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EnviroVentures Day Camp
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Campers check out the rosemary in the Education Garden.

Camp at Piedmont Park provide a healthy and engaging activity schedule for campers ages 5-15.  EnviroVentures Camp is designed for campers ages 5-10.  Our half-day program is available for campers ages 5 and 6.  Our Counselor in Training program is designed for campers ages 11-15. 

Registration opens on January 1, 2016.  We offer an early registration discount of $20 per week of camp for those who register between January 1, 2016 and January 14, 2016.  Our camp fills quickly; to ensure your spot and take advantage of our early registration discount, be sure to register early!

Campers looking at wildlife card.

Piedmont Park Conservancy is excited to offer a summer full of EnviroVentures for your children! EnviroVentures Summer Camp includes a variety of programs and activities focusing on experiential learning through active and educational programs.

EnviroVentures Summer Camp is offered to campers ages 5-10. Due to Georgia Department of Early Learning regulations we cannot accept any campers who will not be 5 years old before the program start date.

Girls ready to ride bikes on Wheels Friday.

Each EnviroVentures Summer Camp session features outdoor sports and recreation, exploration of the park’s wetlands and lake, Wheels Day Fridays(bring your bike or scooter!), arts and crafts, park stewardship, special programs and much more! During our EnviroVentures Summer Camp all full day campers participate in daily swimming at our Aquatics Center.

New for 2016!  Half day program for campers ages 5 and 6 who aren’t quite ready for a full day of camp.  Half day campers enjoy the same themed activities and science exploration in a shorter camp day.  Our half day campers do not swim due to time constraints. 

2016 Weekly Themes

June 6-10: Into the Wild
Kick off your summer with a week full of exploration in the park.  We will learn about the different habitats in the park and study the plants and animals that live here. 

June 13-17: Mammal Madness
This week is all about our furry friends that call Georgia home.  From bears to coyotes and raccoons, discover their habitats, learn what they eat and uncover their awesome adaptations. 

June 20-24: Mad Scientist
Get messy with us as we learn about the scientific method through awesome experiments.  This week will be full of hands on science discovery that shows us just how fun science can be!

June 27-July 1: Outstanding Oceans
Dive into a week of ocean exploration with us as we discover the animals that live in our oceans and the amazing ocean food web.  We will also learn what we can do to protect the oceans in our own communities.

July 5-8: Slime and Scales **4 Day Week**
Slither into a week of learning all about reptiles and amphibians!  We will discover why they are slimy and scaly, what they eat and what types of habitats they need. 

July 11-15: Edible Explorations
Join us for a tasty week of camp as we explore the science of food! We will make solar ovens, learn about edible plants in the forest and those we’ve planted in our education garden. 

July 18-22: Nature Detectives
Explore the park with us to see what mysteries we can uncover. Join us as we work to solve some of nature's mysteries.  We'll use the scientific method to explain why things float, fly and change.

July 25-29: Birds and Bugs
This week we'll be studying those that buzz and fly! Join us as we investigate bugs and birds throughout the park.  Learn how these two awesome groups of creatures play an important role in our ecosystem.

Camp Location:
  Piedmont Park Conservancy Community Center
1071 Piedmont Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30309

Camp Hours:
  Drop Off - 
Camp in Session - 
Pick Up - 
After Care - 
5:00pm-6:00pm *$50 fee required per week*

New for 2016!!!  A half day option for campers ages 5 and 6 who aren’t quite ready for a full day of camp.  Half day campers are picked up between 12:00pm and 1:00pm.

Be sure to review our parent handbook to become familiar with camp rules and policies and to read our frequently asked questions.  Please be sure you are aware of our policies before finalizing your registration.

Campers playing in the Legacy Fountain in Piedmont Park.

EnviroVentures Summer Camp - June 6 through July 29
Regular Rates:  $250/week - full day campers
$160/week - half day campers (5-6 year olds only)
**The week of July 5-8 is a 4 day week and is prorated to a cost of $200(full day campers) and $120(half day campers)**

PPC Member Rates:  PPC Members Receive a $20 Discount
Member pricing is available for Piedmont Park Conservancy Members at the Family Membership level and above. Get information on becoming a Piedmont Park Conservancy Member.

Counselor in Training Program
Our Counselor in Training program is a great option for those campers ages 11-15 that are interested in gaining work experience and earning volunteer hours.  The hours for the Counselor in Training program are the same as our regular camp hours.  There is a fee of $175 per week of camp for the Counselors in Training which covers a camp t-shirt, training and regular supervision.  Applications for this program will be posted in January 2016. 

For more information or questions about our Counselor in Training program or EnviroVentures Summer Camp, please email Louise Harris at lharris@piedmontpark.org or call 404.875.7275 x326.

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Piedmont Park Conservancy
P.O. Box 7795
Atlanta, GA 30357-0795
404.875.7275 (PARK)
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