not wait until the process concludes, your registration will not be finalized. Thank you!

*A minimum of five campers is required for the camp to be held.

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Kayaking Adventures (ages 13-18)

Event Phone: 7123366352


  • Kayaking Adventures (ages 13-18)
    June 22, 2016 - June 23, 2016
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm

8:30 a.m.-noon June 22-23

In this two-day camp, children will learn the basics of kayaking, how to safely pilot a kayak and paddling techniques.

Registration prices include a T-shirt.

*Please make sure to completely finish the registration process and be taken back to the main page after exiting PayPal so the registration is finished. If you do not wait until the process concludes, your registration will not be finalized. Thank you!

*A minimum of five campers is required for the camp to be held.

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