Family experiencing aquarium touch pool Butterflies in exhibit Fish family in exhibit swimming stingray Butterfly pollinating a flower Flower with dew drops on it
Family experiencing aquarium touch pool Butterflies in exhibit Fish family in exhibit swimming stingray Butterfly pollinating a flower Flower with dew drops on it

Summer Explorer Camps

The Butterfly House & Aquarium is a year-round tropical oasis, with fun around every corner!

  • Enjoy up-close animal encounters, play games, make crafts and tour the Butterfly House & Aquarium.
  • Receive a free souvenir penny and draw-string bag!
  • Pricing for Spring Break and Explorer camps are $35 or $30 (Member Pricing)  

  • Junior Biologist/Aquarist Camps are $60 or $55 (Member pricing) 

  • Advanced Registration is required and registration is non-refundable.  

  • Registration is online. To register, click on the date you want your child to attend.  Class size minimum is three. (If class is canceled due to size, switching to a different camp date or a refund will be offered.)         

  •  Connecting Kids Certificates available, call to find out if your child qualifies. 

Explorer Camps 5-6 years - all camps are from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - Colors & Camo – Campers will enjoy learning about amazing protection methods used by animals from the oceans and rainforests. 

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 -  Nature, Recycling and You! - Campers will learn interesting ways that animals recycle in nature; along with, easy ways they can recycle too!      

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - Disgusting Science!- Campers will learn about disgusting things in nature and have fun experimenting too!            

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - Oceans & Rainforests- All Around You! - Campers will learn about rainforests and oceans, why they are important, and how the ocean and rainforest impacts their everyday lives.           

Explorer Camps 7-8 years - all camps are from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 -  Colors & Camo – Campers will enjoy learning about amazing protection methods used by animals from the oceans and rainforests.                           

Wednesday, July 19, 2017  -  Nature, Recycling and You! - Campers will learn interesting ways that animals recycle in nature; along with, easy ways they can recycle too!                      

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - Disgusting Science!- Campers will learn about disgusting things in nature and have fun experimenting too!               

Thursday, August 24, 2017 - Oceans & Rainforests- All Around You! - Campers will learn about rainforests and oceans, why they are important, and how the ocean and rainforest impacts their everyday lives.           

Explorer Camp 9-11 years - all camps are from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - Colors & Camo – Campers will enjoy learning about amazing protection methods used by animals from the oceans and rainforests.                             

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - Nature, Recycling and You! - Campers will learn interesting ways that animals recycle in nature; along with, easy ways they can recycle too!                     

Friday, August 11, 2017 - Disgusting Science!- Campers will learn about disgusting things in nature and have fun experimenting too!            

Wednesday, August 30, 2017 -  Oceans & Rainforests- All Around You! - Campers will learn about rainforests and oceans, why they are important, and how the ocean and rainforest impacts their everyday lives.                     

Junior Biologist/Aquarist Camp 12-15 years – Content Similar For both camps - both camps are from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday, June 21, 2017                 

Thursday, July 13, 2017                    

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Explorer Camp 9-11 years

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